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Winter Lightfest

Dec. 1-29

The Winter Lightfest is a 2/3 mile walking trail with iconic displays and breathtaking light feature...

Christmas Lane

Dec. 6-23

Get into the Christmas spirit with more than 100 drive-through Christmas displays and pictures with ...

Family Fun Saturdays

Dec. 7, 14, 21, 28

A come-and-go family program where little ones create a work of art using the style and medium of th...

Paramount Film Series—"White Christmas"

Dec. 13-14

Watch the classic 1954 holiday musical about two World War II veterans who are singers and performer...

Handel's "Messiah"

Dec. 15

Hark! Abilene Opera Association presents Handel's "Messiah." Following the performance, there is an ...

Abilene Winter Circuit Cutting

Dec. 28-Jan. 1

Cutting is an equestrian event where a rider and their horse work together to separate a single anim...

Paramount Film Series—"When Harry Met Sally"

Dec. 31

Watch a special New Year's Eve screening of the classic 1989 comedy about two college graduates who ...

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

Jan. 20

The annual celebration features dinner and a guest speaker....

Taylor County Livestock Show and Sale

Jan. 22-25

The 31st annual show includes poultry, steer, heifer, lamb, goat, rabbit, and swine shows....

Abilene Philharmonic—Emperor Concerto

Jan. 25

The Abilene Philharmonic’s first concert of the new year features an encore performance of Abilene...

West Texas Sports and Fitness Expo

Feb. 14-15

The focus of the 15th annual event is to connect community, families, and people of all ages with lo...

Abilene Christian University Sing Song

Feb. 14-15

Over 1,200 ACU students take the stage to compete for best overall show while performing a cappella ...

Ice Breaker

Feb. 14-15

Come and watch the best in the west in drag racing....

"Click, Clack, Moo"

Feb. 16

The much-loved Caldecott Honor children’s book is brought to life in a colorful, captivating, hila...

Texas Farm, Ranch, and Wildlife Expo

Feb. 18-19

This is a one-of-a-kind agribusiness event that serves as an opportunity for vendors to interface di...

Abilene Philharmonic—Jerry Herman: The Broadway Legacy Concert

Feb. 22

Jerry Herman is a legendary composer/lyricist of the American Musical Theatre and one of Broadway’...

Addison

Vitruvian Lights

Nov. 29-Jan. 1

Vitruvian Park transforms into a magical holiday wonderland during Vitruvian Lights. Special perform...

Vitruvian Lights

Nov. 29, 2019-Jan. 1, 2020

Vitruvian Park transforms into a magical holiday wonderland. Enjoy gourmet food trucks, sweet treats...

Alpine

Christmas in Alpine

Dec. 6-8, 14

Head to Alpine for holiday events and shopping, including the Mountain Country Christmas Arts and Cr...

Nerd Nite Big Bend

Dec. 17

Learn something new while being entertained by these short presentations on science, culture, and mi...

Roaring '20s New Year's Eve Party

Dec. 31

Ring in a "Jazz Age New Year" at Alpine's historic Holland Hotel, which was founded in 1916 and open...

Plein Air Painters of the Four Corners

Jan. 18-March 22

Members of the Plein Air Painters of the Four Corners exhibit their images of Big Bend regional land...

Lone Star Cowboy Poetry Gathering

Feb. 21-22

This new event continues a decades-long Alpine tradition of celebrating cowboy poetry and preserving...

Dancing with Alpine's Stars

Feb. 29

Support a good cause and join Alpine community members as they cheer on untrained and nonprofessiona...

Amarillo

Christmas in the Gardens

Dec. 5-8, 12-15, 19-22

Enjoy the holiday season with a stroll through the Amarillo Botanical Garden’s glowing foliage....

"The Nutcracker"

Dec. 13-15

This classic ballet attracts generations of fans each year. ...

Angleton

Austin Town

Feb. 22

Step back in time at this living history re-enactment. Austin Town celebrates the lives of pioneers ...

Anson

Christmas Celebration

Dec. 7-21

Experience three weekends of Christmas cheer with the Tour of Homes, where residents wrap their home...

Arlington

Holiday In The Park

Nov. 22-Dec. 29

It's the most magical time of the year filled with enchanting experiences that will help create thos...

Texas Christkindl Market

Nov. 23-Dec. 22

Inspired by the cherished German tradition, the Texas Christkindl Market is a free, family-friendly ...

Texas Christkindl Market

Nov. 29-Dec. 22

Enjoy a German-inspired, open-air holiday market. This family-friendly market is open to the public ...

Texas Christkindl Market

Nov. 29-Dec. 22

Inspired by the cherished German tradition, the Texas Christkindl Market is a free, family-friendly ...

Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

Dec. 28

The 84th Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic gives the opportunity to see two of the top teams square off d...

PBR Global Cup USA

Feb. 15-16

This event is the ultimate expression of national pride in professional bull riding, and the sport...

Monster Energy Supercross

Feb. 22

Experience the most competitive and highest-profile off-road motorcycle racing championship in the w...

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