Concerts in the park, art exhibits, theater plays and tequila! What’s not to love about this weekend in Collin County? Plan your two days of relaxation with our top picks.

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National Tequila Day

What better way to spend a hot, lazy summer Sunday than by the shade, margarita in hand? Enjoy the tequila specials served all over Plano.

The Boardwalk at Granite Park

When: July 24, 2022 | All day
WhereThe Boardwalk at Granite Park | 5880 TX-121, Plano
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Straight Tequila Night

When: July 24, 2022 | 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
WhereLegacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Avenue, Plano
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Tour of Mexico Tequila Tasting

When: July 24, 2022 | 7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
WhereLegacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Avenue, Plano
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Agave Experience at Mexican Sugar

When: July 24, 2022 | 4:00 to 11:00 p.m.
WhereThe Shops at Legacy North | 7501 Lone Star Drive, Plano
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Seussical

When: July 21 to 30 | See the full schedule
Where: Cox Playhouse | 402 N. Tennessee St., McKinney
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This absurd, magical and insightful comedy musical will awaken your inner child with memories of Dr. Seuss’ stories. With the Cat in the Hat and two of his assistants as our storytellers, they’ll rhyme their way through a hilarious tale with improv, choreography, movement and immersive theater.

Jump Into Art Studio Artists at The Cove

When: July 22 and 23, 2022 | 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: The Cove | 402 N. Tennessee St., McKinney
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Thirteen artists from Jump Into Art Studios will showcase their beautiful and insightful work at The Cove this weekend. Enjoy art presented in a variety of media like ceramics, oil and acrylic paintings, paper and more. The event will be complete with live music and refreshments.

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Plano Family Expo

When: July 24, 2022 | 10:00 a.m to 4:00 p.m.
Where: Plano Event Center | 2000 E Spring Creek Parkway, Plano
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Spend your Sunday with family-friendly activities at Plano Event Center. Find out about all the activities and resources available in the community, while the kids enjoy bounce houses, face painting, crafts, dances and performers.

Movie in the Park

When: July 22, 2022 | 8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
WhereFrisco Commons Park |8000 McKinney Road, Frisco
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Get your lawn chairs or blankets and head to the Frisco Commons Park for a family evening outdoors at a screening of Sing 2. Bring a picnic and make a whole night out of it!

Creekside Live

When: July 22, 2022 | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm | 970 Garden Park Dr., Allen
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Enjoy a live performance by the bluegrass band Ioni Creek this Friday evening at Watters Creek. Bring your blanket and your to-go orders from Watter Creek restaurants and Market Street and have a picnic outdoors.

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Plano Art Association 2022 125 Show

When: Through July 24, 2022 | 5:00 p.m.
Where: Eisemann Center | 2351 Performance Dr., Richardson
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You are still on time to visit this exhibit with artists living within 125 miles of Plano. Judges selected 80 works to showcase from over 200 entries. You’ll enjoy photographs, drawings and paintings by talented people in our community.

Sip and Throw

When: July 22, 2022 | 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
WhereJump into Art Studios | 205 West Hunt Street, McKinney
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What a wonderful way of jumping into art with a nice glass of wine in a mini-workshop with other art enthusiasts like you. The BYOB class includes a meet and greet, introduction, wheel throwing and cleanup.

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Karaoke Night

When: July 22, 2022 | 10:00 p.m.
Where: McCall Plaza | 998 E 15th Street, Plano
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Get your friends and family and get them to sing under the stars this Saturday night at McCall Plaza. The Fillmore Pub will serve beverages for purchase.

West Side Story

When: July 16 to 31, 2022 | See the full schedule
WhereCourtyard Theater | 1509 H Avenue, Plano
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In this musical retelling of Romeo and Juliet, two young lovers struggle to survive in modern-day New York as they find themselves caught between warring street gangs, the Jets and the Sharks.

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Even More Great Things To Do This Weekend in Dallas & Collin County

Frontline Gaming – Lone Star Open
When: July 23 and 24, 2022 | All day
Where: Marriott Dallas Allen Hotel| 777 Watters Creek Blvd., Allen
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Legacy West Music Series
When: July 23, 2022 | 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
WhereLegacy West | 5908 Headquarters Dr., Plano
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Sensory-Friendly Swim Days
When: July 23, 2022 | All-day
WhereAll Plano pools
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Psychedelic Robot
When: Thurs to Sat, 3:00 – 9:00 P.M. | Sundays 12:00 – 9:00 P.M.
WhereThe Shops at Willow Bend | 6121 W Park Blvd, Plano
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The Secret Comedy of Women
When: Every Wednesday through Sunday until July 31, 2022 | See the full schedule
WhereEisemann Center | 2351 Performance Dr., Richardson
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Special Needs Screenings
When: July 23, 2022 | 3:00 P.M.
Where: Studio Movie Grill | 4721 W Park Blvd., Plano
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