People traveling to Abilene with children will be happy to find that the city offers several family-friendly activities.  One city venue, Play Faire Park, located on North 2nd Street, offers parents and kids miniature golf, live children's concerts and several special events throughout the year.  In operation since 1947, it is one of the oldest miniature golf courses in Texas and a favorite of Abilene families.  See their website for hours, prices and directions.

Abilene also offers visitors six movie theaters, all showing a selection of first-run films.  With so many of them in the city, there is bound to be one near just about every city hotel.  Visit Yahoo Movies' Abilene page for a listing of the city's theatres and their current showings. 

Families may also enjoy roller skating together at The Skating Place on South Clack Street.  The rink offers skate rentals, pizza and a selection of arcade games.