‘Around Town Update’ for the Abilene Area
Here's a list of events going on in Abilene and the surrounding area. If you'd like your event listed, just send us an email and we'll get it added.
The 36th Annual Cruise Night is scheduled to roll on Saturday October 20th! This year, Cruise Night will benefit Boys & Girls Club of Abilene. Cruise Night is a night full of good ol’ fashioned cruising, live music, a dance, and AMAZING food. This year we’ll have The Mullet Boyz for live music!
Make plans now to join us for the Inaugural West Texas Food Truck Festival! The festival will feature the legendary rock band, .38 Special. The festival will take place on October 6th at the Back Porch of Texas and we’ll even be giving away a bunch of tickets!
The 2nd Annual 'Cactus Lions Club All You Can Eat Fish Fry' will take place October 6th at the St. Paul United Methodist Church in Abilene. This Cactus Lions Club fundraiser will be benefiting kids from the Abilene Independent School District and will go from 4pm to 8pm. Remember, it’s going to be all you can eat, so make sure you come hungry!
Losing one of our own is never easy. Please join us Sunday October 7th for the Stacy Sanchez Memorial Ride. We’ll be leaving from Firehouse Bar & Grill at 2pm. Motorcycles will lead the ride with other vehicles welcome to join in. With the ride finishing at Firehouse we’ll be having a raffle for a 2007 Harley-Davidson Street Glide, so get your raffle tickets now.
Families, be sure to check out the upcoming Community Resources Roundup at the Abilene Convention Center, Tuesday, October 16th from 2pm-6pm. This is a chance for families and local community and educational organizations to meet! Their will be lots of great information and lots of family fun; including arts & crafts, door prizes, live entertainment, snacks and more.
Be sure to keep the evening of Saturday November 3rd open for the amazing music of Western swing band Asleep at the Wheel. The group is set to perform at Sweetwater Municipal Auditorium on November 3rd at 7:30pm. Be sure to grab your tickets for this awesome night of music!