Things To Do In Sweetwater

One or Three Horseback-Riding Lessons for Up to Two at Sol Events (Up to 54% Off)

Sol Events

Baird

Experienced equestrians teach students to ride confidently and respect horses during lessons at scenic farm

$50 $25

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$22 for a Monster X Tour Package with a Pit Pass at Taylor County Coliseum on February 20 ($26 Value)

Monster X Tour

Taylor County Coliseum

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Roaring monster trucks thrill motorsports fans in an high-octane evening of races, wheelies, and car crushing

$26 $22

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$10 for $18 Worth of Books and a Visit for Two to National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature

National Center for Children's Illustrated Literature

Original Town North

Hundreds of lavishly illustrated children’s books, some signed by Caldecott Award–winning artists, at illustration center’s bookstore

$18 $10

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$12 for Three Medium Bucket of Range Balls at Maxwell Municipal Golf Course ($24 Value)

Maxwell Municipal Golf Course

South Treadaway Area

Driving range with a chipping area inside a creative golf course that features a large lake and stream snaking throughout

$8 $4

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Trap-and-Skeet Package or a Sporting-Clays Package with Shells and Targets at Abilene Clay Sports (Up to 57% Off)

Abilene Clay Sports

Abilene

Clay pigeons launch at two skeet fields, six trap fields, or across a sporting-clays course with 12 stations, each up to 80 ft. tall

$35 $15

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Women's Self-Defense Seminar for Two, Four, or Six at Abilene Martial Art Center (Up to 59% Off)

Abilene Martial Art Center

Abilene

Seasoned self-defense instructors teach women to strike, kick, and disarm assailants

$40 $19

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Round of Mini Golf with Soft Drinks for Two or Four at Play Faire Park (54% Off)

Play Faire Park

Cobb Park Area

Duo of castle-themed, 18-hole stretches comprise historic mini golf course peppered with obstacles

$13 $6

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Hour of BYOB Bowling with Shoes for Two, Four, or Six at Prime Time Family Entertainment Center (Up to 51% Off)

Prime Time Family Entertainment Center

Abilene

Bowlers bring beer and wine to complete their outing at an sleek, modern alley outfitted with large projection screens

$41 $22

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At Circus Gatti, exotic animals, hilarious showmen, and thrilling daredevils delight families in an outrageous three-ring spectacle. During the two-hour show, elephants Tika and Patti stomp to Bollywood choreography, and the Liberty Ponies knock their synchronized hooves under the deft direction of Miss Genevieve, who conducts with a baton made of sugar cubes. The Great Oscar soars through the heavens with nothing but an oversize rope and bones infused with helium, with The Queen Bee delivering further aerial thrills while fluttering beside her hive in an atmospheric ballet. Pipin and Poppy elicit laughs with their comedy routine, and Miss Elizabeth induces awe with a contortion and balancing act in which she fires an arrow with her legs and feet while hanging upside down. After the show, those who opted for the meet and greet will brush elbows with the circus stars, snapping photos and asking questions regarding their skill, bravery, and how to construct a Q-tip big enough to clean an elephant's ear.

900 East Coliseum Drive
Snyder,
TX
US

Scurry County Museum offers a window into the county's past that's equally useful for locals and tourists. The permanent exhibit showcases a timeline of the county's development, highlighting everything from buffalo hunting to the oil boom. Rotating exhibits explore historical realities such as homemaking in the frontier days. Visitors can shop for unique gifts in the museum store, stocked with books, mugs, T-shirts, and other specialty items.

6200 College Ave
Snyder,
TX
US

Tangle Oaks Golf Club stretches 6,382 yards from the tips, but its length doesn't characterize the challenges presented. It's the details that make the course stand out, sometimes with a splash. On the par-three 13th, golfers must carry a high-lofted tee shot over a pond in order to land on the signature island green, which leaves little room for error. However, many fairways are sparsely lined with mature trees and are free of sand traps, providing more forgiving landing zones for errant shots or personal helicopter golf carts.

7932 Private Rd. 3521
Hawley,
TX
US

Prime Time Family Entertainment Center brings a chic, modern touch to the traditional bowling alley. Angular leather couches and sleek lighting set the scene for competition on the facility's smooth bowling lanes, which feature large screens that hover above and broadcast sports and entertainment for players. The lights drop and the pins become glowing targets during glow bowl, and a pool table invites bowlers to take a break with a game of nine-ball or stripes and solids between rounds. Prime Time is BYOB.

4541 Loop 322
Abilene,
TX
US

Haunted Abilene revamps its thrills and surprises each Halloween, finding new ways to frighten visitors while honoring the city's past. Each year, the Abilene Preservation League transforms the historic Swenson House into Phantom Manor, coaxing fiendish ghosts and ghouls to terrify visitors and chip in on the Preservation League's historic-site restoration projects.

1726 Swenson Street
Abilene,
TX
US

The Abilene Community Theatre believes in the positive impacts that can be achieved through the performing arts, and Abilene citizens are encouraged to audition and participate in live productions, while the community is encouraged to partake in an affordable means of entertainment and fellowship.

809 Barrow Street
Abilene,
TX
US