Things to Do

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Use the search below to explore hundreds of things of things to do in and around Abilene.



Chimney Plaza

  • 3200 S. 27thAbilene
  • Shopping

Chip Morgan Hunting Lease

  • 325-280-2526Chip
  • Hunting

1500 acres - 4 pastures - Never been leased - Dove, Deer, Hogs, Turkey


Classic Collections (Antique Mall)

  • 833 Butternut St.Abilene
  • 325-672-0202
  • Shopping

11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tues. - Sat.
Antiques, collectibles and "shabby chic" furniture.


Crafter's Gallery

  • 2626 Barrow St.Abilene
  • 325-695-3257
  • Shopping

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mon. - Sat.
Antiques, collectibles, crafts and post office; over 150-indoor booths


The Crossing (Indoor Flea Market)

  • 1505 S. 14th St.Abilene
  • 325-672-5325
  • Shopping

10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thurs. - Sat. and 1 to 5 p.m., Sun.
Collectible glassware, leather goods, videos and video games, clothes, toys, furniture and books.



  • 4102 Buffalo Gap RdAbilene
  • Shopping

Davis Ranches - Hunting Lease

  • 217 CR 170Winters, TX
  • 325-754-5093
  • 2,400 acres
    Mourning Dove, Whitetail Deer, Turkey, Feral Hogs, Bobwhite Quail, Predators

  • Hunting

6-ponds with fishing, 10-miles of water courses


Doc's Bar and Grill

  • 2042 FM 1750Abilene
  • Other,Nightlife

Doc's Bar and Grill offers a variety of menu options as well as a full bar and 20+ beers on tap. 


The Downtown Abilene Walking Tour

  • 209 Cypress St.Abilene
  • Other

Deepen your appreciation for the history and present of downtown Abilene with a fun and informative poetic walking tour led by 'Gus McDusty' the cowboy poet. Tours are approximately one and a half hours long. These experiences will contain refreshing, informative and humorous poetry, history of  downtown Abilene, creativity, jokes and occasional complimentary samples from local eateries.


Duplicate Bridge

  • 3001 S. 9th St.Abilene
  • 325-695-7865Info.
  • Tuesday, 6 p.m.
    Wednesday, 1 p.m.
    Thursday, 6:30 p.m. (novice game 0-199 master point players)


  • Other

Have fun playing bridge in Abilene!


Elmdale Flea Market

  • 5423 E. Hwy 80 (Bus. 20)Abilene
  • 325-548-2590
  • Shopping

8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Fri. - Sun.
Antiques, collectibles and a little bit of everything.


Elmwood Antique Centre (Antique Mall)

  • 3910 S. 7th St.Abilene
  • 325-670-0400
  • Shopping

10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tues. - Sat.
Distinctive collection of unique merchandise, books and collectibles.