TGIF McKinney

We finally have a weekend with no rain and no cold weather. Time to take advantage people! Here are some of the fun events happening around town. Go out and explore, have a blast and cheers to the weekend! Art Meets Floral @ Heard Craig Fri & Sat Various artists have submitted paintings that are re-created in floral arrangements. Come and vote for your favorite for the People's Choice Award. Murder Mystery Dinner @ The Pantry Restaurant Friday 8pm Enjoy a murder mystery dinner theater with an all you can eat buffet. Advance reservations required, call 972-542-2411. McKinney Farmer's Market @ Hunt St in Downtown McKinney Saturday 8am-12pm Temporary location across from the library. Bloomdango

New Spring Menu items at Harvest and Rick's

local. seasonal. delicious. One of the greatest things about living in McKinney is the emphasis on local, sustainable, and seasonal food and drink in so many of the restaurants around town. Two of our favorites that live by this philosophy are Harvest and Rick's, both on the square in Historic Downtown McKinney. Check out some of their new spring menu items below! From the Kitchen From the Bar We Are Excited About This Event! Follow Be McKinney and Harvest to get notified when tickets go on sale Did you know Harvest has its own farm? It's on the property of the restaurant owners in Lucas, TX, led by executive chef and master gardner Andrea Shackelford, and worked all 4 seasons by restaurant

TGIF McKinney

TGIF! As always, we've got a variety of events to choose from this weekend. Celebrate Spring at Trinity Falls, explore your adventurous side by zip lining at The Heard or relax with the family while watching a movie under the stars. Find these and more below. Enjoy exploring McKinney and cheers to the weekend! “It’s Always Sunny in McKinney” Party @ Dempsey's Place Friday 6-11:45pm Rum Ham Rum Ham. Food and drink specials, live music. Don’t eat the stickers. Special prize for best Danny DeVito costume. CasinoNight @ TUPPS Brewery Friday 7-10pm A fun night filled with food, a DJ and raffles. Come have fun and play Vegas style card games, roulette tables and crap tables. Live entertainment and

GIVEAWAY - 2 tickets to the Barnyard Party at Yellow Wood Music & Outdoors Festival

⭐️ ENTER TO WIN ⭐ Win 2 tickets to the Barnyard Party at Yellow Wood Music & Outdoors Festival The Yellow Wood festival is coming to McKinney! Join us at Myers Park over Memorial Day weekend for a one of a kind event experience! The Yellow Wood Music & Outdoors Festival is all about great music and the great outdoors. We're ending #thebestdayever with a celebratory dinner and party at the Myers Park Pole Barn! The event will feature a BBQ dinner, wine and beer, The Justin Merritt Band, dancing, lawn games, photo booth, and fire pit s'mores! Party is for 21+ only and runs from 7pm-10pm. Tickets include dinner & 3 drink tickets! Check out the Yellow Wood Facebook page (linked below) for a lis

7th Annual Empty Bowls McKinney

Empty Bowls is gearing up for its annual fund-raiser in McKinney next month. On May 3, from 6:00-8:00, downtown McKinney will host the 7th annual event at the MPAC. If you haven't heard of Empty Bowls, do yourself a favor and read on! It is not only an excellent way to help with the problem of hunger in our own community but it is also a great time with amazing local food and craft beer and wine! With General Admission tickets ($35) you get to: enjoy a variety of homemade soup samples from some of the best restaurants in McKinney (Harvest, Layered, Patina Green, Square Burger, etc) bring home a one of a kind glazed ceramic bowl from a local artist listen to live music by the E Flat Porch Ban

TGIF McKinney

The weekend is almost here and there is no shortage of activities going on in McKinney! Whether you're looking for a family adventure, some wine tastings or great live music we've got it all right here in town. Enjoy exploring this great city of ours and cheers to the weekend! McKinney Farmer's Market @ Hunt St in Downtown McKinney Saturday 8am-12pm Help kick off the 2018 season! Temporary location across from the library. Day of Play @ AG-Power Saturday 10am-2pm There will be lots of activities, giveaways, lunch and more! For children ages 3-7. Learn more here. Grand Opening Party @ Premier Grilling Saturday 10am-7pm 105.3 The Fan and Gavin Dawson will be broadcasting live all day long. The

GIVEAWAY - Coffee and Pastries from McKinney Coffee Company

⭐️ ☕️ 🥐 ⭐️ ENTER TO WIN ⭐ ☕️ 🥐 ⭐ Win 2 coffee drinks & 2 bakery items from McKinney Coffee Company! McKinney has a new coffee shop in town! We've partnered with McKinney Coffee Company and Coffee Over Tejas to give away coffee and bakery items for 2. Join us in welcoming our new friends! HOW to enter REQUIRED: 1. Like Be McKinney AND McKinney Coffee Company AND Coffee Over Tejas on Facebook. and 2. Tag friends on the Facebook giveaway post HERE. Each friend tagged is a separate entry! INSTAGRAM ENTRIES: ***You can also enter on Instagram. See our Instagram account @bemckinney to enter. #giveaway #coffee #latte #pastry #cappucino

We Are McKinney - March 2018

March was a busy month in McKinney! Spring Break, St. Patrick's Day and Easter weekend festivities all happened this month. Check out our top March #bemckinney pics, submitted by our amazing followers! Share your pictures of eating, drinking, and having fun in McKinney... you might get featured next month! All you have to do is tag us in your Instagram/Facebook photos or use the hashtag #bemckinney. Click the links below to view the original photographer's Instagram page. @itsgreeneggswithsam found an adorable Easter donut at The Donut Kitchen. This cutie pie was strolling the square on a sunny Saturday in March with @rucamor. @doindallastx did McKinney, and did it right with sandwiches and