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Family Friendly Weekend Events {September 9-11, 2022}

Things to do and Local 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 September 9

Ballads & Bonfires

Join Parks & Recreation Staff for an evening of songs and s’mores! Sticks and all the fixin’s will be provided for s’mores.

When: Friday September 9, 7 pm – 8.30 pm
Where: Stewart Creek Park, The Colony
Cost: This is FREE for those with an annual pass card to Stewart Creek Park. Those that do not have an annual pass will need to purchase a daily entry permit at the park entry kiosk.

Saturday September 10

Willow Bend Kids Club

Join at the Play Area for their Kid’s Club event! This event is FREE to attend! NO registration required!

When: Saturday September 10, 12 pm – 2 pm
Where: The Shops at Willow Bend
Cost: Free

Sunday September 11

September 11 Memorial Service

The Honor Guard will perform a ceremony to honor the memory of the 343 firefighters who lost their lives during 9/11.

When: September 11, 7.30 am
Where: Anna Fire Department
Cost: Free


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

Greater Dallas Fall Home and Garden Show

When: September 9 – 11
Where: Dallas Market Hall
Cost: Free

St. Jude Carnival

When: September 8 – 11
Where: St Jude Catholic Church, Allen
Cost: tba

Med Spa Opening with Hourly Giveaways, Free Treatments, Special Pricing

When: September 9, 4 pm – 8 pm
Where: B Well Med Spa, Plano
Cost: Free

Friday Night Market

When: September 9, 6 pm
Where: Downtown Celina
Cost: Free

CityLine Night Market

When: September 9, 6 pm – 10 pm
Where: CityLine DFW, Richardson
Cost: Free

After Hours in the Garden

When: September 9, 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm
Where: Fort Worth Botanic Garden
Cost: $18 Members, $25 Non Members

Young Master Celebration Concert: Danielle Yoon

When: September 9, 7 pm – 8 pm
Where: Frisco Discovery Center
Cost: Free

Karaoke Night at McCall Plaza

When: September 9, 7.30 pm – 10 pm
Where: McCall Plaza, Plano
Cost: Free

Explorium’s Sensory Friendly Mornings

When: September 10, 8 am – 9 am
Where: Explorium – Denton Children’s Museum
Cost: Free

Paws in the Pool at Frisco Water Park

When: September 10, 8.30 am – 2 pm
Where: Frisco Athletic Center
Cost: $8

Diaper Drive-Thru Events 2022

When: September 10, 9.30 am – 10.30 am
Where: Hope Fellowship Church, McKinney
Cost: Free

September Market Days

When: September 10, 10 am – 2 pm
Where: Nebraska Furniture Mart
Cost: Free

Market at The Star

When: September 10, 10 am – 4 pm
Where: The Star, Frisco
Cost: Free

5th Annual Hispanic Heritage Celebration

When: September 10 – 11
Where: Dallas Arboretum
Cost: Included with admission

2022 Asian American Culture Festival

When: September 10, 10 am – 2 pm
Where: Dallas Chinese Community Center, Richardson
Cost: Free

Kids Crafter Days

When: September 10, 10 am – 2 pm
Where: Nebraska Furniture Mart
Cost: Free

Sewing Basics

When: September 10, 10.15 am – 1.15 pm
Where: The Colony Public Library
Cost: Free

Saturday Story Time at Explorium

When: September 10, 10.15 am – 10.45 am
Where: Explorium – Denton Children’s Museum
Cost: Included with admission

Trucktoberfest

When: September 10 – 12
Where: Truck Yard, The Colony
Cost: Free admission

Tinkers & Thinkers

When: September 10, 11 am – 2.30 pm
Where: Joe Farmer Rec Center, Allen
Cost: Free entry, registration required

Ultimate Baby Shower Event

When: September 10, 11 am – 2 pm
Where: Nebraska Furniture Mart
Cost: Free

Lawn Games (come & go)

When: September 10, 12.30 pm – 5.30 pm
Where: Farmers Branch Historical Park
Cost: Free

Jurassic Skate

When: September 10, 1 pm – 4 pm
Where: Allen Community Ice Rink
Cost: Bring a non-perishable food donation and receive a FREE skate rental. All on-ice participants must wear skates. $5 admission; $3 skate rental

Freedom Fest 2 – Celina

When: September 10, 3 pm – 9.30 pm
Where: Celina
Cost: from $40 per adult, Kids are FREE!

Kids Jam Night … Shhhh Its Parents Night Out

When: September 10, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Rockstars of Tomorrow, Frisco
Cost: $35

Divine Consign Grapevine Fall ’22 Sale

When: September 11 – 12
Where: Grapevine Convention Center
Cost: tba

Prosper 9/11 Ceremony

When: September 11, 7 pm
Where: Children’s Health Stadium at Prosper ISD
Cost: Free


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