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Family Friendly Weekend Events {May 6 – 8, 2022}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend


Dallas Events this Weekend

Dallas Events 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 May 6

The Frisco Fair

Look forward to the biggest fair yet, with more rides more food, and more activities. 

When: April 28 – May 15
Where: Frisco Fresh Market
Cost: Admission is Free, just pay to play


Saturday May 7

Mother’s Day Weekend at the Dallas Arboretum

Spend the weekend at the most beautiful place in Dallas with that special ‘Mom’ in your life.

When: May 6 – 8
Where: Dallas Arboretum
Cost: $10 – $16


Sunday May 8

Mother’s Day at Epic Waters

Enjoy a day of Mommy & Me activities, Food & Beverage specials, and much more!

When: May 8, 10 am – 8 pm
Where: Epic Waters, Grand Prairie
Cost: $34 – $39



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


More Fun Weekend Events

Sounds of Summer

When: Friday, Saturday & Sunday, 7 pm – 9 pm
Where: Grandscape Texas
Cost: Free

Weekend Playtime!

When: May 28, 9 am – 10.30 am
Where: Play Street Museum Plano
Cost: $13

The Boho Market at Frisco Square

When: May 28, 10 am – 5 pm
Where: Frisco Square
Cost: Free

3-Hour Wetland Canoe Trail

When: May 28, 10 am – 1 pm
Where: Heard Museum, McKinney
Cost: $42

Family Fun Fest

When: May 28, 11 am – 4 pm
Where: Music City Mall, Lewisville
Cost: Free

Ford Pool Opening Day

When: May 28, 11 am
Where: Ford Pool, Allen
Cost: $3 residents, $5 non-residents

May Family Movie – Turning Red

When: May 28, 12.30 pm
Where: Little Elm Public Library
Cost: Free

Klyde Warren Park’s Memorial Day Movie Marathon

When: May 28, 3 pm – 9 pm
Where: Klyde Warren Park, Dallas
Cost: Free

National Scooter Day

When: May 28, 3 pm – 8 pm
Where: Edge Skate Park, Allen
Cost: Free

FREE Showing of Encanto + Meet Mirabel & Isabela @ Family Night in the Park

When: May 28, 5 pm – 10.30 pm
Where: Farmers Branch Historical Park
Cost: Free

Super Hero Parents Night Out-Plano

When: May 28, 6 pm – 10 pm
Where: Texas Dynamix Gymnastics Plano
Cost: $35 – $40

Tejano Fest – May 2022

When: May 29, 11 am
Where: Traders Village, Grand Prairie
Cost: Free event, $5 to park

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 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

Head for the Cure 5K- Central Texas

When: May 7, 8 am – 11am
Where: Oak Point Park Ampitheater, Plano
Cost: $25 – $42

Vintage Market Days of McKinney

When: May 6 – 8
Where: Myers Park & Event Center
Cost: $10 – $15

Island Adventure

When: May 6, 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Play Street Museum, Plano
Cost: $14 per child

Live on the Stage at Grandscape

When: May 6, 7 pm – 9 pm
Where: Grandscape Texas
Cost: Free

Karaoke Night at McCall Plaza

When: May 6, 7.30 pm – 10 pm
Where: McCall Plaza, Plano
Cost: Free

Community Garage Sale

When: May 7, 8 am – 12 pm
Where: Plano Event Center
Cost: Free

Mom and Me barre3 Class at Frisco Rotary Farmers Market

When: May 7, 9 am – 9.30 am
Where: Frisco Fresh Market
Cost: Free

Zip Line Day

When: May 7, 9 am – 12 pm
Where: Heard Museum, McKinney
Cost: $12

North Dallas Toy Show

When: May 7, 9 am – 2 pm
Where: Dallas Events Center
Cost: $3

Mother’s Day at Painted Tree Frisco

When: May 7, 10 am – 8 pm
Where: Painted Tree, Frisco
Cost: Free

10th Annual Frisco StrEATS Food Truck & Music Festival

When: May 7, 11 am – 8 pm
Where: Frisco Rail District
Cost: Free

Plano AsiaFest 2022

When: May 7, 11 am – 5 pm
Where: Haggard Park, Plano
Cost: tba

Derby Day Wine & Whiskey Walk McKinney

When: May 7, 12 pm – 6 pm
Where: Historic Downtown McKinney
Cost: $30 – $55

Cinco de Mayo Weekend Fiesta

When: May 7, 1 pm
Where: Legacy Hall
Cost: Free

Salt The Rim

When: May 7, 6 pm – 10.30 pm
Where: McCall Plaza, Plano
Cost: $25

Mother’s Day Princess Tea Party

When: May 8, 10 am – 2 pm
Where: Cheeky Monkeys, Plano
Cost: $24.99 per child

Mother’s Day Goat Yoga @ Legacy West!

When: May 8, 10.30 am – 11.30 am
Where: Legacy West
Cost: $20 – $32

Mother’s Day Weekend

When: May 7 – 8
Where: Hawaiian Falls Waterparks
Cost: Included with admission

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