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Texas Music Hour of Power !!LIVE!! Saturday 7/29

* THE SPECTACLE RETURNS * Make your plans to join us for Joe Nick Patoski’s Texas Music Hour of Power * LIVE * from the studios of Marfa Public Radio and Patio Party. Sat. 6 to 9 this Sat. 7/29. … Continue reading

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Western Swing Dance w/ Bobby Flores August 26th!

Grammy Award-winning Western swing fiddle player and acclaimed Texas musician Bobby Flores, with his six-piece Yellow Rose band, will be coming to Marfa’s USO Building August 26th. Doors are at 8pm, show and dance runs from 9pm till midnight.

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West Texas residents become U.S. citizens at Fort Davis naturalization ceremony

Eleven West Texas residents became U.S. citizens Monday during a naturalization ceremony at the Fort Davis Historic Site.

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Does the Rise of Airbnb Mean Fewer Housing Options for Marfa Residents?

Home rental websites like Airbnb and VRBO have gotten hugely popular over recent years, but as the market for short-term rentals grows across the country, people are concerned about how that’s affecting long-term housing options. The research is just getting started, but the impact … Continue reading

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Robert Irwin Brings ‘Big’ To Texas With Permanent Art Installation

The 87-year-old conceptual artist unveils a large-scale installation of his work in Marfa, Texas, this week. He’s spent his career creating site-specific art that often treats light as its subject.

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Wildfire Burning in Mountains South of Fort Davis

This is a developing story. We’ll update this post with information as we receive it. Monday, March 30, 3:30 pm The wildfire in the Puertacitas Mountains south of Fort Davis and north of Marfa has essentially come under containment, as of Monday afternoon. The … Continue reading

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Texas Tornados in Marfa Saturday Night – Show to Benefit KXWT

Join us in Marfa this Saturday night (7/26) for a show by the legendary Texas Tornados with Flaco Jiménez, presented by the Viva Big Bend Music Festival. Part of the proceeds from the show go to support your local, non-profit public radio station. Come … Continue reading

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Annual Sweethearts Ball and Silent Auction in Marfa

This year, KXWT’s sister station, Marfa Public Radio, is proud to host the annual Sweethearts Valentines Ball & Silent Auction at the historic Hotel Paisano in Marfa. The ball takes place on Saturday, February 9th at 8pm. Join us in Marfa for an elegant evening of … Continue reading

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