Above: Water Tower in Downtown McKinney

North Texas Butterfly House & Garden (shown, ongoing) 
Walk among free-flying native butterflies and other pollinators in our Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden. This exhibit is open during normal museum hours and is included in general admission. 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Cadillac Pizza Pub: Open Mic Night (Thur.); Chaz Marie (Fri.); Chant (Sat.)
The Celt Irish Pub: Love Past Blue (Thur.); Josh Osgood (Fri.); String Theory- 6-7:30 p.m.; Skeleton McGee- 8-11 p.m. (Sat.); Chris Groom -10:30 a.m.-1 p.m., TIMES Irish Music Session at 3 p.m., The Selkies at 6:30 p.m. (Sun.)
Eclair Bistro: (upstairs lounge) Live music (Fri.-Sat.)
Hank's Texas Grill: Gabriel Marshall of The Damn Quails (Thur.); Ray Wylie Hubbard (shown, Fri.); Paul Thorn (Sat.)
Lone Star Wine Cellars: Aaron Burton (Thur.); Django Walker/Robin Lore (Fri.); Steve Rose (Sat.); Nelson Miller (Sun.)
Louisiana St. Grill: Live Music (Thur.)
Sugarbacon Proper Kitchen: Pat Peterson (Thur.); Jazz (Sun.)
The Lounge at Rick's: Shane Frame (Thurs.); John Griffin (Fri.); 4-Way Street Band (Sat.)
TUPPs Brewery: Chicken Fry and the Tater Tots (Thur., 6-8 p.m.); Shelby Balinger (Friday, 8-10 p.m.); Big Gus Samuelson, 1-4 p.m.;
Gander Slu, $5 Cover Fee, 7-10 p.m. (Sat.)
Zin Zen Wine Bistro: Zack King (Thur.); Wyatt Martin (Fri.); Eric Erickson (Sat.)

Need help finding parking in Downtown McKinney? Click to access the web map or pick up a fold-out pocket map at the McKinney CVB visitors center at 200 W. Virginia.
All city offices are CLOSED Monday,
Sept. 5, for Labor Day.

Also check our calendar at VisitMcKinney.com or call the MCVB at 214-544-1407 or toll-free at 888-649-8499.​ 
Peruse our blog to learn about all McKinney has to offer.

An Early Texas Exhibit: The Collin County Historical Society Museum, 300 E. Virginia. Artifacts of Collin McKinney's home and life. Thursday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $7.50; Senior/Vets: $5; Children: $3.

Heard-Craig House: Tours on Thursdays. $5, ages 4-under free. 205 W. Hunt. 1 p.m. 

Farmers Market: 3-6 p.m. in Adriatica.

Chestnut Square: Guided tours of the village's 10 historic buildings. Adults $7; Military, Children and Seniors $5. 315 S. Chestnut. 972-562-8790.

Farmers Market: 8 a.m.-noon at Chestnut Square, 315 Chestnut. Tour the buildings, 11 a.m.

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

TUPPS Brewery Tours & Tastings:
12:30 and 4 p.m. 795 Anderson. 
Need overnight accommodations for yourself or out-of-town guests? McKinney offers a wide range of options. ​​Find lodging links at VisitMcKinney.com
or call the McKinney CVB
at 888-649-8499 for assistance.