A one of a kind of festival event that combines Western films, pasta dinners and interstate train travel! The Colexico Experience Spaghetti & Westerns Festival is a celebration of Western culture and food that takes place each October in Colexico (where Southern Colorado meets Northern New Mexico).
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Schedule of Events Friday October 14th 5 PM: Box Office Opens at A.R. Mitchell Museum of Western Art 6 PM - 8 PM: Sauce-Off & Pasta Party w/ Live Entertainment
6 PM: Country/Western Karaoke
7 PM: Cowpoke Poetry with Lindy Simmons
8 PM: A Fistful of Tango - Silent film screening with LIVE Tango piano and dancing!
9 PM: Queens of Colexico: A Western Drag Show at The Well Hotel & Taproom 10 PM: Honky Tonk Hootenanny w/ Pirates of Peñasco at Trinidad Lounge Saturday October 15th 9 AM: Train Ride to Raton on Amtrak's Southwest Chief 11 AM: Western Film Screenings at Shuler Auditorium, El Raton & Isabel Castillo Event Center
Western Film Submissions - Vengeance Saloon, The Hanging of William Cane, The Bank Robbery & Return to Remembrance at Shuler Auditorium
Spaghetti Western - The Big Gundown at El Raton
ColexiKids Experience - Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron at Isabel Castillo Event Center
1 PM: Lunch Break 2 PM: Western Film Screenings at Shuler Auditorium, El Raton & Isabel Castillo Event Center
Western Film Submissions - Roller & Rook. at Shuler Auditorium
Cinema Classic - The Searchers at El Raton
ColexiKids Experience - Spirit: Untamed at Isabel Castillo Event Center
4 PM: Happy Hour at Gate City Craft Bar 4:30 PM: Train Ride to Trinidad on Amtrak's Southwest Chief 6 PM: Enigmatic Western Grindhouse of Wild Wild West at Sexy Grandma's Pizza & Tap 8 PM: Blazing Guns at Roaring Gulch - A LIVE Western Melodrama at Main Street LIVE 10 PM: Honky Tonk Hootenanny w/ The Roswells at Trinidad Lounge
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