“Moonfall”: So, the moon? It’s gonna fall. I know it sounds complicated, but that’s the mysterious plot of the latest disaster-fest from director Roland Emmerich. Also opening this weekend: delightfully raunchy prank-com “Jackass Forever” and family film “The Wolf and the Lion.” (Opening Thursday)

Group Nude Art Show: The 806 Coffee + Lounge’s annual celebration of the body returns, hanging through Feb. 28. On tap for the opening reception: Amarillo surf-rock instrumental band The Mag Seven. (7 p.m. Thursday; 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave.; donations accepted; 806-322-1806)

“Cabaret”: Wilkommen, bienvenue, welcome! Amarillo Little Theatre revives this iconic musical at an exceptionally timely moment in time. (Thursday through Feb. 20; ALT Adventure Space, 2751 Civic Circle; ticket prices vary; 806-355-9991)

Amarillo Wranglers: The hometown hockey team laces up to bring the fight to the Wichita Falls Warriors. (7 p.m. Friday and Saturday; Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum, 401 S. Buchanan St.; tickets $12 to $23; 806-242-4231)

Dillon Cassidy & The Rhythm: The Lubbock-based blues-rockers return to the Golden Light. On Saturday: Check out local singer-songwriter Mila Rae in her GLC debut. (10 p.m. Friday; 2908 S.W. Sixth Ave.; cover)

Ross Cooper: The Texas country singer returns to town for a show with songwriter Mando Saenz at Hoots Pub. (10 p.m. Friday; 2424 Hobbs Road; cover)

Lou Ferrigno: The original Incredible Hulk smashes into town for a (rescheduled) signing at Unknown Comics. (noon Saturday; 201 Westgate Parkway Suite B; 806-290-1308)

Guerra de Chistes: This Spanish-language comedy tour, based on the Mexican TV series, rolls into town for a show in the Amarillo Civic Center Complex Auditorium. (8 p.m. Saturday; 401 S. Buchanan St.; tickets $30 to $70; 806-378-3096)

Los Rieleros del Norte: It’s a night of norteño at La Hacienda Amarillo with these headliners along with Los Huracanes del Norte and Conjunto Primavera. (8 p.m. Saturday; 10695 U.S. Highway 287; tickets $70; 806-690-2965)

Tsou: The Portland-based DJ makes his Amarillo debut in a show also featuring Trip F.O.X., Ashmead Stopher and Pink Rhinos. And for a change of pace on Sunday, catch folk singers Willi Carlisle and Brooks Forsyth. (9 p.m. Saturday; 2511 S.W. Sixth Ave.; cover; 806-367-9840)

FC Amarillo Bombers: The local soccer stars bring the heat against Colroado Inferno. (3 p.m. Sunday; Amarillo Civic Center Complex Coliseum, 401 S. Buchanan St.; tickets $10.25; 806-350-2688)


  • Chip Chandler

    Chip is the senior communications specialist at West Texas A&M University. A Canadian High School graduate and award-winning journalist, he has covered arts and entertainment in Amarillo since 1998 and is a member of the Amarillo Convention and Visitor Council arts committee. He is a 2020 Golden Nail Award winner and a 2017 National Philanthropy Day award winner. He is a member of the national GALECA critics group, has seen every Best Picture Oscar winner and watches way too much television.

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