Movie theaters around Abilene explain that great movies certainly boost ticket sales, but even more than that is Mother Nature herself. Cloudy, rainy days are always the best days for movie theaters.
On the other hand, golf is one industry that takes a hit on rainy days. Sometimes all it takes is a cloudy sky and a small chance of rain to keep golfers from teeing it up. A local assistant golf professional explained that the rain certainly slows business down, but is also necessary to keep green, growing grass.