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Plano Texas is an active and lively community with many events of interest to our out of town guests and local community throughout the year.

Ethnic festivals, arts and crafts fairs, exciting theatre, sporting events and much more are included in the calendar of events.

Use the easy search box below to find out what is going on during your visit or plan your next trip to Plano around one of these great events.

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SALIW HIMIG 2015 - UPCC 22nd International Goodwill Tour

2015-08-04

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Tuesday, August 4, 2015 The PLANO ART CENTRE THEATRE is incredibly fortunate to host a one-time only concert, SALIW HIMIG 2015: The University of the Philippines Concert Chorus (UPCC) 22nd International Goodwill Tour! The ...
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Texas Marshals College Summer Wood Bat Baseball

2015-08-05

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 - Wednesday, August 5, 2015 The Texas Marshals are a summer college wood bat baseball team which plays in the Texas Collegiate League.  Players on the team are prospective professional baseball players, and several TCL ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-08-06

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Thursday, August 6, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Dale Watson - Plano Country Courtyard Music Series

2015-08-06

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Thursday, August 6, 2015 Dale Watson is an American Country/Texas singer, guitarist, songwriter, and self-published author based in Austin, TX.   He champions "Ameripolitan" as a new genre of original music and has positioned himself as a
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KIDS! Tri Camp

2015-08-06

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Monday, August 3, 2015 - Thursday, August 6, 2015 KIDS! Tri Camp At the core of Tri-Now KIDS camp is swim, bike & run specific skill work encompassed by a layer of activities designed to expose young athletes to all ...
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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey: Legends

2015-08-06

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Thursday, July 30, 2015 - Thursday, August 6, 2015
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Come Blow Your Horn by Rover Dramawerks

2015-08-08

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Thursday, July 16, 2015 - Saturday, August 8, 2015 Twenty-one year old Buddy Baker has left home and arrives unannounced at the luxurious Manhattan apartment of his older brother, Alan, a swinging, womanizing bachelor who prefers his carefree life ...
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Friends of Plano Library Book Sale

2015-08-09

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Friday, August 7, 2015 - Sunday, August 9, 2015 Book bargains galore!  The Friends Sale is one of the largest book sales in the region and features more than 100,000 gently-used books, DVDs and CDs priced at $2 or ...
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Quilt Plano 2015

2015-08-15

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Thursday, August 13, 2015 - Saturday, August 15, 2015 A display of approximately 300 quilts with awards given in multiple categories.  Also available are over 40 vendors and a mini quilt auction. Admission:  $7 at the door.  Website lists shops that have
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Mel Brook's "The Producers" The Musical

2015-08-15

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Friday, August 7, 2015 - Saturday, August 15, 2015 A down-on-his-luck Broadway producer and his mild-mannered accountant come up with a scheme to produce the most notorious flop in history thereby bilking their backers (all "little old ladies") out ...
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The Texas Pool - Movie Night: Big Hero 6

2015-08-15

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Saturday, August 15, 2015 Join us for a movie and night swim at the Texas Pool in Plano. Big Hero 6 will be playing while you swim in a pool shaped like our great ...
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Shooting for the Future (Clay shooting event)

2015-08-15

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Saturday, August 15, 2015 Benefitting yhe Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County.
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Chalk-it-Up

2015-08-15

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Saturday, August 15, 2015 Chalk Artist contest starts at 5pm (professional and amateur). Using CHALK as the medium; the contest includes an "experienced-professional" category and amateur category competing for 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes.  Art "coaches" answer ...
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MOTOWN: The Musical

2015-08-16

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - Sunday, August 16, 2015 Motown: The Musical is a Broadway jukebox musical. With a book by Berry Gordy, based on his 1994 autobiography To Be Loved: The Music, the Magic, the Memories of Motown, the musical is based on the ...
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"Pathways" -presented by Collin County Community College

2015-08-18

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Thursday, July 16, 2015 - Tuesday, August 18, 2015 The photography department is proud to present students work in the annual Photography Scholarship Exhibition entitledPathways. This show features the work of Scholarship recipients Charlise Hill-Larson, Patricia Hoydic-Allen,  and Bradley Strickland.  The show
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ASTD Southwest Learning Conference

2015-08-18

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Def Leppard & Styx (Concert)

2015-08-21

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Friday, August 21, 2015 Additional artist:  Tesla
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OFFSET KINGS 2015

2015-08-22

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Saturday, August 22, 2015 Come join us for the second annual Offset Kings showcase in Fort Worth, Texas and watch professional drifters battle head to head in the Formula DRIFT series!  Staging: Roll in begins at 00:00PM, so ...
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Fantasy in Sand

2015-08-23

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Friday, May 22, 2015 - Sunday, August 23, 2015 Since no one has ever created an extraordinary family experience like this, we thought we would share a few facts about how we bringFantasy in Sand to life. ...
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Children's Story Time presented by The Plano Conservancy for Historic Preservation, Inc.

2015-08-28

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Friday, June 19, 2015 - Friday, August 28, 2015 Every Friday morning at 10:30 in the lobby of the historic Interurban Railway Museum in downtown Plano, spellbound children take a magical train ride through the tales of professional storyteller ...
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One Day Only 25! by Rover Dramawerks

2015-08-29

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Saturday, August 29, 2015 Rover returns with our famous 24-hour new plays festival! FIVE short plays concept to curtain in just ONE DAY!      
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Dragon Boat Festival

2015-08-29

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Saturday, August 29, 2015 The second annual Dragon Boat Festival will be held at Loyd Park on Joe Pool Lake will take place on Saturday, August 29 (Rain delayed from June 13.)    This event ...
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Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-09-03

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China Groove (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-09-03

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Thursday, September 3, 2015 China Grove is a fantastic Doobie Brothers tribute band from the Tampa Bay area, who’s repertoire spans the many decades and styles of the legendary California group. From the rockin sounds ...
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Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-09-05

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Saturday, September 5, 2015  Monthly Muscle Car Show Classes: (20) 2010's Class 2000's Class 90's Class 80's Class 70's ...
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Ethiopian Days (14th Annual)

2015-09-06

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Saturday, September 5, 2015 - Sunday, September 6, 2015 The Mutual Assistance Association for Ethiopian Community (MAAEC) in DFW will host the 14th Annual Ethiopia Day featuring historical, cultural & fashion shows & exhibits, sports activities, health workshops, educational ...
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Kerrville Fall Music Festival

2015-09-06

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Friday, September 4, 2015 - Sunday, September 6, 2015 The Kerrville Fall Music Festival is a family oriented event and is held each year on the Quiet Valley Ranch, just 9 miles south of the resort town of Kerrville ...
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Bedford Blues & BBQ Festival

2015-09-06

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Friday, September 4, 2015 - Sunday, September 6, 2015 Visitors and residents have marked the Bedford Blues and BBQ Festival on their calendar every year, as this event grows in national recognition. Every Labor Day Weekend, Bedford welcomes over ...
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Fair Park Blues & Jazz Festival

2015-09-06

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Sunday, September 6, 2015 Fair Park Blues & Jazz Festival celebrates emancipation through music.  At a jazz concert, it's considered polite to clap after solos and throw a rose into the saxophone after each
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AnimeFest

2015-09-07

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Friday, September 4, 2015 - Monday, September 7, 2015 AnimeFest is a non-profit 501c(3) organization for fans of anime. Our mission is to educate the public about Japanese anime, comics, music and related pop culture. Our primary activity is ...
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Vintage Market Days "Denim & Lace" Event

2015-09-12

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Friday, September 11, 2015 - Saturday, September 12, 2015 Vintage Market Days “Denim & Lace” event is a unique upscale vintage-inspired outdoor market with a charming atmosphere featuring original art, antiques, vintage inspired jewelry & clothing,  handmade treasures,  outdoor ...
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The Lunch

2015-09-15

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Tuesday, September 15, 2015 The Goodwill Industires of Dallas has scored big with an inaugural fundraiisn event called The Lunch.  Special guest speaker will be President George W. Bush. The David B.Miller Family Foundation will
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Plano Balloon Festival

2015-09-20

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Friday, September 18, 2015 - Sunday, September 20, 2015 This year mark’s 36 years of Ballooning in Plano, Texas. Join in the Celebration at the InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival, a spectacular three-day event beginning at 4:00pm Friday, ...
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Heritage Farmstead Museum presents 55+ Exceeding the Limits

2015-09-21

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Monday, May 18, 2015 - Monday, September 21, 2015 Sponsored by the City of Plano, 55+ Exceeding the Limits is a new Heritage Farmstead Museum educational program designed specifically for seniors.  Program presentations, conducted the third Monday of each ...
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Van Halen Concert

2015-09-21

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Monday, September 21, 2015
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Concert on 15th at Downtown Historic Plano

2015-09-26

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Saturday, September 26, 2015 Concert on 15th A night under the stars filled with live music down the center of 15th street (closed to traffic) at Historic Dowqntown Plano.  Celebrating local music talents from North ...
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Park & Palate Food Event

2015-09-26

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Friday, September 25, 2015 - Saturday, September 26, 2015 Dallas' busiest park will add a new event to its calendar called Park & Palate. The new two-day food festival Sept. 25 and 26 will bring chefs, winemakers, cooking demonstrations and ...
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Red Bull Air Race World Championship

2015-09-27

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Saturday, September 26, 2015 - Sunday, September 27, 2015 The Red Bull Air Race World Championship will be back in the skies with an eight-race series in 2015. The world’s best pilots will battle in the air, navigating 82 ...
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Retropalooza

2015-09-27

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Saturday, September 26, 2015 - Sunday, September 27, 2015 If old scjhool gamoing is your thing, Retropalooza is where you want to go.  It's family-friendly celebration of retro games and vintage toys.
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Plano Texas and Beyond! (Art Exhibit)

2015-09-30

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Artful images featuring Plano, Texas and places as far away as Zimbabwe, Venice & Portugal to name a few.  Featuring Artist/Photographer, Janelle Twyford-Silvis.
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Cactus Flower by Rover Dramawerks

2015-10-03

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Thursday, September 10, 2015 - Saturday, October 3, 2015 Julian, a philandering dentist, keeps his many affairs at bay by claiming to be married with children. When he falls for his girlfriend Toni and proposes, she wants to make ...
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ArtAbout Saturdays - Lakeside Market Plano

2015-10-03

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 - Saturday, October 3, 2015 Lakeside Market is the premier luxury lifestyle center in Plano. We offer the ultimate, open-air, upscale shopping experience amidst scenic plazas and tree-lined boulevards. Discover one-of-a-kind treasures, unique gifts, signature
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23rd Annual Canines, Cats & Cabernet

2015-10-03

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Saturday, October 3, 2015 You're invited to join us for Operation Kindness' most elegant and exciting fundraising event! Enjoy sipping on wines and savoring a scrumptious dinner while listening to music and bidding our amazing auction. Event highlights ...
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AURORA: New Media Art Exhibit

2015-10-16

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Friday, October 16, 2015 For one night, every two years, downtown Dallas is transformed into an open air, urban playground of new media art: light, video, sound, performance, and projection on an unprecedented scale. ...
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Chrysalis Gala

2015-10-17

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Saturday, October 17, 2015 Fundraising for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County 
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Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour - with Vance Joy and Shawn Mendes

2015-10-17

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Saturday, October 17, 2015 Swift is known for narrative songs about her personal experiences. As a songwriter, she has been honored by the Nashville Songwriters Association and the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Swift's other achievements include seven Grammy Awards, ...
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American Girl Fashion Show®

2015-10-18

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Saturday, October 17, 2015 - Sunday, October 18, 2015 American Girl Fashion Show® is a fun-filled afternoon for girls and their families, friends, and favorite dolls! Celebrate the experience of being a girl, whether yesterday or today, through a ...
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Oddball Comedy and Curiosity Festival

2015-10-18

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Sunday, October 18, 2015 ODDBALL is better on grass….on THE grass we mean. Lawn tickets are a great way to gather 5 of your best friends and have a great time. Grab a lawn ticket or 2 and ...
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SteinsFest at Historic Downtown Plano

2015-10-25

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Sunday, October 25, 2015 SteinsFest Join us for THE MOST AUTHENIC Austrian and German Oktoberfest party down the center of 15th (closed to traffic) at Histoirc Downtown Plano.  Celebrations include Umpah Pah bands, costumed characters ...
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FC Dallas

2015-10-25

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Friday, June 26, 2015 - Sunday, October 25, 2015 Come watch FC Dallas take on the: 6/26 - Houston Dynamo at Toyota Stadium! 7/4 - New England Revolution 7/18 - New England ...
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The Zac Brown Band

2015-11-06

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Friday, November 6, 2015
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Untapped Festival- Indie Music & Beer (Fair Park - Dallas))

2015-11-07

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Saturday, November 7, 2015  Untapped Festival encapsulates the eclectic craft beer culture while highlighting both emerging bands and established music acts. Untapped Festival Dallas will feature 100 breweries and over 400 unique craft beers. The selection ...
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Holiday Trail of Lights at the Heard Museum

2015-12-20

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Sunday, December 13, 2015 - Sunday, December 20, 2015 Hundreds of families will bundle up and experience the 6th annual Holiday Trail of Lights, the most unique holiday lighting display in North Texas. Guests will see thousands of lights—many ...
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Janet Jackson "Unbreakable World Tour"

2016-01-24

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Sunday, January 24, 2016 The Unbreakable World Tour is the seventh concert tour by American recording artist Janet Jackson. The tour will be in support of her upcoming eleventh studio album and is supported by a world tour.
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Collin County Christian Prayer Breakfast

2016-05-05

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Thursday, May 5, 2016 Annually, the Collin County Christian Prayer Breakfast event brings together people from all parts of Collin County and beyond to give praise, glory and honor to our Lord and Savior ...
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