Things to Do

Frontier Texas!Abilene Zoo

Abilene, The Storybook Capital of TexasThe National Center for Children's Illustrated LiteratureThe Grace Museum

12th Armored Division Memorial Museum - WWIIThe Center for Contemporary ArtsHistorical Paramount Theatre

Buffalo Gap Historic VillagePrimeTime Family Entertainment Center

Play Faire Park Miniature Golf and MorePhilharmonic Orchestra



Other Things To Do:








23 Junk Street

  • 4802 S. 14th St.Abilene
  • 325-232-6895
  • Shopping

DIY workshops, custom gifts, home décor, refurbished furniture & fun t-shirts. Book your party with a group of 10 or more people or stop in during regular business hours to make something for you or a friend. 



24 Outfitters LLC

  • 2109 US-83Winters
  • 903-508-2469
  • 1,200 acres
    Day Hunts & Guided Dove Hunts

  • Hunting

Get your hunting fill on over 1,200 acres of land across more than a dozen properties. There are a variety of packages ranging from simple 'show-up-and-shoot' day hunts to complete weekend getaways where they plan and provide your meals, lodging, fun amenities, and, of course, great hunting. Bookings start in May for September to early November hunting dates.

Abilene Aquatic Adventures

  • 325-676-6484
  • Attractions

Splash Pads
Splash pads are open from sunrise to sunset, 7 days a week. 2021 season is Mid-April to Mid-October.

Nelson Splash Pad - 2070 Zoo Ln.
Redbud Splash Pad - 3125 S. 32nd St.
Scarborough Splash Pad - 5402 Hartford St.
Sears Splash Pad - 2250 Ambler Ave.
Stevenson Splash Pads - 441 E.N. 7th St.


Adventure Cove - 2742 S. 9th St.
Open to the public beginning May 29, 2021. Families will get to enjoy a leisure pool with a zero-depth beach entry, a lazy river, a pair of water slides, a covered patio, and a new bathhouse. The facility has been designed with the future in mind, providing space to eventually add features and expand the lazy river.
Mon.-Wed.: Closed
Thurs.-Sat.: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sun.: 1 to 7 p.m.





Abilene Bowling Lanes

  • 279 RuidosaAbilene
  • 325-692-5100
  • Other

Lanes: 20



Abilene Community Theatre

  • 809 Barrow St.Abilene
  • 325-673-6271
  • Nightlife

Abilene Skate Park

  • Rose Park, S. 7th and MockingbirdAbilene
  • Park Hours Apply

  • Free Admission

  • Other

City owned skate park - Skating at your own risk


Abilene Speedway

  • 6825 W. Hwy 80Abilene
  • 325-692-8800
  • Other

Dirt Track racing at its best! Saturday nights, late February through September. Four of the six races every Saturday are IMCA sanctioned races. Special events are held through out the year.


Amy Graves Ryan Little Theatre

  • 1642 Sayles Blvd.Abilene
  • 325-793-3889
  • Nightlife