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Family Friendly Weekend Events {April 15 – 17, 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 April 15

Third Monday Trade Days

When: April 15 – 17
Where: South Fork Ranch
Cost: Free Admission, $10 parking on Saturdays and Sundays


Saturday April 16

Dallas Arboretum Easter Weekend Festivities

During Dallas Blooms: Birds in Paradise, join the Dallas Arboretum for its Easter Family Fun Weekend April 15–17.

When: April 15 – 17
Where: Dallas Arboretum
Cost: $10 – $16


Sunday April 17

Epic Waters Easter Extravaganza

Guests can enjoy delicious festive cookies, music, Easter-themed activities, and much more!

When: April 17, 10 am – 9 pm
Where: Epic Waters, Grand Prairie
Cost: included with admission

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

More Fun Weekend Events

More Fun Weekend Events

So many Easter Events and Egg Hunts this weekend – check out our Easter Post here!

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

OceanX Adventure

When: through April 18
Where: The Crayola Experience – for discounted tickets
Cost: included with admission

Legacy West Music Series

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

Photos with the Bunny

When: through April 16
Where: Stonebriar Center, Frisco
Cost: from $19.99

Easter Photos with the Bunny

When: through April 16
Where: The Shops at Willow Bend
Cost: from $34.99

Spring Break at JadeWaters

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

2022 Bunny Palooza

When: April 15 – 17
Where: Yesterland Farm
Cost: from $17.95


Fun Weekend Events

Easter Eggstravaganza Egg Hunting

When: April 15, 11 am – 2 pm
Where: Cheeky Monkeys Plano
Cost: $24.99 per child

Friday Night Fun

When: April 15, 5 pm – 8 pm
Where: The Edge at Allen Skate Park
Cost: tba

Kids Jam Night … Shhhh Its Parents Night Out

When: April 15, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Rockstars of Tomorrow, Frisco
Cost: $35 each musician

Karaoke Night at McCall Plaza

When: April 15, 7.30 pm – 10 pm
Where: McCall Plaza
Cost: Free

Teen Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt

When: April 15, 8 pm
Where: Slayter Creek Park, Anna
Cost: tba

Easter Bunny Express Trains

When: April 16 – 17
Where: Grapevine Vintage Railroad
Cost: $20 per person

Easter Event at FFM

When: April 16, 10 am – 12 pm
Where: Frisco Fresh Market
Cost: tba

FuelFest 2022 Dallas-Fort Worth

When: April 16, 11 am – 2 pm
Where: Texas Motor Speedway
Cost: $25 – $500

Underground Movement Festival vol 6

When: April 16, 5 pm – 10 pm
Where: McCall Plaza, Plano
Cost: Free

ACEing Autism Racquet Run (5K Times Run/1K Fun Run)

When: April 16, 8 am – 11.30 am
Where: UT Dallas Tennis Courts, Richardson
Cost: Free – $30

Easter Bunny

When: April 16, 11 am – 2 pm
Where: Nebraska Furniture Mart
Cost: Free

Easter Open Skate

When: April 16, 11.45 am – 1.45 pm
Where: Allen Community Ice Rink
Cost: $5 entry, $3 skate rental

Fort Worth Water Lantern Festival

When: April 16, 5 pm – 10 pm
Where: Panther Island Pavilion
Cost: from $25.99

Movie Night on the Square

When: April 16, 7 pm – 10 pm
Where: Downtown Celina
Cost: Free

Sensory Sundays

When: April 17, 10 am – 12 pm
Where: Crayola Experience Plano
Cost: Included with admission

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