San Angelo’s Weekly Events and Activities
Get ready for some great concerts this week, along with a fantastic musical about Buddy Holly, Veteran’s Day activities and more…
Cooper’s Bar-B-Que and Cooper’s Live in Christoval are presenting their first annual Live Fall Fest this Saturday, November 11th (Veterans Day) with Mark McKinney, one of the top Texas Country Artist on the scene performing in their new live music venue. Monty Branham and The Flinchers will open the show starting at 7 pm. Admission is just $10 per person with a BYOB cooler charge if you want to bring your own beverages. Also bring lawn chairs, blankets, whatever makes you comfortable. The outdoor venue has quite a few tables as well. Enjoy Cooper’s famous bar-b-que while you’re there including turkey legs, sausage wraps and their regular menu which will be available until 9:30. Listen for your cue to call in and win free admission including cooler charge for you and a guest throughout this week on Kickin’ Country 103.1.
Sarah Bernhardt Theater presents ‘You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown Nov 9th – Nov 12th on the campus of Central High School. Tickets will be available for $8 at the door or at the Central High School Student Service Center. For performance times and more information, call 659-3434 or email email@example.com.
Don’t miss BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY this Friday and Saturday, Nov. 10th & 11th at Murphey Performance Hall. ‘Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story’ tells the true story of Buddy’s rise to fame, from 1957 when “That’ll Be The Day” hit the airwaves until his tragic death less than two years later. The show features over 20 of Buddy Holly’s greatest hits including “That’ll be the Day”, “Peggy Sue”, “Everyday”, “Oh Boy”, “Not Fade Away”, “Rave On” and “Raining in my Heart”, plus Ritchie Valens’ “La Bamba” and the Big Bopper’s “Chantilly Lace”. For tickets and performance times, call 284-3825.
Midnight Rodeo continues to bring you the best in live Texas/Red Dirt shows. Get ready for Sam Riggs taking the stage this Friday night. Listen to win your free admission from 6-10 am this week on Kickin Country 103.1.
This Saturday November 11th is Veterans Day. Make your way downtown for the big Veterans Day Parade at 11 am which Salutes our American Heroes. Get out there and show your support for those who have served in the military!
Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, The Concho Valley Farmers Market’s weekly produce sales begin at 7 a.m. The vendors come from a 75-mile radius around San Angelo offering locally grown and seasonal fruits, vegetables and plants from 7 a.m. until they sell out (typically by noon). The farmers market is held under the pavilion at 609 S. Oakes St. across from Fort Concho. For more information, call 245-3338.
The ASU Planetarium presents the full-dome public astronomy show “Stars: The Powerhouses of the Universe” at 7 p.m. on Thursdays through Nov. 16th. All shows are open to the public with admission prices of $3 for adults and $2 for children, active military and senior citizens. ASU students, faculty and staff are admitted free. Call 942-2136 for more information.