Abilene

This city receives well-deserved praise for its small-town feel, state park, zoo, shopping, history, and restaurants. Spend a day exploring the pedestrian-friendly downtown, which dates to the late 1800s.

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Upcoming Events

Central Texas Gem and Mineral Show

April 11-12

Hunt for rocks, minerals, gems, and jewelry pieces made from some of the finest stones around. ...

Canadian Brass in Concert

April 18

The world’s most famous brass group comes to Abilene. Renowned for genre-bending versatility and j...

"Dog Man, The Musical"

April 26

A hilarious new production based on the worldwide bestselling series from Dav Pilkey, the creator of...

Kristen Hertzenberg and Her All-Star Band in Concert

May 9

Kristen Hertzenberg returns to Abilene for one memorable night. Best known for her role as Christine...

Children's Art and Literacy Festival

June 11-13

The ninth annual festival celebrating the summer artist on display at the National Center for Childr...

Outdoor Adventures

June 6

Take part in the outdoors by discovering new adventures, learning about the environment through fun ...

"Waitress"

June 14

Inspired by the beloved film, "Waitress" tells the story of Jenna, an expert pie maker who dreams of...

Eleven Hundred Springs in Concert

June 18

The Open Road Concert series in downtown Abilene offers music from some of the best in the Americana...

Freedom Festival

July 3-4

Celebrate the Fourth of July with a parade, the Paramount Film Series, live bands, a car show, a bi...

Bastards of Soul in Concert

Sept. 3

The Open Road concert series in downtown Abilene offers music from some of the best in the Americana...


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