Big Bend 4th of July Parades

Big Bend 4th of July Parades

Celebrate the 4th in Big Bend country! Have fun at the 4th of July parades in Marathon and Terlingua!

GETTING HERE

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.

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Terlingua Oddities: Ships in the Desert?

Terlingua Oddities: Ships in the Desert?

Oh the sands of the desert. Where rocks protrude, reaching for the clear blue sky which allows the sun to caress the desolate waste. The camel, the ship of the desert, gracefully treads its way.

Night Life

Night Life

Along with a variety of dining options in Marathon, Big Bend National Park, Terlingua, Study Butte and Lajitas, there is a surprising night life with live music at several locations just about every weekend, almost nightly during busy seasons.