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Events in Plano

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. If you are interested in having an event listed on our calendar, you can Submit an Event here.

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May 2017
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May 1, 2017 - May 31, 2017

Legacy Live

The Shops at Legacy

Grab a seat on one of our patios or shop exclusive retail while you enjoy live music from strolling musicians at The Shops at Legacy!   April through June, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 5:30 pm t0 8:30 pm.  The May schedule includes: Thursday, May 4 - Michael Cote | Guitarist Friday, May 5 - Carolyn Jones | Jazz Duo Saturday, May 6 - Brian Stark | Saxophonist and Dolce’ | Duo Thursday, May 11 - Bryan Meggison | Saxophonist Friday,…

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$5 - $6
May 6, 2017 - Jun 4, 2017

Annual Butterfly Festival

The Shops at Willow Bend

The Shops at Willow Bend will host The Greater Plano Kiwanis Club 16th Annual Butterfly Festival in the Grand Court May 6 – June 4. Visitors can walk through a conservatory filled with flowering plants and observe flying butterflies in a natural setting. The display will be open Monday – Saturday from 10 a.m. – 8:00 pm and Sunday noon – 6:00 pm.  Tickets are available for purchase at the display: adults $6.00 and children $5.00.  Children under the age…

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Free
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 @ 8:00 pm

Dancing at McCall Plaza: Free Swing Dance Lessons

McCall Plaza

Plano Stages, in partnership with the Dance Council of North Texas, is excited to present the first of our FREE dance lessons at McCall Plaza. Throughout the year, we will be bringing you the opportunity to learn the basics of a variety of dance styles.  May 24th will be Swing!   Partners are not required. Singles can be matched up on site.  Future dates include: May 24 - Swing August 30 - TBA October 4 - TBA November 1 - TBA

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$10 - $12
Thursday, May 25, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

Madagascar Jr. at Plano Children’s Theatre

Plano Children’s Theatre

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure Jr. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of…

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$85 - $95
Friday, May 26, 2017 @ 10:00 am

Texas Tribute to Elvis Festival

Southfork Ranch

Elvis fans across the globe, get ready for an amazing festival honoring the life, music and fans of Elvis Presley.  On May 26-28, the second annual Texas Tribute to Elvis festival held at legendary South Fork Ranch in Dallas will be unlike any event you have experienced before. Our festival will also feature Elvis themed shows, including some of the world's best Elvis tribute artists gracing our stage in the Oil Baron's Ballroom at the world famous Southfork Ranch.  An…

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$15
Friday, May 26, 2017 @ 6:00 pm

Snow White the Musical

Art Centre Theatre

The timeless story of the beautiful Snow White, who takes refuge in the forest home of seven dwarfs to hide from her stepmother, the wicked Queen. The Queen, jealous because she wants to be known as "the fairest in the land," knows that Snow White's beauty surpasses her own and would do away with her. The dwarfs grow to love their unexpected visitor, who cleans their house and cooks their meals, but the evil Queen arrives at the cottage disguised…

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$10 - $12
Friday, May 26, 2017 @ 7:00 pm

Madagascar Jr. At Plano Children’s Theatre

Plano Children’s Theatre

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto your stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Based on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – A Musical Adventure Jr. follows all of your favorite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of…

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$15
Friday, May 26, 2017 @ 8:30 pm

Welcome Back Kotter

Art Centre Theatre

Who says you can't go home again? Travel with us back to those glorious '70s where Gabe Kotter, a wisecracking (but also wise) teacher, returns to Buchanan High (his old school) in Brooklyn, to take on the daunting task of teaching a remedial class to an ethnically and culturally diverse group of misfits known as the Sweathogs. Little do the Sweathogs know that Kotter was a founding member! Kotter sees their potential, but can they they be taught? And what…

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$25 - $50
Saturday, May 27, 2017 @ 8:30 am

Rock The Block 10K, 5K & Fun Run

Amphitheater at Oak Point Park

Mark your calendar to race for a good cause.  Enter the Rock the Block 10K, 5K or Fun Run and support the Jim Utley Foundation to help kids live drug free.  Register here.  On site packet pickup begins at 7:30 am.  Racing begins at 8:30 am. One of JUF’s goals is to reach kids at a younger age than ever before, hoping that parents realize the value of discussions about the dangers of drugs with children of all ages. The simple, “don’t…

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$85 - $95
Saturday, May 27, 2017 @ 12:00 pm

Texas Tribute to Elvis Festival

Southfork Ranch

Elvis fans across the globe, get ready for an amazing festival honoring the life, music and fans of Elvis Presley.  On May 26th, 2017 the second annual Texas Tribute to Elvis festival held at legendary South Fork Ranch in Dallas will be unlike any event you have experienced before. Our festival will also feature Elvis themed shows, including some of the world's best Elvis tribute artists gracing our stage in the Oil Baron's Ballroom at the world famous Southfork Ranch.…

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