Above: New Location for Farmers Market STARTS SATURDAY!
 
 
 
 
(Friday-Sunday)
The numinous beauty of this exhibition by Pernie Fallon and Guy Giersch is daring and deeply heartfelt. NUMINOUS is an alluring and thought-provoking exhibit that is both quieting and disquieting. The artists have approached the three components of the numinous experience — mystery, holy, and spiritual — with insight to the sacredness of including opening reception and artists' talk at 8 p.m.; Saturday, 6-9 p.m., wine served; Sunday, 1-3 p.m. with champagne. At The Cove, 402 N. Tennessee. Mature themes.
 
 
 
 
 
McKinney Performing Arts Center
111 N. Tennessee

(Friday-Sunday)
McKinney Repertory Theater's annual melodrama is popcorn-throwing fun for the whole family! Boo the villain, cheer for the hero, and swoon at the heroine! Always and audience favorite! $18 with discounts for seniors and students. Friday-Saturday, 8 p.m. and Sunday matinee at 3 p.m.
 
 
 
 
The Pairing Series "Hues and Blues"  John Bramblitt + Cast of Blues
(Ongoing thru Aug. 11)
The first exhibit in the Pairing Series, "Hues and Blues" pairs paintings by world renowned blind painter John Bramblitt with The Cast of Blues Exhibit from Midwest Arts Alliance featuring interactive touchable casts by sight impaired sculpturer Sharon McConnell-Dickerson.  9 a.m.-8 p.m.
 
 
 
 
 
1924 Fire Truck Ceremonial Procession (Saturday)
Join City of McKinney officials, the fire Chief and members of the McKinney Fire Department for a processional from City Hall to Fire Station #1 on Hunt St. The 1924 fire truck was donated, and will be installed in the McKinney Fire Museum located at Fire Station #1 (Central Fire Station). 9-10 a.m. Free. City Hall, 222 N. Tennessee. For more information, click HERE.
 
 
 
 
 
Summer Music Intensives Performances (Friday-Sunday)
Summer Music Intensives is a music camp taking place all week at The Hub, 101 W. Lamar in McKinney's historic district.

Event wrap-up features several events:
 
 
 
 
 
Heard Natural Science Museum
& Wildlife Sanctuary
1 Nature Place, 972-562-5566
The following events are included in general admission; free for Heard Members.

Nature Story Time (Friday)
Story times are designed for young children with a different nature-themed book each week. 30-45 minutes. 10:30 a.m.
 

Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden (Now Open)
Walk among free-flying native butterflies and other pollinators in our Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden, which opens for its summer season on Saturday. This exhibit is open during regular operating hours.
 
 
 
 
 
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Cadillac Pizza Pub:  Ron Taylor & Darrin DeLatte Unplugged (Thur.); The Three Amigos (Fri.); Beer Garden with Singer-songwriter Gary Kyle at noon, Chant Duplantier at 9 p.m. (Sat.)
The Celt: Jigsaw (Thur.); Rory Payne (Fri.); The Tom Loris Project (Sat.); Harps Accord at 10:30 a.m., TIMES Irish Music Session at 3 p.m., The Selkie Girls,  6:30 p.m. (shown, Sun.)
Dempsey's Place: Jason Cloud (Fri.)
Eclair Bistro: Nitty Gritty Jazz Band (Friday); Knick Knirk (Sat.)
Hank's Texas Grill: Keefe Auber Band (Thur.); Casey Daniels Band (Fri.); Curtis Grimes (Sat.)
Lone Star Wine Cellars: Tommy Williams (Thur.); Robin Willis
(Fri.); Todd Barrow; Audry Oliver  (Sat.); Sandy Bates (Sun.)
Lounge at Rick's: Lynne Cadena (Thur.); Marc Sena (Fri.).
TUPPS Brewery: Whiskey Routes (Fri); John Tipton, 1-4 p.m., and The Bodarks Trio, 7-10 p.m.
Zin Zen Wine Bistro: Lynne Cadena (Thur.); Marc Sena (Fri.)
 
 
 
 
 
For more information on city events, check the calendar
online at VisitMcKinney.com or call 888-649-8499.​
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
TOURS & MORE

THURSDAY-SATURDAY
World War I Exhibit: Honoring the Collin County residents who served 100 years ago. IPads provide interactive experience. Collin County Historical Society Museum, 300 E. Virginia. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free admission.

THURSDAY & SATURDAY
Chestnut Square Historic Village: 315 Chestnut. Tour the buildings, 11 a.m. 

THURSDAY
Farmers Market at Adriatica:  3-6 p.m. at Bella Donna Chapel.

SATURDAY
Franconia Brewery Tour & Tastings$5. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at 495 McKinney Pkwy. 

Farmers Market: 8 a.m.-noon; NEW LOCATION: in the parking lot at Tennessee and Hunt Streets (near the Roy & Helen Hall Library).

TUPPS Brewery: Tour at 12:30 p.m. Live music from 1-4 p.m. Brewery closes at 5 p.m. for a private function.

GGA Production Food Show Myers Park's venue, The Landing, 7117 CR 166. All day.
 
 
 
 
 
 
STAY THE NIGHT
Book your overnight in  at VisitMcKinney.com.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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