Drinking & Dining Events

Paella on the Patio: Dig in to some divine Spanish-influenced dishes at the latest in Girasol’s summer dinner series. (5:30 p.m. July 28; 3201 S. Coulter St., Suite B; 806-322-0023)

Live Music

Dan “The Piano Man” Hanson: The man with the magic touch plays every Thursday at Public House. (5:30 p.m. July 28 and Aug. 4 and 11; 3333 S. Coulter St., Suite A; 806-398-7777)

Touching Voodoo: The Amarillo blues-rock band provides tunes weekly at Smokey Joe’s. (6 p.m. July 28 and Aug. 4 and 11; 2903 SW Sixth Ave.; 806-331-6698)

Roman Carbajal: The Amarillo singer will rock out on The Barfield’s rooftop patio. (6:30 p.m. July 28; 600 S. Polk St.; no cover; 806-414-2200)

The A-Town Rockers: The venerable Amarillo rock band hits the beach at LandShark Burgers. (7 p.m. July 28; 1505 E. FM 1151; 806-335-5644)

806 Karaoke: Take your turn at the mic at LandShark Burgers. (7 p.m. July 29 and Aug. 5; 1505 E. FM 1151; 806-335-5644)

Tom Buechi: Dig some classic rock and blues in an evening show at The Handle Bar & Grill. (7 p.m. July 29; 3514 SW Sixth Ave.; 806-803-9538)

Steven Birkenfeld: The singer-songwriter offers tunes at Canyon Steak Co. (8 p.m. July 29; 410 15th St., Suite 100 in Canyon; 806-452-7269)

Joe Hendrick Memorial Fight Cancer Jam: A host of Amarillo musicians pay tribute to the beloved late musician while raising money for the Panhandle Cancer Cure Foundation. (6 p.m. July 30; Joe Taco, 7312 Wallace Blvd.; 806-331-8226)

Lee Scheetz & Borderline: Enjoy country tunes on the beach at LandShark Burgers. (7 p.m. July 30; 1505 E. FM 1151; 806-335-5644)

Border Laughs: Yellow City Comedy hosts a night of Austin comics at Six Car Pub & Brewery. (10:30 p.m. July 30; 625 S. Polk St.; cover $20; 806-576-3396)

Amy Hart: The Amarillo songstress brings tunes to Hummers Sports Cafe. (7 p.m. Aug. 2; 2600 Paramount Blvd., Suite B2; 806-353-0723)

Andy Chase: One of Amarillo’s favorite singer-songwriters offers tunes every Wednesday at Public House. (6 p.m. Aug. 3 and 10; 3333 S. Coulter St., Suite A; 806-398-7777)

Mila Rae: The Amarillo singer will bring some twang to The Barfield’s speakeasy. (7 p.m. Aug. 3; 600 S. Polk St.; no cover; 806-414-2200)

Andy Chase: The beloved Amarillo troubadour offers a beachy night of tunes Thursdays at LandShark Burgers. (7 p.m. Aug. 4 and 11; 1505 E. FM 1151; 806-335-5644)

Roman Carbajal Band: The Amarillo country-rockers will headline The Barfield’s first anniversary party. (7 p.m. Aug. 4; 600 S. Polk St.; no cover; 806-414-2200)

Insufficient Funds: Enjoy country tunes on the beach at LandShark Burgers. (7 p.m. Aug. 6; 1505 E. FM 1151; 806-335-5644)

Dale Smith: The singer and guitarist brings brunch-time tunes to Drunken Oyster. (11 a.m. Aug. 7; 7606 SW 45th Ave.; 806-418-6668)

Logan Ryan: The Amarillo singer will rock out down in The Barfield’s speakeasy. (7 p.m. Aug. 10; 600 S. Polk St.; no cover; 806-414-2200)

Roman Carbajal Band: The Amarillo country-rockers will bring tunes outdoors on The Barfield’s rooftop patio. (6:30 p.m. Aug. 11; 600 S. Polk St.; no cover; 806-414-2200)

Miscellaneous Entertainment

Happee Birthdae Harry: Brush up on your Potter trivia for this competition at Strata Coffee Bar. (6 p.m. July 30; 7560 Outlook Drive #100; 806-350-8385)

Trivia Night: Take on  competitors at Pondaseta’s weekly contest. (7 p.m. Aug. 1 and 8; 7500 SW 45th Ave.; 806-418-6282)

Trivia Night: Come prepared to win at this weekly contest at Hooters. (8 p.m. Aug. 2 and 9; 8101 W. I-40; 806-353-9199)

Trivia Thursdays: Get your quiz on weekly at Six Car Pub & Brewery. (7 p.m. July 28 and Aug. 4 and 11; 625 S. Polk St.; 806-576-3396)

 

Author

  • 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.