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West Fest
on Friday, September 18, 2015

 September 18th and 19th

Come and join us for one of Marathon's most popular events, The West Fest Cabrito and BBQ  Cookoff!

This year's event kicks off with a Friday Night Dance featuring the Craig Carter Band followed by a day of cooking and activities at the Post Park. $10.00/person entr; kids 12 and under Free.
Cookers pick up forms at Lechugilla Liquors, HD Emporium, or Big Bend Rv and Supplies, or print from our site, http://marathontexas.com/Events/index.php?westfest=yes
For more information, contact Della Shakelford at 432-208-0284 or Lyn Shakelford at 432-258-1898 or email, hdemporium@yahoo.com

Quilt Show
on Saturday, October 10, 2015

If you appreciate fine quilts, this event should not be missed! Located athe the Marathon Community Center and benefitting the community of Marathon, Some of the best quilters come to display their work!
For more information, contact Della Shakelford 432-208-0284 or Kathy Wallace 254-977-3951
For details of this event, please visit; www.marathontexas.com/events or click on the link at the top of the page.

Marathon 2 Marathon
on Saturday, October 24, 2015

The Marathon 2 Marathon is an annual event held in late October. This event consists of the full 26.2 mile Marathon, a 13.1 mile Half Marathon, a 6.2 mile 10K and a 3.1 mile 5K all sharing the same course on Hwy 385 north between Ft. Stockton and Marathon finishing in front of the Historic Gage Hotel in Downtown Marathon. Other activities included in this event is a pre-race pasta dinner, a Catfish Fry Fundraiser with live entertainment, an awards ceremony followed by a post race party with live entertainment. You don't have to be a runner to participate and enjoy this exciting event.
For more detailed information regarding this event, please visit us at www.marathon2marathon.net



Cowboy Social and Silent Auction
3:00-6:00PM on Sunday, November 01, 2015
The Cowboy Social and Silent Auction is one of the most popular events benefiting the Marathon Health Clinic. Bid on the many items donated for auction then, eat, drink and dance the afternoon away to the tunes of Craig Carter and the Spur of the Moment Band!
For more information, contact Della Shakelfod 432-208-0284