FOOD & DRINK
Amarillo’s Buc-ee’s Update – The Pictures Don’t Lie
It's been almost two years since we first heard the words Buc-ee's and Amarillo in the same sentence. Don't worry I did not forget all the hate when I first broke the news that this was a possibility. I mean the amount of "how stupid could you be to believe...
Wrestling Legend Terry Funk Now Has a Beautiful Mural in Amarillo, Texas
The world famous hardcore wrestler is now being shown some love in his hometown of Amarillo, Texas. Sadly back in August, the wrestling world lost one of the true legends of the sport. Terry Funk was a part of pretty much every big wrestling promotion throughout his over fifty year career. WWF, WWE, WCW, TNA, ECW all at one point in time had Terry Funk on their roster. Well now Terry is immortalized in his hometown of Amarillo, Texas.
Who Is Responsible For Animals Struck By Cars In Amarillo?
Although it is not a very pretty sight, it is not uncommon to see deceased animals laid out on the street who have sadly been hit by cars. But as time passes, this sad sight can quickly turn into a pretty off-putting one if the animal has been picked up.
These amarillo, TX based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Interested in adding a furry friend to your family? Even if you're just keen on viewing some of the cute critters available for adoption nearby, there are ample pets waiting for their forever homes in animal shelters throughout and around amarillo.
Panhandle Grape and Wine Tour set Oct. 21 in Amarillo
The Panhandle Grape and Wine Tour, hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Potter and Randall counties, will be from 1-5 p.m. Oct. 21 and include visits to two vineyards. The event is limited to the first 30 people registered, with a registration deadline of Oct. 18....
Jazztober returns to Amarillo for 11th season
AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - The 11th season of Jazztober will kick off their free jazz concerts every Tuesday in October. These concerts will be from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Bivins Home at 1000 S. Polk. The concerts for this season are:. Oct 3 - Austin Brazille.
Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare offers free microchipping through October
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – According to an announcement from the City of Amarillo, Amarillo Animal Management and Welfare will offer free microchipping at the shelter throughout the month of October. The city said that free microchipping will be available at the shelter located at 3501 S Osage every Saturday in October, during its operating hours […]
WT Theatre opens season with ‘Once Upon a Matress’
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — WT Theatre has opened its new season with the musical “Once Upon a Mattress.”. The next performances will take place Oct. 5 through Oct. 7 starting at 7:30 p.m. with another showing on Oct. 8 at 2:30 p.m. in the Branding Iron Theatre in the Sybil B. Harrington Fine Arts Complex on WT’s campus.
Southwest AMBUCS showcases Kylie Hiner Memorial Park, new park for all abilities
CANYON - Southwest AMBUCS held a grand opening ceremony for special guests and family at the new Kylie Hiner Memorial Park in Canyon. The newly built park is billed as “A Place Where Family Fun Has No Limits” with designs for activities for children of all abilities. Gene...
Getting ready for Halloween with Dillard’s
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — It is that time to get ready for Halloween and officials with Dillard’s joined in the studio to discuss “Creep Week.”. Creep Week begins on Oct. 14 and experts will help to create the perfect Halloween looks with everyday cosmetics. Follow their Instagram...
Discovery Center In Amarillo Goes Big Time With New Exhibit
The Don Harrington Discovery Center has become a weekend tradition for my two kids and me. Every weekend we go so they can play, learn, and burn off all that energy they have stored up. While the Discovery Center has always had neat exhibits and interesting things for the kids to do, I never expected anything like this.
The Best Mexican Restaurants in Amarillo, TX | 6 Must-Try Places
Amarillo is a vibrant city with a rich history and culture. It is a great place to live, work, and visit. We came to this conclusion with our trip to Amarillo which was an experience we will never forget. Amarillo is known for several notable attractions, including the Cadillac Ranch,...
The Big Texan Steak Ranch 72-Ounce Steak Challenge: A Legendary Feast
The Big Texan Steak Ranch 72-Ounce Steak Challenge: A Legendary Feast. Nestled in the heart of Amarillo, Texas, the Big Texan Steak Ranch has gained worldwide fame for its colossal 72-ounce steak challenge. This iconic culinary contest, which has roots dating back to 1962, has become a legendary gastronomic experience that attracts daring food enthusiasts from across the globe. Let's take a closer look at the history, rules, and allure of this epic steak showdown.
Unveiling Amarillo: The 3 Seafood Destinations You Can't Miss
In this article, we'll be exploring three exceptional seafood restaurants in Amarillo. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these yet? If you have, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
What’s the Difference Between Amarillo’s Route 66 Family Buffet and Furr’s?
It's finally happened. Route 66 Family Buffet finally opened its doors and people are once again getting to enjoy a family buffet off of I-40. Many people have had a chance to check out and try the food. It's a buffet, so there's a lot of choices to choose from.
4 local nonprofits receive ‘Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibit’ proceeds
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — The Steering Committee for Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel: The Exhibit presented checks on Monday to four local nonprofits who benefitted from the proceeds earned during the exhibit’s run from June 9 to July 23. The Downtown Women’s Center, Catholic Charities of the Texas Panhandle, and the Amarillo Cultural District of the Texas […]
WTAMU’s ‘We Are One’ panel tells stories of first generation students
AMARILLO, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) — The panel discussion ‘We Are One’ will feature many speakers that help contribute to ‘First- Gen Stories for Success’, a book written by West Texas A&M University Dr. George Pacheco Jr. The book, written by Pacheco, collects essays of several WTAMU...
Amarillo Cattle Mug: Sip Your Support for Local Beef Heroes Introduction:
Amarillo Cattle Mug: Sip Your Support for Local Beef Heroes. There's something special about sipping a hot beverage from a customized coffee mug that speaks to your heart. The Amarillo Cattle Mug does just that, allowing you to personalize it with designs, photos, or logos that resonate with your appreciation for the hardworking individuals who dedicate themselves to producing beef in the heart of Amarillo, Texas. As you enjoy your drink, let's take a closer look at this unique mug and the powerful tribute it represents.
New bassoon professor, alum featured in WT Symphony Orchestra Concert
CANYON — One of West Texas A&M University’s newest music faculty members will be a featured soloist in an upcoming concert — a “full-circle moment” for a WT alumnus. Dr. Conor Bell was hired this fall as assistant professor of bassoon in WT’s School of Music in the Sybil B. Harrington College of Fine Arts and Humanities, stepping into the shoes of one of his own mentors, Dr. Tina Carpenter, who retired in May after 37 years at WT.
Art Force kicks off piano series at AC with 'Classic Hymns and Pop Rock' Tuesday
The Amarillo College Music Department kicks off their 2023-24 Art Force Piano Series, with the first concert of the four-part series Tuesday, Oct. 3 at the Concert Hall Theater on AC’s Washington Street Campus. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. The Piano Series, sponsored by Art Force Amarillo, will...