SpringHill Suites by Marriott

Coming Soon to Allen Ridge!

Drum roll please… new and exciting lodging is on its way to Abilene! SpringHill Suites by Mariott will be coming soon to Allen Ridge. We can hardly wait for all the memories that will be made! Keep a lookout on our social media and webpage for more information.

Selfies with Santa!

December 2 and 9

2PM – 5PM

Kick off the holiday season at Allen Ridge! Bring your family to Selfies with Santa on December 2nd and 9th from 2 PM to 5 PM to get a fun holiday photo. Santa will be in the main courtyard with Ridgely Bear for all your holiday photo opps. This is a free event. Don’t forget your camera or phone!

Fall Fest at Allen Ridge!

Saturday, October 28

Noon-6:00 p.m.

Shop, dine, and support local during Fall Fest at Allen Ridge! Join us for a fun fall afternoon featuring family friendly activities, shopping from artisan and small shops, art, and a fashion show in the open-air lawn at Allen Ridge. Kick back and enjoy live music, delicious fare from our restaurants, and a wonderful afternoon supporting local shops and art. 
Interested vendors should contact for information.

Fun on The 4th!

Tuesday, July 4th

Bring your family Allen Ridge this July 4th for Fun on the 4th! This celebration event is FREE to attend. Come celebrate, grab a meal, and enjoy live music by the water!

SAVOR 2023: The Taste Tour at Allen Ridge

Saturday, May 6, 2pm to 5pm

Allen Ridge is pleased to bring you a tasty and fun afternoon in a relaxing outdoor space. If you have not been to Allen Ridge, come and taste what you have been missing. Twisted Root, Cork and Pig, Fuzzy’s, Summer Moon, Phoenix Pho, and Bahama Bucks will have their delicious fare available for you to sample. Stroll the beautiful outdoor area near the water, listen to music and relax!

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Food Bank of West Central Texas which helps individuals, families, children and seniors get access to food.

Allen Ridge Holiday Events!

December 3rd – December 17th


  • 9-11am Selfies with Santa – main courtyard
  • 6pm Christmas Tree Lighting – front courtyard. Our special guest will do the honors (Elsa, but shhhh…)
  • Mini parade will follow from tree to main courtyard. ACS Drumline will lead.
  • 6:30-9:30pm Ugly Sweater Party
  • EMotion Entertainment – music
  • Summer Moon – hot cocoa bar
  • Whimsical Celebrations – balloon twisting
  • Jack and Jill Storybook – Elsa will be available for photos
  • 7:30 Apricot Lane – fashion show


  • Free Snow at Bahama Bucks – We will need to get details from Dodd Roberts


  • 6-10pm Selfies with Santa


  • 9-11am Selfies with Santa
  • 6-7pm Red Rhythm and Blues Christmas Show
  • 7-9pm Cory Driskill – Christmas Concert

Cork & Pig Tavern is Now Open!

Thursday, December 8th

“Cork & Pig Tavern is a unique, chef driven blend of signature entrees, gourmet salads, sandwiches, wood-fired pizzas, and mouth watering apps and sides. Complimented by our expansive wine selections, craft beers, and specialty cocktails, you’re sure to find the Cork & Pig Tavern to be an exciting environment for friends and family to relax, laugh, and dine.” –

Allen Ridge proudly presents: Live on the Lawn

October 4th – November 15th

We will be having live music performances each Tuesday night from 7-9, starting on October 4th. Come relax, grab a meal, and enjoy the best artists Abilene has to offer. Kicking off our fall series is fan-favorite Cory Driskill!

October 4 – Cory Driskill
October 11 – Eric Logan
October 18 – Abby French
October 25 – Luke Powell
November 1 – Blan Scott Band
November 8 – Sami Brown
November 15 – Annalis Chaves

Twisted Root is Now Open!

Monday, September 12th

We’ve all been waiting for this day for what feels like years…Twisted Root opens September 12th! Check out Abilene’s best new burger joint and soak up the last part of summer.

Allen Ridge Grand Opening Celebration

Saturday, September 17th

Join the Allen Ridge family for our grand opening celebration! Starting at 11:30am with a community ribbon cutting, this celebration is FREE to the public! Enjoy great food from all of our Allen Ridge establishments, sales, specials, giveaways, family fun activities, scavenger hunt and a LIVE concert at 6pm on our grounds! You won’t want to miss!

Apricot Lane Wins Best Boutique!

2022 Reader’s Choice Awards

We’re so proud of Apricot Lane for winning the Abilene Reporter News’ readers choice award for best boutique! Come stop by the shop to see for yourself!

Summer Moon Opens Its Doors

Saturday, August 13th

It’s finally here…Summer Moon is now open! It’s been so great to see how excited our community has been, and a huge thank you to everyone who made the opening weekend a success!

Get to Know Allen Ridge with Abilene Scene Magazine!

July/August Edition

A huge thank you to Abilene Scene for featuring us in their July/August Edition! We’re looking forward to the future of Abilene and are grateful to be a part of this community.

Summer Moon’s Grand Opening

Saturday, August 13th

Get ready for your newest obsession! Summer Moon Coffee’s grand opening is Saturday, August 13th, so you won’t want to miss it. Escape the heat and relax with your favorite iced drinks.

We’ve got lots of great news to share!

Twisted Root Burger Co. is under construction and planning to open in early Summer. Summer Moon coffee and Cork and Pig Tavern have also begun construction. We are adding additional parking west of Judge Ely and our multi-family living continues to make progress. Exciting things are happening!

Interested in hosting an event?