Above:McKinney Community Band, Concert Sunday, 4 p.m.
 
 
 
 
Franconia Brewery 9th Anniversary Party (Saturday)
Take a tour of the brewery and enjoy craft beer and a performance by Brave Combo, the Grammy winning Polka & Rock band, all for $40 a person. LUCK at Trinity Groves will also be there cooking their amazing food on site for everyone to enjoy. Space is limited to get your reservation now. 495 McKinney Pkwy. 1-5 p.m.
 
 
 
 
 
Free Concert: World of Music (Sunday)
The McKinney Community Band takes the audience on a musical journey in this free concert - no passport required!  4-5:30 p.m. in the Courtroom Theater at McKinney Performing Arts Center, 111 N. Tennessee. 
 
 
 
 
 
(Friday-Saturday)
Experience a show and teaching experience from costuming to fine art featuring the watercolors, watercolor collages and inks on tile by Lynda DeGRow Kingsley. Teaching - 6-9 p.m. Friday; show 6-9 p.m. Saturday. Enjoy wine and cheesecake. At The Cove, 402 N. Tennessee.
 
 
 
 
 
Yoga, Craft Beer and Kombucha (Saturday)
Join North Texas Yoga for a free all-level yoga class at the brewery each month. Bring your own mat. Once the class ends, stay for a craft beer or kombucha on tap. 9 -10 a.m. At TUPPS Brewery, 721 Anderson. Free!
 
 
 
 
 

Nature Story Time (Friday)
Story times are designed for young children, introducing a different nature-themed book each week. 30-45 minutes depending on the book.  Included in general admission; free for Heard Members. 10:30 a.m.
 
 
 
 
 
Classes at Kitchenwares on the Square, 213 E. Louisiana, Call 469-301-6659 to reserve your space.

World Food Championship Burger (Thursday) Prepare goat cheese stuffed burgers with bacon jam and sides along with Chef Randy White. Class is limited to 10 attendees. $69 per person. 6:30-8:30 p.m.

(Saturday, shown) 
Learn how to create bacon wrapped asparagus, seared steak with chimichurri sauce, creamy homemade mac & cheese and for the cocktail, a New York Sour. $69 per person. 6:30-8:30 p.m. 
 
 
 
 
 
LIVE ENTERTAINMENT
Cadillac Pizza Pub: 3 Amigos Unplugged (Thur.); Broken Code (Fri.); Maylee Thomas Band (Sat.)
The Celt Irish Pub: Aaron Burton (Thur.); Beyond the Pale, 8 p.m. (Fri.); Bodarks (Sat.); Plectra, 10:30 a.m.,  TIMES Irish Music Session, 3-6 p.m.; McLeod Nine, 6:30-8 p.m. (shown, Sun.)
Dempsey's Place: Music (Fri.)
Eclair Bistro: Live music in Jazz Lounge upstairs (Fri.-Sat.)
Hank's Texas Grill: Bri Bagwell, Dalton Domino, Kody West Song Swap (Thur.); Dale Watson (Fri.); Brandon Jenkins (Sat.)
Lone Star Wine Cellars: Tommy Williams (Thur.); Shane Frame (Fri.); Afterlight (Sat.)
Lounge at Rick's: Shane Frame (Thur.); Missing 3 (Fri.); Tyla Taylor (Sat.)
TUPPS Brewery: Micah Cheatham, No cover charge (Fri.);  live music and food truck (Oh My Kabobs), live music 104 p.m. and Valenzuela Band (Sat.)
Zin Zen Wine Bistro:  Tyla Taylor (Thur.); Nick and 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.​ 
 
 
 

 
 
 
 
 
TOURS & MORE

ONGOING
(Thursday-Saturday) The Collin County Historical Society honors the role Collin County soldiers and Texans played in the WWI. IPads help access timelines, maps, photos, and videos. 300 E. Virginia. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays.

THURSDAY
Heard-Craig House: 205 W. Hunt. Thursdays at 1 p.m. $10.

Rye McKinney and Ettiene Market Supper Club: 7-10 p.m. 214-799-5195 or drop in at 115 W. Virginia. $75 per person.

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

FRIDAY-SATURDAY
Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka Jr.: 
The McKinney Area Christian Homeschool Assoc. Theater Dept. presents the adventures of Charlie Bucket on his visit to Willy Wonka's mysterious chocolate factory.  7:15-9 p.m. Friday and Saturday and a 2:15 p.m. matinee on Saturday.

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

721 Anderson (at the Cotton Mill); Open at 11 a.m. Food trucks, live music.
 
 
 
 
Construction has begun on the 9-acre site and the city has opened new parking options. Click the map to see a larger map ad and an explanation.
 
 
 
 
McKinney hotels and B&Bs offer a wide range of options when staying overnight in town. ​​Find lodging links at VisitMcKinney.com
or call the McKinney CVB at
888-649-8499 for assistance.
 
 
            
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