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6 Ideas for a Drop In Daycare where Kids have more fun!

Which are the best Drop in Daycare options around Plano, TX?

It’s always good to have a Drop in daycare place that can help you out if you have a meeting or just need a few hours to yourself and need emergency child care.

Usually, if you’ve got a change of plans and your sitter didn’t work out and grandparents cannot help, you can definitely find a drop-in daycare nearby for child care.

More: Are you Looking for Local Childcare Options?

These are 2 great places for drop-in daycare near me, drop-in play centers, and parents’ night out which have employees working there who are trained professionals and offer flexible scheduling options for you at various hours during the week.

More: Our Huge Guide to Playful Things to Do with Babies Near Me {and Toddlers}

The Best Drop In Daycare Centers Nearby

If you’re looking for help during the work week around Plano TX or you’re working from home and need to get your babies and toddlers away from home for a couple of hours, this type of service is perfect for you.

Adventure Kids Playcare

Location: 4817 W. Park Blvd. Suite 830, Plano, TX 75093

Call: (972) 612-5400

If you’re new to town, the concept of backup, drop-in daycare as you need it is available around the Plano area.

Over the years, they’ve expanded their offerings and are now including after-school care as well. They also offer Summer Camps and Winter Camps too and perfect for public schools and school breaks.

Meals are offered during the following times.

Breakfast: 8 a.m. – 9 a.m.

Lunch: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Dinner: 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Cost is $5.00 per child

We are a nut-free facility and gluten-free meals are available. You can also pack a meal for them to bring, but ensure it’s nut-free. They can refrigerate the meal and heat it up at mealtime.

Annual Registration costs $40 and is required per family. Advanced recommendations are optional to guarantee a space when you need it.

Opening Times:

Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Sunday: 11 a.m. – 7 p.m

Adventure Kids Drop in Daycare Plano
Photo Credit: AK Plano

Kiddin Around

Location: 9377 Lebanon Rd, Frisco

Rates start around $10 an hour plus a yearly family membership is required which is $30.  

They also hold birthday parties here!

You might need to ask your Preschool, if they are wondering where you can find infant daycare near me. If they do, they may be the best daycare nearby!

Parent’s Night Out


Location: 5936 Nancy Jane Ln, Frisco, TX 75035
Call: 972-712-9642

They offer gymnastics training with the addition of tumbling, trampoline, games, arts and crafts, and other activities for a fun night out for kids, to allow parents to enjoy their own time.

Frisco location only for children ages 5-12 on select Fridays from 7 pm -9:30 pm.

ASI Gymnastics

Location: 4051 Rosemeade Pkwy, Dallas, Texas 75287

Cost: Pre-registration is $35, and Walk-ins $40.

Check-in/out is a drive-up drop-off.

They do this EVERY Friday night from 6-9.30 pm for ages 3-14.

Many nights have a theme, like their upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Titles in August.

Both members and non-members are welcome, as are walk-ins (for a $5 additional fee). For pre-registration, the cut-off time is 5 pm on the day of the Parent’s Night Out. A cancellation policy is in effect.

Kids enjoy fun, safe activities – like games, crafts, and bouncing on the trampolines and are offered pizza for dinner. They rotate between activities, divided into age groups.

They recommend kids bring a water bottle and some cash for vending machine snacks/water.

Texas Dynamix Plano Gymnastics

Location: 1901 Preston Park Blvd, Plano TX 75093

Cost: $35 per child when you register online, $40 at the door

On the last Saturday of the month, they offer Parents Night Out between 6pm and 10pm for kids aged 4-12 years old.

Parents Night Out is a mix of open gym time, organized games and prizes, crafts, laser tag, nerf guns, outside activities, (if the weather permits), and more!

They also offer themed nights, like superheroes, Halloween, and Water Days and provide pizza for dinner.

Plano Family YMCA


Cost: $25 for non members

Parents Day Out takes place on the Third Saturday of the month from 12:00 – 4:00 PM and for members, it’s free and available to the first 20 kids with a family member that reserves a spot for each event.

Registration must be made in person at the Family YMCA.

Activities include age-appropriate games, themed arts and crafts, a light meal, a G” rated movie, and outdoor play.

*Space is limited. Parents or legal guardians of the kids must have a family membership. Parents can only sign up for children listed on their family membership account.

Our Directory has listings for you to check out too and during the Fall and Winter Breaks, check out these great camps!

You may also be wanting to look at Preschools in the area too.

Do you know of any other places? Let us know your favorites!


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