This Weekend in the Panhandle

This Weekend in the Panhandle
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AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, we’ve got you covered.

Here’s what’s going on in our area:

United Way Concert Fundraiser featuring Monarch

United Way of Amarillo and PALS of Amarillo High School are working together to help raise money for United Way.

The organizations will host a concert featuring the local band Monarch on Saturday, Nov. 17. The event will take place at 7:30 p.m. at the Hangar Stage located at 110 Aviation Place near the Tradewinds airport.

Tickets are $5 in advance and $8 at the door.

Festival of Trees Gala

Those in Amarillo still looking for a Christmas tree will have the chance to bid on some lavishly decorated selections.

The annual Panhandle Community Services Festival of Trees gala will be held on Nov. 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the Amarillo Civic Center.

The event will feature the auctioning of several trees, donated and decorated by local businesses.

Dinner will be provided by Joe’s Catering and drinks provided by Reed Beverage.

Proceeds will be donated to PCS.

Tickets are $30 for individuals or $50 for couples.

They can be purchased at Panhandle Tickets or by calling (806) 378-3096.

Friends of the Library Book Sale

This weekend is the Friends of Amarillo Public Library book sale.

It begins on Friday with the Friends Only Night from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Downtown Branch Library.

Memberships are $10 for individuals or $25 for families.

The sale opens to the public at 9:00 a.m. Saturday morning and runs until 6:00 p.m., where you can purchase a bag of books for five dollars.

The event continues on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

All proceeds benefit the Friends of Amarillo Public Library which supports library programs and events like Amarillo Reads in the summer.

Canyon High School presents ‘Mary Poppins’

Canyon High School’s production of Disney’s Mary Poppins continues this weekend.

The show takes place at 7:30 p.m. on Friday night, as well as Saturday night with a 2:30 p.m. show on Sunday.

The shows will be held at the Canyon High School auditorium.

Tickets are $10 for adults or five dollars for students with an ID.

Randall High School Presents ‘The Little Mermaid’

Randall High School’s production of Disney’s The Little Mermaid also continues this weekend.

There will be two shows tomorrow, with the first at 2:00 p.m. and another at 7:00 p.m., as well as a 2:00 p.m. matinee on Sunday.

Over 100 students from Randall High School, Westover Park Junior High, Pinnacle Intermediate and Greenways Intermediate are also participating.

Tickets are $10 for adults and five dollars for students with an ID.