The Texan: A Landmark Venue showcases a variety of genres of music ranging from country to Latino…folk to alternative/rock. The Texan is proud to offer musical entertainment from the local community, as well as regional and national acts. The Texan: the premier live music venue of East Texas!

For Booking Information: texaninfo@athenstx.gov

UPCOMING CONCERTS AND EVENTS

NFL on the Big Screen
Sundays, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23

NFL Football on our new 150-inch screen and on three 65-inch screens on Sundays, Oct. 2, 9, 16 at The Texan. Smoky B Barbecue will be on site for dinner, and our bar will be open!

Memphis Soul
Motown Tribute Band!
Friday, January 13, 2023

Memphis Soul will perform live music at The Texan in Athens, TX Friday, Jan. 13th with Smoky B Barbecue on site for dinner and our full bar will be open.

The Memphis Soul tribute band is an 8-piece group bringing a combination of Memphis and Detroit style Motown music. “Ain’t No Mountain High Enough”, “Let’s Stay Together” and more!

Valentine’s Dinner, Dancing
and an Acoustic Show
by Brandon Rhyder

Save the Date!
Tuesday, February 14, 2023

Brandon Rhyder and Kelly Barnes of Smoky B Barbecue will collaborate on a fabulous dinner menu at The Texan. Dinner will be followed by a
90-minute acoustic show by Brandon Rhyder and dancing.

More details, menu and ticket sales coming soon!

PAST SHOWS AND EVENTS

Monday Night Football on the Big Screen
Monday, September 26, 2022

Monday Night Football with the Dallas Cowboys on our new 150-inch screen and on three 65-inch screens on Monday, September 26th at The Texan. Smoky B Barbecue will be on site for dinner, and our bar will be open! We will open at 6:00pm and close at 11:00pm.

College Football on the Big Screen
Saturday, September 24, 2022

We will be showing College Football on our new 150-inch screen and on three 65-inch screens on Saturday, September 24th at The Texan. Smoky B Barbecue will be on site for lunch, snacks and dinner. Our bar will be open! We will open at 11:00am and close at 11:00pm.

The Texas Bluesmen
Blues Brothers Tribute Band!
Friday, September 23, 2022

The Texas Bluemen will perform music and comedy live at The Texan in Athens, TX Friday, Sept. 23rd with Smoky B Barbecue on site for dinner.

The Texas Bluesmen take you on a journey from Saturday Night Live through the films and albums of the comedy created by John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd. Come enjoy comedy greatness and songs such as “Everybody Needs Somebody to Love”, “Sweet Home Chicago”, “Soul Man” and many more!

College Football on the Big Screen
Saturday, September 17, 2022

We will be showing College Football on our new 150-inch screen and on three 65-inch screens on Saturday, September 17th at The Texan. Smoky B Barbecue will be on site for lunch, snacks and dinner. We will open at 11:00am and close at 11:00pm.

24K Kountry
90s Country Tribute Band!
Saturday, August 20, 2022

 

24K Kountry will perform the hits of 90s country at The Texan in Athens, TX on August 20th. Doors and Smoky B Barbecue at 6:45pm. Presented by Smoky B Barbecue and Forte Entertainment. Band starts at 7:00pm. Get ready to TWO-STEP!

 

JULY 9th, 2022
David Adam Byrnes & Ottoman Turks

David Adam Byrnes Concert

 

David Adam Byrnes and Ottoman Turks will perform live at The Texan in Athens on Saturday, July 9.

Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and Smoky B Barbecue will be at the show. BYOB – no glass, please.

Headliner David Adam Byrnes is a country artist based in Fort Worth, and Ottoman Turks is an outlaw country and garage rock band based in Dallas. Ottoman Turks will start the show at 7 p.m. and David Adam Byrnes will go on at 8 p.m.


Saturday, June 11, 2022

Endless Summer: America’s Beach Boy Experience

Presented by GigFinesse

Show starts at 8. Door opens at 7:45

$20 General Admission//$25 Balcony // $25 Preferred Seating

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Saturday, April 23, 2022

Christi Tillman

Opening: Chad Stevenson

Presented by GigFinesse

Show starts at 6:30. Door opens at 6:00

$20 General Admission//$25 Balcony // $25 Preferred Seating

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Saturday, March 19, 2022

Ally Venable Band

Opening: Landry & Company

Presented by GigFinesse

Show starts at 7. Door opens at 6:45

$20 General Admission//$25 Balcony // $25 Preferred Seating

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Saturday, July 17, 2021

Chris Wayne Band

Presented by GigFinesse

Show starts at 7. Door open at 6:30

$15 General Admission // $20 Balcony // $25 Preferred Seating

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Thursday, July 1, 2021

Sam Johnston Duo

Presented by GigFinesse

Doors and show starts at 7

$15 General Admission // $20 Balcony // $25 Preferred Seating

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SATURDAY JUNE 19, 2021

Wesley Pruitt Band with Erin York

Presented by GigFinesse

Doors and show starts at 7

$15 General Admission // $20 Balcony // $25 Preferred Seating

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THURSDAY JUNE 3, 2021

The Powell Brothers

Presented by GigFinesse

7 PM  show. Door opens at 6:30 PM

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FRIDAY MAY 14, 2021

Circus on Ice

Presented by Taconhy Entertainment, LLC

5 PM & 7 PM  shows

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SATURDAY MAY 8, 2021

LAUGH: A Night of Improv Comedy

Presented by Card 53 Comedy

7 PM

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JAZZ CONCERT – FREE

FRIDAY NOV 1, 2019

JAZZ CONCERT – FREE

7PM

Dennis Connelly, Krig Berg, John Simon, Kirk Overmoe,

JBK Music Productions LLC

Free of Charge – Come Enjoy the Music

RAY WYLIE HUBBARD

THURS NOV 14 2019

RAY WYLIE HUBBARD

TEXANS AT THE TEXAN

Doors open at 6:30pm

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YULETIDE MARKET

SATURDAY DEC 7, 2019

YULETIDE MARKET

12PM – 5PM

BRUCE ROBISON & KELLY WILLIS ANNUAL HOLIDAY SHINDIG

THURS DEC 12TH 2019

BRUCE ROBISON & KELLY WILLIS ANNUAL HOLIDAY SHINDIG

TEXANS AT THE TEXAN

Doors open at 6:30pm

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HOLIDAY MARKET @ THE TEXAN

SATURDAY DEC 14, 2019

HOLIDAY MARKET @ THE TEXAN
PRESENTED BY ATHENS FARMERS MARKET

10AM – 4PM

100 Vendors, Food Trucks, Live Music

AN EVENING WITH SHINYRIBS

FRI OCT 4TH 2019

AN EVENING WITH SHINYRIBS

TEXANS AT THE TEXAN

Doors open at 7pm

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CAROLYN WONDERLAND & SHELLEY KING DUO

FRI SEPT 13TH 2019

Carolyn Wonderland & Shelley King Duo

TEXANS AT THE TEXAN

$16 GENERAL ADMISSION

$32 VIP TICKETS

Doors open at 7pm

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DARRIN MORRIS WITH JOHN HORD

SAT AUG 24TH 2019

DARRIN MORRIS WITH JOHN HORD

We are sorry to announce the cancellation of the scheduled Darrin Morris concert Saturday night. Darrin is ill and will not be able to perform.


$10 ONLINE

Doors open at 6:30pm

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BILLIE JO

SAT JULY 20TH 2019

BILLIE JO

OPENER: HUNTER DOUGLAS

$10 ONLINE

Doors open at 6:30pm

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CURTIS GRIMES

WED JULY 3RD 2019

CURTIS GRIMES

OPENERS: DYLAN WHEELER, KADIE LYNN

FREE CONCERT

Doors open at 6pm, BYOB

Come out and celebrate Independence Day Eve at The Texan

CONCERT DETAILS
FREE EVENT!!

ALLY VENABLE

SAT JUNE 29TH 2019

ALLY VENABLE

OPENER: FULL CIRCLE RISING

$10 ONLINE

$15 @ THE DOOR

Doors open at 6:30pm

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88TH OLD FIDDLER’S CONCERT

FRI MAY 31ST 2019

THE WESTERN FLYERS

ALSO: REDD VOLKAERT, FLOYD DOMINO, JEFF GUERNSEY & MORE

FREE CONCERT

Doors open at 6:30pm

This Concert Kicks off the 88th Annual Athens Old Fiddlers Contest & Reunion

CONCERT DETAILS
FREE EVENT!!

HARMONIES FOR HOPE

SAT APRIL 27, 2019

HARMONIES FOR HOPE

A CONCERT EVENT BENEFITTING HOPE SPRINGS WATER
FEATURING ALBERT & GAGE

7:30 PM

General Admisison $25

VIP Tables also available.

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GREG PICCOLO

SUN MARCH 31, 2019

TVCC GUEST ARTIST

GREG PICCOLO

JAZZ MUSICAL ARTIST

Free Admission

4:00 PM

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INFINITE JOURNEY

SAT OCTOBER 27 2018

INFINITE JOURNEY

THE MUSIC OF JOURNEY

$15 ONLINE TICKETS $20 AT THE DOOR

The Texan and Trinity Valley Community College partner to bring you the music of Journey by one of the greatest tribute bands in the country!

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HAYES CARLL

SAT JULY 21 2018

HAYES CARLL

2016-2017 AUSTIN ARTIST OF THE YEAR
OPENER – MEREDITH CRAWFORD

$15 GENERAL ADMISSION, $25 VIP TICKETS AVAILABLE

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DARRYL WORLEY

TUE JULY 3 2018

DARRYL WORLEY

TYLER DUDLEY BAND
FREE CONCERT – COME CELEBRATE THE GRAND OPENING OF THE TEXAN & INDEPENDENCE DAY

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FREE CONCERT

SOUTH OF DISORDER, KADIE LYNN, TANNER SPARKS

SAT JUNE 23, 2018

SOUTH OF DISORDER, KADIE LYNN, TANNER SPARKS

THE TEXAN BENEFIT SHOW
$15 GENERAL ADMISSION – DOORS OPEN 5:30PM

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BILL KIRCHEN & REDD VOLKAERT

FRI MAY 25TH 2018

BILL KIRCHEN & REDD VOLKAERT

THE WESTERN FLYERS
JAKE PENROD AND HIS MILLION DOLLAR COWBOYS

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209 E. Tyler St., Athens, TX 75751    –     texaninfo@athenstx.gov    –

214.717.1987