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Family Friendly Weekend Events {March 4 – 6, 2022}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend


Dallas Events this Weekend

Fun Things to do This Weekend

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

Events are subject to change, be sure to check events are as scheduled before heading out. We rely on pricing being provided by event hosts but this information is not always available and we recommend checking directly with the event host.

Friday March 4

Ocean X 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: March 4 – April 18
Where: Crayola Experience Plano
Cost: included with admission (for discounted tickets – https://planomoms.com/crayola-experience-plano/)


Saturday March 5

Spring Break on the Farm

Barrel Train rides for the kids, Feed the Farm Animals. Playgrounds with Slides and Swings, Giant Human Hamster Wheels, Half Pint Homestead play area, Giant Tube Slide, Games & more

When: March 5 – March 20
Where: Team Family Farms, Aubrey
Cost: $10 ages 2 and up


Sunday March 6

Prehistoric Park – The Return of the Dinosaurs

The Dinosaurs return to Grapevine this spring! LEARN about Grapevine’s prehistoric past while roaming through the newly-expanded exhibition of animatronic dinosaurs. DIG into the action and enjoy hands-on activities for the whole family. EXPLORE the biggest show yet! Day or night with Dinos After Dark exhibit hours. Activities include Boneyard Games, Dig Site to uncover the past, Tracks Trail, Amber Fossil Craft, numerous Exhibit Displays, and Animatronic Dinosaurs

When: March 5 – April 3
Where: Meadowmere Park, Grapevine
Cost: $29 per vehicle, up to 6 persons


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



Ongoing Events

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: February 25 – April 10
Where: Fort Worth Botanic Gardens
Cost: adults $12, children $8

Prehistoric Park: The Return of the Dinosaurs

When: March 5 – 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


More Fun Weekend Events

Fun on the Farm – The Chicken and the Egg

When: March 4, 10 am – 12 pm
Where: The Heritage Farmstead Museum
Cost: adults $5, children $10

Friday Night Fun

When: March 4, 5 pm – 8 pm
Where: The Edge at Allen Skate Park
Cost: Free, registration required

Open Gym

When: March 4, 8 pm
Where: Texas Dynamix Gymnastics
Cost: $15 for members, $19 for non-members

North Dallas Toy Show

When: March 5, 9 am – 3 pm
Where: Dallas Events Center, Farmers Branch
Cost: $2, kids under 12 are free

Blood Drive at the Heard

When: March 5, 10 am – 4 pm
Where: Heard Museum, McKinney
Cost: Free

Mardi Gras – Frisco Fresh Market

When: March 5, 10 am – 4 pm
Where: Frisco Fresh Market
Cost: Free

Star Wars Skate

When: March 5, 11.45 am – 1.45 pm
Where: Allen Community Ice Rink
Cost: $5 entry, $3 skate rental

Texas Independence Day

When: March 5, 12 pm – 5 pm
Where: Grandscape
Cost: Free

2022 TEXFest

When: March 5, 3 pm – 9 pm
Where: Downtown Carrollton
Cost: Free

High Tops & High Heels Semi Formal Dance

When: March 5, 5.30 pm – 9 pm
Where: The Grove at Frisco Commons
Cost: $20 Resident, $25 Non-resident

Parent’s Night Out

When: March 5, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: JungleTrek Rockwall
Cost: $30

Sip & Shop

When: March 6, 12 pm – 5 pm
Where: BarnHill Vineyard, Anna
Cost: Free

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