Play Here's Activity Roundup for Oct. 26 to Nov. 2, with Halloween events, 'Seussical,' 'Rocky Horror,' 'Sleepy Hollow,' more

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The Headless Horseman and ghosts star in "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow"
Photo by Chip Chandler

By Chip Chandler — Digital Content Producer

The week ahead is packed with spooky Halloween treats, elaborate arts productions and tons of fun. Here's your daily guide to events through Nov. 2!

 

Thursday

JD Souther will perform Thursday at Amarillo College in honor of his selection as distinguished alumnus of the year.

Fall Boo-Grass Jamboree: The Panhandle Bluegrass & Old-Tyme Music Association's 10th annual event will feature impromptu jam sessions all weekend. Costumes are encouraged. (Oct. 25 to 28, Fifth Season Inn & Suites, 6801 W. Interstate 40. Special hotel rates available, music is free. 806-372-2826)

National Junior Bull Riding Finals: Nearly 200 young cowboys and cowgirls will compete in sheep, calf and steer riding in the morning (for the younger competitors) and bullriding in the evening Thursday and Friday, with finals beginning Saturday. (10 a.m. Thursday morning session, 6 p.m. Thursday evening session, Amarillo National Center on the Tri-State Fairgrounds, 3301 S.E. 10th Ave. $18 adults, $12 children; weekend passes $85 adults and $60 children. 806-378-3096)

Downtown Lunchtime Book Club: Join the discussion of Kurt Vonnegut's Hocus Pocus(12:15 p.m. Thursday, Amarillo Public Library Downtown Branch, 413 S.E. Fourth Ave. Free. 806-378-3054)

The Detective: An Escape Room: Help a private eye escape a soon-to-collapse building in this activity for teams of two to six (including at least one member younger than 18) Sign-up begins Oct. 19; space limited to eight teams. (3:30 to 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Amarillo Public Library Northwest Branch, 6100 W. Ninth Ave. Free. 806-359-2035)

Fall Festival: Enjoy live music, food and drinks at this shopping expo at Texas Trio, with guests City Boots, M Street Studio and Thompson's Gift Shop. (5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Texas Trio, 5073 S. Coulter St., Suite 2. 806-677-0499)

The Architecture of Landscape: Photographer Robert Hirsh founded the Southern Light Gallery in 1977 and now returns with an exhibition of his work. (6 p.m. Thursday reception in gallery in Ware Student Commons, 7 p.m. Thursday lecture in Oak Room at College Union Building. Free. 806-345-5654)

Artistic Escapes: Learn to paint a fall sunflower on a 16x20 canvas at this event at Burn Studio. Adults-only, with BYOB and snacks. (6 p.m. Thursday, Burn Studio, 4111 Business Park Drive. $30. 806-535-4419)

Great White Pumpkin: Save at this "Thrifty Thursday" event at Spirited Expressions, and bring your own food and beverages, including adult beverages. (6 p.m. Thursday, Spirited Expressions, 2600 Paramount Blvd., Suite G1. $20. 806-382-3404)

$20 Surprise: Paint a holiday cutout at a lower price at Art Trek Studio(6 p.m. Thursday, Art Trek Studio, 3701 Plains Blvd., Suite 60. Cost $20. 806-559-7239)

An Intimate Evening with JD Souther: The iconic songwriter, responsible some of The Eagles' biggest hits as well as his own solo career, will perform. He was named AC's 2017 Distinguished Alumnus Award Winner. (7 p.m. Thursday, AC Concert Hall Theatre, $25. 806-371-5107)

Sugar Skull Paint 'n Sip: Paint your own sugar skull at Kudos Art Studio(7 p.m. Oct. 24, Kudos Art Studio, 7406 S.W. 34th Ave., Suite 28. $35. 806-654-6173)

 

Friday

Amarillo Zoo's Boo at the Zoo runs Friday through Sunday.

Fall Boo-Grass Jamboree: The Panhandle Bluegrass & Old-Tyme Music Association's 10th annual event will feature impromptu jam sessions all weekend. Costumes are encouraged. (Oct. 25 to 28, Fifth Season Inn & Suites, 6801 W. Interstate 40. Special hotel rates available, music is free. 806-372-2826)

National Junior Bull Riding Finals: Nearly 200 young cowboys and cowgirls will compete in sheep, calf and steer riding in the morning (for the younger competitors) and bullriding in the evening Thursday and Friday, with finals beginning Saturday. (10 a.m. Friday morning session, 6 p.m. Friday evening session, Amarillo National Center on the Tri-State Fairgrounds, 3301 S.E. 10th Ave. $18 adults, $12 children; weekend passes $85 adults and $60 children. 806-378-3096)

Haunted Halloween Party: Cue up for this costume contest at Fast Eddie's Billiards & Sports Bar, featuring free pool for costumed guests, a Halloween-inspired menu and more. (11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Friday, Fast Eddie's Billiards & Sports Bar, 1619 S. Kentucky St. 806-590-7235)

Gala Fiesta de Los Muertos: Celebrate the Day of the Dead at West Texas A&M University and Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum. A gala reception begins at 5 p.m. at PPHM, followed by the dinner and dance, featuring Micky Cruz, at 7 p.m. in Legacy Hall in the Jack B. Kelley Student Center. (5 to 10 p.m. Friday, various locations at WTAMU, $75. 806-651-2618)

Halloween RoMa Craft Party: Mike Rosales of Austin's RoMa Craft Tobac will discuss his cigars at this costume party at Good Karma Cigar(5 to 10 p.m. Friday, Good Karma Cigar, 1709 S. Polk St. 806-373-8116) 

Maxwell's Country Fun and Maze: The family attraction offers activities, games and a 10th anniversary corn maze across 80 acres. (5 to 9 p.m. Friday; open weekends through Sunday. 12908 S. Bell St. Admission $11.95 plus tax for ages 3 and older (online tickets are $1 less), $10 each for groups, $29.95 for season pass and $5.99 for Bounce Back Pass, all plus tax. ​Zip lines are an additional $2 per ride or $5 for three rides. Apples for the apple cannon are sold by medium or large buckets. 806-373-9600)

Boo at the Zoo: Enjoy Halloween-style family fun, including costumed characters, games, costume parade, treats, music from Andy Chase and more. (5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday; continues through Sunday. Amarillo Zoo, 700 Comanchero Trail. $5. 806-381-7911)

Costume Contest: Join the fun at a Halloween party and costume contest at Recycled Entertainment. Categories are best costume overall, best costume (up to age 17), funniest costume and best recycled costume. (6 p.m. Friday, Recycled Entertainment, 3707 Wolflin Ave. 806-553-0697)

Trunk or Treat: Employees at Sitel will offer candy and compete in a trunk-decorating contest. (6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sitel, 4945 Canyon Drive. 806-468-0800)

Trunk or Treat: Costumed kiddos from The Turn Center will get treats at this event. (6 to 8 p.m. Friday, The Turn Center, 1250 Wallace Blvd. Free. 806-353-3596)

Monster Bash: Halloween and science fun are in the offing for kids at this Discovery Center event. (6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Friday; continues Saturday; opens at 5:30 p.m. for members. Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive. $5 children, chaperones free. 806-355-9547)

Amarillo Scaregrounds: The haunt features five scenarios in one location. (7 p.m. to midnight Friday, 2736 S.W. 10th Ave., $5, $15 and $20 per haunt; $35 for all; $50 for unlimited access. 806-367-9516)

Haunted Maze: Get lost in this seasonal attraction at Extreme Laser Tag(7 p.m. to midnight Friday, Extreme Laser Tag, 2503 S.W. 45th Ave. $13. 806-367-8954)

Outer Darkness: The newest Amarillo haunt is a hellish nightmare. (7 p.m. to midnight Friday, 500 S. Harrison St. $15)

6th Street Massacre: The Route 66 haunt returns. (7 p.m. to midnight Friday; continues Fridays and Saturdays through October, plus Tuesday. 3015 S.W. Sixth Ave. Admission $20. 806-337-0749)

Van Buren Frightmare: The downtown haunt scares up some new frights. (7 p.m. to midnight Friday; continues Fridays and Saturdays through Saturday and Sunday to 31. 816 S. Van Buren St. $20. 806-373-2292)

Amarillo Bulls: Amarillo's hockey team will continue its season with a game against the Lone Star Brahmas. (7:05 p.m. Friday, Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum, 401 S. Buchanan St. $13-$23 adults, $9-$23 children. 806-242-1122)

Seussical the Musical: The Amarillo Little Theatre Academy opens its season with this tuneful celebration of Dr. Seuss. (7:30 p.m. Friday; continues through Nov. 5. ALT Mainstage, 2019 Civic Circle. $18 ages 12 and older, $15 ages 11 and younger. 806-355-9991)

What the Fach?: West Texas A&M University opera students will perform songs meant for singers of opposite voice types (say, sopranos performing baritone arias, or vice versa). (7:30 p.m. Friday, Mary Moody Northen Recital Hall, free. 806-651-2840)

Boo Ball: Downtown Amarillo will be the scariest place in town with the return of this costume party. Attendees will be eligible for more than $2,000 in cash and prizes, including through a costume contest for best couple, best female, best male and best overall. Smooth Condition and The Dope Tones will perform. (8 p.m. Friday; doors open at 7 p.m. XR Downtown, 715 S. Polk St. $7 advance, $10 at door. 806-355-9777)

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: First staged in 2012, this spooky original work by Lone Star Ballet (inspired by the Washington Irving tale) gets a revival. (8 p.m. Friday; continues Saturday. Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Buchanan St. Tickets $10 to $40, plus fees. 806-372-2463)

Zombie Zipline & Monster Maze: The Starlight Ranch brings the scares with this new attraction, adding a Halloween flair to its zipline and maze activities. (8 p.m. to midnight Friday, 1415 Sunrise Drive. $10 maze, $15 zip line, $25 both; specials may be offered. 806-340-8584)

Party Marty's Annual Halloween Party: A foursome of Amarillo rock bands — Bar CodeMr. Scary, Inside Out and Bonehead — will perform. BYOB. (8:30 p.m. Friday, The Boneyard, 900 N. Fillmore St.)

Halloween Party: Amarillo rock band Loaded Six will headline a party at MacDaddy's(9 p.m. Friday, MacDaddy's, 1221 S.W. 10th Ave. No cover. 806-373-9149)

Tejano Night Halloween: Enter a costume contest and dance to Tejano music ​at The Spot(9 p.m. Friday, The Spot, 4001 E. Interstate 40. Cover $5.)

Halloween at Hoots: '80s retro band The Cassettes will perform at this holiday party. (10 p.m. Friday, Hoots Pub, 2424 Hobbs Road. Cover.)

Halloween Party: Dance to music from a live DJ, enjoy drink specials and enter a costume contest at these festivities at Moonlight Event Center. (10 p.m. Friday, Moonlight Event Center, 7111 E. Amarillo Blvd. $5 before 11 p.m.)

 

Saturday

Brad and Janet are heading for trouble in RR Bar's "The Rocky Horror Show."
Photo by Chip Chandler

Fall Boo-Grass Jamboree: The Panhandle Bluegrass & Old-Tyme Music Association's 10th annual event will feature impromptu jam sessions all weekend. Costumes are encouraged. (Oct. 25 to 28, Fifth Season Inn & Suites, 6801 W. Interstate 40. Special hotel rates available, music is free. 806-372-2826)

Amarillo/Palo Duro AMBUCS Sausage & Pancake Festival: Chow down at this annual event. (7:30 a.m. Saturday, Rex Baxter Building on the Tri-State Fairgrounds, 3301 S.E. 10th Ave. $5 advance, $7 at door. 806-290-3766)

Christmas in October: More than 100 vendors are expected for this annual shopping expo. (10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; continues Sunday. Amarillo Civic Center Complex South Exhibit Hall, 401 S. Buchanan St. $5. 806-358-7083)

Maxwell's Country Fun and Maze: The family attraction offers activities, games and a 10th anniversary corn maze across 80 acres. (10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday; open weekends through Sunday. 12908 S. Bell St. Admission $11.95 plus tax for ages 3 and older (online tickets are $1 less), $10 each for groups, $29.95 for season pass and $5.99 for Bounce Back Pass, all plus tax. ​Zip lines are an additional $2 per ride or $5 for three rides. Apples for the apple cannon are sold by medium or large buckets. 806-373-9600)

Wicked Halloween Bash: The Make It Special party entertainment service will host a children's party with a new character, poison-apple cookie decorating and a goody bag. Parents of children younger than 4 should stay; adults are free. (10 a.m. Saturday, Make It Special, 2604 Britain Drive, Suite 1. $10 first child, $7 additional. 806-410-7753)

Halloween Party: Enjoy food and drink specials all day, plus a scary/sexy Halloween party in the evening at Acapulco Mexican Restaurant(11 a.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday, Acapulco Mexican Restaurant, 727 S. Polk St. No cover. 806-373-8889.)

Hillside Fall Carnival: Children in the Hillside Elementary School area will enjoy this festival, featuring a silent auction, carnival games, lunch from Outback Steakhouse and more. (11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Hillside Elementary School, 9600 Perry Ave. $7. 806-677-2520)

Monster Bash Block Party: This free family event at Town Square Village will include trick or treating, a costume contest, a pumpkin carving contest, a parade, food trucks and more. (noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Town Square Village, 9181 Town Square Blvd. 806-803-8178) 

Emergency Trunk or TreatThis kid-friendly event hosted by The 100 Club of the Texas Panhandle is free, but donations will benefit the club, which supports injured law enforcement officers and firefighters or the families of those killed on duty. (1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Westgate Mall, 7701 W. Interstate 40. Free. 806-676-2180)

Trunk or Treat: A trio of downtown businesses — Music BoxWonder Womenz Bakery and Zombiez Bar & Grill — will team for this kid-friendly event, featuring treats, games and more. (1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, 909 S. Madison St., free. 806-477-0199)

Kid's Witches Hat: Kids can paint with adult supervision in this event at Kudos Art Studio(2 p.m. Saturday, Kudos Art Studio, 7406 S.W. 34th Ave., Suite 28. $25. 806-654-6173)

National Junior Bull Riding Finals: Nearly 200 young cowboys and cowgirls will compete in sheep, calf and steer riding in the morning (for the younger competitors) and bullriding in the evening Thursday and Friday, with finals beginning Saturday. (2 p.m. Saturday, Amarillo National Center on the Tri-State Fairgrounds, 3301 S.E. 10th Ave. $18 adults, $12 children; weekend passes $85 adults and $60 children. 806-378-3096)

Seussical the Musical: The Amarillo Little Theatre Academy opens its season with this tuneful celebration of Dr. Seuss. (2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; continues through Nov. 5. ALT Mainstage, 2019 Civic Circle. $18 ages 12 and older, $15 ages 11 and younger. 806-355-9991)

Sprint Costume Contest: Visit the newly remodeled Sprint location on Amarillo Boulevard and compete in a family-friendly costume contest for Sprint prizes and haunted-house tickets. (3 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sprint, 1804 E. Amarillo Blvd. 806-731-4050) 

Trunk or Treat: The Loft Church will host this kid-friendly event. (3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Randall County Annex parking lot, 4111 S. Georgia St. Free. 806-418-8572)

Halloween Pet Costume Contest: Dress your dogs, cats or other small animals for this competition at Texotic Pets(4 p.m. Saturday, Texotic Pets, 2461 W. Interstate 40. Free. 806-352-2410)

Halloween Carnival: The 16th annual carnival at the Canadian Community Center will feature games, prizes, food, a bounce house and costume contest. Game tickets are 50 cents each. (5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Canadian Community Center, 905 Cheyenne Ave. 806-323-5254)

Halloween CarnivalThis annual party at Tascosa Drive-In will feature prizes, food, toys and more, including prizes for best trunk-or-treat car and best costume, plus a screening of Hotel Transylvania(5 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Tascosa Drive-In, 1999 Dumas Drive. Admission charge. 806-383-3882) 

Oktoberfest & Halloween: Get a double-barrelled celebration at Long Wooden Spoon, featuring a costume contest and food, in addition to the craft beer. (5 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Long Wooden Spoon, 4098 Business Park Drive. 806-553-0397)

Trunk or Treat Business Expo: Vendors can sign up to take part in this kid-friendly event at City Studios, featuring a whimsical house and garden. Booth decor, costumes and candy are required for participating businesses. (5 to 8 p.m. Saturday, City Studios, 3701 Plains Blvd. Suite 25. $25-$100 vendor fee; free for attendees. 806-282-6573)

Fall Festival: Kids in the Rolling Hills Elementary area will celebrate with games, face paint, a silent auction and more. (5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Rolling Hills Elementary School, 2800 W. Cherry Ave. Free. 806-383-8621)

Boo at the Zoo: Enjoy Halloween-style family fun, including costumed characters, games, costume parade, treats, music from Andy Chase and more. (5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday; continues through Sunday. Amarillo Zoo, 700 Comanchero Trail. $5. 806-381-7911)

Hallowine: Enjoy blood-red wine at the Hallowine costume party at Bar Z Winery. Amarillo classic rock band Jackie Haney & Geezers Gone Wild will perform, and DJ's Smokin' BBQ will sell food. Bring blankets/jackets. (6 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Bar Z Winery, 19290 Farm-to-Market Road 1541. Admission $10. 806-488-2214)

Artistic Escapes: Learn to paint a pumpkin on a 16x20 canvas at this event at Burn Studio. Adults-only, with BYOB and snacks. (6 p.m. Saturday, Burn Studio, 4111 Business Park Drive. $35. 806-535-4419)

Happy Witch Paint 'n Sip: Paint a friendly enchantress over drinks at Kudos Art Studio(6:30 p.m. Saturday, Kudos Art Studio, 7406 S.W. 34th Ave., Suite 28. $35. 806-654-6173)

Monster Bash: Halloween and science fun are in the offing for kids at this Discovery Center event. (6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday; opens at 5:30 p.m. for members. Don Harrington Discovery Center, 1200 Streit Drive. $5 children, chaperones free. 806-355-9547)

Trunk or Treat Fall Fair: The Palo Duro Cowboy Church will host this fair, featuring booths, activities and candy. (6:30 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Canyon City Hall, 301 16th St. Free. 806-655-4700)

Amarillo Scaregrounds: The haunt features five scenarios in one location. (7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, 2736 S.W. 10th Ave., $5, $15 and $20 per haunt; $35 for all; $50 for unlimited access. 806-367-9516)

Halloween Hoe-Down: Enter a costume contest, enjoy drink specials and dance to music from KGNC's Jason Kidd at Guitars & Cadillacs(7 p.m. Saturday, Guitars & Cadillacs, 3601 Olsen Blvd. 806-322-7979)

Hanson Post 54 Halloween Costume Party: Enter a costume contest for cash prizes and enjoy karaoke, music by Amarillo rock band Rock Bottom, a cash bar and breakfast at midnight at this party. (7 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday, Hanson Post 54, 617 S.W. Seventh Ave. $15 singles, $25 couples. 806-373-7630)

Haunted Maze: Get lost in this seasonal attraction at Extreme Laser Tag(7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, Extreme Laser Tag, 2503 S.W. 45th Ave. $13. 806-367-8954)

Mike Jones: The Houston hip-hop artist will perform at a Halloween party at Bodegas, also featuring a costume contest with cash prizes. (7 p.m. Saturday, Bodegas, 709 S. Polk St. 806-378-5790)

Outer Darkness: The newest Amarillo haunt is a hellish nightmare. (7 p.m. to midnight Saturday, 500 S. Harrison St. $15)

6th Street Massacre: The Route 66 haunt returns. (7 p.m. to midnight Saturday; continues Fridays and Saturdays through October, plus Tuesday. 3015 S.W. Sixth Ave. Admission $20. 806-337-0749)

Van Buren Frightmare: The downtown haunt scares up some new frights. (7 p.m. to midnight Saturday; continues Fridays and Saturdays through Saturday and Sunday to 31. 816 S. Van Buren St. $20. 806-373-2292)

Amarillo Bulls: Amarillo's hockey team will continue its season with a game against the Lone Star Brahmas. Plus, it's Pink in the Rink night. (7:05 p.m. Saturday, Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum, 401 S. Buchanan St. $13-$23 adults, $9-$23 children. 806-242-1122)

Folktober: This offshoot of High Plains Public Radio's Living Room Concerts series will conclude with Americana/soul duo The War & Treaty(7:30 p.m. Saturday, Fibonacci Space, 3306 S.W. Sixth Ave. Suggested donation $15. 806-367-9088)

Not-So-Spooky Night Hike: Learn what critters aren't so scary at Palo Duro Canyon State Park during this hike. Dress for the weather, wear good hiking shoes or boots, and bring water to drink and a flash light (particularly one with a red filter). Meet at Chinaberry Day Use Area. (7:30 p.m. Saturday, Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Free with park admission of $5; arrive by 7 p.m. 806-488-2227, ext. 2067)

Equality Texas Halloween Party: This annual fundraiser for EQTX Foundation, which lobbies for lesbian/gay/bisexual/transgender rights in the state, will feature a live DJ, hors d'oeuvres, open bar and costume contest. (8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, 3600 Danbury Drive. Tickets $10 in advance, $20 at the door. 806-463-9714)

Halloween Party: The Cedar Shack will host this costume contest and karaoke party. (8 p.m. Saturday, The Cedar Shack, 5005 River Road. No cover. 806-383-2646)

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow: First staged in 2012, this spooky original work by Lone Star Ballet (inspired by the Washington Irving tale) gets a revival. (8 p.m. Saturday. Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Buchanan St. Tickets $10 to $40, plus fees. 806-372-2463)

Halloween Party: Amarillo jazz combo The Fwoops will perform at a costume party at Metropolitan — A Speakeasy(8 p.m. Saturday, Metropolitan — A Speakeasy, 9181 Town Square Blvd. No cover. 806-242-0117)

Zombie Zipline & Monster Maze: The Starlight Ranch brings the scares with this new attraction, adding a Halloween flair to its zipline and maze activities. Tonight's activities include a costume contest. (8 p.m. to midnight Saturday, 1415 Sunrise Drive. $10 maze, $15 zip line, $25 both; specials may be offered. 806-340-8584)

Halloween Gathering: Enjoy music by Ugly Chulo and SilenTerrace with free beer for ages 21 and older, food, beer pong, a costume contest and more. (8:30 p.m. Saturday, Rolling Hills Riding Club, 5901 Sierra Hills Road. $3 or $5 for two.)

Halloween Party: Head to Borger for this night of costumes, a broomstick pool tournament and karaoke at the Hitchin Rail(8:30 p.m. Saturday, Hitchin Rail, 1608 N. Main St. in Borger. No cover.)

Halloween Party: Get psyched for a costume contest with cash prizes and drink specials at the annual festivities at Bosco's Lounge(9 p.m. Saturday, Bosco's Lounge, 2307 S.W. Sixth Ave. No cover. 806-342-4889)

Halloween Party: The annual Halloween party at Broken Spoke Lounge will feature Amarillo rock band Mind Plays(9 p.m. Saturday, Broken Spoke Lounge, 3101 S.W. Sixth Ave. No cover. 806-373-9149)

Halloween Bash: A costume contest and drink specials are the highlights of Cactus Bar's annual party. (9 p.m. Saturday, Cactus Bar, 4831 S. Western St. No cover. 806-356-6369)

Halloween Party: Warm up your pipes for "skaraoke" and a costume contest at Duke Tracy's(9 p.m. Saturday, Duke Tracy's, 3101 S.W. 26th Ave. No cover. 806-351-0757)

Halloween Party: Compete in women's, men's or couples' divisions in the annual Halloween costume contest at Old Santa Fe Lounge(9 p.m. Saturday, Old Santa Fe Lounge, 4901 S. Western St. No cover. 806-356-9919)

Halloween Costume Party:  Amarillo country singer RC will perform at the Ranch House Bar's annual party, which features cash prizes and drink specials. (9 p.m. Saturday, Ranch House Bar, 7117 River Road. No cover. 806-381-1213)

Halloween Party: Check out a holiday party and hurricane benefit at Rounders Club(9 p.m. Saturday Rounders Club, 2801 Virginia Circle. No cover. 806-352-3317)

Halloween Party: This party at 6th Street Saloon will feature The Jack C'Ryver Band, shot specials and a costume contest. (9 p.m. Saturday, 6th Street Saloon, 609 S. Independence St. Cover $5 for guys and free for women. 806-356-0873)

Halloween Party: KISS cover band Rock and Roll Over will headline the party at Skooterz. (9 p.m. Saturday, Skooterz, 4100 Bushland Blvd. Cover $15. 806-355-6600)

Halloween Costume Contest: Country band Bakersfield Twang will perform for a Halloween party and costume contest (with cash prizes) at Western Horseman Club(9 p.m. Sunday, Western Horseman Club, 2501 E. Interstate 40. Cover $5 for men, free for women. 806-379-6555, ext. 2999)

Halloween PartyCelebrate with a costume contest (with cash prizes) and tunes by Danny Ruiz & Gypsy Renegade and The LakeHouse Project at Austin's Texas Pub(10 p.m. Saturday, Austin's Texas Pub, 3121 S.W. Sixth Ave. Cover $5. 806-803-9063)

Halloween Party: Dance to tunes from  DJ James Erik McMurry, enjoy drink specials and enter a costume contest at House Bar(10 p.m. Saturday, House Bar, 1219 S.W. 10th Ave. No cover. 806-677-6450)

Fright Night: Get your spook on at Fright Night at Leftwoods, featuring music by Kurt KBoo-Sir, Biopsy and Croation Sensation. Cash prizes for best costumes. (10 p.m. Saturday, Leftwoods, 2511 S.W. Sixth Ave. Cover $5. 806-367-9840)

Night of the Thirsty Dead: Enjoy music from DJs Keith Héz and Gilby Cent at this party at the new MJ's Saloon and Grill(10 p.m. to 2 a.m. Oct. 28, MJ's Saloon and Grill, 3705 Olsen Blvd. No cover. 806-398-0634)

Alien Invasion Party: Come in costume to RR Bar and get $2 off admission to The Rocky Horror Show. (10 p.m. Saturday, RR Bar, 701 S. Georgia St. No cover. 806-342-9000)

Halloween Celebration: Amarillo country-rock band Strange Saints will perform at the annual party at Whiskey River(10 p.m. Saturday, Whiskey River, 4001 S.W. 51st Ave. Cover is $7 or two for $10. 806-367-6163)

Halloween Party: Best costumes and best twerkers will be honored at the first Halloween festivities at Fresh Start Community Center. The party is for ages 18 and older; BYOB. (10 p.m. Saturday, Fresh Start Community Center, 612 N. Polk St. $5. 806-626-8866 or 806-626-9292)

Monsters Ball: Night owls might check out this late costume part at Crystal Pistol. BYOB and first 25 people get in free. (2 a.m. Sunday, Crystal Pistol, 907 E. Amarillo Blvd. Cover $5 with costume, $10 without.)

The Rocky Horror Show: Actors at RR Bar will stage the cult classic musical, complete with audience interaction. A burlesque pre-show will begin at 9 p.m. (10 p.m. Saturday; continues through Nov. 4. RR Bar, 701 S. Georgia St. $12. 806-342-9000)

Alien Invasion Party: Come in costume and get $2 off admission to The Rocky Horror Show. (10 p.m. Saturday, RR Bar, 701 S. Georgia St. No cover. 806-342-9000)

 

Sunday

Amarillo Little Theatre Academy's "Seussical the Musical" runs Friday through Nov. 5.
Photo by Chip Chandler

Boo at the Zoo: Enjoy Halloween-style family fun, including costumed characters, games, costume parade, treats, music from Andy Chase and more. (noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Amarillo Zoo, 700 Comanchero Trail. $5. 806-381-7911)

Christmas in October: More than 100 vendors are expected for this annual shopping expo. (noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Amarillo Civic Center Complex South Exhibit Hall, 401 S. Buchanan St. $5. 806-358-7083)

Maxwell's Country Fun and Maze: The family attraction offers activities, games and a 10th anniversary corn maze across 80 acres. (1 to 9 p.m. Sunday. 12908 S. Bell St. Admission $11.95 plus tax for ages 3 and older (online tickets are $1 less), $10 each for groups, $29.95 for season pass and $5.99 for Bounce Back Pass, all plus tax. ​Zip lines are an additional $2 per ride or $5 for three rides. Apples for the apple cannon are sold by medium or large buckets. 806-373-9600)

Artistic Escapes: Learn to paint your own version of Edvard Munch's Scream on a 16x20 canvas at this event at Burn Studio. Adults-only, with BYOB and snacks. (2 p.m. Sunday, Burn Studio, 4111 Business Park Drive. $30. 806-535-4419)

Seussical the Musical: The Amarillo Little Theatre Academy opens its season with this tuneful celebration of Dr. Seuss. (2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday; continues through Nov. 5. ALT Mainstage, 2019 Civic Circle. $18 ages 12 and older, $15 ages 11 and younger. 806-355-9991)

Amarillo College Concert Choir: The ensemble will give its fall concert. (4 p.m. Sunday, AC Concert Hall Theatre. Free. 806-371-5340)

Trunk or Treat: Snag some candy at the annual trunk or treat at The Colonies Church of Christ(4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, The Colonies Church of Christ, 4500 Wesley Road. Free. 806-355-7303)

Trunk or Treat: In addition to candy at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, enjoy hot dogs, cookies, chips and drinks. (4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, 1601 S. Georgia St. Free. 806-376-6316)

Oktoberfest: Enjoy a trunk or treat, hayride, food trucks and games at this event at Amarillo Fellowship(5 p.m. Sunday, Amarillo Fellowship, 8425 S. Bell St. Free. 806-463-1232) 

Hallelujah Night: Celebrate at this family festival at Arena of Life Church, with activities including bouncers, games, a climbing wall, cowboy train rides, face painting, a petting zoo and more, including food from Papa's Concessions. (6 to 9 p.m. Sunday, Arena of Life Church, 8827 S. Washington St. Free. 806-622-8000)

Trunk or Treat: Find some goodies, including free hot dogs and cookies, at First Family Church(6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, First Family Church, 6101 S. Bell St. 806-353-9803)

Amarillo Scaregrounds: The haunt features five scenarios in one location. This is buy-one-get-one-free night with student ID. (7 p.m. to midnight Sunday, 2736 S.W. 10th Ave., $5, $15 and $20 per haunt; $35 for all; $50 for unlimited access. 806-367-9516)

Haunted Maze: Get lost in this seasonal attraction at Extreme Laser Tag(7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday, Extreme Laser Tag, 2503 S.W. 45th Ave. $13. 806-367-8954)

Van Buren Frightmare: The downtown haunt scares up some new frights. (7 p.m. to midnight Sunday; continues through Oct. 31. 816 S. Van Buren St. $20. 806-373-2292)

Halloween Show: Check out a free show featuring some of Amarillo's sickest bands at Zombiez Bar & Grill, featuring 806ickPitchfork SurgeryHorrid DemiseCidal and ReZerekt(8 p.m. Sunday, Zombiez Bar & Grill, 711 S.W. 10th Ave. $5. 806-331-7305)

Zombie Zipline & Monster Maze: The Starlight Ranch brings the scares with this new attraction, adding a Halloween flair to its zipline and maze activities. Students get half off the bundle price with ID. (8 p.m. to midnight Sunday, 1415 Sunrise Drive. $10 maze, $15 zip line, $25 both; specials may be offered. 806-340-8584)

 

Monday

Beans and Cornbread luncheon: The 20th annual luncheon will kick off the annual Interfaith Campaign for the Homeless, which will raise additional funds from communities of faith through April 2018. (11:30 a.m. Monday, Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St. Tables of eight $250, $500, $1,000 and $5,000. 806-282-1014 or 806-290-8577)

Halloween Costume Contest: Pizza-lovers can enter a contest, and kids can eat free with adults at this party at Gatti's Pizza(5 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Gatti's Pizza, 4412 S. Western St. 806-355-5601)

Haunted Maze: Get lost in this seasonal attraction at Extreme Laser Tag(7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday, Extreme Laser Tag, 2503 S.W. 45th Ave. $13. 806-367-8954)

Van Buren Frightmare: The downtown haunt scares up some new frights. (7 p.m. to midnight Monday; continues through Tuesday. 816 S. Van Buren St. $20. 806-373-2292)

Trunk or Treat: Enjoy music, games, a costume contest, face painting and more at Amarillo Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery(6 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Amarillo Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, 5051 S. Soncy Road. Free. 806-353-1055)

 

Tuesday

The 6th Street Creepy Crawl returns Tuesday.

Lick or Treat: Costumed pets in daycare will get special treats at this celebration at Le Chateau Pet Resort, featuring a photo costume contest. (8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Le Chateau Pet Resort, 8150 S.W. 77th Ave. $5 in addition to daycare fees. 806-331-1100)

Aspen Creek Grill: Kids will eat 99-cent meals all day and enjoy a trunk or treat from 5 to 7 p.m. at Aspen Creek Grill(11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Aspen Creek Grill, 4110 W. Interstate 40. 806-398-2776)

Face Painting: Need help with the perfect Halloween costume? Artists at Spirited Expressions are available for a limited number of face-painting sessions. (11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, Spirited Expressions, 2600 Paramount Blvd., Suite G1. $5. 806-382-3404)

Croquet with the Queen of Hearts: Play a round of nine-wicket croquet, just like in Alice in Wonderland (except, perhaps, without flamingo mallets) Play individually, in pairs or in teams of four. (4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Amarillo Public Library North Branch, 1500 N.E. 24th Ave. Free. 806-381-7931)

Day of the Dead art show: Student artists will hang work in a Day of the Dead show on view in the Amarillo College Common Lobby Art Gallery through Nov. 14. (5 p.m. Tuesday opening reception; hangs through Nov. 14. Amarillo College Common Lobby Art Gallery between Music Building and Amarillo Museum of Art on the Washington Street campus. Free. 806-345-5546)

6th Street Creepy Crawl: The city's biggest Halloween party returns with activities for kids in the evening and adults at night (see those below). Children can learn the Time Warp dance and take part in other activities from 4 to 6 p.m. at RR Bar, 701 S. Georgia St. Other family-friendly activities include trick or treating between Georgia and Carolina Street, a Scratch Made Bakery cupcake walk at SilverFork, 3208 S.W. Sixth Ave.; a TNGLWD photo booth at Kismet Salon, 3221 S.W. Sixth Ave.; face painting at The Nest, 2900 S.W. Sixth Ave.; pumpkin painting at The 806 Art Collective, 2816 S.W. Sixth Ave.; clowns and magicians at GameQuest, 2811 S.W. Sixth Ave.; a hi-striker game at Austin's Texas Pub, 3121 S.W. Sixth Ave.; a mirror maze at Braceros Mexican Bar & Grill, 2822 S.W. Sixth Ave.; street performances, and a kids costume contest at 7:30 p.m. at The 806 Coffee + Lounge, 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave. Creepy Crawl passes are $5 in advance or $7 on Halloween. The card gets offers discounts, freebies and specials at the above locations plus D&M Leather, Golden Light Cantina, OPJ, Broken Spoke Lounge, The Nat, Sass-a-Frass Salon, Leftwoods and Route 66 Street Food Park. For activities for adults, see below. Proceeds benefit ACTS Community and the San-Jac community. (4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, various locations on Sixth Avenue. $5 pass in advance, $7 on Tuesday. 806-322-1806)

Trunk or Treat: Kids can gorge themselves on the goodies at this trunk or treat event at St. Paul United Methodist Church(5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, 4317 W. Interstate 40. Free. 806-352-5615)

Mall-O-Ween: Kids 12 and younger (without masks) can trick or treat at Westgate Mall. No scary, gory, inappropriate or clown costumes are allowed. (5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Westgate Mall, 7701 W. Interstate 40. 806-358-7221)

Fall Carnival: Celebrate the season at West Texas A&M University with trunk or treat, games, bounce houses and more. (6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, First United Bank Center parking lot. Free. 806-651-2392)

Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat: This party at The Lighthouse of Amarillo features bounce houses, trunk or treat, cake walks, games prizes and more. (6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, The Lighthouse of Amarillo, 5631 Pavillard Dr. Free. 806-383-8585)

Family Fall Carnival: Enjoy food, games and more at First Baptist Church's annual Family Fall Carnival(6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, First Baptist Church, 1208 S. Tyler St. Free. 806-373-2891)

Trunk or Treat: Families can get treats at the second Gene Messer Ford Trunk or Treat. (6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Gene Messer Ford, 3400 Soncy Road. Free. 806-355-7471)

Trunk 'n Treat: Win family door prizes and collect candy at this trunk or treat event at Paramount Baptist Church(6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Paramount Baptist Church, 3801 S. Western St. Free. 806-355-3396)

Halloween Party: Listen to tunes from Amarillo classic rock band The A-Town Rockers at Teddy Jack's Armadillo Grill(6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Teddy Jack's Armadillo Grill, 5080 S. Coulter St. No cover. 806-322-0113)

Trunk or Treat: More candy! (6 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Temple Baptist Church, 3208 S. Van Buren St. Free. 806-372-2306)

Trunk or Treat: Get some goodies at South Georgia Baptist Church's annual trunk or treat. (6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, South Georgia Baptist Church, 5209 S. Georgia St. Free. 806-355-8169)

Trunk or Treat: Kids can find goodies at Grace Church's annual event. (6:30 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Grace Church, 4111 Plains Blvd. Free. 806-353-1488)

Amarillo Scaregrounds: The haunt features five scenarios in one location. This is buy-one-get-one-free night with student ID. (7 p.m. to midnight Tuesday, 2736 S.W. 10th Ave., $5, $15 and $20 per haunt; $35 for all; $50 for unlimited access. 806-367-9516)

FireSongs: This concert series featuring original music will continue with a Halloween party featuring Amarillo folk-rock band The DustJackets(7 p.m. Tuesday, Fire Slice Pizzeria, 7306 S.W. 34th Ave., Suite 10. 806-331-2232)

Outer Darkness: The newest Amarillo haunt is a hellish nightmare. (7 p.m. to midnight Tuesday, 500 S. Harrison St. $15)

6th Street Massacre: The Route 66 haunt returns. (7 p.m. to midnight Tuesday. 3015 S.W. Sixth Ave. Admission $20. 806-337-0749)

Van Buren Frightmare: The downtown haunt scares up some new frights. (7 p.m. to midnight Tuesday. 816 S. Van Buren St. $20. 806-373-2292)

The Mark of Zorro: The West Texas A&M University Symphony will perform a new score by B.J. Brooks alongside this 1920 silent film starring Douglas Fairbanks. (7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Mary Moody Northen Recital Hall, $5. 806-651-2840)

The Ghostly Affair: Celebrate the season in a classic way at Amarillo Historical Museum's party, featuring movies, stories, a costume contest and more, plus a tour of the museum's new satellite location. (8 p.m. to midnight Tuesday, Amarillo Historical Museum West, 211 S.E. 17th Ave. Free. 806-206-3926)

Zombie Zipline & Monster Maze: The Starlight Ranch brings the scares with this new attraction, adding a Halloween flair to its zipline and maze activities. (8 p.m. to midnight Tuesday, 1415 Sunrise Drive. $10 maze, $15 zip line, $25 both; specials may be offered. 806-340-8584)

6th Street Creepy Crawl: The city's biggest Halloween party continues with activities for kids in the evening (see those above) and adults at night. The adult pub crawl will feature performances by Deathbelles at 9 p.m. at The 806 Coffee + Lounge, 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave. (no cover); DJ Chancho at 9 p.m. at Austin's Texas Pub, 3121 S.W. Sixth Ave. (cover $5); The Rocky Horror Show at 10 p.m. at RR Bar, 701 S. Georgia St. (admission $12); Raydon at 10 p.m. at Leftwoods, 2511 S.W. Sixth Ave. (cover $5); and Strawberry Girls with Glyphs at Golden Light Cantina, 2908 S.W. Sixth Ave. (cover $5). An adult costume contest begins at midnight at Golden Light. Creepy Crawl passes are $5 in advance or $7 on Halloween. The card gets offers discounts, freebies and specials at the above locations plus D&M Leather, GameQuest, Braceros Mexican Bar & Grill, OPJ, Kismet Salon, Broken Spoke Lounge, The Nat, Sass-a-Frass Salon and Route 66 Street Food Park. For activities for kids, see above. Proceeds benefit ACTS Community and the San-Jac community. (4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, various locations on Sixth Avenue. $5 pass in advance, $7 on Tuesday. 806-322-1806)

Halloween Party: Rock out to Riverbend Reunion at Zombiez Bar & Grill, plus take part in a costume contest with cash prizes. (9 p.m. Tuesday, Zombiez Bar & Grill, 711 S.W. 10th Ave. $5. 806-331-7305)

The Rocky Horror Show: Actors at RR Bar will stage the cult classic musical, complete with audience interaction. (10 p.m. Tuesday; continues through Nov. 4. RR Bar, 701 S. Georgia St. $12. 806-342-9000)

 

Nov. 2

Music from years past is celebrated in "Decades Rewind" on Nov. 2.

Harrington House holiday tours: The historic home's holiday tours will feature decorations designed by Helen Cole in the 1950s, a festive holiday dinner setting and designer gowns. Tours are conducted on the half hour from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. (Nov. 2 to Dec. 19, Harrington House, 1600 S. Polk. Free; reservations required. 806-374-5490)

Creative Mind Lecture Series: Amy Von Lintel, art history professor at West Texas A&M University, will give a two-part presentation on The Horrors of War and Great Art: A Productive Connection at 12:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Nov. 2. (12:30 p.m. Nov. 2 at AC Concert Hall Theatre on the Washington Street campus; 7 p.m. in the Bud Joyner Auditorium in the AC Downtown Campus, 1314 S. Polk St. Free.)

Autumn Reflection: Amarillo photographer Jim Livingston will display large-format versions of some of his favorite pieces in this new exhibition at ArtGecko Studio and Gallery. The opening reception will feature music by The DryLand Dreamers(5 to 9 p.m. Nov. 2 opening reception; hangs through Nov. 30. ArtGecko Studio and Gallery at The Galleries at Sunset Center, 3701 Plains Blvd., Studio 35. 806-433-9648)

Chasing Trane: The Amarillo College Department of Music and Panhandle PBS will team for this Indie Lens Pop-Up screening of a film about iconic jazz great John Coltrane. The Jim Laughlin Jazz Quartet will perform before the film. (6:30 p.m. Nov. 2, AC Concert Hall Theatre on the Washington Street campus. Free. 806-371-5340 or 806-371-5479)

Amarillo Bulls: Amarillo's hockey team will continue its season with a game against the Lone Star Brahmas. (7 p.m. Nov. 2, Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum, 401 S. Buchanan St. $13-$23 adults, $9-$23 children. 806-242-1122)

Books to Broadway: This annual fundraiser for Friends of the Amarillo Public Library's educational programs will feature a night of songs from musicals inspired by books, as well as a silent auction, cash bar, and complimentary coffee and desserts. (7 p.m. Nov. 2, Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St. Free. 806-378-3051)

Denise Duhamel poetry reading: The Guggenheim Fellow and award-winning poet will share her work. (7 p.m. Nov. 2, WT Sybil B. Harrington Fine Arts Complex Recital Hall. Free. 806-651-2486)

Decades Rewind: Soak in the nostalgia of music from the disco, funk, rock and Motown eras in this nationally touring concert/theatrical performance. (7:30 p.m. Nov. 2, Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium, 401 S. Buchanan St. Tickets $42; one free admission for children younger than 15 with adult purchase at box office. 806-378-3096)

WT Percussion Ensemble: The group will bang out a free concert. (7:30 p.m. Nov. 2, WT Mary Moody Northen Recital Hall. Free. 806-651-2840)

The Rocky Horror Show: Actors at RR Bar will stage the cult classic musical, complete with audience interaction. (10 p.m. Nov 2; continues through Nov. 4. RR Bar, 701 S. Georgia St. $12. 806-342-9000)

 

Ongoing

  • Amarillo Botanical Gardens: The gardens, 1400 Streit Drive, are open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays beginning Nov. 1. Admission is $5 adults, $4 seniors, $2 children through eighth grade. Call 806-352-6513.
  • Amarillo Escape and Mystery: Attempt to escape a variety of themed locked rooms in 60 minutes at this attraction, 12208 Canyon Drive. It's open daily by reservation; games must be booked two hours in advance. Cost is $20, plus tax. Call 806-414-2382.
  • Amarillo Museum of Art: The museum, 2200 S. Van Buren St., features a trio of Vietnam exhibitions through Dec. 30. It's open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Admission is free. Call 806-371-5050.
  • Amarillo Public Library: Look for daily events for children (and book clubs for adults) throughout the fall at all branches. Call 806-378-3051.
  • Amarillo Railroad Museum: The museum, 3160 I Ave., is open 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. the second and fourth Saturdays of the month. Call 806-335-3333.
  • Amarillo Suite Escape: Visitors can attempt to escape from three rooms with rotating themes at this attraction, 715 S. Lamar St. Hours are noon to 11 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. Cost is $20, plus tax. Call 806-640-3831.
  • Amarillo Zoo: The zoo, 700 Comanchero Trail, is open 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, except for Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Day, and Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Admission is $4 adults, $3 seniors and $2 children ages 3-12, and free on Monday. Call 806-381-7911.
  • American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum: The facility, 2601 E. Interstate 40, is hosting its AQHA Photography Show through Nov. 25. It's open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays (closed holidays). Admission is $7 adults, $5 seniors, $4 veterans, $3 children ages 6 to 18 and free for active-duty military and children 5 and younger. Call 806-376-4811. 
  • Bill’s Backyard Classics: The classic car and truck museum, 5309 S. Washington St., is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Admission is $10 for ages 13 and older. Call 806-373-8194.
  • Cerulean Gallery: The gallery, 814 S. Taylor St., features Take It All In through Dec. 21. It's open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and by appointment Saturdays. Call 806-576-0063.
  • Don Harrington Discovery Center: The center, 1200 Streit Drive, is featuring Travel Adventures through Jan. 9. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and noon to 4:30 p.m. Sundays in the summer. Admission is $11 adults, $8 children and students (to age 22), military and seniors. Call 806-355-9547.
  • Extreme Laser Tag: Take aim at this indoor attraction, 2503 S.W. 45th Ave. Hours are 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays, 6 to 10 p.m. Fridays, 2 to 10 p.m. Saturdays and 2 to 7 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $13. Call 806-367-8954.
  • The Galleries at Sunset Center: The galleries, 3701 Plains Blvd., are generally open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Admission is free. Call 806-353-5700.
  • Harrington House: The historic home, 1600 S. Polk St., features free holiday tours through Dec. 19 conducted on the half hour from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Call 806-374-5490.
  • Lake Meredith National Recreation Area: The park, located 50 miles northeast of Amarillo near Fritch, is open 24 hours a day. The area also includes Area includes Alibates Flint Quarries National Monument. Admission is free. Call 806-857-3151.
  • Palo Duro Adventure Park and Zip Line: This attraction, located near the entrance of Palo Duro Canyon State Park, is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays through Sundays after Labor Day, weather permitting. Call 806-488-2260.
  • Palo Duro Canyon State Park: The canyon, 12 miles east of Canyon on Texas Highway 217, is open daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Admission $5. Call 806-488-2227.
  • Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum: The museum, 2503 Fourth Ave. in Canyon, is featuring The Great War and the Panhandle-Plains Region and A Picture from Home: Snapshots of the Great War on the Plains through Dec. 30. Hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays to Saturdays and 1 to 6 p.m. Sundays through August. Admission is $10 adults, $9 seniors, $5 children and free for members and children younger than 4. Call 806-651-2244.
  • River Breaks Ranch: This attraction, 7802 Durrett Drive, offers sporting clays, team roping, horse racing and more. Call 806-374-0357.
  • Southern Light Gallery: The art gallery, located on the first floor of Ware Student Commons on Amarillo College's Washington Street campus, features Robert Hirsh's The Architecture of Landscape through Nov. 16. Gallery hours are 7:30 a.m. to 8:50 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 7:30 a.m. to 4:50 p.m. Fridays and 2 to 5:50 p.m. Sundays. Call 806-345-5654. 
  • Texas Air & Space Museum: The museum, 10001 American Drive, is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Admission is free; donations accepted. Call 806-335-9159.
  • Wildcat Bluff Nature Center: The center, 2301 N. Soncy Road, is open daily from sunrise to sunset. Admission $4 adults, $3 seniors and children. Call 806-352-6007.
  • Xcape Room Warehouse: The newest escape room attraction, 714 S.E. 10th Ave., is open from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays, 6 to 11:30 p.m. Fridays, 12:30 to 11:30 p.m. Saturdays and 2 to 7:30 p.m. Sundays. Admission $25. Call 806-353-6353.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chip Chandler is a digital content producer for Panhandle PBS. He can be contacted at Chip.Chandler@actx.edu, at @chipchandler1 on Twitter and on Facebook.

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