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:

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Amarillo Bulls' Winnie the Pooh and Comic-Con Nights

Hockey fans will get the chance to enjoy two events this weekend while helping out a good cause.

The Amarillo Bulls will be holding their Winnie the Pooh Night on Friday, which will include specials for families.

Four hot dogs, four sodas and four tickets can be bought for a total of $54 for the 7:00 p.m. game.

On Saturday, the hockey team will partner with the 24 Hours in the Canyon Cancer Survivorship Center and Yellow City Comic-Con on their Jersey Auction and Comic-Con nights.

Jersey’s will be available for purchase after the game, with all proceeds benefiting 24 Hours in the Canyon.

Attendees are invited to dress as their favorite comic, video game, film and book characters at the 7:00 p.m. game.

For ticket information, visit Panhandle Tickets.

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Amarillo Symphony presents Tchaikovsky Piano Concert No. 1

The Amarillo Symphony will pay tribute to Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky this weekend.

The group will perform Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 at two performances on Saturday and Sunday at the Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts.

The concerto will begin at 7:30 p.m.

Prior to the performance, The Antler restaurant at the Amarillo Country Club will hold a special dinner.

Those interested can make reservations for the dinner by calling (806) 355-3371.

Tickets for the symphony’s performance can be purchased at the Amarillo Symphony website.

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Amarillo ‘Women’s Wave’ Women’s March

Following rallies in 2017 and 2018, the 3rd Amarillo Women’s March will be held on Saturday at Ellwood Park in Amarillo

This year’s march, apart from focusing on gender-related issues, will focus on a “Women’s Wave” theme, focusing on the number of women elected to public office during the 2018 election season.

The march will begin on the northeast corner of Ellwood Park at 10:00 a.m. and continue along 11th Street, then turning up Polk Street and ending on the west lawn of the Potter County Courthouse.

A number of female musicians will also be present at the event, including Amy Coffman, Amy Hart, Keitha Jones and Hilary Marie.

The event will also include a brown-bag luncheon and roundtable discussion of the landmark Roe. v. Wade court case at Amarillo Unitarian Universalist Fellowship after the march.

Those seeking more information on the march can call Kathie C. Greer at (806) 236-8587.

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The Gallery on 7th’s January Art Fair

Artists, enthusiasts and craftsmen will be on hand at the Gallery on 7th’s January Art Fair on Saturday from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

The gallery will provide refreshments while patrons shop local art and crafts.

The event is free and open to the public.

For more information, visit the Facebook event page.

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Pampa’s Pap Day event for uninsured women

Pampa Regional Medical Center is offering area women the chance to lower their risk of cervical cancer.

The hospital is partnering with Texas Tech physicians to provide no-cost cervical cancer screenings for uninsured women at their Pap Day event on Saturday.

The screenings will be at the Pampa Women’s Clinic at 100 W. 30th Avenue, Suite 106 in Pampa.

Physicians on staff will be performing Pap tests from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

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