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Jul 25

Keeping Cool During McKinney's Heat Wave

Posted on July 25, 2018 at 9:31 AM by Beth Shumate

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You can't go anywhere in McKinney (or anywhere in Texas, for that matter) without someone bringing up the heat. When your forecast includes two solid weeks with expected temperatures of 100-plus degrees, how can you NOT talk about it? We've got some ideas for ways you, your family and friends can stay cool when Mother Nature turns the oven on high! 

(Oh, and while you're out and about, don't forget to snap some photos and tag them #VisitMcKinneyFun!)

Splish, Splash!
There's no better way to stay cool in the summer than by splashing around in the water. Check out these cool wet places to play on hot days in McKinney.

Chilly Treats - Ice Cream/Frozen Yogurt
Chilly Treats - Shave Ice/Snow Cones

Indoor Fun
Story Times
  • Fair & Square Imports - 219 E. Louisiana - story time
  • Libraries - story time & summer reading programs
    • Roy & Helen Hall Memorial Library, 101 E. Hunt (downtown)
    • John and Judy Gay Public LIbrary, 6861 W. Eldorado
We will be adding more links and additional places to stay cool soon!