An empty foodball field at dusk lit by bright floodlights
Photo by J. Griffis Smith


Odessa is midway between Dallas and El Paso. In downtown Odessa, enjoy shopping, dining, and events. The Permian Playhouse offers theatrical performances and educational programs. Annual events include the SandHills Stock Show and Rodeo, Fiesta West Texas, Permian Basin Fair & Exposition, and Starbright Village.

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