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Top 10 Things To Do This Week In Dallas & Collin County

Plan your week of May 20 to 23, 2024
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From soothing sound baths to electrifying silent discos, the week ahead in Dallas and Collin County offers an array of experiences catering to diverse tastes and interests.

This diverse lineup promises something for everyone, from enriching cultural experiences to family-friendly outings. Whether you’re seeking relaxation, entertainment, or adventure, these events offer ample opportunities to engage with the vibrant community of Dallas and Collin County.

Don't forget to scroll all the way down to see our local picks for must-go upcoming events and our weekly recommendations for where to eat and drink this week.

Here’s a curated roundup of the events happening from May 20 to May 24:

Move at the Boardwalk - Movement Loft

When: May 22, 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Where: 5800 State Highway 121, Plano

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Join the Movement Loft at Granite Park Boardwalk for a soothing sound bath meditation in honor of Mental Health Awareness Month. All ages are welcome. Bring a blanket or mat and wear comfy clothes. After class, enjoy raffles and explore nearby restaurants. A $5 donation benefits the Grant Halliburton Foundation.

Clean Up Comedy Tour

When: May 22, 7:30 p.m. - 9:15 p.m.
Where: The Plano House of Comedy, 7301 Lone Star Drive, Plano

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The Clean Up Comedy Tour, featuring Bobby Smith and Clifton Simmons, offers family-friendly humor perfect for all ages. The early show is for 16 and up, and the late show is for 18 and up. A two-menu-item minimum per person is required. Arrive early for the best seats and prompt service. Groups of 6 and more are subject to a 20% gratuity charge. Tickets are non-refundable, and performers may change without notice.

Sip & Sound

When: May 20, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Where: Native, 207 N Tennessee, McKinney

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Sip & Sound features sound healing and cacao ceremonies. Sound healing complements this holistic approach to wellness by using sound vibrations to address the mind, body and spirit. 

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Lunch Bunch - Meet the Milliner with Jenny Mathison-Foster

When: May 21, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Millhouse McKinney, 610 Elm Street, Suite 1000, McKinney
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Bay Willow Design, founded by renowned milliner Jenny Mathison-Foster, creates bespoke hats and headpieces in McKinney, Texas. Each custom hat is a wardrobe staple, delivering style and confidence to the wearer. The Lunch Bunch Speaker series invites all to informal conversations on various topics, welcoming members and nonmembers for free.

Premium Wine and Cadillac Pizza Pairing Experience

When: May 21, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Lone Star Winery, 103 E. Virginia, Suite 100, McKinney
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Experience the perfect pairing of premium wines and local favorite Cadillac Pizza at Lone Star Winery in Downtown McKinney. Led by passionate wine experts, this event promises an engaging exploration of how wines complement the rich flavors of meticulously crafted pizza. 

Downtown McKinney Night Market

When: May 23, 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: 111 N Tennessee Street, McKinney
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Discover the lively McKinney Night Market, returning on Thursday, May 23, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 PM. Wander through North Kentucky Street between Virginia and Herndon Streets and explore over 20 local artisans showcasing their unique creations. 

An Evening with GRAMMY Award Winner Mike Farris

When: May 24, Starting: 8:00 p.m.
Where: McKinney Performing Arts Center, 111 N. Tennessee St., McKinney
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Mike Farris, a celebrated Americana, Grammy and Dove Award winner, is renowned for his soulful performances and multiple solo recordings. Farris's music blends gospel and rock ‘n’ roll, showcasing his energy and conviction. Don't miss this performance presented by McKinney Performing Arts Center, featuring a cash bar with beer, wine, soda and water.

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Silent Disco at Klyde Warren Park

When: May 24, 8:00 p.m. –11:00 p.m.
Where: 2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas
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Enjoy electrifying music from a local DJ and playlists on your own personal headset while we dance to the beat together!

100X Cowtown Classic

When: May 20-21, 8:00 p.m.
Where: Will Rogers Memorial Center, 3401 West Lancaster Avenue, Fort Worth
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The 100X Cowtown Classic, a prestigious $2,000,000 reining horse show in Fort Worth, features top horses and riders. The event runs from May 15 to 21, and tickets are required on some days. 

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

Family Movie Night at PGA Frisco

When: May 24, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Monument Realty PGA District, 3255 PGA Parkway, Frisco
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National Videogame Museum Scavenger Hunt Day

When: May 24
Where: Frisco Commons Park, 8000 McKinney Road, Frisco

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National Travel & Tourism Week in McKinney

When: May 20-25
Where: 200 W. Virginia, McKinney

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Free Concert - Windy City

When: May 24, 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Where: 7570 TX-121 S, McKinney
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Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway - Down the Rabbit Hole Tour

When: May 21, 8:00 p.m.
Where: 122 E. Exchange, Suite 200, Fort Worth
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Family Scavenger Hunt

When: May 24-31
Where: Southlake Library, 1400 Main Street # 130, Southlake
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Orin Swift Wine Dinner

When: May 20, 2024 | 6:30 p.m.
Where: Urban Seafood Company | 1104 14th St, Plano

Specialty Cinco De Mayo Tequila Drinks At Malai Kitchen

When: May 20 to 31, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: Malai Kitchen | Multiple locations

Chamber Works: Thursday Morning Networking Event

When: May 21, 2024 | 7:00 to 9:00 a.m.
Where: Strikz Entertainment | 8789 Lebanon Rd, Frisco

The Office Trivia At Legacy Hall

When: May 21, 2024 | 7:00 p.m.
Where: Legacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Ave, Plano

Justin Winery Wine Dinner

When: May 23, 2024 | 6:30 p.m.
Where: Jasper's Richardson | 1251 State St #950, Richardson

Cool Thursdays Concert Series: Derek Spence, A Tribute To George Strait

When: May 23, 2024 | 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.
Where: Dallas Arboretum | 8525 Garland Road, Dallas
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Mötley Crüe Tribute | The CRÜE

When: May 24, 2024 | 8:00 p.m.
Where: Lexus Box Garden at Legacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Ave, Plano

Walk This Way Exhibit

When: May 20 to July 14, 2024 | 11:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Where: Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum | 300 N. Houston, Dallas

Destination: Dinosaurs, Presented By Reliant

When: May 20 to September 30, 2024 | 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: The Dallas Zoo | 650 S. R.L. Thornton Freeway, Dallas

IRON MEN: The Artistry Of Iron In Samurai Armor

When: May 20 to October 6, 2024 | 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Where: The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum | 2501 N. Harwood St. Harwood, Dallas

T. Rex: The Ultimate Predator At The Perot Museum

When: May 20 to September 22, 2024 | 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (closed Tue, opens at 11:00 a.m. on Sun)
Where: Perot Museum | 2201 N Field St, Dallas

Save The Date!

HASDA PUNJAB Vaisakhi Mela 2024

When: May 25, 2024 | 5:00 to 11:30 p.m.
Where: Plano Event Centre | 2000 East Spring Creek Parkway, Plano
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Save the date and gather friends and family to join the Punjabi Association for Hasda Punjab Vaisakhi 2024 on May 25 at the Plano Event Centre in Plano from 5:00 to 11:30 p.m. During this cultural event, you can experience and enjoy bhangra, gidha, folk dance, singing, food and shopping. Entry is only allowed before 10:00 p.m., so arrive on time.

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Taste Addison

When: May 31 to June 2, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: Addison Circle Park | 4970 Addison Circle, Addison

Save the date to experience the fusion of culinary delights, live performances and immersive art at Taste Addison from May 31 to June 2, 2024. Celebrating its legacy since 1993, this iconic festival showcases top-notch restaurants, national headliners and creative visual arts. From delectable eats to captivating beats and artistic treats, there's something for everyone to enjoy in this family-friendly weekend extravaganza.

Little Elm Craft Brew & Que 2024

When: June 1 to 4, 2024 | 9:00 p.m.
Where: Little Elm Park | 701 West Eldorado Parkway Little Elm

Save the date to join the 9th annual Little Elm Craft Brew & Que festival at Little Elm Park, where you can delight in beer and wine tastings, barbecue from Texas pitmasters, live music featuring Treaty Oak Revival, VIP passes, contests, vendors and a fireworks show. VIP tickets include exclusive perks like access to the VIP tent and dedicated amenities.

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6th Annual Golf Classic

When: Juni 4, 2024 | 6:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Where: The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Hills | 6600 Columbine Way, Plano

Write it in your agenda to join the excitement at the 6th annual golf classic on June 4, 2024, at The Clubs of Prestonwood - The Hills in Plano. With a four-person scramble format, thrilling on-course contests and fantastic raffle prizes, it promises a day of fun while supporting survivors of domestic abuse. Register to secure a spot for this golf event!

An Evening With Lee Asher

When: June 7, 2024 | 8:00 p.m.
Where: The Eisemann Center | 2351 Performance Dr, Richardson

Lee Asher, a passionate animal rescue advocate, and star of Animal Planet's My Pack Life, shares his journey of rescuing animals and promoting positivity. Learn how Lee quit his job to start traveling the country in a converted school bus, spreading joy and awareness about animal adoption through social media. Don't miss this opportunity to be inspired and uplifted by Lee's incredible story.

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Local Profile's 23rd Annual Women In Business Summit

When: September 13, 2024 | 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Where: Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel | R6007 Legacy Drive, Plano

Join Local Profile's 23rd Annual Women in Business Summit on September 13, 2024, at the Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel. At the summit, connect with over 600 powerhouse women across various sectors to celebrate, unite and empower each other. Seize the opportunity to invest in yourself and your future while networking over mimosas, engaging in panel discussions and enjoying a post-event celebration at Bulla Gastrobar.

Local Profile's Inaugural Women In Business Symposium

When: June 13, 2024 | 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
Where: Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park | 5805 Granite Parkway, Plano

Join Local Profile's inaugural Women in Business Symposium, presented by Bank of America, at the Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park on June 13, 2024. This empowering event features networking, cocktails and a powerhouse discussion on Lessons Learned from Successful Women in Business. Take advantage of this exclusive opportunity to gain practical insights, forge connections and engage with influential speakers. Tickets are available for $45, with combo options also offered.

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