KRTS Events

Marfa Public Radio To Launch Host Exchange Program with WCAI of Cape Cod, Mass.

This public radio network in West Texas and WCAI in Woods Hole, Massachusetts, is separated by 2,300 miles. One radio station lies next to an ocean, the other sits in a desert. But in April, a public media exchange experiment called “Radio Hometown: Two … Continue reading

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Classical Concert to be Performed in Alpine This Weekend

Marfa Public Radio presents Marcus Thompson on viola and Doris Stevenson on piano this Sunday, January 17th  at 4 PM at St. James’ Episcopal Church in Alpine. The concert is put on by the Piatigorsky Foundation and will include compositions … Continue reading

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Fall Membership Drive Underway! October 22 – 30!

Our annual Fall Membership Drive is underway and runs through Friday, October 30 – get your contribution in now and keep independent, non-profit radio alive and well in Far West Texas! A lot of exciting things have happened over the … Continue reading

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Come See Our “New Home On the Range” and Kick Off the Fall Membership Drive!

The Fall Membership Drive is right around the corner – Thursday, October 22 – Friday, October 30 – and to celebrate, we’re inviting you to check out our “New Home on the Range” – our new studios in Marfa! Join … Continue reading

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Win a Wireless Bluetooth Speaker/FM Radio in this Fall’s Membership Drive!

We’re giving away a Geneva Model S Wireless Radio and Speaker! During the KRTS Fall Membership Drive – from Thursday, October 22 until Thursday, October 29 at noon – will be entered for a chance to win. It’s a white Geneva Labs Model S … Continue reading

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KRTS Presents: Classical Pianist Richard Dowling in Marfa

Join us for an evening of classical music from Texas-born pianist Richard Dowling in Marfa on Tuesday, February 24 at 7 PM.  Dowling has been hailed as “an especially impressive fine pianist.” Others have praised his work for its “impeccable control of colors … Continue reading

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We Did It! YOU Did It!

We’re so proud and happy to announce that this year’s Fall Fund Drive was a huge success – thanks to you!  Thanks to your tax-deductible contributions to this listener-supported station, we met our $50,000 goal for the week! This has in fact been our largest fall fundraising … Continue reading

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Fall Fund Drive Continues – Help Build our “New Home on the Range”

We’re just days away from the end of the Fall Fund Drive and we’re getting ever-closer to our $50,000 goal!  Huge thanks to everyone who’s already chipped in and endorsed the independent news, entertainment and culture that defines us here at … Continue reading

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Fall Fund Drive Update – We’ve Raised 63% of our Goal!

First things: a huge, huge thank you to everyone who’s supported us during our Fall Fund Drive. We’ve heard from towns and cities across West Texas, across the state and across the country. Every call we get reminds us just why … Continue reading

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Fall Fund Drive Rolls On – Match Opportunities Today

The drive rolls on today after a truly exciting and inspiring weekend of calls from our friends and fans. Thanks to everyone for helping us meet the $1,000 anonymous match we had on the table during Morning Edition. $2000 raised in just a few hours! … Continue reading

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