Top things to do

Live Music in Big Spring

Stampede

There are few west Texas dancehalls more authentic than the Stampede, a bare-bones, early-1950s affair 1.5 miles northeast of Big Spring. If you're real lucky you'll catch Jody Nix and the Cowboys (www.jodynix.com),…
Park in Big Spring

Big Spring State Park

The 380-acre Big Spring State Park has a fine nature trail with labels describing the hearty plants, such as the spiky argarita bush. A short drive around the top of the park has sweeping views out across the basin …
Park in Big Spring

Comanche Trail Park

The spring for which the town is named sits in Comanche Trail Park, a cute little park just south of the center.