Lots of Fun and Exciting Events Going On In and Around Abilene
Keep up with all events and activities in and around Abilene and the Big Country. Know where to go to find some fun events, activities, and all sorts of entertainment around Abilene and throughout West Texas.
Check back often as this will be updated with all the changes and or additions to the events and activities calendar.
THE WEST TEXAS FAIR & RODEO IS SEPT. 9TH THRU THE 18TH
Get ready for ten straight days of family fun at the Taylor County Expo Center. The excitement begins with "Sneak-A-Peak" night on Thursday, September 9th and the West Texas Fair & Rodeo parade is Saturday, Sept. 11th in downtown Abilene. For all the details, tickets, and armbands click here.
LARRY JOE TAYLOR'S TEXAS MUSIC FESTIVAL IS SEPTEMBER 13TH-18TH
The Larry Joe Taylor (LJT) 32nd Annual Texas Music Festival has been rescheduled and is going to happen this year, from Monday, September 13th through Saturday, September 18th, 2021. The Texas Music Festival has been postponed since early 2019. To purchase your tickets now, click here.
PARAMOUNT "IT'S ONLY A PLAY" HAS BEEN CANCELED
The Paramount Theatre Presents Terrence McNally's classic 1982 off-Broadway play titled "It's Only A Play" with its all-star cast of local celebrities including the Paramounts executive director George Levesque playing the LEAD role of Peter Austin. Get your tickets here and now as the show is sure to sell out. This play will run from September 17th through September 25th.
ABILENE COMMUNITY THEATRE PRESENTS "CLUE" SEPT. 17TH-19TH
The Abilene Community Theater is proud to present "CLUE" directed by Amanda Keith. The play by the Abilene Community Theater will be played out on September 17th, September 18th, and September 19th at the ACT Playhouse Main Stage at 809 Barrow Street with evening performances at 7:30 PM. Purchase your tickets in advance here.
THE ABILENE PHILHARMONIC'S "POPS IN THE PARK" IS ON SEPTEMBER 18TH
The Abilene Philharmonic's 'Zoo Concert Series' is back with their fun family concert "Pops in the Park." The concert will be held in the great outdoors inside the Abilene Zoo grounds. So, bring your blankets and lawn chairs and get ready to sit back and relax. The music starts at 7:30 PM Saturday, Sept. 18th. Just click to buy tickets now.
TAYLOR COUNTY HISTORY CENTER HOSTS MILITARY APPRECIATION DAY
The Taylor County History Center is back to hosting its "Military Appreciation Day" on the third Saturday of every month. All military personnel active duty or former military and their families are admitted free into the Taylor County History Center on Saturday, Sept. 18th from 10 AM till 5 PM.
ABILENE CULTURAL AFFAIRS COUNCIL PRESENTS THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY
After a year of no live plays, it’s time to get back into the swing of things with help from Celebrity Attractions, and the Abilene Cultural Affairs Council with their 'Broadway Series.' "BUDDY: The Buddy Holly Story" will make its Abilene premiere Tuesday, September 21st at 7:30 PM at the Abilene Convention Center. Get your tickets here.
McMURRY THEATRE PRESENTS THE ADDAMS FAMILY MUSICAL OCT. 14-17
McMurry University Theatre presents 'The Addams Family' musical Oct. 14-17. Tickets on sale Oct. 7th, and can be purchased online here. General admission is $12, and seniors/military/youth tickets are only $10.