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Family Friendly Weekend Events {July 30 – August 1, 2021}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend


Dallas Events this Weekend

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Fun Things to do This Weekend

 

There are some great things to do and fun events happening nearby!


Friday July 30

Summer of Sculpture:ZimSculpt

This is a chance to see more than 100 hand-selected, important modern sculptures artfully displayed throughout the acclaimed Dallas Arboretum. ZimSculpt features exquisite sculptures of several dozen contemporary Zimbabwean artists displayed throughout the garden.

When: through August 8
Where: Dallas Arboretum
Cost: $10 – $15

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Saturday July 31

Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden

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Walk among free-flying native butterflies and other pollinators in our Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden. 

When: through October 3
Where: Heard Museum, McKinney
Cost: Included with admission


Sunday August 1

Jurassic World

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The exhibition immerses audiences of all ages in interactive scenes inspired by the beloved film. Now, the park that was only a promise comes to life… right before your eyes.

When: through August 8
Where: Grandscape, The Colony
Cost: Adults $29.50, Kids $19.50 (3-15)

 

Farmers Markets

Dallas: Saturday 9 am – 5 pm & Sunday 10 am – 5 pm, 920 S. Harwood, Dallas

Plano Farmers/Artisan Market, Saturday 9 am – 2 pm, The Shops at Willow Bend

McKinney: Saturday 8 am – 12 noon, Downtown McKinney Square

Richardson: Saturday 9 am – 1 pm, 101 S. Coit Road, Richardson

Carrollton: Sunday 10 am – 2 pm, 2722 N. Josey Lane, Carrollton

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More Fun Weekend Events

Summer Clubhouse – Twice Upon a Time Storytellers

When: July 30, 10 am – 11 am
Where: The Colony Parks & Rec
Cost: FREE

 

Sensory Friendly Days

Sensory Friendly Day is an exclusive time at Plano’s pools for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have a fun, interactive learning experience in a comfortable environment. 

When: July 30
Where: Plano Pools
Cost: included with admission

 

Dive In Movie Night

When: every Friday in July, 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Hawaiian Falls, The Colony
Cost: included with admission

 

Dive-In Movie

Bring your family, friends, and floats to the CAC to enjoy a Dive-In Movie in the indoor pool! The movie will begin at 7:00 p.m. Children 10 and older are welcome without an adult present. Activities are FREE with paid admission. 

When: July 30, 7 pm – 9 pm
Where: Community Activity Center, Flower Mound
Cost: included with admission

 

Summer Music Series

When: July 30, 7.30 pm – 9 pm

Where: Downtown Celina
Cost: FREE

 

Creekside Live

When: every Friday in July and August, 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Watters Creek
Cost: FREE

 

Dive In Movies

Every Friday, enjoy hit family friendly movies pool side at the Frisco Water Park. Movies are included with daily admission or valid memberships.

When: every Friday in July, 8 pm
Where: Frisco Athletic Center
Cost: included with admission

 

Kids Movie Saturday at Lava Cantina

When: every Saturday, 12 pm
Where: Lava Cantina
Cost: Free

 

Prosper SummerFest 2021

When: July 31, 6 pm – 10 pm
Where: Frontier Park
Cost: Free

 

More Things to Do

Are you ready to plan ahead or want to see what a list of things to do this month?

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