Sharon’s BBQ Catering in Abilene, TX serves up classic Texas barbecue favorites in a casual, friendly atmosphere. Texans take barbecue very seriously. Popular with local folks and people passing through Abilene, Sharon’s BBQ Catering has been voted “Abilene’s Favorite Barbecue” since opening in 2005. The screen enclosures around their porch let diners enjoy the sunny Texas weather, while remaining in a comfortable room. The long picnic tables and party lights give this space a friendly, festive feeling. It’s like being on a picnic, without the annoyance of insects and inclement weather! The screens are hand rolled, so there are no visible ropes. This gives the windows a clean, uncluttered appearance.
Visit The Abilene Zoo; Get Up Close to A Giraffe!
Just a short drive away is Grover Nelson Park, where you can visit The Abilene Zoo. This zoo features over 600 animals, a Safari Train, carousel, and their very popular Giraffe Encounter experience. Visitors to the zoo can visit the giraffes up close, and hand feed them from a special observation deck. The Abilene Zoo is breeding this endangered species according to the direction of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums’ Species Survival Plan. Abilene Zoo’s Education Department provides educational programs, summer camps, weekend programs, tours, classes, special events all year long.