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Category: KIDS

ArtWalk: Abilene Bandstand | Center for Contemporary Arts

ArtWalk: Abilene Bandstand. ArtWalk is a monthly, mini-festival downtown with galleries and businesses staying open late and entertainment and kids' activities. Free. Center for Contemporary Arts 220 Cypress St. | 325.677.1171...  Read More »

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Category: FESTIVALS

Artwalk: Beauty and the Beast | The Center for Contemporary Arts

The Center for Contemporary Arts presents this monthly, family-friendly event downtown. This month we celebrate Beauty & the Beast. Everyone is invited to costume as their favorite character from the movie.   Photo Ops will abound! For details, visit center-arts.com.   Promotional image courtesy of the Center for...  Read More »

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Category: UNCATEGORIZED

BALLOON FEST | RED BUD PARK

The Big Country Balloon Fest is a hot-air balloon show with serious ballooners. The festival includes balloon rides, a silent auction, kites, a children’s area with games, local entertainment, concerts, air castles, arts and crafts, and lots of food! This event is the annual fundraiser for Abilene Unlimited Optimist Club, who uses...  Read More »

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Category: LIBRARY

AUTHOR PRESENTATIONS | LIBRARY

As part of the West Texas Book Festival, authors will be presenting at the Abilene Public Library. Lunch is available for $5 while supplies last. You are welcome to bring your own lunch. Find more information about these authors, click here. 9/22 Schedule: 10:00: Jeff Guinn 10:30: James Ward Lee 11:00: Al Pickett 11:30:...  Read More »

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Category: LIBRARY

LOCAL PUBLISHED AUTHORS | LIBRARY: SOUTH BRANCH

Abilene Author Showcase - 9/17 - 2:00PM At this gathering, the Abilene community will honor local authors with works published this past year. Come here from each author and learn about these fantastic books. South Branch 4310 Buffalo Gap Rd. Abilene, TX 79606 |...  Read More »

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Category: PARAMOUNT

SHORT FILM FESTIVAL | PARAMOUNT

The 24fps Short Film Festival presents a selection of 30 short films by aspiring and established artists from around the world. The juried competition is open to any work made outside the major worldwide film studio system. DATES: NOVEMBER 3-4, 2017 EXHIBITION VENUE: The Landmark PARAMOUNT THEATRE 24fps ON FACEBOOK:...  Read More »

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Category: MUSEUM

ARTWALK | DOWNTOWN ABILENE

ArtWalk features art museums and galleries open and free to the public from 5 until 8 p.m., as well as visual and performing arts along Cypress Street. The Center for Contemporary Arts presents this monthly, family-friendly event downtown. For ArtWalk details, visit www.center-arts.com Don't forget to check out the Grace After Dark...  Read More »

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Category: LIBRARY

BOOK FESTIVAL | DOWNTOWN ABILENE

Local authors, Luncheons, Writing Workshops, and speakers. This series of events, detailed below, highlight Abilene's literary passion. Abilene Authors Showcase (9/17) Boots & Books Culinary Luncheon (9/22) Texas Cookbook Gala (SOLD OUT, 9/22) Presentations (9/22 & 9/23) Workshop (9/22) Workshop (9/23) Awards...  Read More »

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Category: UNCATEGORIZED

BUSINESS MERCADO | CONVENTION CENTER

Business Mercado (Market) celebrates Hispanic culture in Abilene. It is a great event for people and businesses to develop and deepen their connections with the Hispanic community. Entertainment will include mariachis, ballet folklorico, games, food, and over 100 booths to explore. This event is hosted by The Hispanic Business Council...  Read More »

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Category: THEATRE

SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL | ACU: FULKS THEATRE

Abilene Shakespeare Festival 2017. Come see THE TEMPEST and MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING at ACU! It's free! Doors open at 7 for a 7:30 performance. 6/29 -  MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING 6/30 - THE TEMPEST 7/1 -  MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING Fulks Theatre, Abilene Christian University 1600 Campus Court, Abilene, Texas 79699 | (325) 674-2000...  Read More »

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