Shake off post-election day anxiety this weekend with a variety of events this weekend, from a virtual vacation to a drive-in music festival. Indulge in sweet treats and food trucks, wine for adults, and find hope in a book reading. This weekend, Collin County has a variety of fun activities for all ages.

Enjoy a Virtual Getaway

Fri., Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. | Sat., Nov. 7 at 10 a.m. | Sat., Nov. 7 at 5 p.m. | Sun., Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. | Sun., Nov. 8 at 5 p.m.

Get the experience of traveling around the world through Zoom with the Dallas Children’s
Theater’s My Faraway Adventure Kit. Purchase a $70 box for your family with tools and clues to use on your 70 minute adventure “away from home.” Find tickets and reserve your spot at to enjoy this entertainment and fun-filled event.

Listen to Great Music at a Drive-In Music Festival

Fri., Nov. 6 at 6 p.m.

Attend a socially distanced drive-in music festival showcasing performers from all around DFW. Shop from local vendors and grab dinner from a food truck and sit back and enjoy the music. Purchase a drive-in ticket or an e-ticket to livestream the event from your home at

Verona Villa | 6591 Dallas Pkwy., Frisco

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Get Uplifted in a New Author’s Book Reading

Sun., Nov. 8 at 7 p.m.

Attend a book reading and Q&A session with Robert Hasley in the sanctuary at St. Andrew
United Methodist Church. His book, Everything Is Gonna Be Alright: Devotionals for Faith and Encouragement, recounts his life experiences and inspirational messages he has to share with the world.

St. Andrew United Methodist Church Sanctuary | 5601 W. Plano Pkwy., Plano

Stroll Through the Allen Food + Wine Walk

Sat., Nov. 7 from 12 – 5 p.m.

Taste delicious wines, listen to live music, view culinary demonstrations, and shop from local businesses and artisans at the Allen Food + Wine Walk this weekend. Enjoy a relaxing day while supporting the nonprofit Treasured Vessels Foundation upon participation. Buy a $15-$30 ticket to taste wine or purchase a food + wine box

The Village at Allen | 200 E. Stacy Rd., Allen

Support a Local Business at its Grand Opening

Fri., Nov. 6 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Sat., Nov. 7 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (or sell out)

Head over to Sweets on a Stick’s opening weekend event hosted by the Frisco Rail Merchants. Get the chance to win a free cake pop by being one of the first 20 people to enter their giveaway. Sweets on a Stick sells a variety of treats and will be open for holiday pre-orders. Also, starting November 16, you can book a private class!

Sweets on a Stick | 6868 Pecan St., Frisco