Calendar module icon

Calendar

McKinney Community Calendar

  1. Dinosaurs Live!

    November 2, 2019, 9:00 AM - February 17, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Encounter the 46-foot T-Rex and nine new life-size animatronic dinosaurs along the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary’s nature trails at the 14th annual Dinosaurs Live! Life-size Animatronic Dinosaurs exhibit. The exhibit always gives families and friends a fun, educational activity to enjoy together. See the dinosaurs move and hear them roar! Photo op and play area dinosaurs will be available as well. This year, the exhibit also features an outdoor fossil dig. The dinosaur trail is jogging stroller friendly (it is not suitable for strollers with small wheels or wheelchairs).

    More Details
  2. Naturalist Talk: Frisco Wetlands Restoration Project

    November 12, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Heard Natural Science Museum

    Frisco TX once had rich bottomland and upland forests, floodplains with wetlands, and tall-grass prairies.

    More Details
  3. Open Mic Night at E.J. Wills Gastropub

    November 12, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ E.J. Wills Gastropub

    Host Eric Erickson sets up all the sound and equipment... just bring yourself and your talent. No pre-registration necessary. All ages and experiences welcome. Sing, play, tell jokes, or read poems. The mic is yours!

    More Details
  4. Live @Lone Star Danny Harris

    November 14, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    If you're looking for country, you've found the Haggard style music right here in downtown McKinney.

    More Details
  5. Nature Story Time

    November 15, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Nature Story Times are designed primarily for young children and will introduce a different nature-themed book each week. During most of the story times, a puppet, live animal or enrichment items will be included to enhance the experience. These programs should last approximately 30-45 minutes depending on the book covered. Watch the museum website for information about stories to be offered.

    More Details
  6. Love Life Foundation's Fashion Show for a Cause

    November 15, 2019, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ The Sanctuary Music & Events

    Join The Love Life Foundation at The Sanctuary Music & Events Center on Friday November 15th from 7-10pm for our annual Fashion for a Cause Event,

    More Details
  7. Live @ Lone Star Duane Bates

    November 15, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    It's a good time Friday night in historic downtown McKinney and we have Duane Bates kicking it up with his Classic rock, blues and country.

    More Details
  8. North Texas Saluki Club Dog Luring Event

    November 16, 2019, 6:00 AM - November 17, 2019, 6:00 PM @ Back 40 at Myers Park

    More Details
  9. Blue Ridge FFA Livestock Show

    November 16, 2019, 6:30 AM - 6:30 PM @ Show Barn at Myers Park

    More Details
  10. 3rd Annual Run The Mill 5k and Fun Run

    November 16, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Tupps Brewery 721 Anderson St Mc Kinney, TX US 75069

    Join us on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2019, in McKinney, TX for a race and after-party fun for the entire family! Help us grow our community and make the 3rd annual Run The Mill 5k the best year yet. Remember, all proceeds benefit the Dan Crum Memorial Scholarship (McKinney Education Foundation). Every year two local Seniors who are involved in cross country or track are selected to receive this scholarship.

    More Details
  11. McKinney Farmers Market at Chestnut Square

    November 16, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    We work hard to re-create the feel of bygone market days held in the old Jockey lot in downtown McKinney. Meet friends, share local news and bring a chair and sit a while! Most every Saturday there’s a special tour, event, music or demonstration. Local and organic meat, dairy, honey and produce vendors offer their wares every Saturday at Chestnut Square near downtown McKinney. Market vendors also offer baked goods, artisan & specialty foods, wine, plants & flowers, craft items and more! *Please note: market hours may vary according to season and special events. For all the latest news, follow the McKinney Farmers Market on Facebook or Instragram!

    More Details
  12. Third Saturday Nature Talks

    November 16, 2019, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM @ Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    These programs are held on the third Saturday of each month and cover a variety of subjects. Third Saturday Nature Talks are open to the public and are free with paid general admission or Heard Museum Membership. Many of these programs will have an outside component. Please dress appropriately. These talks begin at 9:30 a.m. unless otherwise listed. Check Heard website for monthly topic.

    More Details
  13. Local Yocal Farm to Market’s Steak 101 Class

    November 16, 2019, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Local Yocal Farm to Market

    Get a crash course in all things concerning beef at Local Yocal Farm to Market’s Steak 101 Class.

    More Details
  14. The Art of Tablescape Workshop

    November 16, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ birds & words {a home boutique}

    if you've ever wanted some tips and insight on how to stage the perfect dinner table, we would love to have you join us for the art of tablescape! we will have various tablescape workshops throughout the year before holidays and help you curate a creative centerpiece that reflects your unique style before the guests arrive! you'll receive basic tips and tricks in the art of tablescape, how to layer textures of table linens and create interest with height, color and unique place settings. you'll also get hands on experience in setting it up and take what you learn home to create a one of a kind table! tickets also include a $50 gift certificate to use at the store

    More Details
  15. Live @ Lone Star Wine Cellars Byron Haynie

    November 16, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    DFW premier, professional Country, Americana, acoustic vocalist.

    More Details
  16. Live @ Lone Star Edgar

    November 17, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    A singer/guitarist for over 20 years, Edgar is a true seasoned entertainer.

    More Details
  17. Open Mic Night at E.J. Wills Gastropub

    November 19, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ E.J. Wills Gastropub

    Host Eric Erickson sets up all the sound and equipment... just bring yourself and your talent. No pre-registration necessary. All ages and experiences welcome. Sing, play, tell jokes, or read poems. The mic is yours!

    More Details
  18. Live @ Lone Star Ken & Cathy

    November 21, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    This local duo have become regulars in the music line up at LSWC!

    More Details
  19. Vintage Market Days

    November 22, 2019, 10:00 AM - November 24, 2019, 4:00 PM @ Show Barn at Myers Park

    More Details
  20. Nature Story Time

    November 22, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Nature Story Times are designed primarily for young children and will introduce a different nature-themed book each week. During most of the story times, a puppet, live animal or enrichment items will be included to enhance the experience. These programs should last approximately 30-45 minutes depending on the book covered. Watch the museum website for information about stories to be offered.

    More Details
  21. Josh Smith and Mark Lettieri Live at the Sanctuary

    November 22, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:30 PM @ The Sanctuary Music & Events Center

    The Guitar Sanctuary is proud to present a special evening of amazing music with Josh Smith and special guest Mark Lettieri on Friday November 22nd at 8pm (doors open at 7) at The Sanctuary Music & Events Center. VIP Tables with seating for 4 directly in front of the stage are $125 per table (SEE Seating Chart). Downstairs Seats (First come, First Serve) are $20. General Admission (Standing Room Only on the upstairs balcony) Tickets are just $10. We'll have food and bar service available from our friends at Rick's Chophouse.

    More Details
  22. Live @ Lone Star Mike Allyn

    November 22, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Versatile and multi talented vocalist and guitarist.

    More Details
  23. McKinney Farmers Market at Chestnut Square

    November 23, 2019, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    We work hard to re-create the feel of bygone market days held in the old Jockey lot in downtown McKinney. Meet friends, share local news and bring a chair and sit a while! Most every Saturday there’s a special tour, event, music or demonstration. Local and organic meat, dairy, honey and produce vendors offer their wares every Saturday at Chestnut Square near downtown McKinney. Market vendors also offer baked goods, artisan & specialty foods, wine, plants & flowers, craft items and more! *Please note: market hours may vary according to season and special events. For all the latest news, follow the McKinney Farmers Market on Facebook or Instragram!

    More Details
  24. On the Wings of Love, Concert with live Raptors

    November 23, 2019, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM @ McKinney Performing Arts Center

    Join Resounding Harmony, DFW’s premier philanthropic chorus, and Blackland Prairie Raptor Center, on Saturday, November 23, 2019 for an exciting, family-friendly concert event On the Wings of Love that will benefit the Blackland Prairie Raptor Center to build caging for education Bald Eagles.

    More Details
  25. Live @ Lone Star Steve Douthit

    November 23, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    North Texas singer songwriter Steve Douthit, playing and vocalizing covers and originals with his lovely wife Teresa, they bring harmony and cool to the classic rock and country tunes.

    More Details
  26. The South Austin Moonlighters Live at the Sanctuary

    November 23, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ The Sanctuary Music & Events Center

    The Guitar Sanctuary is proud to present The South Austin Moonlighters with special guests the The Reverent Few at The Sanctuary Music & Events Center on Saturday November 23rd at 8 p.m. (Doors open at 7 p.m.).

    More Details
  27. Live @ Lone Star Ryan Paul Davis

    November 24, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, singer/songwriter Ryan Paul Davis blends traditional blues and folk music with poetic lyricism and imagery.

    More Details
  28. Open Mic Night at E.J. Wills Gastropub

    November 26, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ E.J. Wills Gastropub

    Host Eric Erickson sets up all the sound and equipment... just bring yourself and your talent. No pre-registration necessary. All ages and experiences welcome. Sing, play, tell jokes, or read poems. The mic is yours!

    More Details
  29. Gazehounds of Texas Dog Run Event

    November 29, 2019, 6:30 AM - December 1, 2019, 6:30 PM @ Back 40 at Myers Park

    More Details
  30. Den-Tex Agility Club/TWANG Dog Agility Show

    November 29, 2019, 7:00 AM - December 1, 2019, 7:00 PM @ Show Barn at Myers Park

    More Details
  31. 12 Wines of Christmas Scavenger Hunt

    November 29, 2019, 10:30 AM - 9:00 PM @ Historic Downtown McKinney

    Find the hidden wines in 12 charming shops of Historic Downtown McKinney during the Home for the Holidays Festival.

    More Details
  32. Nature Story Time

    November 29, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM @ Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

    Nature Story Times are designed primarily for young children and will introduce a different nature-themed book each week. During most of the story times, a puppet, live animal or enrichment items will be included to enhance the experience. These programs should last approximately 30-45 minutes depending on the book covered. Watch the museum website for information about stories to be offered.

    More Details
  33. Live @ Lone Star David Aguirre

    November 29, 2019, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Join us inside during Home for the Holidays as David kicks off the festivities with a little folk and Latin-inspired tunes. He's fun and talented! We've got our Monthly Legend Special going on so don't forget to grab a glass at a great price as you enjoy this talent!

    More Details
  34. Live @ Lone Star Tony Bakly

    November 29, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Helping with the Home for the Holidays festivities, Tony is back!

    More Details
  35. Live @ Lone Star Matt Bell

    November 29, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Back by popular request, Matt brings his solo act tonight to Lone Star with a touch of jazz, folk and fun.

    More Details
  36. North Texas Barn Hunters Dog Event

    November 30, 2019, 6:30 AM - December 1, 2019, 6:30 PM @ Stall Barn at Myers Park

    More Details
  37. Believe Run McKinney

    November 30, 2019, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Mitchell Park, downtown McKinney

    Bring your family and friends to the 14th annual Believe race Saturday, November 30th.

    More Details
  38. Photos with Father Christmas - Home for the Holidays

    November 30, 2019, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ The Heard-Craig Center for the Arts

    Interested in a beautiful photo of your child with Father Christmas?

    More Details
  39. 12 Wines of Christmas Scavenger Hunt

    November 30, 2019, 10:30 AM - 9:00 PM @ Historic Downtown McKinney

    Find the hidden wines in 12 charming shops of Historic Downtown McKinney during the Home for the Holidays Festival.

    More Details
  40. Live @ Lone Star Harber Row

    November 30, 2019, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Inside our little winery the festivities of Home for Holidays is jammin' with this Brother Sister duo.

    More Details
  41. Live @ Lone Star Anne Hinson

    November 30, 2019, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Anne keeps the festival going inside Lone Star so grab a seat and join us with a glass of deliciousness and excellent entertainment. She brings a repertoire of big band, jazz and blues along with her beautiful vocals. Ask about our monthly Legend Special!

    More Details
  42. Live @ Lone Star Wade Kilgore

    November 30, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Lone Star Wine Cellars

    Texas is known for "BIG" everything. This singer songwriter is Big on his country and acoustic talents!

    More Details
  43. The Stratoblasters Live at the Sanctuary

    November 30, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ The Sanctuary Music & Events Center

    The Guitar Sanctuary is proud to present an evening with The Stratoblasters with special guests the Maylee Thomas Band on Saturday November 30th at 8pm (doors open at 7) at The Sanctuary Music & Events Center

    More Details