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Calendar of Events - Posted January 3, 2014 9:27 a.m.
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West Texas A&M University Athletics

WTAMU kicks off another season of athletics this fall in men’s and women’s sports.

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  • Sept. 1 7:30 p.m
    West Texas A&M University Faculty Flute Recital: Helen Blackburn
    Mary Moody Northen Recital Hall Canyon, 651.2842
  • Sept. 4 5-9 p.m.
    First Friday Art Walk
    The Galleries at Sunset 3701 Plains Blvd., 353.5700
  • Sept. 10-12 7:30 p.m.
    West Texas A&M University Theatre presents “The Fantasticks”
    Happy State Bank Studio Theatre Canyon, 651.2804
  • Sept. 11 7:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Opera presents “Opera Goofa”
    Amarillo Botanical Gardens 1400 Streit Drive, 372.7464
  • Sept. 12 7:30 p.m.
    “Unbranded” Movie Premier
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 8 p.m.
    Chamber Music Amarillo presents “The Rich Sound of Middle Voices”
    Fibonacci Space 3306 SW Sixth Ave., 236.3545
  • 8 p.m.
    “22HUNDRED: A Sculpture Survey”
    Amarillo Museum of Art 2200 S. Van Buren St., 371.5050
  • Sept. 12-13 2:30 p.m.
    West Texas A&M University Theatre presents “The Fantasticks”
    Happy State Bank Studio Theatre Canyon, 651.2804
  • Sept. 13 7:30 p.m.
    Miro Quartet
    St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church 1601 S. Georgia St., 376.6316
  • Sept. 16-19 7:30 p.m.
    West Texas A&M University Theatre presents “The Fantasticks”
    Happy State Bank Studio Theatre Canyon, 651.2804
  • Sept. 17 7 p.m.
    Ladd Lecture: Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Scott DeJesse
    Amarillo College Concert Hall Theater 2200 S. Van Buren St., 371.5050
  • Sept. 17-19 8 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “The Addams Family”
    ALT Main Stage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • Sept. 18-19 7:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Symphony presents “Bach & Brahms” Guest artist: Espen Lilleslatten, violin; Michelle Skinner, violin
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 376.8782
  • Sept. 20 2:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “The Addams Family”
    ALT Main Stage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • Sept. 24 7-8:30 p.m.
    “Ruben Studdard in Concert”
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 24-26 8 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “The Addams Family”
    ALT Main Stage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • Sept. 27 2:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Little Theatre presents “The Addams Family”
    ALT Main Stage 2019 Civic Circle, 355.9991
  • Sept. 3 5-8 p.m.
    Oh Whata Night 20 percent of Whataburger’s sales from 5 to 8 p.m. will be donated to the High Plains Food Bank in honor of Hunger Action Day. Whataburger’s “Oh Whata Night” will also include its popular “Whataburger for a Year” drawing, where one customer’s name will be drawn to win the prize – a free Whataburger each week for an entire year. Additionally, Whataburger’s mascot, Whataguy, will be there to add to the fun along with a photo booth and face painter.
    Whataburger 3620 E. Interstate 40
  • 7:30 p.m.
    Friends of Fogelberg VI “Dan & Mo’ Beatles” Dedicated to Richard Kibbey, M.D. Funds raised will benefit Harrington Cancer and Health Foundation.
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 5 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Amarillo Crime Stoppers Seventh Annual Car Show & Raffle
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 5-6 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Labor Day Weekend Festival Fundraiser for the Amarillo Senior Citizens Association will include silent auction, chicken-fried steak dinner on Saturday, hamburger lunch on Sunday, a bargain room, bake sale, quilt show, Corvette Club Car Show, craft vendors and raffle tickets to win the United Way 2015 Toyota Camry SE.
    1220 S. Polk St., 374.5500
  • Sept. 10 5-8 p.m.
    Chamber Good Times Celebration Barbecue Cook-Off 100 cook teams will prepare eight tons of meat for a crowd that exceeds 6,000.
    Amarillo Chamber of Commerce 1000 S. Polk St., 373.7800
  • Sept. 12 8 a.m.
    Third Annual CASA Charity Shoot Trap, skeet, wobble and games. Funds raised will benefit Amarillo Area CASA.
    Amarillo Gun Club 4521 S. Osage St., 373.2272
  • 7 p.m.
    Tri-State Fair & Rodeo Gala
    Tri-State Fairgrounds Amarillo National Center 3301 SE 10th Ave., 376.7767
  • Sept. 17 7-9 p.m.
    Scotch Under the Stars An evening of Whiskey, cigars and music to benefit the Amarillo Botanical Gardens.
    Amarillo Botanical Gardens 1400 Streit Drive, 352.6513
  • Sept. 19 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Walk to End Alzheimer’s
    Sam Houston Park 4101 Line Ave., 372.8693
  • 7-10:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Rocks the Runway Presented by Haven Health Clinic and the Male Health Center. Evening includes a fashion show with clothing from local boutiques, cash bar and heavy hors d’oeuvres. Funds raised will benefit Haven Health Clinic and the Male Health Center.
    The Galleries at Sunset Event Room 3701 Plains Blvd., 678.5566
  • Sept. 25 10 a.m. shotgun start
    SAC Golf for Groceries 4-man scramble. Funds raised will benefit the Senior Ambassadors Coalition Hunger Relief through Grocery Delivery Program.
    Comanche Trail Golf Course 4200 S. Grand St., 355.3016
  • 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    APD Benefit Fundraiser
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 3-7 p.m.
    Amarillo’s Biker Bully Bash
    Tripp’s Harley-Davidson 6040 I-40 West, 373.2291
  • Sept. 26
    Komen Greater Amarillo Race for the Cure Registration opens at 6:30 a.m. Survivor breakfast begins at 7 a.m. 5K competitive run begins at 8 a.m. Survivor photo and parade at 8:45 a.m. 5K run/walk and 1-mile run/walk begin at 9:15 a.m.
    Fourth Avenue and Polk Street Downtown Amarillo, 354.9706
  • 2 p.m.
    7Star Equine Therapy Clay Shoot
    River Breaks Ranch 7802 Durrett Road, 374.0357
  • Sept. 1 8:30 p.m.
    Luke Mitchem
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 2 8 p.m.
    Three Days Grace
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • 8:30 p.m
    Jess Labus with Brandon Hagen
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 3 8:30 p.m.
    Calliope Musicals
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 9 p.m.
    Joe Buck Yourself/Chooch
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • Sept. 4 9 p.m.
    Hank & Cupcakes
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • 10 p.m.
    Shandy Bandits
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 5 10 p.m.
    Strangetown CD Release
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 6 2 p.m.
    Dan Lesperance
    I Don’t Know Sports Bar and Grill 1301 SW Sixth Ave., 331.7985
  • Sept. 9 10 p.m.
    Mike and the Moonpies
    Hoots Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 356.7548
  • Sept. 10 8:30 p.m.
    Adrian Conner with Technicolor Hearts
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 10 p.m.
    Wood and Wire
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 11 7 p.m.
    Susan Gibson
    Chalice Abbey 2717 Stanley St., Suite A, 576.2480
  • 8 p.m.
    Brian Nelson with Jarrod Johnson
    Austin’s Texas Pub 3121 SW Sixth Ave., 803.9063
  • 8 p.m.
    Parker McCollum
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • 9 p.m.
    Dan Lesperance
    Pour House 3100 I-40 West, 358.6161
  • 10 p.m.
    The Crooks
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 12 8 p.m.
    Dan Lesperance
    I Don’t Know Sports Bar and Grill 1301 SW Sixth Ave., 331.7985
  • 10 p.m.
    Randall King Band
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 14 8:30 p.m.
    Desi and Cody
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 15 9 p.m.
    Black Pussy
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • Sept. 16 8:30 p.m.
    Craig Kinsey with Endolphins
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 17 8:30 p.m.
    Community Center
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 18 8 p.m.
    Randy Rogers Band
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • 9 p.m.
    Hold
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • 10 p.m.
    Eric Tessmer Band
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 19 8 p.m.
    J.T. Habersaat
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • 8:30 p.m.
    Craig Kinsey
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 10 p.m.
    No Dry County with Jimmylee
    Hoots Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 358.9560
  • 10 p.m.
    Ronnie Eaton
    Whiskey River 4001 SW 51st Ave., 367.6163
  • Sept. 20 8:30 p.m.
    Glenn Roth
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 21 9 p.m.
    Bloody Diamonds
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 22 8:30 p.m.
    Dustin Prinz
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 23 10 p.m.
    Old97s
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 24 9 p.m.
    Pageantry
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • 10 p.m.
    Costello
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • Sept. 25 9 p.m.
    The Rich Hands
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • 10 p.m.
    Costello
    Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.0097
  • 10 p.m.
    Midnight River Choir
    Hoots Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 358.9560
  • Sept. 26 8 p.m.
    The British
    I Don’t Know Sports Bar and Grill 1301 SW Sixth Ave., 331.7985
  • 9 p.m.
    Dan Lesperance
    Pour House 3100 I-40 West, 358.6161
  • 9 p.m.
    Sky Acre/Loudmouth Lisa
    Leftwoods 2511 SW Sixth Ave., 367.9840
  • Sept. 29 8:30 p.m.
    Pullman Standard
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 30 8 p.m.
    Bat
    Butler’s Martini Bar 703 S. Polk St., 376.8180
  • Every Wednesday at 7 p.m.
    Sunset, Wildflowers and Wine Wednesdays An event for all ages. Bring your friends, wine and/or soft drinks and snacks, and enjoy the sunset.
    Wildcat Bluff Nature Center 2301 N. Soncy Road, 352.6007
  • Every Saturday at 8 a.m.
    Wise Women Walking A hiking/walking group specifically for women older than 60 years of age. Meet at the Visitors Center. Bring comfortable shoes, sunscreen, a hat and water.
    Wildcat Bluff Nature Center 2301 N. Soncy Road, 352.6007
  • Sept. 3 7-9 p.m.
    Wildcat Bluff Photo Group First Thursdays All photographers, regardless of ability, experience, or equipment, are welcome to take photos, share techniques and tips, and attend mini-classes.
    Wildcat Bluff Nature Center 2301 N. Soncy Road, 352.6007
  • Sept. 5 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Hummingbird & Pollinators Festival Exhibits and workshops on Texas hummingbirds, gardening for butterflies, bats and Purple Martins. There will be live music, face painting, children's crafts, plant sale by Canyon's Edge Plants, and hummingbird gifts for sale.
    Amarillo Zoo NE 24th Ave., 381.7911
  • Sept. 12 9 a.m.
    Volunteer Workday Whether it’s tending to the trails, prepping the Gilvin Nature Science Building and painting it, or tending to the butterfly garden, there are multiple projects. Refreshments and snacks provided.
    Wildcat Bluff Nature Center 2301 N. Soncy Road, 352.6007
  • 7-8 p.m.
    JazZoo Performance by the Jim Laughlin Quartet.
    Amarillo Zoo NE 24th Ave., 381.7911
  • Sept. 16 2-3 p.m.
    West Amarillo Environmental Consortium Learn how to work toward a sustainable and resilient future.
    Wildcat Bluff Nature Center 2301 N. Soncy Road, 352.6007
  • Sept. 26 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Safety Safari As part of national preparedness month the zoo will have a Safety Safari to teach poison prevention, weather emergency preparedness, traffic safety, fire and burn prevention, and how to call 9-1-1 in an emergency.
    Amarillo Zoo NE 24th Ave., 381.7911
  • Sept. 4 10 a.m.
    Coffee & Cuties Storytime for children ages 5 and younger followed by a craft, activity or animal encounter.
    Don Harrington Discovery Center 1200 Streit Drive, 355.9547
  • Sept. 10-13 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Panhandle Kennel Club of Texas, Inc. Dog Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex North and South Exhibit Halls 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 11 12-5 p.m.
    Amarillo College Fall General Assembly
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 4-7 p.m.
    Patriot Day Tailgate & Car Show Show will include cars, food, Combined Federal Campaign information for federal employees, and information on veteran benefits.
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 5:30 p.m.
    Parents Night Out Take a date night and leave the kids with DHDC. Children will take part in experiments and exhibits and eat dinner.
    Don Harrington Discovery Center 1200 Streit Drive, 355.9547
  • Sept. 12 12-1 p.m.
    Jodi Thomas Book Signing Celebrate the release of New York Times Best Selling Author Jodi Thomas' new book, "Ransom Canyon," a Western romance.
    Cavender's Boot City 7920 I-40 West
  • Sept. 13 2 p.m.
    Mini-Martini Taste Test Presented by Butler's Martini Bar. Taste the Top 15 martinis and enjoy hors d'oeuvres. Limited seating. Advance tickets required.
    Butler's Martini Bar 703 S. Polk St., 376.8180
  • Sept. 18 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
    Constitution Day Celebrate the Sept. 17, 1787 signing of the constitution with activities relating to the document that formed our nation. This program will feature activities for children grades 3 through 7.
    Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum 2503 Fourth Ave., Canyon, 651.2244
  • Sept. 18-26 8 a.m.-12 a.m.
    Tri-State Fair & Rodeo Annual fair includes games, food booths, concerts, free shows, animal exhibits and a rodeo.
    Tri-State Fairgrounds 3301 SE 10th Ave., 376.7767
  • Sept. 19 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Knights of Columbus Men’s Conference
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Rabies Clinic
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex North Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 23 5 p.m.
    WTAMU Tractor Pull
    26th Street, Canyon, 651.2311
  • Sept. 24 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Alumni Party
    Bar Z Winery 19290 FM 1541, 488.2214
  • Sept. 25 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
    WTAMU Fair on the Square
    Canyon Square Canyon, 655.2311
  • 10 a.m.
    WTAMU Homecoming Parade
    23rd Street, Canyon, 655.2311
  • 1-4:30 p.m.
    WTAMU Tailgate Cook-off
    Kimbrough Stadium tailgate area Canyon, 655.2311
  • 3-5 p.m.
    Canyon Chamber Chow-down Live music and Barbecue cook-off.
    Canyon Square Canyon, 655.7815
  • Sept. 28 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
    RSVP Appreciation Luncheon
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 1-5 8 a.m.
    2015 Adequan Select AQHA World Championship
    Tri-State Exposition Grounds 3301 SE 10th Ave., 376.7767
  • Sept. 3 4:30 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Metro State
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Buffs vs. Asuza Pacific
    Kimbrough Stadium Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 4 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Dallas Baptist
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • 7:30 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Colorado State-Pueblo
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 5 12 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Colorado School of Mines
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Adams State
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • 7:30 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Lubbock Christian
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 12 5 p.m.
    WTAMU Buffs vs. Colorado State-Pueblo
    Kimbrough Stadium Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 13 2 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Southwestern Oklahoma State
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 14-15 All day.
    Ryan Palmer Foundation Invitational
    Tascosa Golf Club 4502 Fairway Drive, 651.4400
  • Sept. 16 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Men’s Soccer vs. UT-Permian Basin
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 18 6 a.m.
    WTAMU Meet (Pre-Regional 5K) Intrasquad meet.
    The Range Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 16 6 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Texas A&M-Commerce
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 19 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
    Top of Texas Traditional Karate Championship
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 2 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Texas Woman’s
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Men’s Soccer vs. Southern Nazarene
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 23-26 7:30 p.m.
    PRCA Rodeo
    Tri-State Fairgrounds Amarillo National Center 3301 SE 10th Ave., 376.7767
  • Sept. 25 11:30 a.m.
    WTAMU Homecoming Golf Classic
    Palo Duro Creek Golf Course Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 26 8 a.m.
    Punt, Pass, Kick Annual NFL competition. Winners of each age bracket will receive a prize and chance to advance to the regional competition in Lubbock. Eligible boys and girls ages 6 to 15 (as of 12-31-15) may participate.
    Dick Bivins Stadium 800 S. Marrs St., 378.3036
  • 5 p.m.
    WTAMU Buffs vs. Angelo State
    Kimbrough Stadium Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 28 12 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Texas A&M-International
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 30 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Senior Social
    Ellwood Park 1100 S. Jackson St., 378.3036
  • Sept. 19 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    The Ruffles and Rust Expo
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex South Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096