Annual Fourth of July Dance and BBQ at Post Park (AKA Fort Pena Colorado Park)
3 PM to 1 AM on Saturday, July 01, 2017
The 4th of July Dance is one of the most popular events in Brewster County as well as having the distinction of being the longest running. It is held every year at the Post Park on the Saturday closest to the 4th of July.
Entertainment provided by Craig Carter and his Spur of the Moment Band
All proceeds benefit the Marathon ISD Booster Club
The weekend of the 4th of July Dance coincides with the Chili Cook-Off held at the Marathon Motel. So if you haven’t had enough and looking for more activity, please join us at the Cook-Off!
Schedule: BBQ starts at noon until 3:00pm Dance begins at 9:00pm until 1:00am Suggested Donation
Getting here can be half the fun, but not if you don’t plan well. Big Bend is one of the most remote areas of the lower 48 states.