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West Texas Weekend calendar of events 5/21-5/23

Looking for something to do with family and friends this weekend? Here's a list of events happening around the Big Country and the Concho Valley!
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TEXAS, USA — You've heard people say, "There's nothing to do in town." Here is a list of events happening in San Angelo and Abilene to do with your friends and family.

Abilene (Big Country)

Today

11:15 a.m. – Super Storytime: Let’s Explore, Abilene Public Library, South Branch, 4310 Buffalo Gap Road

4 p.m. – Parker McCollum, Holt Jones, Matt Stapp and South of Mayhem, Mulligan's Sports Bar & Grill, 1166 Ben Richey Drive

7 p.m. – Eller Hall pop-up dance, The Grace Museum Garage, 102 Cypress St.

7 p.m. – Abilene Community Theatre presents: “Much Ado About Nothing,” Abilene Community Theatre, 809 Barrow St.

7:45 p.m. – Music in the Park: Bad Karaoke, Play Faire Park, 2300 N. 2nd St.

8 p.m. – Tredwater, Potosi Live, 897 FM 1750

Saturday

10 a.m. – “Boots on the Ground” hiring event, PeopleReady, 2741 S. 14th St.

10 a.m. – ABCDs of Medicare, Abilene Public Library, Main Library, 202 Cedar St.

11 a.m. – Shrimp boil, The Winery at Willow Creek, 4353 S. Treadaway Blvd.

11:15 a.m. – Family Flix: “The Croods: A New Age,” Abilene Public Library, South Branch, 4310 Buffalo Gap Road

1 p.m. – Savings Safari Bash, Abilene Zoo, 2070 Zoo Lane

2 p.m. – Abilene Food Tour, Visit Abilene, 1101 N. 1st St.

2:30 p.m. – Saturday Matinee: “The Devil Wears Prada,” Abilene Public Library, South Branch, 4310 Buffalo Gap Road

4 p.m. – Straightly crooked crawfish boil, Pappy Slokum Brewing Co., 409 S. Treadaway Blvd.

6 p.m. – Swenson Garden grill and chill, Swenson House Historical Society, 1726 Swenson St.

7 p.m. – EC 3 – Evan, Lee and Jackson, The House at LSDG, 173 Walnut St.

7 p.m. – Colton Rice, Betty Rose’s Little Brisket, 3934 Catclaw St.

7:30 p.m. – Abilene Community Theatre presents: “Much Ado About Nothing,” Abilene Community Theatre, 809 Barrow St.

7:30 p.m. – Jamison Priest, Mezamiz Coffee House, 3909 S. 7th St.

8 p.m. – Music in the Park: Soulmates, Play Faire Park, 2300 N. 2nd St.

8 p.m. – Deanna Wheeler, Potosi Live, 897 FM 1750

9 p.m. – Encore drive-in nights presents Bon Jovi, Town & Country Drive-in Theatre, 2902 Vogel St.

Sunday

1 p.m. – Abilene Cheer Force open tryouts, Abilene Gymnastics Sports Center, 1241 Ben Richey Drive

1:30 p.m. – Pokemon meetup, Abilene Public Library, South Branch, 4310 Buffalo Gap Road

2 p.m. – Abilene Community Theatre presents: “Much Ado About Nothing,” Abilene Community Theatre, 809 Barrow St.

2 p.m. – Sunday Fun Day: Tissue paper flowers, Abilene Public Library, 4310 Buffalo Gap Road

7 p.m. – Songwriter’s open mic, The Hallows, 258 Pine St.

SAN ANGELO (Concho Valley)

Today

10 a.m. – "Artfully Able" exhibit, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, Coop Gallery, 427 S. Oakes St.

10:30 a.m. – Stories and more, Angelo West Branch Library, 3013 Vista del Arroyo

6:30 p.m. – Jody Nix and the Texas Cowboys, San Angelo VFW, 125 S. Browning St.

8 p.m. – Michael Milligan, The House of FiFi DuBois, 123 S. Chadbourne St.

9 p.m. – Case Hardin, Whiskey River Saloon, 125 E. Concho Ave.

10 p.m. – Matthew Marcus McDaniel, City Limits, 4205 S. Bryant Blvd.

Saturday

8 a.m. – Dooley’s Simply Texas Rib Cook-off, Bill Aylor Sr. Memorial RiverStage, 16 E. Avenue A

9 a.m. – Simply Texas Foodie Festival, Bill Aylor Sr. Memorial RiverStage, 16 E. Avenue A

9 a.m. – Household hazardous waste and eco-fair, Foster Communications Coliseum, 50 E. 43rd St.

10 a.m. – Simply Texas Motorcycle Show, Bill Aylor Sr. Memorial RiverStage, 16 E. Avenue A

10 a.m. – "Artfully Able" exhibit, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, Coop Gallery, 427 S. Oakes St.

10 a.m. – Longhorn and bison viewing, San Angelo State Park, 362 FM 2288

11 a.m. – Paint Brush Alley Market Days, Paint Brush Alley and Pop Art Museum, 125 W. Twohig Ave.

11 a.m. – Twelfth Annual Simply Texas Blues Festival, Bill Aylor Sr. Memorial RiverStage, 16 E. Avenue A

11 a.m. –  Lemonade stand for first responders, 3317 Briargrove Lane

1 p.m. – Susan Kolb with Steve Guilez, Railway Museum of San Angelo, 703 S. Chadbourne St.

1 p.m. – Reading with Libby, Stephens Central Library, 33 W. Beauregard Ave.

2 p.m. – On the Right Track, San Angelo State Park, 362 FM 2288

2 p.m. – Story-time and crafts, Angelo North Branch Library, 3001 N. Chadbourne St.

3 p.m. – Derby of the Dead, Kirby Park, 1401 Edmund Blvd.

6 p.m. – Rock and Roll Concert, Kids Kingdom, 34 W. River Drive

6 p.m. - Moebius Syndrome Awareness fun run and walk, San Angelo City Park, 315 E. Twohig Ave.

8 p.m. – Mykel Martin Project debut party, The Concho Pearl Icehouse, 1605 S. Chadbourne St.

9 p.m. – ShineOla, The Casual Pint, 19 E. Concho Ave.

9 p.m. – Mason and the Gin Line, Whiskey River Saloon, 125 E. Concho Ave.

9 p.m. – Drew Moreland, Lone Wolf Pub, 115 Paint Rock Road

Sunday

10 a.m. – Sunday Funday, The Life Church San Angelo, 3301 TLC Way

6:30 p.m. – World of Color dance recital, Celebration Church, 2639 Sunset Drive

9 p.m.  – Mike Oregano, The Deadhorse, 210 S. Chadbourne St.

 If you have a weekend event you would like listed, please email your information to srojas@foxsanangelo.com by noon Wednesdays.