1. Oktoberfest - Saturday, September 25
Grab your lederhosen or dirndl and head to downtown Abilene for an evening of German food, music, dancing, and, of course, bier!
2. Heritage Days - Saturday, October 2
Abilene is full of rich history and what better place to celebrate our roots than at the Dickinson County Heritage Center! Experience living history with blacksmith and threshing demonstrations, steam engine carousel rides, an antique tractor show, a classic car show, model trains, and much more.
3. Wild West Gravel Fest - Saturday, October 9
4. Impact the Cure - Saturday, October 9
The eleventh annual Impact the Cure on Saturday, October 9, will give both runners and non-runners of all ages the opportunity to celebrate life and raise funds to help fight breast cancer in Dickinson County.
Impact the Cure is an annual Breast Cancer Awareness 5K Run and 2-Mile Fun Walk in downtown Abilene hosted by Impact Sports and Fitness, 418 N. Broadway, Abilene. The race will begin at 8 a.m. on Saturday, October 9, starting at Impact Sports and Fitness, and is open to people of all ages and fitness levels.
5. Tombstone Talks - Saturday, October 30
Groups will meet at Abilene Middle School. Group leave time will be 6:00pm, 6:30pm, 7:00pm,7:30pm.
The cost is $5. Limit to 30 people per group. Call the Historical Society today to get your ticket and time.