BIG COUNTRY, Texas ( – Looking for something fun to do this weekend in the Big Country? Check out this list of events for this upcoming weekend (February 3-5).

Throughout the weekend:

Abilene High and Cooper Present: The SpongeBob Musical:

Join Abilene High and Cooper for a combined performance of the Broadway musical – The SpongeBob Musical. Here are the show times:

  • Thursday: 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 7:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 1:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.

Nitro Extreme ‘23 Tour:

Join Nitro Extreme for a car show featuring speed, stunts and more at the Mall of Abilene. Here are the show times:

  • Friday: 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday: 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday: 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Friday, February 3:

Fabulous Fun Fashion Show

Join Abilene Woman’s Club Foundation at 11:00 a.m. for a fashion show featuring up-cycled from local resale shops at 3425 South 14th Street. Tickets are $50 per person and include lunch.

Rodney Crowell’s Word for Word Tour:

Join Paramount Abilene at 6:30 p.m. for a performance starring Rodney Crowell. He will share stories, perform songs and read his new book.

Saturday, February 4:

February Lake Hike:

Join Abilene State Park at 900 a.m. for a monthly hike around Abilene State Park. This pet friendly event will begin at the trailhead for Lam Dam Road on the lake side of the park.

Circus on Ice:

Join Circus on Ice at 4:00 p.m. for a show with circus acts such as jugglers, clowns, ice-skaters and more at the Abilene Convention Center.

Daddy Daughter Dance – GLOW the Night Away:

Join City of Abilene from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for the annual Daddy Daughter Dance at the Taylor County Expo. The dance is open for girls (ages 3 to 13-years-old) and their dads or male role models. Tickets are $12 per person in advanced or $22 at the door.

Hotel California ‘A Salute to the Eagles’:

Join Abilene Philharmonic at 7:30 p.m. for a showcase featuring songs such as ‘Heartache Tonight’, ‘Hotel California’ and other music from the Eagles with a live symphony orchestra at the Abilene Convention Center.

Rampage – Sole Survivor:

Join Rampage Wrestling from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for a night of wrestling at the Abilene Convention Center. Tickets are $20 per person for the two front rows and $10 per person for general admission.

Sunday, February 5:

Daddy Daughter Dance:

Join Southern Hills Church of Christ from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. for a daddy daughter dance for all ages at Sabrina Cedars (325 County Road 321). Tickets are $5 per person.

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