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McKinney TX activities, festivals and traditions section is ever changing. We recommend using the official McKinney TX website to discover additional McKinney TX Festivals, Parades, Holiday Events, Activities, Traditions including Holidays like Christmas, Easter Egg Hunts, Fall Festivals, Halloween Pumpkin Patch, Fourth 4th Of July, Fireworks, Fun Runs and church sponsored celebrations in and around McKinney, 75069-75071, Collin County Texas.

The McKinney Texas Farmers Market is located on the Historic McKinney Square, corner of Church Street & Louisiana Street. Open from 8:00am to 1:00pm, every Saturday, April to October. The McKinney TX Farmers Market offers: Local Farm Fresh Produce, Natural Grass Fed Meats, including Beef, Lamb, Pork, and Poultry, Free Range Eggs & Natural Butter, Organic Produce, Natural Whole Grain Breads and more.

The Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary in McKinney Texas. Bringing People and Wildlife Together. Explore The Heard. Heard Museums Educational Programs designed for all ages, interests and abilities. Heard Nature Trails - an 289-acre sanctuary is an enticing destination for nature lovers, students, teachers and scientists. Heard Natural Science Museum Collections and Exhibits - Natural history collections include plants, animals, fossils, rocks and minerals representing North Central Texas. Bird Watching - The Heard has been awarded The Audobon Society's designation as an important birding area. Heard Native Plant Garden - Experience a wondrous display of trees, shrubs, grasses, vines, ground covers and perennials native to the Lone Star State.

North Texas History Center and Collin County Farm Museum in McKinney Texas. Exhibits and events include Civil War and Pioneering Texas. The North Texas History Center is located at 300 E. Virginia in downtown McKinney TX(just one block east of the McKinney Square and one block west of McDonald Street).

The Heard-Craig House is a beautifully restored historic home located in McKinney's historic district. The home was built by Stephen D. Heard and his wife, Lillie, in 1900. The Heard-Craig House provides tours, events and brown bag art seminars. The Heard-Craig Hall facilities provide community enrichment by offering ballet programs, theatre productions, piano concerts, lectures and art exhibits.

Chestnut Square Historic Village in McKinney Texas. Where Collin County History comes alive. Exhibits, Festivals and Events. Chestnut Square Historic Village is a collection of seven historic houses and buildings dating from the 1850's. It is the project of the Heritage Guild of Collin County, an all volunteer, non-profit organization, established in 1973.

Myers Park and Event Center, McKinney Texas, has over 165 acres of rolling land. Myers Park and Event Center offers a Show Barn and Indoor Arena, Stall Barn, Reception Hall, Gazebo, Pole Barn (Picnic Pavilion), and two primitive group camping areas. The Collin County Farm Museum is located on the park grounds and is managed by the Collin County Historical Society.

The McKinney Performing Arts Center at the Historic Collin County Courthouse located in Downtown McKinney Texas Commercial Historic District provides cultural, artistic, musical and educational events.

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