With the economy the way it is right now, everything is expensive. So if you're strapped for cash but want to enjoy some fun Abilene entertainment, I've got some ideas.

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As you'll see, we have a little bit of everything in our city with its small-town feel. There's miniature golf, disc golf, splash pads, museums, lakes, and a very cool air park at Dyess AFB. These things are not only fun, but also mostly affordable.

I even discovered that Abilene has a 'walking tour'. Guess I've been sleeping under a rock because I honestly didn't know about that.

Anyway, check out these 13 fun things to do in Abilene that won't shred your wallet.

13 Fun Things to Do in Abilene on a Budget

Gallery Credit: Chaz

See, there are lots of things to do in Abilene on a budget. It's not as boring as you think.

Speaking of which, a long time ago, Monk's Coffee Shop made a t-shirt that read: "Keep Abilene Boring", playing off the "Keep Austin Weird" catchphrase. The slogan simply conveyed that if "boring" meant good schools and friendly people, then let's "Keep Abilene Boring".

Monk's Coffee Shop Facebook
Monk's Coffee Shop Facebook

Abilene is far from boring. And with these inexpensive experiences to participate in around town, you're not going to bust your wallet on them either.

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