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Luthier Michael Stevens

Custom guitar maker Michael Stevens has done repairs and custom work for guitar legends with the likes of Asleep at the Wheel’s Ray Benson, Stevie Ray and Jimmie Vaughan. He is most known for creating the Christopher Cross’ double neck … Continue reading

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Transpecos Guitars

Another place to stop for guitar repairs as well as for vintage and new guitars for sale is Transpecos Guitars. The shop has served the Big Bend region since 2002, but temporarily closed its doors after the passing of the … Continue reading

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RingTail Records

A choice selection of CDs, DVDs, and LPs. Located on the same block as the Granada Theater, RingTail Records is the record store in Far West Texas where you can find a variety of vinyl, cassettes and CDs, and occasionally … Continue reading

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Railroad Blues

Big Bend’s premier live music venue. World famous beer & wine tourist trap. Prolific music acts such as Jerry Jeff Walker, Del Castillo, Billy Joe Shaver and Kinky Friedman have graced the stage at Railroad Blues. The venue that sits … Continue reading

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Ole Crystal Bar

An 18+ family-friendly watering hole. A place where nobody is a stranger! TVs, pool, shuffle board, bands, inside and outside seating, and much more! A blast from Alpine’s past recently returned when Ole Crystal Bar was reopened in March 2017 … Continue reading

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Harry’s Tinaja

Beer & wine, beer garden, pool, darts, live music, wi-fi.

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Come and Take It BBQ

Oak-smoked brisket and pulled pork. Handmade smoked sausage. Homemade side dishes and desserts.  At Come and Take It BBQ, couples two-step while locals acts such as Anthony Ray Wright, The Swifts and Christine Cochran offer a side of music entertainment … Continue reading

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Holland Hotel

“The Holland Hotel prides itself on being West Texas Hospitality at its finest by offering the ultimate blend of hospitality, elegance, charm and history. Welcoming visitors since 1928, this Trost & Trost masterpiece offers a unique piece of West Texas … Continue reading

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