Find out what's happening locally with our quick lists of weekend events and live entertainment

1. Mo-Kan Roller Girlz 4th Annual Chili Cook-off takes place Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Miami Elks Lodge, 401 S Main Street in Miami, at 4 p.m. This year entries are being accepted from fans. Entries are $10 per chili recipe and the entry with the best chili will win $100. Advanced tickets are $5 per person, $7 at the door. There will also be several auctions items to bid on and a 50/50 raffle.

2. BTCA will be hosting a Women’s Futurity, Futurity, Derby & Classic on Feb. 17 at the Bordertown Casino Arena. Women’s Futurity will start at 3 p.m. with rider events to begin at approximately 6:30 p.m. Admission is $5 for adults and $2 for children 2 to 12 years of age.

3. The Phi Theta Kappa Mu Chapter at NEO A&M College is hosting a Mardi Gras in Las Vegas themed casino night to support Community Crisis Center on Saturday, Feb. 17 from 7-9 p.m. in the Calcagno Family Ballroom on the NEO campus. To purchase tickets, visit the Community Crisis Center Website at and follow the link to the event calendar.

4. In theaters this weekend is the PG-13 rated “Black Panther” the latest highly-anticipated superhero movie in the Marvel cinematic universe; if you’re looking for something a bit more on the goofy side of fun, check out “Early Man” a PG-rated British stop-motion animated comedy set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures and woolly mammoths roamed the earth.

5. NASCAR returns this weekend with the season-opening, 60th annual Daytona 500 on Sunday. Peyton Manning will serve as the honorary pace car driver for the race, which starts at 7 p.m. CST and can be viewed on FOX Sports 1.


Bordertown Casino & Arena

Feb. 16

Aaron Woods

Feb. 17

Brent Giddens

Buffalo Run

No Current Listings

Cherokee Casino Grove

Feb. 16

Krista Meadows & The Sleeping Giants

Feb. 17

FM Live

Downstream Casino

Feb. 16

Shari Bales Band

Feb. 17

Drake White in Concert

Grand Lake Casino

Feb. 16

Uncrowned Kings

Indigo Sky Casino

Feb. 16

Allen Biffle Band

Feb. 17


River Bend Casino

Feb. 16

Big Smitty Band

Stables Casino

Feb. 16-17

Derek Richards w/ special guest Antonio Aguilar