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Calendar of Events - Posted January 3, 2014 10:18 a.m.
photo Photos courtesy of The Children’s Home

Race the Trails 2016

The Children’s Home will host its annual Race the Trails 2016 event this month. Area runners and mountain bike enthusiasts have five events to choose from over two days.

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  • May 1 3 p.m.
    Amarillo College Chamber Orchestra
    Amarillo College Concert Hall Theatre 22nd Avenue and Van Buren Street, 371.5340
  • May 3 7:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Youth Choirs Spring Concert
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 5 7:30 p.m.
    TheatreAC presents “Afterlife: A Ghost Story”
    Amarillo College Experimental Theatre 22nd Avenue and Van Buren Street, 371.5359
  • May 5-7 8 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “Hairspray”
    ALT Mainstage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • May 6 5-9 p.m.
    First Friday Art Walk
    The Galleries at Sunset 3701 Plains Blvd., 353.5700
  • May 8 2:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “Hairspray”
    ALT Mainstage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • May 12-14 8 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “Hairspray”
    ALT Mainstage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • May 13 7 p.m.
    Retrospective opening Show will feature the works of photographer Scott Hyde and sculptor Lightnin’ McDuff.
    Process Art House 700 S. Van Buren St., 681.4337
  • May 14 7:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Opera presents “Musica Variada”
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 15 2:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “Hairspray”
    ALT Mainstage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • May 19 6-9 p.m.
    "Unbranded" Screening and Roundtable Discussion
    Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum Hazlewood Lecture Hall 2503 Fourth Ave., Canyon, 651.2244
  • May 19-21 8 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “Hairspray”
    ALT Mainstage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • May 20 7 p.m.
    Lone Star Ballet Dance Academy presents “Unleashed”
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 21 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
    Lone Star Ballet Dance Academy presents “Unleashed”
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 6:30-9 p.m.
    Dance Arts Dance Recital
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 22 2:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “Hairspray”
    ALT Mainstage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • 3 p.m.
    Lone Star Ballet Dance Academy presents “Unleashed”
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 23 5:30-8:30 p.m.
    Greenways Intermediate School Music Festival
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 28 6:30-9 p.m.
    SB Dance Academy Dance Recital
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 7 7 a.m.
    Hope and Healing Place Half Marathon and Memory Walk Registration required.
    Amarillo National Bank Plaza 1 410 S. Taylor St., 371.8998
  • 8:30 a.m.
    Insane Inflatables 5K Obstacle run will raise funds and awareness for American Cancer Society. Registration required.
    John Stiff Memorial Park 4800 S. Bell St., 331.6938
  • 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
    FOSA Annual Luncheon Friends of Southwestern Art works to raise funds for acquisitions, exhibitions, conservation and educational programs for the Southwestern art collection at PPHM.
    Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum 2503 Fourth Ave., 651.2244
  • 3-9 p.m.
    AMBUCS Derby Day Southwest Ambucs will host its annual fundraiser to supply scholarships for therapy students and AmTrykes for the disabled. Televisions will be set up to watch the Kentucky Derby live. Activities will include live music and dancing, the Connie Schnaufer Derby Hat Contest, and silent and live auctions.
    Amarillo Botanical Gardens 1400 Streit Drive, 316.5240
  • May 10 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Downtown Women’s Center Spring Luncheon
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 12 6 p.m. social, followed by dinner at 6:30 p.m.
    Texas Tech Alumni Scholarship Dinner Join friends of the Texas Tech Alumni-Amarillo Chapter for an evening with Kirby Hocutt, Texas Tech athletic director, and Jim Douglass, associate vice president of TTAA. Registration/ticket deadline will be May 6. Network with area alumni, participate in a silent auction to raise funds for local area scholarships, and learn what is going on at Texas Tech.
    Amarillo Country Club 4800 Bushland Blvd., 418.6293
  • May 13 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
    The Salvation Army Clay Shoot Funds raised will benefit the social services assistance program of The Salvation Army.
    River Breaks Ranch Gun Club 7802 Durrett Drive, 373.6631, ext. 75513
  • 6 p.m.
    Chamber Music Amarillo Spring Fundraiser
    Amarillo Botanical Gardens 1400 Streit Drive, 236.3545
  • May 14 7 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Stamp Out Hunger Food drive led by local postal service employees. Leave non-perishable food items by the mailbox to be collected and delivered to High Plains Food Bank. Suggested donations include canned vegetables, soups, meats and fruits, peanut butter, pasta and other nutritional shelf-stable items.
    350.1427
  • 8 a.m.-2 p.m.
    Maverick’s Amazing Race 2016 Teams of two people will complete mental and physical challenges in a scavenger hunt-style race. Each team will begin the race with a clue leading them to another checkpoint. Teams must successfully complete challenges until they reach the end of the race.
    Downtown Amarillo 372.8393
  • 9 a.m.
    Black Gold Ball 2016 5K and 10K trail runs with food provided afterward by 575 Pizzeria. All proceeds from the race will benefit The Children’s Home.
    The Children's Home Trails Ninth Avenue and Helium Road, 352.5771
  • May 15 10 a.m.
    Race the Trails 2016 11.8, 17.7 and 23.6-mile mountain bike races with food provided afterward by Amarillo National Bank. All proceeds from the race will benefit The Children’s Home.
    The Children's Home Trails Ninth Avenue and Helium Road, 352.5771
  • 12-5 p.m.
    Muttfest 2016 Annual fundraiser for Amarillo SPCA will feature vendor booths, canine contests, raffle drawing, silent auction, photo booth, and the Skyhoundz Championship competition. This year’s theme will be “Discos Dogs – Stayin’ Alive.”
    Memorial Park 2501 S. Washington St., 622.0555
  • May 20 1-6 p.m.
    Kids Café Classic Shotgun start, four-man, two-low ball golf tournament will benefit Kids Café, a program offered by High Plains Food Bank. Team fees will include tournament, lunch, dinner, drinks, and raffle and door prize chances.
    Ross Rogers Golf Complex (both courses) 722 NW 24th Ave., 350.1427
  • May 1 8 p.m.
    Nathan Payne
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • May 3 10 p.m.
    Levitation Room
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • May 4 9 p.m.
    National Park Radio
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • May 6 8 p.m.
    Josh Abbott Band with Zane Williams
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • 8:30 p.m.
    Zach Pohl
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 9 p.m.
    Boxcar Bandits
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • 10 p.m.
    Rich O’Toole
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • May 7 7 p.m.
    Dan Lesperance
    Cruisers Grill & Bar 2813 SW Sixth Ave., 419.6850
  • 9:30 p.m.
    The O’s
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • May 8 8 p.m.
    Williams Lost
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 9 p.m.
    Electric Gypsies
    Skooterz 6th St. Bar and Grill 4100 Bushland Blvd., 355.6600
  • May 9 9 p.m.
    Electric Gypsies
    Skooterz 6th St. Bar and Grill 4100 Bushland Blvd., 355.6600
  • May 10 7 p.m.
    Feed the Kitty
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • 8 p.m.
    Rye Baby with Bird in Hand
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • May 12 9 p.m.
    Epi III
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 10 p.m.
    Cowboys from Hell Paso with Shane Smith & The Saints
    Hoot’s Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 356.7548
  • May 13 9 p.m.
    Strangetowne with Radio Birds
    Hoot’s Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 356.7548
  • 10 p.m.
    Jason Boland and The Stragglers
    Guitars and Cadillacs 3601 Olsen Blvd., 322.7979
  • 10 p.m.
    The Randall King Band
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • May 14 9 p.m.
    The Show Ponies
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • May 15 9 p.m.
    Darren Welch Group
    Skooterz 6th St. Bar and Grill 4100 Bushland Blvd., 355.6600
  • May 19 9 p.m.
    Sports Coach with Du Vide
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • May 20 7 p.m.
    Brittany Kingery with The Djembabe
    Austin’s Texas Pub 3121 SW Sixth Ave., 373.7470
  • 8 p.m.
    Big Trouble in Texas
    Whiskey River 4001 SW 51st Ave., 367.6163
  • 10 p.m.
    Tejas Brothers
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • May 21 9:30 p.m.
    Playa Lake
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 10 p.m.
    Tommy Gallagher Band
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • 10 p.m.
    Mark McKinney
    Hoot’s Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 356.7548
  • May 22 9 p.m.
    Strange Saints
    Skooterz 6th St. Bar and Grill 4100 Bushland Blvd., 355.6600
  • May 23 9 p.m
    Babylon Breakers Features The Jim Laughlin Quartet.
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 9 p.m.
    Strange Saints
    Skooterz 6th St. Bar and Grill 4100 Bushland Blvd., 355.6600
  • May 25 10 p.m.
    Tejon Street Corner Thieves with Playa Lake
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • May 26 9 p.m.
    The March Divide with Welcome Home
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • May 28 9 p.m.
    Beat Bodega
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • 9 p.m.
    Gold Leather
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 10 p.m.
    Dale Watson
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • 10 p.m.
    Outlaw Hank
    Hoot’s Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 356.7548
  • May 29 9 p.m.
    Kyle Nachtigal
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • May 30 9 p.m.
    Stephen Lee
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • May 31 7-9 p.m.
    Starlight Theater
    Sam Houston Park picnic area 4101 Line Ave., 378.3069
  • May 8 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Mother’s Day at the Zoo All mothers receive free admission.
    Amarillo Zoo 700 Comanchero Road, 381.7911
  • 1 p.m.
    Iris Show
    Amarillo Botanical Gardens 1400 Streit Drive, 316.5240
  • May 14 1-3 p.m.
    Fecal Fest: Poo at the Zoo Some animals eat poop, disguise themselves as poop and use poop as a defense mechanism. Join the zoo for a fun and slightly different special day as you test your "Number Two" knowledge, observe poo-eating insects in action, navigate the Dung Beetle Agility Course, and even make a "crappy craft" to take home.
    Amarillo Zoo 700 Comanchero Road, 381.7911
  • May 18 7-9 p.m.
    Cowboy Mike Michael R. Grauer, curator of art and Western heritage at Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, will present a living history program. Bring something to eat, drink and share.
    Wildcat Bluff Nature Center 2301 N. Soncy Road, 352.6007
  • May 5 5-9 p.m.
    Cinco de Mayo Fajita Festival Hosted by the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
    East Fourth Avenue and South Grant Street 379.8800
  • May 6 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    WTAMU Storytelling Festival The Communication Department will host.
    WTAMU Sybil B. Harrington College of Fine Arts Canyon, 651.2799
  • May 12 7-10 p.m.
    NAACP Scholarship Awards Banquet
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 13 5-10 p.m.
    YC3: Attack on Amarillo Hosted by Yellow City Comic Con.
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room and South Exhibit Halla 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 7-10 p.m.
    Amarillo College Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 14 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
    YC3: Attack on Amarillo Hosted by Yellow City Comic Con.
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room and South Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 10 a.m.
    WTAMU Spring Commencement Sybil B. Harrington College of Fine Arts and Humanities and the College of Nursing and Health Sciences; 2 p.m. The College of Agriculture and Natural Sciences and the College of Business; 6 p.m. The College of Education and Social Sciences and the School of Engineering, Computer Science and Mathematics.
    First United Bank Center 801 23rd St., Canyon, 651.2044
  • May 15 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
    YC3: Attack on Amarillo Hosted by Yellow City Comic Con.
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room and South Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 3-4:30 p.m.
    Texas Tech School of Pharmacy Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 18 6-8:30 p.m.
    AC Fire Academy Pinning Ceremony
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 7-9 p.m.
    Regenerate Amarillo
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 20 6-7:30 p.m.
    River Road Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 21 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
    Amarillo Walking Tour Led by Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum's Michael Grauer.
    Downtown Amarillo 651.2244
  • 5:30 p.m.
    Armed Forces Day Banquet
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex North Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 26 7-9:30 p.m.
    AGN Athlete of the Year Banquet
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 7-8:30 p.m.
    Bushland High School Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 27 5-6:30 p.m.
    Randall High School Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 7-8:30 p.m.
    Highland Park Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 8-9:30 p.m.
    Caprock High School Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 28 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Palo Duro High School Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 2-3:30 p.m.
    Tascosa High School Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 5:30 p.m.
    Amarillo High School Graduation
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 31 1:45-3:30 p.m.
    APD Summer Camp
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 1 9 a.m.
    US Team Roping Championship-Panhandle Classic
    Tri-State Fairgrounds Amarillo National Center 3301 SE 10th Ave., 378.3096
  • May 7 7:05 p.m.
    Amarillo Venom vs. San Angelo Bandits
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 14 7:05 p.m.
    Amarillo Venom vs. Duke City Gladiators
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 14-15 8 a.m.
    U.S. Team Roping Championship-Panhandle Classic
    Tri-State Fairgrounds Amarillo National Center 3301 SE 10th Ave., 378.3096
  • May 21 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Amarillo Soap Box Derby
    Northeast 24th Avenue and Polk Street, 672.8542
  • 7:05 p.m.
    Amarillo Venom vs. Wichita Force
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 28-30 8 a.m.
    AOTC Agility Trials
    Tri-State Fairgrounds Amarillo National Center 3301 SE 10th Ave., 378.3096
  • May 14 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Birthday Party Expo “Let’s Celebrate”
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex North Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 19 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Business Connection 2016
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 20 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Continental Antique Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 21 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Pioneer Gun Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex South Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Continental Antique Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 22 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Pioneer Gun Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex South Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Continental Antique Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 23 10 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Scholastic Book Fairs
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 24 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Scholastic Book Fairs
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • May 27 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Anita Goodesign Embroidery Party
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096