Where to Stay
We have setup special room blocks at several hotels in Palestine listed below. The room block will not only lock in a better rate, but also help the city keep track of how many people stayed in hotels. When calling any of our partner hotels below, please mention you are with the event and would like to be in the room block. You can also book rooms as an add-on through our registration page.
Limited to 25 rooms total, 10 of which are already reserved as of 08/05/21.
Limited to 25 rooms total
An awesome historic hotel in downtown Palestine, TX only 4 blocks from the start/finish.
The rooms here are full suites with kitchens and most sleep 4 people.
Rooms here are very limited, if you want one, please reach out to Jean Mollard
Places to Eat
Palestine has a great selection of places to eat in and around the event site. These are just a couple of the places we'd recommend, but of course you are welcome to explore the area on your own!
Located at the start/finish area, Pint & Barrel is a big supporter of the event. Packet pickup will be there Friday so it would be a good place to grab a bite.
The best Pie in Texas – worth getting a slice while your in town. Also happens to be located at the event site and also a big supporter of the event, Oxbow has all the scrummy baked goods to load up on for the weekend.
Open from 10 to 3 Saturday of the event. Check out their menu here
Fun Fact – the owner Breezy is one of the founders of the original El Camino 205 event almost 10 years ago!
Hint: What is new on Sunday’s route this year?