Tuesday

Hank Vincent: The Amarillo singer rocks out on the rooftop at Crush. (7 p.m. Tuesday; 627 S. Polk St.; 806-418-2011)

Jade Ramos: The Amarillo singer headlines a Ladies Night at the Western Horseman. (7 p.m. Tuesday; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Lindi Leigh: The Amarillo singer offers dinner music at Big Jim’s Pizza Co. (7 p.m. Tuesday; 3801 Olsen Blvd., Unit 9; 806-352-5050)

“Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind”: The Studio Ghibli Fest continues with 40th-anniversary screenings of this anime classic. (7 p.m. Tuesday; Cinemark Hollywood 16, 9100 Canyon Drive)

Wednesday

Wibby Wednesday: Six Car Pub & Brewery continues its patio season with music from Velvet Funk. (5 p.m. Wednesday; no cover; 625 S. Polk St.; 806-576-3396)

The Solano Project: The Amarillo band rocks away the midweek blues on Smokey Joe’s patio. (6 p.m. Wednesday; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Bryan Robinson Duo: The Amarillo country duo offers a hump day show at the Western Horseman. (6:30 p.m. Wednesday; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

“Castle in the Sky”: The Studio Ghibli Fest continues with a high-flying screening of this anime classic. (7 p.m. Wednesday; Cinemark Hollywood 16, 9100 Canyon Drive)

The March Divide: The one-man band returns to Amarillo to head underground at the Barfield’s Paramount Recreation Club speakeasy. (7 p.m. Wednesday; 600 S. Polk St.; 806-414-2200)

Tennessee Tuckness & Gary Wayne Thomason: The Amarillo duo hits the roof for a show at Crush. (7 p.m. Wednesday; 627 S. Polk St.; 806-418-2011)

Tim Wiles: The Amarillo country singer hits Route 66 for a weekly show at Skooterz. (7 p.m. Wednesday; 4100 Bushland Blvd.; cover; 806-679-0122)

“North by Northwest”: Celebrate the 65th anniversary of this classic Alfred Hitchcock film in a special screening. (7:15 p.m. Wednesday; Cinemark Hollywood 16, 9100 Canyon Drive)

Crooked Rugs: The indie band straightens up at The 806 Coffee + Lounge. (9 p.m. Wednesday; 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave.; no cover, donations accepted; 806-322-1806)

Thursday

“Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga”: Buzz is supercharged for this “Fury Road” prequel. Also opening: animated flick “The Garfield Movie” and biopic “Sight.” (Opens Thursday; Cinemark Hollywood 16, 9100 Canyon Drive; Cinergy, 9201 Cinergy Square; and Scene One Westgate Mall Cinemas, 7701 W. Interstate 40)

Boss Texas: The Amarillo band hosts a party on the patio at Jorge’s Tacos Garcia. (6:30 p.m. Thursday; 1100 Ross St.; 806-371-0411)

Ian Nicholson: The Amarillo singer takes to the roof for a show at Crush. (7 p.m. Thursday; 627 S. Polk St.; 806-418-2011)

Jen Wilson: The local singer offers tunes with your slices at Big Jim’s Pizza Co. (7 p.m. Thursday; 3801 Olsen Blvd., Unit 9; 806-352-5050)

Ty Blackburn: The Amarillo country singer saddles up for a show at the Western Horseman. (7 p.m. Thursday; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Nelson McKinney: The Amarillo country singer kicks off the weekend at Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. Thursday; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

The March Divide: The one-man band continues his Amarillo stay with a show at The 806 Coffee + Lounge. (9 p.m. Thursday; 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave.; no cover, donations accepted; 806-322-1806)

Mark Patterson: The Amarillo country singer explodes at Club Nova. (9 p.m. Thursday; 2108 Paramount Blvd.; 806-231-0562)

Friday

Plemons Bridge: The Amarillo indie band takes the stage at Zombiez Bar & Grill. (6 p.m. Friday; 711 S. 10th Ave.; cover $10; 806-331-7305)

Black Tie Revolt and Deep Diver: The Amarillo rock bands team up to celebrate the summer music season at Shark Beach Burgers. (7 p.m. Friday; 1505 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1151; 806-335-5644)

Jack Cryver: Prepare for a good time with the Amarillo country-rocker on Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. Friday; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Jen Williams & The Potty Mouths: The Amarillo rock band hits the roof for a show at Crush. (8 p.m. Friday; 627 S. Polk St.; 806-418-2011)

7 Bridges: Take it easy with this Eagles tribute band at Starlight Ranch Event Center. (8 p.m. Friday; 1415 Sunrise Drive; tickets $15 to $50; 806-342-0515)

Tori Rae: The Oklahoma singer-songwriter takes the stage at Hoots Pub. (9 p.m. Friday; 2424 Hobbs Road; cover)

Craig Wayne Boyd: The Season 7 winner of “The Voice” saddles up for a show at the Western Horseman. (9 p.m. Friday; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Saturday

Tennessee Tuckness: Enjoy a midday show with the Amarillo songstress at the Western Horseman. (11 a.m. Saturday; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Bad Magik Music Fest: The 2024 installment of this San Jacinto tradition offers a packed lineup of artists, including Silver Bullet, Grace Errington, The Last Of The Light, Native Crowds, Stealing Handshakes, Gardens Grove, and Sweater Godz, plus DJs miniFalda, Ashmead Stopher and Rip Trippy. You’ll also enjoy a park full of vendors, food trucks and more. (2 to 9 p.m. Saturday; Sam Houston Park, Line Avenue and Western Street; free; 806-322-1806)

Jim Kono: The Amarillo singer offers an outdoor show at Bar Z Winery. (5 p.m. Saturday; 19290 Farm-to-Market Road 1541; cover $5; 806-488-2214)

Joel Alden White: The country singer hoists a few tunes with Bryon Williamson and Gary Guin at Old Tascosa Taproom and Brewery. (7 p.m. Saturday; 3100 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-681-4050)

Lone Star Skynyrd: Pretty sure you won’t have to beg for “Free Bird” when the Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band takes to the sand at Shark Beach Burgers. (7:30 p.m. Saturday; 1505 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1151; 806-335-5644)

Bryan Robertson: The Amarillo country singer returns to Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. Saturday; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Lickey 9 Volts: The Amarillo rock band electrifies the roof for a show at Crush. (8 p.m. Saturday; 627 S. Polk St.; 806-418-2011)

Ri Wolf & The Prairie Hawks: The Amarillo country band rocks out at Pondaseta Brewing Co. (8 p.m. Saturday; 7500 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-418-6282)

Being: The indie band keeps Bad Magik flowing at a The 806 Coffee + Lounge afterparty. (9 p.m. Saturday; 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave.; no cover, donations accepted; 806-322-1806)

GiANTFeet, Phlegm, and Bomb City Sound: The Amarillo DJs keep the party rolling in a post-Bad Magik show at RR Bar. (9 p.m. Saturday; 701 S. Georgia St.; 806-342-9000)

The Powell Brothers: The touring Texas country band hits town for a show at the Western Horseman. (9 p.m. Saturday; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Snailmate and Native Crowds: The rock bands team for a Bad Magik afterparty at Golden Light Cantina. (9 p.m. Saturday; 2908 S.W. Sixth Ave.; cover; 806-374-9237)

Your Brother’s Uncle: The Amarillo band makes music in a family tradition at Broken Spoke Lounge. (9 p.m. Saturday; 3101 S.W. Sixth Ave.; no cover; 806-373-9149)

Sunday

JuJu’s Jukebox: Enjoy a midday show with the eclectic Amarillo singer at the Western Horseman. (11 a.m. Sunday; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Kelly Hunt & Sara Morgan: The touring singer-songwriters hit town for an afternoon show at Starlight Canyon Bed & Breakfast as part of the HPPR Living Room Concert Series. (2 p.m. Sunday; 100 Brentwood Road; suggested donation $15; 806-336-1459)

Traveler and Antebellum: Chris Stapleton and Lady A tribute bands take to the sand at Shark Beach Burgers. (7:30 p.m. May 26; 1505 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1151; 806-335-5644)

La Maquinaria Norteña: The norteño band headlines a show at Azteca Music Hall. (8 p.m. Sunday; 500 N. Farm-to-Market Road 1912; tickets $60; 806-335-9990)

May 28

Rien Nash: The Amarillo singer headlines a Ladies Night at the Western Horseman. (7 p.m. May 28; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Amy Hart: The Amarillo singer offers dinner music at Big Jim’s Pizza Co. (7 p.m. May 28; 3801 Olsen Blvd., Unit 9; 806-352-5050)

Ongoing

Amarillo Museum of Art: Check out works from Brooklyn-based artist Swoon through Aug. 11 at the Amarillo mainstay. (2200 S. Van Buren St.; 806-371-5050)

American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum: Take in “Ranching Remudas” through July 27 and “Wrangler Women of Influence: Long Live Cowgirls!” through Nov. 23. (2601 E. Interstate 40; 806-376-5181)

Don Harrington Discovery Center: Explore the new permanent exhibition “Discover through Time.” (9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and noon to 4:30 p.m. Sundays; 1200 Streit Drive; admission $14 adults; $11 seniors, military and students, and $9 children; 806-355-9547)

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum: Enjoy “Dali’s Wonderland” through March plus the bison-themed exhibition “The Fall and Rise of an American Icon” through September and a special “Día de los Muertos” exhibition through Nov. 3. (2503 Fourth Ave. in Canyon; 806-651-2244)

The Simulated Universe: Amarillo’s newest attraction is this immersive art experience a la Meow Wolf. (noon to 9 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays; 1215 S.W. 10th Ave.; reservations required; 832-690-7731 or thesimulateduniverse@gmail.com)

Wonderland Park: The 2024 season continues at Amarillo’s amusement park. (Friday through Monday; times and ticket prices vary; 2601 Dumas Drive; 806-383-3344)

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  • 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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