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Amarillo Civic Center

Address: 401 S Buchanan St., Amarillo, TX 79101
Phone Number: (806) 378-4297
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Ranked #20 of 49 things to do in Amarillo
Type: Convention centers, Traveler Resources
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Type: Convention centers, Traveler Resources
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Wichita Falls, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

went to attend the broadway show Million Dollar Quartet here. parking was easy and free! we had great seats close to the stage about 7 rows back but was difficult to hear the speaking parts of the actors clearly. the singing mics were good and loud enough. this could be a great venue but they need some work on this... More 

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Denton, Texas, United States
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Okay civic center. Participated at a wrestling tournament. Bathrooms were disgusting and were too small for a civic center.

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Amarillo, Texas
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66 reviews 66 reviews
26 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We host an annual party for the MHMR consumers in one of the large banquet halls. The staff provides everything we need to make a successful event, from cold storage to plentiful waste receptacles. This event has always brought praise from both the MHMR staff and the consumers, and a huge part of our success is the nice facilities and... More 

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Washingon, Kansas, United States
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80 reviews 80 reviews
18 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Very nice facility for hosting a rodeo. The arena is designed so all of the seats have a good view. There are plenty of restroom facilities and parking was adequate. The trade/vendor show was very nice. Had a lot of vendors with a huge variety of things to look at and/or buy.

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Loveland, CO
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My wife and Grand-Daughter-in-law wanted go to the craft show while we were visiting over the First of November weekend. The Civic center is easy to find and the parking was close and available. The access to the building is good and the inside is very spacious. The restrooms were also very clean which can sometimes be a problem in... More 

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Wichita Falls
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51 reviews 51 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This is a nice facility - well maintained, and kept very clean. The only disappointment was the concessions. A very poor selection of items (Limited to hot dogs, polish sausage, popcorn or nachos - not even a bag of chips available!) and prices so high the workers should have a bandana over their faces.

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Clovis, New Mexico
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Outdoor Expo 26 & 27 Jul, Amarillo Civic Center, South Hall Not worth the money (or my time) We were expecting a large outdoor show and after we paid our $5 entry fee, 9 minutes later we exited the show. It was very small, not what I expected, won’t be going back there again without doing my homework a little... More 

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Amarillo, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Popcorn .....hockey....my 1st Game ever and the Amarillo Bulls WON!!!!!.Did not like the lack of kids getting towels & t's. Why not PUC's soft one's?

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Erwin, Tennessee
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21 reviews 21 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

A rodeo where actual ranch hands display their skills that are used in daily ranch life. (No bull riding here- there isn't a good reason to ride a bull that I know of??). We've been to this one many times but always look forward to seeing it when schedules will allow. The trade show is worth it though even if... More 

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979 reviews 979 reviews
394 attraction reviews
378 helpful votes 378 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We have been several events in the Civic Center and each one was set up nice. The center is located downtown, easy to find, clean and well kept, plenty of parking which is well lighted. The Center is a multi-purpose convention center. It consists of multiple facilities for various events such as crafts, antiques, gun shows, including 2,848-seat auditorium with... More 

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