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Calendar of Events - Posted January 3, 2014 10:18 a.m.
photo Joni Monroe beinborn, “any time any place”, courtesy of American Quarter horse hall of fame & Museum

2017 Boys Ranch Rodeo + AdventureFest

The 73rd annual Boys Ranch Rodeo + AdventureFest kicks off on Sept. 2 at Cal Farley’s arena.

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  • Sept. 14 7 p.m.
    The Ladd Lecture Featuring Larry Speck, renowned design architect.
    Amarillo Museum of Art 2200 S. Van Buren St., 371.5050
  • Sept. 22 8-10 p.m.
    Kansas 40th Anniversary Tour
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium
  • Sept. 2 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
    Ninth Annual Crime Stoppers Car Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 3 7-11 p.m.
    Second Annual Dueling Pianos Hosted by Amarillo Hockey Association and Amarillo Bulls Hockey.
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex 401 S. Buchanan St., 680.9477
  • Sept. 7-8 7:30 p.m.
    Friends of Fogelberg VIII
    Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts 500 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 9 8 a.m.
    Fifth Annual CASA Charity Shoot
    Amarillo Gun Club 4521 S. Osage St., 373.2272
  • 4-9 p.m.
    Up in the Air for Family Care Balloon Glow The eighth annual event will include live bands and food and merchandise vendors. Proceeds will benefit the Family Care Foundation.
    John Stiff Memorial Park 4800 Bell St., 622.9473
  • Sept. 9-10 Open play after 2 p.m.
    25th Annual Street Toyota Senior Charity Classic Funds raised will provide college scholarships to area 2017 high school graduates.
    Ross Rogers Golf Complex 722 NW 24th Ave., 378.3086
  • Sept. 14 5-8 p.m.
    22nd Annual Good Times Celebration Barbecue Cook-off 100 cooking teams will prepare eight tons of meat for a crowd expected to exceed 6,000.
    Amarillo Chamber of Commerce 1000 S. Polk St., 342.2007
  • Sept. 15 6-10 p.m.
    25th Birthday Bash Event will include live music, cocktails, dinner, silent auction and dancing. Funds raised will benefit Wildcat Buff Nature Center.
    Starlight Canyon 100 Brentwood Road, 352.6007
  • Sept. 16 9 a.m.
    Walk to End Alzheimer’s
    Sam Houston Park 4101 Line Ave., 372.8693
  • 9 a.m.
    Fourth Annual Emilie Yarbrough Love Anchors Suicide Awareness and Prevention Golf Scramble
    Ross Rogers Golf Complex 722 NW 24th, 378.3086
  • 7 p.m.
    JazZoo Adults-only fundraiser will include live jazz performances, food and drinks. Funds will benefit the renovation of the Children’s Zoo at the Amarillo Zoo.
    Amarillo Zoo 700 Comanchero Trail, 381.7911
  • Sept. 22 10 a.m.
    SAC Golf for Groceries Four-man scramble.
    Comanche Trail Golf Complex 4200 S. Grand St., 282.3735
  • 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
    APD Benefit Fundraiser
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 6 p.m.
    Horns & Heels Gala
    Advo Companies, Inc. 5241 S. Washington St., 342.0600
  • Sept. 23 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.
    Komen Greater Amarillo Race for the Cure
    Fourth Avenue and Polk Street in downtown Amarillo, 698.1900
  • 2-10 p.m.
    7 Star Therapeutic Riding Center’s “Shoot for the Stars” Sporting Clays Classic
    River Breaks Ranch 7802 Durrett Drive, 355.4773
  • 5-8 p.m.
    Wing Wars Entertainment provided by Cooder Graw. Proceeds will benefit Amarillo Montessori Academy.
    Ferguson Enterprises 5823 Canyon Drive, 353.3871
  • Sept. 24 1-7 p.m.
    Ninth Annual P3: People, Pints, Pedals Pub Crawl Pub crawl on bikes for people (21 years or older) at all skill levels. Although the event is free, a donation of at least $15 is requested. Proceeds will benefit One Chair at a Time.
    575 Pizzeria 2803 Civic Circle, 331.3627
  • Sept. 26 6-9 p.m.
    Jubliee Annual fundraiser will include food, silent auction, and guest speaker Candace Payne. Proceeds will benefit Special Delivery Adoption Agency.
    Special Delivery Adoption Agency 1601 S. Monroe St., 367.6755
  • Sept. 28 5:30-10 p.m.
    Dinner in the Garden Annual fundraiser for Medical Center League House. Event will include pre-dinner appetizers, beer and wine, dinner catered by Chef Delvin Wilson, live music from The Prairie Dogs Band, an inspirational speaker and live auction.
    Medical Center League House 7000 Amarillo Blvd. West, 358.3759
  • 6-9 p.m.
    Una Gran Cena Annual fundraiser for Amarillo Wesley Community center will include dinner and a silent auction. Key note speaker will be Dr. Elsa Diego-Medrano, Assistant Professor of Reading and Early Childhood from West Texas A&M University.
    Polk Street United Methodist Church 1401 S. Polk St., 372.7960
  • 7-10 p.m.
    Delicious Wishes Burger Bash Benefiting Make-A-Wish.
    Cornerstone Ranch Event Center 1901 S. Cement Road, 358.9943
  • Sept. 29 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Turn Center Golf Scramble Pre-registration deadline is Sept. 15. Hosted by Golden Spread Electric Cooperative.
    Comanche Trail Golf Complex 4200 S. Grand St., 282.3735
  • Sept. 30 6-9 p.m.
    AFD Traditions: Past, Present, Future
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 6:30-10 p.m.
    The Great Epilepsy Steakout
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 1 5-10 p.m.
    Adler & Hearne with Mitchell Evan Part of the HPPR Living Room Concerts series.
    Chalice Abbey 2717 Stanley St., 367.9088
  • 6 p.m.
    Flatland Calvary
    Starlight Ranch 1415 Sunrise Drive, 372.6000
  • 8 p.m.
    Reckless Kelly
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • Sept. 1-2 9:30 p.m.
    Galatea Burlesk presents “Godiva”
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 2 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.
    Yellow City Sounds Music Festival: Music that Changed the World Hosted by Panhandle PBS and Amarillo College. Festival lineup will include The Band of Heathens, Zac Wilkerson Music, hONEyhoUSe, The Deltaz, Insufficient Funds, Maggie Burt and The Dustjackets, plus a jam session featuring Ray Wilson, Tennessee Tuckness, Mike Fuller, Andy Chase Cundiff, Tyler Horning, Wendy Clay, and Eddie Esler.
    Memorial Park 2501 S. Washington St., 371.5000
  • 10 p.m.
    Tommy Gallagher Band
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • Sept. 5 9 p.m.
    Itasca with Dylan Aycock
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 7 9 p.m.
    Chancy Bernson
    The Golden Light Cantina 2906 SW Sixth Ave., 374.9237
  • Sept. 8 8 p.m.
    William Clark Green
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • Sept. 9 9 p.m.
    The RagTown Chiefs
    Whiskey River 4001 SW 51st Ave., 367.6163
  • Sept. 14 2 p.m.
    Amarillo Summer Showcase and Jam Hosted by Western Swing Music Society of the Southwest.
    Fifth Season Inn Amarillo 6801 I-40 West, 358.7881
  • 8 p.m.
    Sundance Head
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • Sept. 16 8 p.m.
    Shotgun Rider
    Midnight Rodeo 4400 S. Georgia St., 358.7083
  • Sept. 19 9 p.m.
    Cloudship
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 23 8:30 p.m.
    David Ramirez
    Hoot’s Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 358.9560
  • Sept. 27 8 p.m.
    Snailmate
    The 806 2812 SW Sixth Ave., 322.1806
  • Sept. 29 10 p.m.
    Jack Ingram
    Hoot’s Pub 2424 Hobbs Road, 356.7548
  • Sept. 9 10 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Teddy Bear Clinic Bring your favorite stuffed animal, or adopt one from the gift shop, to get a checkup with the zoo staff. Stuffed animals might get their vitals checked, bandaged or given “medicine” to make sure they have a clean bill of health before heading home.
    Amarillo Zoo 700 Comanchero Trail, 381.7911
  • Sept. 10 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Grandparents Day Bring Grandma, Grandpa – or both – out to the zoo for free admission, plus a cup of their favorite ice cream.
    Amarillo Zoo 700 Comanchero Trail, 381.7911
  • Sept. 2 10 a.m., AdventureFest; 12 p.m., barbecue lunch; 2:30 p.m., rodeo.
    Boys Ranch Rodeo + AdvertureFest
    Cal Farley's Boys Ranch US 385, 36 miles northwest of Amarillo, 687.3722
  • 5:30-11:30 p.m.
    Cal Farley’s Annual Alumni Meeting
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 3 6-8 p.m.
    Nitro Circus Live Event will feature 30 extreme athletes in freestyle motocross and BMX, plus daredevil performances and stunts.
    Route 66 Motor Speedway 4101 Texas 335 Loop, 335.3478
  • Sept. 7 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
    RSVP Appreciation Luncheon Hosted by Panhandle Community Services.
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 8 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
    AC General Assembly Assembly will feature “You Have to Know,” a new presentation that informs the community about developments at Amarillo College, and the annual “Innovation Challenge.”
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 9 Sept. 9
    Community Emergency Preparedness Conference
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex North Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • 6 p.m.
    Master of Disguise Mystery Dinner Hosted by Amarillo Escape and Mystery. Guests are encouraged to wear some sort of disguise. Dinner will be buffet-style. BYOB.
    Wolflin House 11925 S. Western St., 414.2382
  • Sept. 10 8 a.m.-12 p.m.
    Messiah’s House Launch Weekend
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 13 6:30-8:30 p.m.
    Amarillo Bulls Season Ticket Holder Pick-up Party
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Grand Plaza 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 14 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. Sponsored in part by West Texas A&M University, this program features demonstrations and activities that highlight our Constitution and voting rights. This program will feature activities for children grades 3 to 7. Students will also have the opportunity to hear a lively debate by WTAMU professors.
    Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum 2503 Fourth Ave., Canyon, 651.2244
  • Sept. 14-16 6 p.m.
    Man Camp Adventure . Hosted by Master’s Arrow Ministries. Activities will include sporting clay shooting on a 10-station course with birds or clay targets that feature different presentation at each station (bring your own gun), team roping demonstration, horse races, Texas barbecue and Tex-Mex dinners, and worship and revival meetings.
    River Breaks Ranch 7802 Durrett Drive, 374.0357
  • Sept. 15-23 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. 16 10-11 a.m.
    Tri-State Fair & Rodeo Parade The 2017 parade theme will be “Fair Time – Fun Time” Judging Categories are: Float, JROTC, Youth, Open Category, Equestrian, as well as for those not wishing to be judged. Cash prizes for the top three parade floats. There will be a new route this year.
    Downtown Amarillo, 376.7767
  • Sept. 1-2 8 a.m.
    Adequan Select AQHA World Championship
    Tri-State Fairgrounds 3301 SE 10th Ave., 376.7767
  • 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Southwestern Oklahoma State
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Adams State
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • 7:30 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Colorado State-Pueblo
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 2 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Adams State
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • 6 p.m.
    WTAMU Buffs vs. Auzusa Pacific
    Kimbrough Stadium Canyon, 651.4400
  • 7:30 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. St. Mary’s
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 3 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Fort Lewis
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 9 6 p.m.
    WTAMU Buffs vs. Colorado State-Pueblo
    Kimbrough Stadium Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 10 7 p.m.
    Amarillo Bulls vs. Odessa Jackalopes
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 14 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Men’s Soccer vs. Midwestern State
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 15 12 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Midwestern State
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • 6 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Nebraska-Kearney
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 16 12 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. Cameron
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Men’s Soccer vs. Oklahoma Christian
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • 3 p.m.
    WTAMU Buffs vs. UT Permian Basin
    Kimbrough Stadium Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 17 7 p.m.
    Amarillo Bulls vs. Lone Star Brahmas
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 19 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Volleyball vs. UT Permian Basin
    The Box Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 21 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Men’s Soccer vs. Texas A&M International
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 22 7 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Texas Woman’s
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 23 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Men’s Soccer vs. St. Mary’s
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 24 1 p.m.
    WTAMU Women’s Soccer vs. Texas A&M-Commerce
    The Pitch Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 30 6 p.m.
    WTAMU Buffs vs. Eastern New Mexico
    Kimbrough Stadium Canyon, 651.4400
  • Sept. 9 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    The Ruffles and Rust Expo
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex South Exhibit Hall 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 14-17 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Panhandle Kennel Club of Texas, Inc. Dog Show
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 16 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
    Barbizon Model Search
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096
  • Sept. 30 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Tri-State Reptile Expo
    Amarillo Civic Center Complex 401 S. Buchanan St., 378.3096