From Plano to Wylie, to Allen and Frisco, we’ve got the a round-up of fun events in Collin County

Chalk It Up at Plano ArtFest, Downtown Plano Arts District


Concerts by the Creek
Free live concert series every Saturday evening. Watter’s Creek, Allen.

Sip & Shop Pop-Up
May 3, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
Plano Profile invites you to TreeHouse Plano for an evening of food, drinks and shopping. There’ll also be therapy bunnies to cuddle. TreeHouse Plano, 2201 Preston Rd., Plano.

Islamic Art Revival Series
Incorporates an Education Conference on Islamic Art and the first Islamic Art Symposium in Texas. Dallas Museum of Art.

Grand Opening of Kilwins
May 4-6
Celebrate the opening of the first Kilwins in Texas! Sample Mackinac Island-style fudge, “original recipe” ice cream, handmade caramel and the best confections you’ll ever taste. Music, kids activities, raffle prizes and more! Kilwins Plano, The Shops at Legacy.

 Read more: Kilwins ice cream, fudge and chocolate comes to Plano

Asiafest 2018
May 5, 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Celebration of Asian culture with food, music and more. Haggard Park, downtown Plano.

Cottonwood Art Festival
May 5-6
Features works from the nation’s top visual artists. Cottonwood Park, Richardson.

Butterfly Festival
May 5-13
Walk through a conservatory filled with more than 1,000 butterflies. Hosted by The Greater Plano Kiwanis Club. The Shops at Willow Bend, Plano.

Bubbles and Boutiques
May 6, 12-4 p.m.
Shop and sip a little champagne. downtown Plano.

Pedal Car Race
May 6, 2 p.m.
Children compete to benefit Special Olympics. Downtown Wylie.

Allen Arts Festival
May 11-13
Presented by the Allen Arts Alliance, the festival features juried artists from across the country, live music, dance, children’s art activities and more.

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Wildflower Arts & Music Festival
May 18-20
Eclectic event with national, regional and local bands, singer/songwriter contest and strolling entertainers. Galatyn Park, Richardson.

Taste of Addison
May 18-20
Great food and fantastic music. Addison Circle Park, Addison.

LOCAL Artisan Market
May 19, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Handmade goods, delicious food, crafts for the kids and live entertainment. Highland Park Village, Dallas.

Bike the Bricks

May 25, 3-11 p.m.
Festival includes a bike race, food and drinks. Downtown McKinney.

Sunset at Memorial Park
Honor our local veterans this Memorial Day. Plano Veterans Memorial.

Cori Baker

Cori Baker is the former creative editor at Local Profile. She is an alumna of Plano Senior High School and graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor's in Journalism and a minor...