Sleep Inn & Suites West Medical Center
6915 I-40 West
Amarillo, TX 79106
Phone: (806) 242-7777
Fax: (806) 242-7778
This movie theater features 14 screens showing the latest blockbuster films to the denizens of Amarillo. With stadium seating, easy to purchase mobile tickets, and a fully stocked concession stand, the United Artists Amarillo Star Stadium 14 & IMAX theater makes going to the movies a breeze. Grab some friends, or your significant other for an impromptu movie date, just don't forget the popcorn!
Arts groups of all kinds, artists, performers, dancers, music, theater, opera and exhibits from local and area museums.
This unique troupe of Boy Scout Explorer Post youngsters presents Native American dances in costume with music, carefully researched for authenticity.
This annual event features a parade, a dress-up contest, and other fun events, with the traditional rodeo events in the evenings.
This premier pool hall is where the denizens of Amarillo come to socialize and have a good time. Fast Eddie's Billiards is offers patrons 25 pool tables to choose from, flat screen televisions lining the walls, foosball tables and other games. The bar features a bevy of pub grub options to nosh on in between sips of draft beer. Daily drink specials and ongoing weekly events mean there's never a dull moment.
The Amarillo Little Theatre (ALT) has been a staple of the city's cultural scene since 1927, making it one of the oldest community theaters in the country. The venue can seat 453 and also houses two dance studios. This non-profit theater company puts on great shows throughout the year showcasing local talent in the form of writers, actors and producers. If you're in town, don't pass up the opportunity to see what ALT has to offer!
Some say the Midnight Rodeo is the best Honky Tonk featuring live music in the Texas Panhandle district. Judging by the 20,000 square (1860 square meters) feet of dance floor and the fact that Midnight Rodeo just celebrated its 15th year anniversary, the assessment seems to hold true. Local magazines and newspapers have named Midnight Rodeo the best dance floor year after year. For those who want a taste of true Texas night life, try heading over to the Midnight Rodeo to get your square dancing on.
Come try one of the most famous burgers in Texas, if not the Western Hemisphere, at the Golden Light Café. The relaxed atmosphere of the Golden Light Café is tinged with a hint of sentimentality thanks to road signs, posters and bumper stickers hanging on the walls. Live bands play to warm crowds of locals and visitors alike. The food and drinks are refreshingly affordable when considering the high quality and customer demand.
This locally owned music venue brings some great acts to Amarillo. Leftwoods makes for a fun evening out with fairly priced drinks, a spacious venue and friendly staff. A disco ball and Christmas lights strung from the ceiling add to the playful and fun ambiance of the place, while the stiff drinks will put a pep in your step without breaking the bank. Events take place throughout the month so be sure to pop in and see what this place is all about.
Founded by Mila Gibson of Amarillo College, the Amarillo Opera is a professional member of Opera America and one of its "Success Award" winners. Along with producing and showing critically acclaimed performances, the Amarillo Opera is renowned for its community outreach programs. The opera offers free workshops for youths between 5-18 in creative fields such as visual arts, music, drama, dance and poetry. Guest artist performances, scholarships and educational demonstrations are all part of the opera's community benefiting programs.
Experimental Theatre is nestled in the sprawling campus of the Amarillo College. The college aims to introduce its students to different creative avenues and this theater is a part of its endeavor. The youngsters not only get a hands-on experience of acting but learn about other aspects of theatrical performances like sound, lighting, setting up stage and so forth. Every season, it brings forth fresh acts and classic dramas, thereby, ensuring a great mix of entertainment. For more details, check website.
If you are a gaming aficionado, then you will surely fall in love with 12052 Event Center. This eclectic venue not just trades, repairs and sells gaming consoles like XBox, Nintendo and Playstation, but also hosts major gaming tournaments for kids of all ages. Walk in here during their opening hours and you will find the place abuzz with activities. And this is not just restricted to gaming as the venue hosts major national as well as local bands regularly. Do not forget to bring your kids to the Friday Night Magic show held here every week. Call ahead or visit their website to know more.