Summer break is coming to an end, so make the most out of this weekend with all the fun activities Collin County has to offer.
Come right in, because here’s the only list you need!
When: August 6, 2022 | 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Box Garden at Legacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Ave, Plano
Legacy Hall has everything for your party night plan this Saturday! Beginning with this six-piece party band playing the best of your ’80s favorites like Hall & Oates, Prince, Michael Jackson and more. Stay for the afterparty at Tonic Bar & Lounge on the second floor of Legacy Hall for their Souled Out Saturday DJ Night.
When: Every Saturday from August 6 to 27 | 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Where: Vitruvian Park | 3966 Vitruvian Way, Addison
Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready because the Vitruvian Salsa Festival begins this weekend. From 6:00 to 10:00 p.m., enjoy live bands, DJs, food trucks and more. Can’t salsa for your life? Not to worry! There will be salsa lessons. Don’t want to learn? Then get a lawn chair, your favorite snack and enjoy the show at the park.
When: August 7, 2022 | 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Where: Allen Civic Plaza | 305 Century Parkway, Allen
Summer break is almost over, let’s give it a big farewell with a picnic dinner party at the park! Pack your picnic and bring the whole family to have fun with balloon artists, juggling, stilt-walkers and enjoy a concert by Allen Philharmonic Orchestra playing iconic soundtracks from your favorite movies like Star Wars, Hamilton, Harry Potter and more.
When: August 5, 2022 | 8:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Where: Northwest Community Park| Teel and Little River Dr, Frisco
At this free event visitors are invited to find and identify as many species as possible at the future site of Northwest Community Park. Scientists, families, students and teachers will work together to get a snapshot of the area’s biodiversity. High quality data uploaded to iNaturalist will become part of the Global Biodiversity Information Facility, an open source database used by scientists and policy makers around the world.
This touring financial education exhibit is a multimedia experience that uses games, creativity and storytelling to provide children aged 7 to 11 and their families an idea of what money is, its role in society, monetary values, responsibility and more. This Saturday, August 6, the program will present A Plan for My Money a learning activity for grades K to 5 at Haggard Library, 2501 Coit Rd, Plano. In case you missed it, here’s the best things to do at libraries this summer.
When: August 5, 2022 | 8:00 p.m.
Where: The Box Garden at Legacy Hall| 7800 Windrose Avenue, Plano
Satiate your ’90s nostalgia with a night jamming out to America’s most authentic tribute to Pearl Jam. Get your friends and make a night out of it by grabbing dinner before stepping into the Balcony VIP Lounge for the best view of the stage. If you know the words (we’re sure you do), then definitely sing along.
When: August 6, 2022 | 9:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Where: The Boardwalk at Granite Park| 5800 State Highway 121, Plano
Dallas-based singer-songwriter Shane Peters will be playing this Saturday at The Boardwalk. So why not plan a full night by strolling through the shops or getting dinner at one of the eateries while music fills the air?
When: August 7, 2022 | 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.
Where: Taverna Rossa | 4005 Preston Rd Suite 512, Plano
Carlos Ramos, a seasoned Costa Rican musician, will bring his wide repertoire of reggae and bossa nova to Taverna Rossa this Saturday. Enjoy a night of live music with one of the best craft pizzas and beer around Plano.
When: August 5, 2022 | 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm | 970 Garden Park Dr., Allen
Enjoy a summer evening outdoors by the creek listening to live music from the green, or dining alfresco on one of the patios from any Watters Creek restaurants. Don’t Tell Mama will be taking the lead this Friday with covers from the ’60s to today.
When: August 7, 2022 | 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.
Where: Legacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Avenue, Plano
Grab your friends and get to Legacy Hall early to be one of the first 40 people to get complimentary drinks at the Box Garden before the fun starts! Urban Trivia is a card game that will test your knowledge on a variety of topics, genres and knowledge all from your favorite tv shows, movies, athletes, musicians, historical figures and many more.
Fight off the heat at the best OF collin county’s splash pads!
Parents rejoice, splash pad season is here! We’re in Texas, and that means that as soon as May arrives, temperatures start to skyrocket. Suddenly, many of our favorite playgrounds are too hot to enjoy. Fortunately, local splash pads save the day, keeping our little ones entertained from now through September. Unless otherwise stated, these splash…Keep reading
Even More Great Things To Do This Weekend in Dallas & Collin County
Monthly Muscle Car Show
When: August 6, 2022 | 5:00 to 7:30 p.m.
Where: Gazeebo Burger | 6009 Parker Rd, Plano
Sensory-friendly Swim Days
When: August 6, 2022 | All-day
Where: All Plano pools
When: Thurs to Sat, 3:00 – 9:00 P.M. | Sundays 12:00 – 9:00 P.M.
Where: The Shops at Willow Bend | 6121 W Park Blvd, Plano