Above: Odysseus Chamber Orchestra
 
 
 
 
(Saturday)
Franconia Brewing is celebrating its 8th anniversary with a special tapping of a special Ice Bock, noon to 5 p.m. They'll be sharing Triple Dunkle IceBock, Winter Wheat IceBock, Double IPA Icebock, Irish Red, English Stout as well as their usual line up. The IceBock will be tapped and served from none other than  200 year old wooden kegs. Also featuring food from local vendors. Admission is $30 per person, limit of 250 online tickets, with 50-100 reserved for admission at the door. 495 McKinney Parkway.
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Events in the Courtroom Theater, McKinney Performing Arts Center
(MPAC) 111 N. Tennessee St.,
214-544-4630 (ticket office)

BeatleMania64 (shown, Friday)
Enjoy the show by international touring act that presents a live multi-media show, taking the audience on a musical journey thorugh the life and times of the Beatles. Now in its 15th season, this tribute band will treat the audience to all the Beatles' biggest hits and more. General admission tickets ($22) are available
online

Classics on the Square Car Show (Saturday)  Local classic car and truck enthusiast group, the Morning Maniacs, host this popular monthly event featuring some lovingly restored, beautiful vehicles on display around MPAC and the square. Free. 7:30-10:30 a.m.

An Afternoon of Chamber Music (Saturday)
The Odysseus Chamber Players present an free afternoon concert in MPAC's Noble Hall from 3-4 p.m. They will present the Forellen Piano Quintet, Schumann's Piano Quintet in E Flat Major and the music of Metallica. FREE.

(shown at right, Saturday)
Don't miss the Award winning all-female comedy troupe, founded in McKinney, as they close out their 10th season. Join comics Laura Bartlett, Jodi Hadsell, Sherry Bell and the 2014 winner of the Improv Funniest Comic in Texas, Linda Stogner for a night of comedy that appeals to the guys as much as to the ladies in the audience. This is the last show until 2017, so get your tickets now before the show sells out. (It always does!) Tickets are $20 general admission and available
online. 8-9:30 p.m.


Singing in Style (Sunday)
Presented by the Men of Note and the Children's Chorus of Collin County, this concert will feature a collection of popular songs throughout the years. 7-8:30 p.m. in the Courtroom Theater. Tickets are $12 in advance (available online) or $15 if purchased day of the show.

 
 
 
 
 
The exhibit on display at Orisons Art & Framing this month features up and coming artists Kim Carothers (ceramic sculpture), Maggie Golinski (alcohol inks), Silky Hart (painting), Kanyi Muraguri (photography), and Christine Scott (watercolor).  110 E. Louisiana.
 
 
 
 
 
At Myers Park & Event Center Show Barn, 7117 CR 166. Dog events are free to spectators. Leave your own dogs at home please. Concessions available at snack bar.
DFW Golden Retriever Club Dog Agility Show (Friday-Sunday): In the Show Barn, all day. Free to spectators. Call 214-796-0988 for details.
 
 
 
 
 
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Cadillac Pizza Pub: Open Mic Night (Thur.); Pat Boyack (Fri.); Maylee Thomas Band (Sat.)
The Celt Irish Pub: Bodark Duo (Thur.); String Theory Plus Two (Fri.); Skeleton McKee (Sat.); Innisfall, 10 a.m., Times Irish Music Session, 3 p.m. (Sun.)
Hank's Texas GrillBrent Splawn (Thur.); Blue Water Highway Band (shown, Fri.); Red Leather (Sat.)
Lone Star Wine Cellars:  Eddie Goodson (Thur.); Shane Frame with a Little Bit of Country (Fri.); Steve Rose (Sat.); Suburban Jazztet (Sunday)
Mitas Hill Vineyard & Winery: Brian Bertrand (Fri.); Kelly Durbin in The Reserve, Wyatt Diamant in The Wine Bar (Sat.)
Sugarbacon Proper Kitchen: Pat Peterson (Thur.); Jazz Brunch (Sun.)
The Lounge at Rick's: Shane Frame (Thur.); Soul Society (Fri.); Joey Love Band (Sat.)
Zin Zen Wine Bistro:  Zack King (Thur.); Nick & the Nighthawks (Fri.); Chant Duplantier (Sat.)
 
 
 
 
 
 
Also check our calendar at VisitMcKinney.com or call the MCVB at 214-544-1407 or toll-free at 888-649-8499.​ 
 
 
 
 

McKinney's quaint charm and friendly atmosphere are reflected in the unparalleled hospitality McKinney's bed and breakfasts provide to McKinney visitors. Learn about each of them in our most recent blog entry.
 
 
 
 
 
ALSO THIS WEEKEND:

ONGOING
The Vietnam Syndrome Exhibit: (LAST WEEKEND) Learn about a turbulent era in American history. Collin County Historical Society Museum, 300 E. Virginia. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Sat. Exhibit ends Feb. 27.

SATURDAY
Tupps Brewery Tour: 721 Anderson St. at the Cotton Mill. Brewery open 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Tastings and live music. $15 for three pours and live music. Free Yoga  & Craft Beer event from 9-10 a.m. with beer pints following class. Food by Pit Commander with tours at 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m. Live music by Brandon Pinckard (1-4 p.m.); brewery hours are 11 a.m.-10 p.m. on Saturday.

SATURDAY-SUNDAY
Wine Tastings & Tour: Mitas Hill Vineyard & Winery, 2300 Vineyard Hill Lane. 3 p.m.

 
 
 
Your Source for Cool McKinney Merchandise.
MCVB Visitors Center, 
200 W. Virginia 
 
 
 
 
Need overnight accommodations for yourself or out-of-town guests? McKinney has a wide assortment of lodging options from which to choose - modern hotels to quaint bed & breakfasts.
Check out the lodging links at VisitMcKinney.com.
Or call the McKinney CVB at 888-649-8499 for assistance.
 
 
 
 
 
Watch Good Morning Texas on WFAA-TV (Channel 8) this Thursday morning to see a feature about 
McKinney Segway Tours!
 
 
 
                              
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