February 27, 2021  American Legion Post 653 February 27, 2021  American Legion Post 653 

American Legion Terlingua - HistoryAmerican Legion Terlingua Texas Post 653, the Last Outpost in the Big Bend. Open  6 days Noon to Close at TX Hwy 118 & Legion Road.

We are open for business and open to the public!

Thank you for logging onto the official website of Terlingua American Legion Post 653, located on Texas Highway 118, 20 miles north of Study Butte and 60 miles south of Alpine. ALP653 welcomes all bikers and motorcyclists, tourists and travellers as well as all veterans and local residents! We offer cold beer and soft drinks, tea and coffee, snacks and hot food plus a killer jukebox when we’re open, and the best free WiFi (free Wi-Fi Internet access) in the West Texas Rio Grande Big Bend Valley even when we’re not. You’ll find our hours of operation and WiFi access info posted on our shaded front patio. When the front door’s open, YOU are invited to come on in, grab a seat or step up to the bar, and enjoy the following:


Budweiser, Bud Light, Miller Lite, Tecate, Natural Light

PBR, Lone Star, Coors Light, Miller High Life, Natural Lite, Busch

Not Your Fathers Root Beer


Coke, Diet Coke, Dr. Pepper, Diet Dr. Pepper, 7-Up, Diet 7-Up

Root Beer, Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Sprite, Ginger Ale

Arizona Iced Tea, Starbucks Frappuccino

Brewed Fresh Hot Coffee, Ice Cold Bottled Water


Lays Classic, BBQ, Doritos, Cheetos and more Potato Chips


Beef & Bean, Chicken or Bean & Cheese Burritos

Hamburgers, Cheeseburgers, Hot Dogs, Chili Dogs, Corn Dogs

Tombstone Pizza (several toppings available)