Dancing Under the Stars

The Big Texan Starlight Ranch offers guests the best live music in Amarillo. Our outdoor amphitheater plays host to some of the most talented musicians around, while our sound system delivers every single note to your ears with crystal clear perfection. Date nights, anniversaries, friends from out of town, girls night out, we invite everyone to come out and spend the evening dancing under the stars.

About Starlight Ranch

Since 1960, The Big Texan Steak Ranch has been serving up Texas culture to millions of guests from all over the world. We’re known as a world famous Route 66 Landmark and home of the legendary 72oz Steak Challenge. Now, we’re excited to take entertainment and family fun to a whole new level with The Big Texan Starlight Ranch.

It’s a one of a kind experience that brings together the best in entertainment and Big Texan hospitality. Get lost in The Big Texan Maze, or playing treasure hunter in The Big Dig. Just like The Big Texan Steak Ranch, Starlight Ranch is a true Texas original.

Parties & Events

For a truly remarkable event look no further than The Big Texan’s new Starlight Ranch. We have over a 50 year history of delighting visitors with our larger than life food, drinks, entertainment, and of course our Texas hospitality. This 20 acre ranch features multiple indoor and outdoor pavilions that can accommodate a Texas sized gathering of 800 or an intimate party of 12. From corporate events to private or family events, our dedicated staff will craft an experience perfectly unique to Texas, expertly designed just for you.

The Big Texan has removed the hassle and hidden cost of booking a single purpose event center by offering private areas for your group that can include access to all the ranch amenities. So put your feet up, we provide the entertainment, security, and staff to help you design menus, accommodations, or extra features that offer a true Texas experience like no other. Turn our ranch into your ranch.

  • Family Reunions
  • Class Reunions
  • Special Events
  • Corporate Events
  • Trade Shows and Groups
  • Birthday Celebrations
  • Holiday Parties
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Team Building Events
  • Business Meetings
  • Social Gatherings
  • Film/Video Presentations
  • Themed/Seasonal Events
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Proms/Formals/Homecomings
  • School Field Trip
  • Rehearsal Dinners
  • Charity/Fundraising Events
  • Receptions
  • Small Group Outings
  • Quinceañera
  • Private Concerts/Shows
  • Live Music
  • Live DJ
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Food & Drinks

For 57 years you’ve come to expect big and bold flavors from the Big Texan Steak Ranch, expect nothing less from Starlight Ranch. We’re offering a wide variety of mouthwatering foods for you to savor as you explore the ranch. We’re talking authentic Texas flavors at their best. We can also cater a specially prepared menu suited to your specific tastes. Our service is guaranteed to put your event over the top. Starlight Ranch is also proud to serve an award winning selection of beers. These handcrafted beers are brewed in the legendary tradition of World Famous Texan breweries. Full bodied, full flavored, never ordinary. We also offer a wide variety of specialty cocktails. If you’re looking to put a giggle in your night, try our “Laughing Margarita”. One sip and you’ll know why “the stars at night are big and bright in Texas.”

Starlight Club

Embrace the unconventional. Bring out your non conformist, inner maverick.

Starlight Club benefits:

Guaranteed Early Access To Tickets

Members receive priority access to pre sales, before tickets go on sale to public. This allows our Starlight Club Members first grab at the best seats in the house.

VIP Parking

Take the hassle out of long distance parking, makes arriving and departing easy and quick.

Meet and Greet Opportunity

Select an artist of your choice* for an exclusive-private meet and greet session. (*subject to artist availability)

Member Appreciation Events

Join fellow members to celebrate upcoming shows/events-new food/beverage/brew tastings and special event announcements. Our way of expressing gratitude for being a member of the Starlight Club.

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Route 66 Zipline

Imagine being able to enjoy all the sights and sounds of Starlight Ranch from the air. Suspend your fears and take flight as you zip across the entire ranch. Feel the rush of the wind in your face and the adrenaline pump through your veins as you fly high. While we pride ourselves on giving you a thrilling adventure, we also pride ourselves on our dedication to safety. Your equipment is expertly fitted and inspected each and every time.

no. 1 steakhouse

The Big Texan Brewery is rated by the Texas Country Reporter as the no. 1 steakhouse in Texas.

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