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Things to do in September

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While we wait for the weather to cool down for the Fall, we have tons of ideas for things to do inside and outside around Dallas, Plano, Frisco, McKinney, Allen and surrounding cities in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.

For Events Happening Each Weekend, we have a Round Up for you!

Enjoy the beauty of the Butterflies at the Heard Museum, McKinney

Walk among free-flying native butterflies and other pollinators in their Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden. {Find Out More}

When: Daily through September 29, 2020; Depends on Museum Opening Hours
Where: Heard Museum,
Cost: Price included with Heard Museum admission and free for Members

Fun Food & Drink Events

BiteNites Restaurant Week at Watters Creek

When: through September 2, 11 am – 9 pm
Where: Watters Creek
Cost: During this limited time, diners enjoy multi-course dinner menus set at fixed prices at participating restaurants.

Happy Hour Hike with Plano Magazine

When: September 3, 6 pm – 9 pm
Where: Legacy West
Cost: $20

McKinney Margarita Stroll

When: September 12, 1 pm – 7 pm
Where: Downtown McKinney
Cost: $30

Plano Magazine Beer Walk

When: September 24, 5.30 pm – 8.30 pm
Where: The Shops at Willow Bend
Cost: $15

3rd Annual Oktoberfeast at Legacy Hall

When: September 26, 3 pm – 10.30 pm
Where: Legacy Hall
Cost: $5 – $150

Dinosaurs Live at the Heard Museum

From September 5, 2020 through February 15, 2021, explore nature and encounter the 46-foot T-Rex and nine new life-size animatronic dinosaurs along the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary’s outdoor trails at the 15th annual Dinosaurs Live! Life-size Animatronic Dinosaurs exhibit.

When: Daily September 5, 2020 through February 15, 2021; Depends on Museum Opening Hours
Where: Heard Museum, McKinney
Cost: Price included with Heard Museum admission and free for Members



Deep Ellum Arts Festival ***UPDATE***POSTPONED***

The FREE 3-day, Deep Ellum Arts Festival® in Downtown Dallas embodies everything that makes DFW rock. Experience more than 200 juried decorative and visual artists selling and commissioning original works, and 100 original bands and performers artists showcasing the newest sights and sounds from six different stages and two additional performance areas!

When: September 11 – 13, 11 am – 11 pm
Where: Deep Ellum
Cost: FREE

Fredericksburg Hot Air Balloon Festival

Fredericksburg’s ONLY Hot Air Balloon Festival! Rides. Food Tastings. Hay Rides. Helicopter Rides. Kid’s Areas.

When: September 11 – 12
Where: Fredericksburg
Cost: $5 – $100


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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