Drinking / dining events

Sustas Supporting Sustas Empowerment Brunch: This sisterhood event offers motivational speakers, mimosas and more. (11 a.m. April 6; Amarillo Civic Center Complex Regency Room, 401 S. Buchanan St.; tickets $25; 806-376-8782) 

The Mom Prom: Nonprofit Amarillo Angels hosts this grownup dance/fundraiser for foster care. (6 p.m. April 6; Amarillo Civic Center Complex North Exhibit Hall, 401 S. Buchanan St.; general admission tickets $45; 806-221-2821)

Wine, Women & Shoes: Enjoy vino, shopping, tasty treats and Amarillo’s top “Sole Men” in this fundraiser for Ronald McDonald House. (6 p.m. April 11; Amarillo Civic Center Complex Heritage Ballroom, 401 S. Buchanan St.; tickets $125; 806-358-8177)

Live music

Dan “The Piano Man” Hanson: The Amarillo musician tickles the ivories every Thursday at Public House. (5:30 p.m. April 4, 11 and 18; 3333 S. Coulter St.; 806-398-7777)

Dale Smith: The singer grills up a good time at Red River Steakhouse. (6 p.m. April 4; 4332 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-316-5082)

Yvonne Perea: The Amarillo folk singer offers dinner entertainment at Pescaraz. (6 p.m. April 4; 3415 S. Bell St., Unit K; 806-350-5430)

Justin Roberts: The Amarillo singer offers tunes with your slices at Big Jim’s Pizza Co. (7 p.m. April 4; 3801 Olsen Blvd., Unit 9; 806-352-5050)

Bryan Robertson: The Amarillo country singer hustles up a good time at West Texas Sports Grill. (7 p.m. April 4; 1512 Fifth Ave., Suite 204, in Canyon; 806-452-7135)

Jack Cryver & Dustin Young: The Amarillo country-rockers kick off the weekend on Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. April 4; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Song Swap: Enjoy a night of country music at the Western Horseman. (8 p.m. April 4; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Mike Fuller: The Amarillo singer sings for his (and your!) dinner at Pescaraz. (6 p.m. April 5; 3415 S. Bell St., Unit K; 806-350-5430)

Tom Buechi: The Amarillo one-man band offers an outdoor show among the food trucks at the Exchange Food Park. (6 p.m. April 5; 2801 Duniven Circle; 951-414-7821)

Andy Chase: The Amarillo favorite slings songs every Friday at Napoli’s Italian Restaurant. (7 p.m. April 5 and 12; 700 S. Taylor St.; 806-220-2258)

Shane Rogers: The singer headlines a night at the West Texas Sports Grill. (7 p.m. April 5; 1512 Fifth Ave., Suite 204, in Canyon; 806-452-7135)

Dale Smith: The Amarillo singer cooks up some tunes for a two-night stand at Tokyo Steakhouse. (7:20 p.m. April 5; continues April 6; 5807 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-358-8888)

Jackie Haney & The Geezers Gone Wild: Prepare for a good time with the Amarillo oldies band on Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. April 5; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

The Barnhearts: The country band saddles up for a show at the Western Horseman. (10 p.m. April 5; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Nelson McKinney: The young country singer offers a midday show at the Western Horseman. (11 a.m. April 6; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Colton Amerson: The Amarillo country singer offers dinner music every other Saturday at Valore. (6 p.m. April 6; 900 S. Tyler St.; 806-545-7372)

Yvonne Perea: The Amarillo singer brings tasty tunes to Pescaraz. (6 p.m. April 6; 3415 S. Bell St., Unit K; 806-350-5430)

Broken Echo: The Amarillo rock band parties on at Old Tascosa Taproom and Brewery. (7 p.m. April 6; 3100 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-681-4050)

Karma: The Amarillo band brings favorite tunes for a dinner show at Teddy Jack’s. (7 p.m. April 6; 5080 S. Coulter St.; 806-322-0113)

Dale Smith: The Amarillo singer cooks up some tunes for a two-night stand at Tokyo Steakhouse. (7:20 p.m. April 6; 5807 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-358-8888)

Rak-45: The Amarillo rock band loads up for a rooftop show at Crush. (7:30 p.m. April 6; 627 S. Polk St.; 806-418-2011)

Jim Clack: The regional country singer brings the noise to Canyon’s West Texas Sports Grill. (8 p.m. April 6; 1512 Fifth Ave., Suite 204, in Canyon; 806-452-7135)

Moon Dog: The Amarillo rock band howls on Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. April 6; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

The Shane Rogers Band: The Lubbock-based Texas country band returns to town for a show at the Western Horseman. (9 p.m. April 6; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Ace Rodriguez: The Amarillo guitarist plays the Sunday blues at Smokey Joe’s. (3 p.m. April 7; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

James Owens: The Amarillo singer fights the Monday blahs every other week at Smokey Joe’s. (8 p.m. April 8; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

TBA: Look for a local singer to offer tunes with your slices at Big Jim’s Pizza Co. (7 p.m. April 9; 3801 Olsen Blvd., Unit 9; 806-352-5050)

Andy Chase: One of Amarillo’s favorite singer-songwriters offers tunes every Wednesday at Public House. (6 p.m. April 10 and 17; 3333 S. Coulter St., Suite A; 806-398-7777)

The Solano Project: The Amarillo rock band offers midweek fun every Wednesday at Smokey Joe’s. (6 p.m. April 10 and 17; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Hank Vincent: The Amarillo country singer goes underground to the Barfield’s Paramount Recreation Club speakeasy. (7 p.m. April 10; 600 S. Polk St.; 806-414-2200)

Colton Amerson: The Amarillo country singer hits the roof for a show at Crush. (8 p.m. April 10; 627 S. Polk St.; 806-418-2011)

James Owens: The Amarillo singer offers favorites at Pescaraz. (6 p.m. April 11; 3415 S. Bell St., Unit K; 806-350-5430)

Dale Smith: The Amarillo singer offers tunes with your slices at Big Jim’s Pizza Co. (7 p.m. April 11; 3801 Olsen Blvd., Unit 9; 806-352-5050)

Tom Buechi: The Amarillo one-man band brings the party to Georgia Street Taphouse. (7 p.m. April 11; 2001 S. Georgia St.; 806-803-7000)

Taylor Patterson: The Pampa singer kicks off the weekend at Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. April 11; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Mike Fuller: The Amarillo musician offers dinner entertainment at Pescaraz. (6 p.m. April 12; 3415 S. Bell St., Unit K; 806-350-5430)

Dale Smith: The Amarillo singer cooks up some tunes for a two-night stand at Tokyo Steakhouse. (7:20 p.m. April 12; continues April 13; 5807 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-358-8888)

Christopher Erin & The Obvious Few: Prepare for a good time with the Amarillo country band on Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. April 12; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

The Ty Blackburn Band: The Amarillo country band saddles up for a show at the Western Horseman. (9:30 p.m. April 12; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Tennessee Tuckness: The Amarillo favorite offers dinner entertainment at Pescaraz. (6 p.m. April 13; 3415 S. Bell St., Unit K; 806-350-5430)

Colton Amerson: The Amarillo country singer pours out a good time at Old Tascosa Taproom and Brewery. (7 p.m. April 13; 3100 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-681-4050)

Dale Smith: The Amarillo singer cooks up some tunes for a two-night stand at Tokyo Steakhouse. (7:20 p.m. April 13; 5807 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-358-8888)

Moon Dog: The Amarillo rock band howls on Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. April 13; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Bailey Rae: The Texas country singer takes a bow at the Western Horseman. (10 p.m. April 13; 2501 E. Interstate 40; 806-379-6555, Ext. 2999)

Gabe Marinez: The Amarillo rocker battles the Monday blues every other week at Smokey Joe’s. (8 p.m. April 15; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Tanner Lane: The Amarillo singer heads underground to the Barfield’s Paramount Recreation Club speakeasy. (7 p.m. April 17; 600 S. Polk St.; 806-414-2200)

Yvonne Perea: The Amarillo folk singer offers dinner entertainment at Pescaraz. (6 p.m. April 18; 3415 S. Bell St., Unit K; 806-350-5430)

TBA: Look for a local singer to offer tunes with your slices at Big Jim’s Pizza Co. (7 p.m. April 18; 3801 Olsen Blvd., Unit 9; 806-352-5050)

Colton Amerson: The Amarillo country singer kicks off the weekend at Smokey Joe’s patio. (8 p.m. April 18; 2903 S.W. Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Miscellaneous entertainment

“Anything Goes” Spring Art Show: Local artists offer a group exhibition, with music from The Brown Mountain Lightning Bugs, at The 806 Coffee + Lounge. (7 p.m. April 4; 2812 S.W. Sixth Ave.; no cover, donations accepted; 806-322-1806)

Pints & Pups: Enjoy a day on the patio at Pondaseta Brewing Co. with man’s best friend. (5:30 p.m. April 11; 7500 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-418-6282)

Retro Video Game Trivia: Blow the dust off those old cartridges and gear up for this friendly competition at Pondaseta Brewing Co. (7 p.m. April 15; 7500 S.W. 45th Ave.; 806-418-6282)

Author

  • 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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