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Family Friendly Weekend Events {February 25 – 27, 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 this Weekend!

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 February 25

Rhea Lana’s of Frisco/McKinney Family Shopping Event Spring 2022

Rhea Lana’s of Frisco/McKinney is hosting a Safe, Family Shopping Event! Get your kiddos set for all things Spring & Summer! Shop hundreds of families at once and save 60-90% off retail prices!

When: February 25 – March 5
Where: 3500 Preston Rd, Plano 75093
Cost: FREE – $50


Saturday February 26

Willow Bend Kids Club

This event is FREE to attend! NO registration required! Activities will include: Balloon Artists, Airbrush Artists, Crayola Experience Crafts & Goodies, and a special costume character appearance from Crayola!

When: February 26, 12 pm – 2 pm
Where: The Shops at Willow Bend
Cost: Free


Sunday February 27

Mardi Gras Pardi

This event will include:
• Performances by the N’Awlins Gumbo Kings
• Cajun food from Lava Cantina & Walk-Ons (available for purchase)
• Crawfish boil by the Cajun Crawfish Co. (ticket required)
• Kid’s mask decorating contest
• Crawfish eating contest
• Airbrush tattoo artist
• Fortune teller
• LOTS of Instagram-worthy photo opportunities
• PLUS, multiple chances for you to win an authentic King Cake from New Orleans!This is a free event and open to the public with ticket options available for additional experiences.

When: February 27, 2 pm – 6 pm
Where: Grandscape, The Colony
Cost: FREE – $350


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

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

Ongoing Weekend Events

Dinosaurs Live

Let your imagination run wild as you travel back in time along a half-mile nature trail to get up-close and personal with 11 life-size animatronic dinosaurs.

When: through February 27, 2022
Where: Heard Museum, McKinney
Cost: Price included with Heard Museum admission and free for Members at Heard Museum

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

Lakefront Cupid Crawl

When: through February 28
Where: Lakefront at Little Elm
Cost: Pick up a free bingo card and visit participating businesses

Butterflies in the Garden

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


More Fun Weekend Events

Collin County Home & Garden Show

When: February 25 – 27
Where: Allen Event Center
Cost: FREE

Frozen Fun & Games

When: February 25, 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Play Street Museum, Allen
Cost: $18

Adapted Sweetheart Dance

When: February 25, 6.30 pm
Where: Sam Johnson Rec Center, Plano
Cost: $20 residents, $24 non-residents

Mardi Gras at Legacy Hall

When: February 26, 3 pm – 10 pm
Where: Legacy Hall
Cost: Free to $65

Plano Community Band presents “Musical Montage: Strings, Winds and Drums”

When: February 27, 6 pm – 7.45 pm
Where: Eisemann Performance Center, Richardson
Cost: Free

2022 Boots ‘N Barbecue Gala for Wylie ISD Education Foundation

When: February 27, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Southfork Ranch
Cost: $65

Epic Plunge

When: February 27, 1 pm
Where: Epic Waters, Grand Prairie
Cost: $40

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