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Family Friendly Weekend Events {June 18 – 20, 2021}

Things to do and Local Events this Weekend

Dallas Events this Weekend

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Fun Things to do This Weekend


There are some great things to do and fun events happening nearby!

Friday June 18

Summer of Sculpture:ZimSculpt

This is a chance to see more than 100 hand-selected, important modern sculptures artfully displayed throughout the acclaimed Dallas Arboretum. ZimSculpt features exquisite sculptures of several dozen contemporary Zimbabwean artists displayed throughout the garden.

When: through August 8
Where: Dallas Arboretum
Cost: $10 – $15


Saturday June 19

Kids Movie Saturdays

Kids Movies Saturdays are BACK at Lava Cantina – so bring out the kiddos, enjoy some great food and free entertainment that’s great for the whole family!

When: June 19, 12 pm
Where: Lava Cantina
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!



Sunday June 20

Jurassic World: The Exhibition at Grandscape in The Colony

The exhibition immerses audiences of all ages in interactive scenes inspired by the beloved film. Now, the park that was only a promise comes to life… right before your eyes.

When: June 18 – August 8
Where: Grandscape, The Colony
Cost: Adults $29.50, Kids $19.50 (3-15)



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

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

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More Fun Weekend Events

Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden

Walk among free-flying native butterflies and other pollinators in our Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden. The butterfly house includes native species, which vary by season and what is available from suppliers. Our butterfly garden is filled with host plants that naturally attract these lovely creatures. You may even find a few ideas to try in your own garden!

When: through July 8, 9 am – 5 pm
Where: The Heard Museum
Cost: Exhibit included with general admission


Summer Club House

The Colony Summer Clubhouse is back! Our four-month summer series showcases performances such as magic shows, animal presentations, sing-along storytelling and a BMX trick show. All performances take place outside near The Kids Colony Park 2. Bring your friends and family, all ages are welcome. Seating opens at 9am so be sure to come early and snag a front row spot!

When: June 18, 10 am – 11 am
Where: Kids Colony Playground, The Colony
Cost: FREE


Summer of Cirque – Pirates & Princesses

When: Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays through June 26
Where: Gaylord Texan
Cost: $24.99 for adults, $14.99 for kids aged 12 and under


Credo Beauty Summer Gift Promotion

FREE 11-piece Clean Beauty Set for Long Days & Warm Nights $150 value, Free with $150+ purchase, online and in-store, Thursday, June 17 to Sunday, June 20  (or while supplies last).

When: June 17 – 20
Where: online at in store at Credo Beauty Legacy West
Cost: free gift with $150 purchase


Raptors – Then & Now

When: June 18, 1 pm – 2 pm
Where: The Dinosaur Company, Allen
Cost: $10 for kids 3-17, $13 for adults


Overnight Campout

You are invited to camp out under the stars at Ford Pool! After you set up camp, staff will lead the rest of the evening full of nighttime fun including activities on land and in the pool! Dinner will be provided.

When: June 18, 7 pm – June 19, 9 am
Where: Ford Pool, Allen
Cost: $20 per tent/family


Free Summer Language Camp

When: June 19, 10.30 am & 11.30 am
Where: Frisco Library
Cost: FREE


McKinney Craft Beer Walk

When: June 19, 12 pm
Where: Historic Downtown McKinney
Cost: $30


Daddy Daughter Dance

When: June 19, 6 pm – 8 pm
Where: Farmers Branch Community Recreation Center
Cost: $12 residents, $16 non-residents


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