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What's happening in Marfa, Texas

No matter the time of year, there's always something happening in Marfa. The calendar provided here is just a sampling of the possibilities that await. Check out our overview of Annual Events in Marfa, Texas to discover some of the beloved local traditions that make Marfa a destination like no other.

(Dates and details are sometimes subject to change, so we suggest you check with the event organizer or venue before planning travel around an event.)

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March 2019

Performance: Carson McHone

March 8 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
USO Building, 302 S. Highland Ave
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Austin-based singer-songwriter, Carson McHone, invites you to a free show at Marfa's Historic USO Building. For more information, go to: https://www.ninemiletouring.com/cm.html

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Exhibition: William Benton presented by Marfa Book Co.

March 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Marfa Book Company, 105 South Highland Avenue
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Marfa Book Co. is presenting a small exhibition of paintings and hand-made illustrated books by William Benton, author of the books "Madly", "Eye Contact," and "Backlit" among many others. The books are small, generally consisting of 20 or so pages, and have a ton of charm and no fussiness. The books range widely in theme and subject, from a reprinting of the 18th-century poem, My Cat Joeffry, featuring new illustrations which Benton made to accompany the poem, to a sweet tale about a…

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Lannan Reading: Deborah Eisenberg presented by Marfa Book Co.

March 10 @ 6:00 pm
Crowley Theater, 98 S Austin St
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Deborah Eisenberg, one of the finest short story writers now working, will read from her work. Eisenberg's most recent publication is "Your Duck is My Duck". It's fantastic. A recipient of a Genius Grant, a Guggenheim, and a Whiting Award, Esienberg's previous publication, a Collected Stories, won the PEN / FAULKNER Award for Fiction.

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Sunset Soundtracks: Topographies presented by El Cosmico

March 10 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
El Cosmico, 802 S. Highland Ave.
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Formed by Gray Tolhurst (Gray Tolhurst, Coo Coo Birds), Jeremie Ruest (Cerf Volant, Your Friend, Lavender Blush), Justin Oronos (Solip), and Lauren Grubb (Minipop, To The Wedding) in 2017, the band meshes the crushingly loud guitars and hushed vocals of 90’s shoegaze with the urgency and mechanical rhythms of post-punk. Their debut EP was recorded and produced at New, Improved Recording in Oakland, California by Alexis Berthelot (Gojira, Wolfgang Tillmans, Enablers) in late 2017. They are currently at work on…

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Sunset Soundtracks: Zoo Animal presented by El Cosmico

March 13 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
El Cosmico, 802 S. Highland Ave.
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Minneapolis musician Holly Hansen has been performing with a rotating cast of players as Zoo Animal since 2008. Some songs a tender ballad, others a stern talking to. Holly is no stranger to a dynamic conversation with her audience. With comparisons to The Pixies to Cat Power to Lou Reed, she manages to maintain a cohesive performance with whoever joins her that night.

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Music: Blan Scott Band

March 14 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Come out to the Lost Horse Saloon to see the Blan Scott Band. A full-band performance on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 9:00 pm.

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Art Opening: Reed Anderson presented by Marfa Book Co.

March 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Marfa Book Company, 105 South Highland Avenue
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Marfa Book Co. presents a small group of works by the artist Reed Anderson under the title, "Sound to Signal". Works in ripstop nylon, along with related drawings, it will be on view in the bookstore over the next few weeks.

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Big Bang Bingo at El Cosmico

March 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
El Cosmico, 802 S. Highland Ave.
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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El Cosmico invites you to Big Bang Bingo from 7-10pm. Grab a drink at the Highland House and get ready to shout! A portion of the proceeds will go to a monthly rotating charity. Bingo cards are $2 per board. This event is free to attend.  

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Artist Talk: Reed Anderson presented by Marfa Book Co.

March 16 @ 6:00 pm
Crowley Theater, 98 S Austin St
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Reed Anderson will discuss "Sound to Signal".

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Lannan Reading & Book Release: Kerry Howley presented by Marfa Book Co

March 17 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Crowley Theater, 98 S Austin St
Marfa, TX 79843 United States
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Lannan Reading: Kerry Howley, the author of Thrown, a New York Times Notable Book selection, and New York Times Editor's Pick, will be reading from her work at the Crowley Theater.   Book Release: After Howley's reading and reception, there will be a small book launch and reading at 300 S Kelly for NECK 2, the latest issue of the journal edited by Ryan Paradiso, a talented poet, and former MBCo employee.   Howley is an Assistant Professor at the University…

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