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It’s another summer day in West Texas, the kids are home, you’re feeling adventurous, but your A/C is broken…Why lounge around the house? We’ve compiled a list of activities to do in the Amarillo area to beat the heat while we fix your A/C.

1. Palo Duro Canyon

From hiking and horseback riding to camping and zip lining, this beautiful landscape 35 miles southwest of Amarillo boasts a wide array of activities for everyone.

2. Amarillo Zoo

The impressive Amarillo Zoo is a quick trip for a date or family getaway. Pique your kid’s curiosity by exploring the wildlife around you. Lions, tigers, and bears…oh my! The Zoo is the perfect destination for your next summer trip!

3. Don Harrington Discovery Center

This one is for the kids! Stimulate your child’s mind by engaging in an interactive collection of scientific exhibits and programs. Make science exciting and discover your inner genius.

4. Wonderland Amusement Park

Rollercoasters and funnel cakes are sure to put a grin on your face. Rediscover your inner child by enjoying an adrenaline rush on one of the many coasters and thrill rides Wonderland Amusement Park has to offer!

5. Texas Air & Space Museum

Join Texas Air & Space Museum as they dive into the history of aviation in the Texas Panhandle. Home of aircraft legends, be inspired by the science and technology behind aviation.

6. Movie Theatres

There are few better places to beat the heat quite like the cool atmosphere and buttery aroma of a local movie theater. The Tascosa Drive-In is one choice if you are seeking a classic drive-in with a retro vibe.

7. Amarillo Rock Climbing House

This one is for the thrill seekers out there. Enjoy a day of fitness and fun all in one at the Amarillo Rock Climbing House. Welcoming climbers of all ages to get active!

8. Food and Brews

Amarillo sports an impressive lineup of local eateries and bars to satisfy your foodie fix. Indulge in a delicious steak at the Big Texan or sip and enjoy your favorite beverage at one of many bars. Amarillo will satisfy any and every craving you may have.

9. Cadillac Ranch

The well-known landmark poses as the perfect Instagram opportunity on your way out of town. Bring a can of spray paint and show off your creative side.

10. Westgate Mall

Enjoy a little retail therapy to keep your mind off your A/C woes. Westgate Mall offers numerous shopping and dining options to keep you busy while we work to return your A/C to top form.

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