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Family Friendly Weekend Events {November 5-7, 2021}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend

Family Fun Weekend Events

Friday November 5

POP Fall Festival

The POP Class of 2023 invites you to enjoy a World of Imagination at the Wonka Fall Fest. They are excited for the community to enjoy new midway games and fun food options. 

Saturday November 6

Farmer’s Table

Join us for a beautiful evening, a delicious meal and an unforgettable experience. All proceeds from this event directly support the Plano FFA Friends & Family and the Heritage Farmstead Museum. Guests will enjoy live music and may also bid on some amazing prizes available in our silent auction.

When: November 6, 6 pm
Where: Heritage Farmstead Museum, Plano
Cost: $75 per person

Sunday November 7

Fall Petting Zoo

Come play with mini goats, sheep, ducks, chickens, a mini cow, a mini donkey, a mini horse and a piggy.

When: November 7, 12 pm – 3 pm
Where: Frisco Fresh Market
Cost: $5


Ongoing Weekend Events

Pumpkin Patches & Halloween Events

The Big Orange Pumpkin Farm

When: through November 11
Where: Preston Trail Farms
Cost: $10 per person

6th Annual Pumpkin Patch Festival

When: through November 7
Where: Team Family Farms
Cost: $15 per person on weekends, $10 per person on weekdays

Fall at YesterLand Farm

When: through November 7
Where: YesterLand Farm, Canton
Cost: $21.95 online $27.95 at the gate

Pumpkin Patch at the Farm

When: Weekends through November 14
Where: Country Critters Farm, Alvarado
Cost: $12 per person

Fall Festival & Pumpkin Toss

When: November 6, 11 am – 4 pm
Where: In Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue, Wylie
Cost: $12 adults, $8 kids

Best Pumpkin Patches in North Dallas

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

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

Legacy West Music Series

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

Spring Break at JadeWaters

When: every Sunday in April & May, 9 am – 7 pm
Where: Hilton Anatole, Dallas
Cost: included with accommodation


More Fun Weekend Events

Texas Mineral & Fossil Show Plano

When: May 20 – 22
Where: Plano Event Center
Cost: Free admission and parking

38th Annual Main Street Fest

When: May 20 – 22
Where: Downtown Grapevine
Cost: Free

Sip n Shop

When: May 20, 5.30 pm – 9.30 pm
Where: Prosper Playhouse
Cost: tba

Moonlight Movies: Raya

When: May 20, 7.30 pm
Where: Murphy Central Park
Cost: Free

Plano Antique Mall – Parking Lot Sale

When: May 21, 7.30 am
Where: Plano Antique Mall
Cost: Free

Kids Fishing Tournament

When: May 21, 9 am – 1 pm
Where: Old Celina Park
Cost: Free

Sandcastles & Storytime

When: May 21, 9 am – 10.30 am
Where: Stewart Creek Park, The Colony
Cost: $10 resident, $15 non-resident

Dog Days in the Gardens

When: May 21 – 22
Where: Fort Worth Botanic Gardens
Cost: Regular admission for humans and $5 per dog

Brunch & Blooms

When: May 21, 10 am – 2 pm
Where: The Boardwalk at Granite Park
Cost: tba

Square Deal Days

When: May 21, 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Shops of Downtown Carrollton
Cost: Free

Epic Gran Fiesta

When: May 21 – 22
Where: Epic Waters Grand Prairie
Cost: Included with admission

Family Weekends (FREE!)

When: May 21, 10 am – 1 pm
Where: AT&T Performing Arts Center, Dallas
Cost: Free

Bubbles and Butterflies

When: May 21, 10 am – 11.30 am
Where: Stewart Creek Park, The Colony
Cost: Daily entry pass required

Summer Kickoff – Texas

When: May 21, 11 am – 3 pm
Where: Nebraska Furniture Mart
Cost: Free

Kids’ Movies and Concerts at The Lakefront™

When: May 21, 5 pm – 8 pm
Where: The Lakefront, Little Elm
Cost: Free

Addison After Dark: Boot Scootin’ Bash

When: May 21, 7 pm – 10 pm
Where: Addison Circle Park
Cost: Free

Muffins & Mimosas!

When: May 22, 12 pm – 5 pm
Where: Lonestar Mercantile, Allen
Cost: Free

More Fun Weekend Events

Dinosaurs Live at the Heard Museum

When: through December 31
Where: Heard Museum
Cost: Price included with Heard Museum admission and free for Members

Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience

When: through December 12
Where: Secret Location, Dallas
Cost: from $34.90

Jurassic World: The Exhibition

When: through January 2, 2022
Where: Grandscape, The Colony
Cost: $34.50 for adults, $24.50 for kids (3 – 15)

Trail Rides at Cathy’s Critters

When: every Saturday, various times
Where: Cathy’s Critters, Princeton
Cost: $10 per person

Kids Movie Saturdays

When: every Saturday, 12 pm – 2 pm
Where: Lava Cantina, The Colony
Cost: Admission is FREE it’s just a great time that’s good for the whole family! You can also enjoy $2 OFF KIDS MEALS DURING THE MOVIE!

Braiding Class

When: November 5, 5 pm
Where: Sweet & Sassy, Plano
Cost: $15

Mother & Son Superhero Night

When: November 5, 5 pm – 8 pm
Where: Rec Center at Towne Lake, McKinney
Cost: $25

Friday Night Market

When: November 5, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Downtown Celina
Cost: FREE

Feed the City – Plano

When: November 6, 8.30 am – 10.30 am
Where: Grace Church Plano
Cost: bring supplies

North Dallas Toy Show

When: November 6, 9 am – 3 pm
Where: Dallas Events Center
Cost: $2 (kids under 12 are free)

Plano Trade Days

When: November 6 – 7, 9 am – 5 pm
Where: Plano Market Square Mall
Cost: FREE

Anna Fall Fest

When: November 6, 10 am – 12 pm
Where: Revolution Church, Anna
Cost: FREE

Veterans Day Ceremony

When: November 6, 11 am – 12 pm
Where: Veterans Memorial Park, McKinney
Cost: FREE

Family Festival

When: November 6, 11 am – 3 pm
Where: Dallas Museum of Art
Cost: FREE

STEAM Day at the Dinosaur Company

When: November 6, 1 pm – 5 pm
Where: The Dinosaur Company, Allen
Cost: FREE

Holiday Kick Off

When: November 6, 5 pm – 9 pm
Where: Grandscape Texas
Cost: FREE

More Things to Do and Weekend Events

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