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Family Friendly Weekend Events {April 1 – 3, 2022}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend


Dallas Events this Weekend

Friday April 1

OceanX Adventure

FOR A LIMITED TIME, join the mission to find the elusive giant squid when OceanX takes over the creative world of Crayola for a once-in-lifetime event. So get your mission log, create your ID badge and begin your journey through the sea kelp

When: through April 18
Where: Crayola Experience Plano
Cost: included with admission (for discounted tickets)


Saturday April 2

NTTA Pave the Way Day

NTTA’s Pave the Way Day is back and better than ever! Join for FREE family fun, including hands-on engineering and safety activities.

When: April 2, 10 am – 2 pm
Where: NTTA’s Plano Headquarters, 5900 West Plano Parkway, Plano, TX 75093
Cost: Free – Register HERE


Sunday April 3

Spring Family Concerts – Plano Symphony Orchestra

Kids of all ages will enjoy learning about the brass and percussion families of the orchestra and joining in for a waltz and polka! This concert of dance music features popular movie scores such as Encanto, Star Wars, Ghostbusters, The Little Mermaid and more!

When: April 3, 3 pm – 3.45 pm
Where: McKinney Performing Arts Center
Cost: $12


Ongoing Events

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

Frisco Fresh Market: Saturday 8 am – 4 pm, Sunday 10 am – 4 pm

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

Farmers Market Mesquite TX



More Fun Weekend Events

So many Easter Events and Egg Hunts this weekend – check out our Easter Post here!

Ongoing Events

CityLine Live

When: every Friday, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: CityLine DFW, Richardson
Cost: Free

Kids Movie Saturdays

When: every Saturday, 12 pm
Where: Lava Cantina
Cost: Free admission and $2 off kids meals during the movie

Teen Night

When: every Friday, 7 pm – 10 pm
Where: JW Entertainment, Allen
Cost: tba

Family Storytime

When: every Saturday, 10.30 am – 11.15 am
Where: McKinney Public Library
Cost: Free

Butterflies in the Garden

When: through April 10
Where: Fort Worth Botanic Gardens
Cost: adults $12, children $8

Prehistoric Park: The Return of the Dinosaurs

When: through April 3
Where: Meadowmere Park, Grapevine
Cost: $29 per vehicle, up to 6 persons

Legacy West Music Series

When: every Saturday, 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Legacy West
Cost: Free

Photos with the Bunny

When: through April 16
Where: Stonebriar Center, Frisco
Cost: from $19.99


Other Fun Events this Weekend

Deep Ellum Arts Festival

When: April 1 – 3
Where: Deep Ellum
Cost: Free

Bodacious Bugs & Squirmy Worms

When: April 1. 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Play Street Museum, Plano
Cost: $16 per child

Karaoke Night at McCall Plaza

When: April 1. 7.30 pm – 10.30 pm
Where: McCall Plaza, Plano
Cost: Free

Aqua Egg Hunt

When: April 2. 9 am
Where: Frisco Athletic Center
Cost: $15

North Dallas Toy Show

When: April 2. 9 am – 3 pm
Where: Dallas Events Center, Farmers Branch
Cost: $2 (kids under 12 are Free)

Town Expo And Touch-A-Truck

When: April 2. 10 am – 2 pm
Where: The Rec at the Lakefront, Little Elm
Cost: Free

2022 BunnyPalooza

When: April 2, 3, 9, 10, 15, 16 & 17
Where: YesterLand Farm
Cost: from $17.95 online

Daddy Daughter Dance

When: April 2, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Texas Dynamix Gymnastics
Cost: $35 per pair

Sensory Bunny

When: April 3, 9.30 am – 11 am
Where: The Shops at Willow Bend
Cost: Free

Spring Petting Zoo

When: April 3, 10 am – 1 pm
Where: Frisco Fresh Market
Cost: $5

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