Above: Adriatica Chapel & Information Center on a Spring Day
Comedy at the Sanctuary-Improv Jam
The Comedy Improv Jam, featuring Ad-Libs & Second City alums Joel Zeff, Dan Glaser, Chris Smith, Josh Diamond, Bill Cochran, Jason Folks, & Mike Mayberry, will hit the stage at the The Sanctuary in Adriatica. Blending improv & musical comedy, each performance is based 100 percent on audience suggestion. Doors open at 7 p.m., show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are $12 (available online) with a two drink minimum. Come be a part of the show - it will give you something to talk about on Monday! 6633 Virginia.
Join us for an evening with one of the best singer/songwriter teams in the business. It will be an intimate, acoustic concert with Roy and Kim and you'll be glad you spent the evening with them. The harmonies are terrific, the stories are entertaining, and "close to the heart". Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, and can be purchased via PayPal on the
& Event Center
7117 CR 166
Dog events are free to attend as spectators. Please leave your own dogs at home. Concessions available at the snack bar in the Show Barn. 

Happy Hounds Dog Agility Show (Saturday-Sunday): In the Show Barn, 6:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. (Times are approximate.)
At the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary,
1 Nature Place, 972-562-5566

Dinosaurs Live! (Shown)
(Open thru Feb. 21) Encounter the 46-foot T-Rex and eight new life-size animatronic dinosaurs along the Heard Museum nature trails. Included in admission to the museum. (If the temperature is 45 degree or colder, the dinos cannot be turned on to make sound and movements.)

Night Hike (Saturday) We're sorry but this event is full. Check the calendar on the Heard Museum website to learn of more such events for which you can register.
Cadillac Pizza Pub: Open Mic Night (Thur.); Broken Code (Fri.); Joey Love Band (Sat.)
The Celt Irish Pub: Michael William Harrison (Thur.); The Selkie Girls (Fri.); Justin Pickard & Thunderbird Winos (Sat.); Innisfall, 10 a.m., Times Irish Music Session, 3 p.m. (Sun.)
Hank's Texas GrillReal Country Trio (Thur.); Dolly Shine (Fri.); Max Stalling (Sat.)
Landon Winery: Live Music (Sat.)
Lone Star Wine Cellars:  Eddie Goodson (Thur.); Steve Brummet (Fri.); Tommy Williams (Sat.); Suburban Jazztet (Sunday)
Mitas Hill Vineyard & Winery: Wyatt Diamant (Fri.); Ian Dickson in The Wine Bar (Sat.)
Sugarbacon Proper Kitchen: Pat Peterson (shown, Thur.); Jazz Brunch (Sun.)
The Lounge at Rick's: Jim Stewart (Thur.); Buzz Andrews (Fri.); Joey Love Band (Sat.)
Zin Zen Wine Bistro:  Earshot Trio (Thur.); Nick & The Nighthawks (Fri.); Secret Agent Men (Sat.)
Need overnight accommodations for yourself or out-of-town guests?
Check out the lodging links at
 Or call 888-649-8499 for assistance.
Also check our calendar at VisitMcKinney.com or call the MCVB at 214-544-1407 or toll-free at 888-649-8499.​ 
McKinney's only Marco's Pizza store is one of four in the chain visited for the popular CBS-TV show, Undercover Boss airing this Friday, Jan. 29. Congrats to Gregg Williams and his team at Marco's Pizza! Read more in this week's blog entry. 

Last Week's Blog
Great events are coming up in McKinney in February.

The Vietnam Syndrome Exhibit : Learn about a turbulent era in American history. Collin County Historical Society Museum, 300 E. Virginia. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tues.-Sat. 


Foodie Friday with Butcher & Barley, 4-10 p.m. at Tupps Brewery, 721 Anderson.

Franconia Brewery Tour & Tastings: $5. 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at 495 McKinney Pkwy. 
Tupps Brewery Tour: 721 Anderson St. at the Cotton Mill. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Tastings and live music. $15 for three pours and live music. Tours are at 12:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.

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

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