Red, White & Boom
Jul
4
9:00 am09:00

Red, White & Boom

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

At this McKinney Main Street Event, celebrate our country's Independence Day in a small American town, starting with the Red, White & Boom hometown parade through our historic streets.

July Second Saturday
Jul
8
5:00 pm17:00

July Second Saturday

  • Patina Green Home and Market

Start your Second Saturday evening at Patina Green with wine by the glass and small plate offerings from the Chef. 

 

July Market Dinner
Jul
22
7:00 pm19:00

July Market Dinner

  • Patina Green Home and Market

Join us for a unique dining experience with a farm inspired fixed menu.   The Market Dinner is a Chef's Tasting of five courses using locally sourced ingredients.

August Second Saturday
Aug
12
5:00 pm17:00

August Second Saturday

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Start your Second Saturday evening at Patina Green with wine by the glass and small plate offerings from the Chef. 

August Market Dinner
Aug
19
7:00 pm19:00

August Market Dinner

  • Patina Green Home and Market

Join us for a unique dining experience with a farm inspired fixed menu.   The Market Dinner is a Chef's Tasting of five courses using locally sourced ingredients.

Meat Fight 1K
Aug
26
11:00 am11:00

Meat Fight 1K

  • TUPPS Brewery

The Meat Fight 1K is a true Texas Triathlon: Beer, BBQ and Bourbon. It’s the unholy union of fair food and sweatbands. And it's all for a great cause: to benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and Meat Fight's Meat Bike Program, which gives bikes to people who have MS.

September Second Saturday
Sep
9
5:00 pm17:00

September Second Saturday

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Start your Second Saturday evening at Patina Green with wine by the glass and small plate offerings from the Chef. 

Oktoberfest
Sep
22
Sep 24

Oktoberfest

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Enjoy authentic German music, food & drink, traditional costumes, dancing, children's activities and much more. The "beer garden" covers a total of 14 blocks throughout McKinney's Historic Downtown square so you can enjoy all downtown has to offer with a German beer in one hand and a bratwurst in the other. 

September Market Dinner
Sep
30
7:00 pm19:00

September Market Dinner

  • Patina Green Home and Market

Join us for a unique dining experience with a farm inspired fixed menu.   The Market Dinner is a Chef's Tasting of five courses using locally sourced ingredients.

Outstanding in the Field
Oct
12
2:00 pm14:00

Outstanding in the Field

  • Pure Land Organic

An open-air feast in celebration of local farms and the gifts of the land; to understand, learn from and celebrate the farmer.

October Market Dinner
Oct
28
7:00 pm19:00

October Market Dinner

  • Patina Green Home and Market

Join us for a unique dining experience with a farm inspired fixed menu.   The Market Dinner is a Chef's Tasting of five courses using locally sourced ingredients.

 

 

Scare on the Square
Oct
31
4:00 pm16:00

Scare on the Square

  • Downtown McKinney

An annual Mainstreet McKinney Event.  Enjoy the sights of hundreds of ghosts and goblins young and old in Historic Downtown McKinney.

Chefs for Farmers
Nov
4
2:00 pm14:00

Chefs for Farmers

  • Lee Park

The best picnic you've ever been to?

It takes place at the CFF Main Event in Lee Park where superstar chefs (including ours truly, Chef Robert Lyford!) and local farmers come together to serve you and 2,500 of your closest friends.

Meat Fight
Nov
12
12:00 pm12:00

Meat Fight

  • Dallas, TX

Meat Fight (n): a Texas barbecue competition benefiting the National MS Society.

Home for the Holidays
Nov
24
Nov 26

Home for the Holidays

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Celebrate the magic of Christmas in historic downtown McKinney with family and friends while supporting small business for unique holiday gift shopping.

Holiday Tour of Homes
Dec
2
Dec 3

Holiday Tour of Homes

  • Chestnut Square

The 43rd anniversary of the Chestnut Square Holiday Tour of Homes.

Select historic buildings at Chestnut Square and homes in the McKinney Historic District are available on the tour and decorated for Christmas. 

Rotary Parade of Lights
Dec
9
6:00 pm18:00

Rotary Parade of Lights

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

The Rotary Club of McKinney presents the 16th Annual Christmas Parade of Lights on McKinney’s historic town square. The theme for this year’s parade is “The Gift of Christmas.” 

Krewe of Barkus
Feb
25
12:00 pm12:00

Krewe of Barkus

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

A favorite quirky Mainstreet festival, Krewe of Barkus will feature a dog parade through the historic streets, costume contest and other small town activities.

Arts in Bloom
Apr
13
Apr 15

Arts in Bloom

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

At this Mainstreet Festival, hundreds of local and regional artists come out to play in our historic downtown. 

Garden and Home Tour
Jun
9
Jun 10

Garden and Home Tour

  • McKinney

Tour seven beautiful gardens and homes around McKinney while supporting the McKinney Garden Club.  Purchase tickets at Patina Green Home and Market.


June Market Dinner, It's Our Birthday!
Jun
24
7:00 pm19:00

June Market Dinner, It's Our Birthday!

  • Patina Green Home and Market

Join us for a unique dining experience with a farm inspired fixed menu.   The Market Dinner is a Chef's Tasting of five courses using locally sourced ingredients.

June Second Saturday
Jun
10
5:00 pm17:00

June Second Saturday

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Start your Second Saturday evening at Patina Green with wine by the glass and small plate offerings from the Chef. 

Bike the Bricks
May
26
2:30 pm14:30

Bike the Bricks

  • Downtown McKinney

Bike The Bricks is the most highly recognized and prestigious criterium bike race in all of Texas. 

May Second Saturday
May
13
5:00 pm17:00

May Second Saturday

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Start your Second Saturday evening at Patina Green with wine by the glass and small plate offerings from the Chef. 

Safari Shopping Night
May
10
5:00 pm17:00

Safari Shopping Night

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Start at our favorite shop & drink your way around the Downtown McKinney Square by visiting participating shops.  

May Market Dinner
May
6
7:00 pm19:00

May Market Dinner

  • Patina Green Home and Market

Join us for a unique dining experience with a farm inspired fixed menu.   The Market Dinner is a Chef's Tasting of five courses using locally sourced ingredients.

Tour D'Coop
Apr
29
9:00 am09:00

Tour D'Coop

  • Historic Downtown McKinney

Tour several unique McKinney backyard chicken coops!

Empty Bowls
Apr
27
5:30 pm17:30

Empty Bowls

  • McKinney Performing Arts Center

Empty Bowls McKinney is an annual fund-raising event that brings together artists and the community to “fight hunger one bowl at a time.” 

Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival
Mar
31
6:00 pm18:00

Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival

  • Pier 1 Imports Building

The Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival is North Texas’ most celebrated cuisine and beverage festival, taking place over three days and nights in venues around our thriving culinary community.

Feasts in the Field
Mar
27
5:00 pm17:00

Feasts in the Field

  • Rancho Pillow

Are you going to Round Top for Antiques Week? 

Join us around the dinner table at the whimsical wonderland, Rancho Pillow!

Dallas Arboretum Food & Wine Festival
Mar
16
6:30 pm18:30

Dallas Arboretum Food & Wine Festival

  • Dallas Arboretum

Join us for the premier social event of the Spring while enjoying bites by local Chefs, fine wines, craft beers, and spirits among the beauty of the Dallas Arboretum.