The Marfa Lights Festival will take place on Labor Day Weekend,  August 30th - September 1, 2019 around the historic Presidio County Courthouse. This will be the 33rd year for the festival.

The festival begins at 5:00 p.m. on Friday when food and craft vendors open their booths. Saturday morning starts with a parade down Highland Avenue at 10:00 a.m. There will be live music and entertainment throughout the weekend with a street dance on Friday night featuring Sauna and a concert Saturday night featuring Aztex and the Zach Romo Band. This year we are bringing back the Sunday night dance with Los Pecadores at the Marfa Activity Center. Tickets for the Sunday night dance will be $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased throughout the weekend at the beer booth. We will also have performances by L.E.D. Robots, Folklorico Dancers, Mariachi Santa Cruz, Primo and Beebe, Christina Gurrola, Ken Baucham, and Abe Mac Band along with the entertainment of DJ Chuy and the live broadcast of Tejano Sundays Radio Show with Robert Alvarez. As always, the Marfa Lights Festival promises lots of fun for the entire family. NO GLASS BOTTLES, NO COOLERS!!!!

Office hours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10 am - 2 pm. Please call 432-295-0509 or email: marfachamberofcommerce@gmail.com if you have any questions.

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2019 Marfa Lights t-shirt contest

We have a winner! Once again we would like to thank everyone who participated in the 2019 Marfa Lights Festival T-Shirt Contest. All of the entries were great and each participant should be proud of their design, however we could only choose one. This year’s winner is:


Joshua J. Knight

Joshua will be presented with his award at this year’s Marfa Lights Festival. We look forward to unveiling his design soon.

Gallery of 2018 Marfa Lights Festival