Events

November 2020
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    Thanksgiving Weekend Open Houses

    November 26, 2020 to November 29, 2020

    The holiday season is right around the corner and Abilene businesses are already planning special events for their customers.  Learn more

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    Christmas Tours

    November 27, 2020 to January 31, 2021

    The Seelye Mansion is exceptionally beautiful during the holidays. See more than 750 nutcrackers, 65 Christmas Trees and dozens of Poinsettias throughout this historic mansion.

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    Small Business Saturday

    November 28, 2020

    Celebrate Small Business Saturday by shopping with Abilene retailers! Shop Abilene

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December 2020
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    Christmas Tree Lane

    December 1, 2020 to January 4, 2021

    An annual tradition! Drive Buckeye Ave and NW 3rd Streets to admire individually decorated Christmas Trees placed in the yards of residences.

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    It's a Wonderful Life

    December 4, 2020 to December 20, 2020

    With Jimmy Stewart and Clarence guiding everyone through the Holiday season, you are guaranteed to be singing "Auld Lang Syne" in your seat with us. "Every time a bell rings, an angel gets its wings...

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    Night of Christmas Magic

    December 5, 2020

    An annual tradition, join in the fun and support Abilene retailers by shopping small this holiday season. Annual Mayor's Holiday Tree Lighting at 6 pm at Little Ike Park. See Santa from the Abilene...

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    2020 Outdoor Decorating Contest

    December 5, 2020

    Decorate the outside of your home for Christmas!

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    Christmas Brunch

    December 5, 2020

    Arts Council of Dickinson County Christmas Brunch Saturday, December 5, 2020, from 10 am to Noon   Curbside pick-up meal offered by Amanda's Bakery & Bistro 302 N. Broadway, Abilene  ...

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June 2021
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    Symphony at Sunset

    June 5, 2021

    Commemorate the anniversary of D-Day at this annual outdoor concert held on the grounds of the Eisenhower Presidential Library. The Symphony, joined by the 1st Infantry Division Band, will present a...

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