At A Touch of Utopia Day Spa we recognize that our fast-paced lives are in dire need of balance. The fact is, only when mind and body blend in harmony can we acheive radiant health, beauty, and relaxation. A Touch of Utopia Day Spa is a day spa that encourages clients to attain that glorious realization of mind and body in sync.
Our professional staff is seriously dedicated to the enhancement of every client's well-being...women and men both the young and mature.
Spend one hour or an entire day, At A Touch of Utopia Day Spa our staff will help to guide and nurture you on your quest for total health and renewal.
We live in a fast-faced society that makes it difficult for us to pause all of our daily activities to have time for nurturing ourselves, and enjoy the simple pleasures with those we care about. Many of us could use a break from the chaos of every day things, and by allowing ourselves to retreat we can begin to restore balance in our lives.
Having a balance in life is crucial, because in order for any to perform at their best, there must be balance between body, mind, and spirit. For that reason, we invite you to come to All Seasons Beauty Spa, a place where you can delight your spirit, treat your body and relax your mind. We offer inclusive services for both men and women including skin care, nail care, body care, waxing, make-up services, as well as permanent cosmetics. Everything we do is to ensure that our clients are happy, comfortable, relaxed and rejuvenated.
Amazing Jake’s is the newest place to plan your next school field trip, church event, team party or any other group outing you can imagine. This new facility located at Collin Creek Mall features go-karts, bumper cars, miniature golf, bowling, unlimited arcade games, laser tag, rock wall climbing, great food and much more. So when planning your next outing, remember Amazing Jakes.
The preserve is a 200-acre park featuring vast areas of natural beauty for walking, jogging, hiking and other outdoor activities. Park hours are Monday thru Sunday, 5:00am-11:00pm. Gates are closed when the park is closed.
This art center is bringing a world of refinement to the ever-growing city of Plano. Exhibits have included batiks by Jun Ye of China and photographs of Guanajuato, Mexico by June Van Cleef. Eclectic productions range from a show of the Golden Rod Puppets by the Hobey Ford Troupe to classical guitar performed by Robert Bluestone. Every third Friday of each month at 7p is poetry night. Various featured poets are highlighted, and an open-mike session follows. Admission and exhibits are always free; however, performance prices vary.
Take time out to go to the ballgame! A collection of artifacts and memorabilia are on exhibit at the Legends of the Game Baseball Museum in the Ballpark in Arlington. See jerseys, bats, balls, equipment, trophies and other items belonging to baseball's legends such as Ruth, Gehrig, Foxx and others. From April through October attend one of the Ranger games after the tour of the museum.
The worlds largest country music honky-tonk. The Country Music Association and Academy of Country Music has named Billy Bob's Texas, the "best country music nightclub in the world!" See professional rodeo cowboys do their stuff in the indoor arena. They also host the biggest stars in country music every weekend, in addition to private parties and special events. Kids under 17 are always welcome with a parent or guardian.
Texas' newest aviation museum in Addison features 50,000 square feet of warbirds on display that have been restored to their original condition. An aviation gift shop, aviation art and memorabilia gallery with a snack shop. The museum is located just outside of Dallas on the grounds of Addison Airport and is open Monday thru Saturday from 9:00am-5:00pm and Sunday from 11:00am-5:00pm.
Chestnut Square Historic Village is a collection of six historic homes, a replica of a one-room school house, chapel and store on 2.5 acres just south of the downtown McKinney square. The grounds also include a blacksmith shop, smoke house, and beautiful chapel and reception gardens. The buildings include period artifacts showing how people lived in Collin County from 1854-1920.
At Connie Lee Studio we inspire health, beauty and vitality for all our valued customers. You are instantly enticed by a rich and warm aroma that calms your senses and sets the mood for indulging in our world class spa services. Choose from Connie's Signature facials, waxing, eyelash extensions and beauty techniques. Plus, enjoy a relaxing and revitalizing massages.
For the past 30 years Connie Lee has been nationally recognized as an Elite Cosmetologist & Esthetician originally trained and worked at the prestigious Moi Salon in New York City. Connie Lee's celebrity clientele includes: Joan Rivers, Barbara Walters, Faye Dunaway, Jane Seymour and Joan Lunden.
Connie's work has been featured in Vogue and Harper's Bazaar, as well as broadway and movie sets. Connie relocated to Dallas in 1991 and has built long lasting relationships with many loyal clients in North Dallas and Plano.
Come enjoy and let Connie bring out the beauty already within you!
Visit the largest collection of azaleas in the Southwest! The Arboretum features 66 superbly landscaped acres of trees, gardens and lush lawns nestled beside beautiful White Rock Lake. Stroll through the gardens on your way to the 21,000 square foot DeGolyer Mansion. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and the mansion is recorded as a Texas Historic Landmark.
Score a touchdown with the Cowboys! Tour the home of the National Football League world champions, Dallas Cowboys, to take a look behind-the-scenes at one of America's favorite teams. The tour includes a birds-eye view of the game from the prestigious private suites and press boxes. Then view the locker room, followed by a walk onto the playing field. The Cowboy's playing season runs from August through January.
Step back in time when you visit the Dallas Heritage Village located within Old City Park. With 35 restored structures and four reproductions, the 13-acre park is an accredited institution of the American Association of Museums. The park is a museum of architectural and cultural history, interpreting Dallas and North Central Texas during 1840-1910. The Brent Place Restaurant is located on the park site and is open on a daily basis, featuring a menu of home-style and gourmet cuisine.
Hoop it up! The Mavericks bring excitement to all fans at American Airlines Center from October through April. See our website for ticket information and team statistics.
Art from around the world. The collections of the Dallas Museum of Art are as diverse as the interests of the community it serves. The major holdings are in ancient American, African, Indonesian and contemporary art, as well as American decorative art. The museum serves as a cultural center for the Dallas/Fort Worth Area. After your tour, stop by one of two restaurants or visit the Museum Store and take home a souvenir.
Start the War! See the 1999 NHL Stanley Cup Champion Dallas Stars compete with the best of the National Hockey League. Seasonal games are played September through April at American Airlines Center.
The Dallas Vigilantes were an Arena Football League team based in Dallas, Texas. Like its AFL predecessor, the Dallas Desperados, the Vigilantes played at the American Airlines Center..
Features 80,000 gallons of saltwater exhibits including sharks, stingrays and hundreds of reef fish, all living in a coral reef ecosystem. The immersion rainforest exhibit features plants and animals from Venezuela, along the Orinoco River. Open Monday thru Sunday from 10:00am-5:00pm.
The 95-acre Dallas Zoo features the ExxonMobil Endangered Tiger Habitat with rare Sumatran and Indochinese tigers; the Lacerte Family Children's Zoo with interactive, educational exhibits for toddlers to pre teens; and the 25-acre Wilds of Africa with the Kimberly Clark Chimpanzee Forest and Jake L. Hamon Gorilla Conservation Research Center. Don't miss the new Endangered Species Carousel in the Entry Plaza! Open Monday thru Sunday, 9:00am 4:00pm, daily except Christmas.
2003 winner of best new baseball ballpark on www.baseballpark.com. It's been a few years but we like to think of our ballpark as the best around. Come to enjoy our innovative entertainment and memorable experiences to pure baseball.
Need some time to relax and unwind. Come to the ECO Salon & Spa to pamper yourself. You can choose from a variety of services from hair styling, body wraps, microdermabrasion, massages, facials, and many more ways to pamper and indulge yourself.
Amid the pleasant and popular Shops at Willow Bend, you'll find our sophisticated and serene spa. We pamper our clients with a Signature selection of facial and body treatments, massages, manicures and pedicures, make-up artistry and other amenities such as aging skincare products and our spa gift certificates are perfect for any season and any reason. Visit our Red Door in Plano, Texas for the ultimate experience of luxury, individual attention and professional expertise.
This 277-acre National Historic Landmark is home to the State Fair of Texas every October and is visited by over seven million people annually. While at the Fair, you will find the African-American Museum, Dallas Aquarium, Age of Steam Railroad Museum, The Cotton Bowl, The Science Place, TI Founders IMAX® Theater, The Science Place Planetarium and much more.
Fairview Farms Marketplace is a unique development that takes you back to farm life years ago when life was a lot simpler. Barnyard Buddies has pony rides, a petting zoo, kid games and much more! Stroll through the Farmer's Market and experience the great taste of our farm fresh produce. The marketplace is closed on Mondays and in off-seasons.
Check out the Fairview Corral Barn, a country-style party facility which seats 350 people; a perfect location for your next large event.
Visit the Fort Worth Zoo and see more than 5,000 exotic and native animals in beautifully landscaped natural habitats. Established in 1909, the Fort Worth Zoo is the oldest zoo site in Texas and one of the top zoos in the nation. Monday thru Friday, 10:00am-5:00pm, Saturday & Sunday, 10:00am-6:00pm.
The area was designated as a historical landmark in 1976, and is considered one of Texas' most popular tourist attractions. At the Stockyards you will find everything you need from holiday fun to Texas history. You will find plenty of shopping, nightlife, restaurants, and entertainment that will give you a taste of the old west.
Embark on a journey through local history at the Frisco Heritage Museum and Frisco Junction, a living village comprised of buildings representing the area's rich history. Visitors will not only see and hear the past come alive, they will participate in recreating history in many of the interactive exhibits throughout the Museum and historic structures. Jump into Frisco's past and help create Frisco's future.
The Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary is a 289-acre outdoor preserve and nature museum. Guests encounter numerous species of birds, insects, and animals that have found refuge within the rapidly developing Collin County area. The museum features: the Living Lab, an interactive hands-on science laboratory; Venomous Snakes of Texas exhibit; and rotating nature art exhibits. The Heard is open Monday thru Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm and Sundays, 1:00pm-5:00pm. Admission is $9 for adults and $6 for ages 3-12 and seniors. Open year-round except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day. Group discounts and education tours available. Located one mile east of Highway 5 South on FM 1378. For more information, call 972-562-5566.
This four-acre museum preserves a way of life during the height of farm prosperity in the early 1900's. The beautiful Victorian home and 12 outbuildings was the hub of a 360-acre farm operated by a colorful local resident, Ammie Wilson. The museum is open to the public and guided tours are available.
Downtown Plano holds something for everyone....shopping, dining, nightlife, culture, etc.
Unique and one-of-a-kind stores and boutiques line the brick street. In addition to shopping you can stop for a bite to eat and one of the many eateries located downtown or meet some friends for a drink after a hard days work.
Enjoy acres of water fun at Hurricane Harbor. The park offers cool pools, giant slides and thrilling rides for a full day of fun and relaxation. Other features include a special water playground for children, a gift shop with souvenirs and swimwear, as well as snack bars. Picnic coolers are allowed; however, alcohol and glass containers are not allowed. Seasonal days and hours: open daily through summer: open weekends through September.
Journey back to where bowling began. Discover an interactive museum brimming with one-of-a-kind bowling artifacts, a unique bowling experience and a cutting-edge glimpse at the far-flung future of this global pastime.
Plano transportation history is brought back to life with this interesting exhibit. Once a vital part of the Texas Electric Railway which stretched from Denison to Waco, the Interurban is one of the original electric cars that ran on the tracks through Plano. Also on site is Car 360 which carried mail, as well as passengers. Open Monday thru Friday from 10:00am-2:00pm and Saturday from 1:00pm-5:00pm. There is no entrance fee; however, contributions are greatly appreciated. Individual and group tours of the museum can be arranged by contacting the museum.
The Kimbell Art Museum's holdings range in period from antiquity to the 20th century, including masterpieces by Rembrandt, Monet and many others. The Museum is also one of the few institutions in the Southwest with a substantial collection of Asian arts. Tours are offered every Wednesday at 2:00pm and Sunday at 3:00pm. Special interest tours can be arranged at least two weeks in advance. Enjoy lunch, dinner buffet or Sunday brunch at The Buffet Restaurant in the museum.
Located at Legacy Drive and Dallas Parkway is an eclectic array of shops and restaurants for your entertainment. Whether you are staying at the Marriott at Legacy Town Center or going to the Angelika Film Center you can find a variety
In addition, you can stop to see "Trails in Legacy", a public art collection which includes a series of 22 bronze sculptures located off Bishop Road, north of Legacy Drive at Baccus Plaza.
Visit LEGOLAND Discovery Center Dallas / Fort Worth and it's like you've jumped into the world's biggest box of LEGO bricks! With over 2 million LEGO bricks under one roof featuring large-scale hands-on exhibits, rides & films, plus birthday parties, this is a great way to have fun with the whole family.
L'Image offers a full range of salon and spa services from top stylists and spa practitioners. Whether you have an hour or an entire day, come and get away from the stresses of life.
And they're off! Witness world class horse racing and first-class family entertainment at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie. Spend a day or an evening at the races. The racing season runs April through July.
The Palace allows you to enter a magical kingdom where you can see famous Hollywood stars, both past and present. Not only can you mingle with the stars of the entertainment world, but you can enter a world of terrifying frights of Hollywood classics. In addition to Hollywood icons on display, you can meet the past 41 presidents. Find out how these wax figures are made and create your own hand in wax.
Main Event operates high volume family entertainment centers throughout Texas. Main Event houses 45,000-75,000 square feet of high quality recreational bowling, billiards, laser tag, a unique selection of interactive games, a tempting array of quality food and beverage, as well as complimentary Wi-Fi and flexible meeting and event space with VIP accomodations for corporate meetings or group gatherings.
Enjoy an exciting evening of quality, family entertainment based upon the glory of the Middle Ages. Guests will experience spectacular pageantry, dramatic horsemanship, breathtaking swordplay, falconry, sorcery and an authentic jousting tournament between the six brave knights of the realm. During the festivities a four-course meal is served in true medieval pre-silverware fashion. Show times: Tuesday thru Sunday; hours vary. Reservations required.
A whole night of real Texas fun! From home-cooked barbecue, live Texas music and exciting pro-cowboy competitions, the Mesquite Championship Rodeo is the place to be for a rowdy time. It's the same explosive action you see weekly on The Nashville Network (TNN), running Friday and Saturday nights, April through September.
The Museum of Biblical Arts - The Biblical Arts Center has served people of all faiths and walks of life since the 1960's. Visitors have included those from religious backgrounds including the Protestant, Catholic and Jewish communities or those that just have an interest in biblically themed art.
The NTX Automotive Museum has a wide variety of automobiles on display throughout the year. The cars rotate as we get new automobiles in while others go on to the next showcase. You will find any kind of automobile from classic, antique, muscle, movie-related or race car.
A special section inside the museum is dedicated to consignment vehicles. These cars are presented by the owners and are for sale through a site sale. You will find a small sign on the car referencing our front desk for more information. Only the best and highest quality vehicles are allowed in our museum.
Throughout the year you will see many different events passing by from swap meets to classic car auctions, to make and model specific shows. These events will be held outside our museum in the different parking areas.
The history of North Texas and the history of Masonry in North Texas are one and the same. The first settlers to the North Texas area arrived in the 1840's. The first Masonic Lodge located in the area that would become the City of Plano, Texas was chartered in 1859 and ceased operations in 1888. The second Masonic Lodge was chartered six years later in 1894 and continues its operations today. By the turn of the century, there were over 30 lodges in the North Texas area. With a tradition spanning more than 147 years in Plano, more than 170 years in Texas and more than 300 years in the United States of America, Masons have played an important part in the cultural, social, economic, and political development of communities throughout North Texas and our Nation. The North Texas Masonic Historical Museum & Library houses and preserves this history to utilize and disseminate this collective knowledge for Masons, historians, scholars and the public.
We are open every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from (1:00 pm to 4:00pm) except for holidays.
PINSTACK is North Texas’ first state-of-the-art bowling and active entertainment destination. From VIP bowling experiences to two-story laser tag, bumper cars, LED lit six-lane rock climbing walls, hundreds of interactive games and simulator technology, PINSTACK offers fun for everyone. A chef-inspired restaurant offers an upscale dining experience before or after gaming with modern American classics, a stacked bar and craft cocktails. The “Bowl Bar,” located right next to the bowling lanes, serves guests 24 beers and six wines on tap, top shelf craft cocktails, and full-service, gourmet coffee and gelato bars.
The 117-acres park has a 20,000 seat soccer stadium located at the intersection of Main Street and Dallas North Tollway in Frisco. Games run from July through October.
Pranaa is an elegant sanctuary for rejuventation of mind, body and spirit, comprising two spaces, one for yoga and one for Ayurveda. This retreat for Ayurveda, Massage and Yoga is designed on the five elements of Ayuveda: air, water, fire, earth and space.
At Pranaa, we use products that are specially formulated, based on Ayurvedic principles. All our therapists are trained in the traditional Ayurvedia therapies and our Ayurvedic consultants are trained in an Ayurvedic degree from renowned Ayurvedic collegus. Our yoga teachers are certified in the Viniyoga and Kripalu style of yoga along with instructors trained from some of the well-known yoga centers in India.
Interested in seeing the unusual, odd and weird, then this is the place to be. Open Monday thru Friday, 10:00am-5:00pm; Saturday & Sunday, 10:00am-6:00pm.
Serenity Salon & Spa provides a warm and relaxing environment for all your hairstyling and spa services. Our highly trained international staff offers you the latest trends in hair design, color, straightening and hair extensions. While providing a tailored look specifically designed for your own personal style, you will receive the pampering that makes you forget the daily stress of city demands.
Enjoy thrilling rides, family rides, water adventures, concerts, games, shows and special attractions just for the little ones. Six Flags handles theme parties, private parties, special events, meetings, trade shows, spouse/youth/guest programs, product introductions, consignment tickets and much more, all surrounded by a multi-million dollar theme park. Seasonal operation. Please call for information. Summer: Open daily. Spring & Fall: Weekends only.
Enjoy some time for yourself with a variety of spa treatments to choose from including facial treatments, peels, anti-stress therapies, waxing and tinting services.
Known as the "world's most famous ranch", Southfork Ranch has attracted millions of visitors ever since it became the homestead of the fictional Ewing clan from the hit TV show, "Dallas". Although most visitors are aware that J.R., Bobby, nor Miss Ellie ever actually lived at the ranch, they are drawn to its sprawling acres in hopes of experiencing a bit of television history and a lot of Texas hospitality.
Shop at "Ranch Round Up" in the Visitors Center, featuring a wide selection of Southfork gift items and Texas collectibles.
Re-live some of the memorable moments from "Dallas" in the "Dallas Legends: Fact to Fantasy" Exhibit. See the gun that shot J.R., Lucy's wedding dress, video clips from the series, interviews with the stars, and other memorabilia that will make you feel right at home with the most famous Texans of them all, the Ewings.
Tram Tour departs the Visitors Center, taking guests through International Drive, proudly flying flags representing some of the 96 countries where "Dallas" has been broadcast. You will also be able to view Texas longhorns and American quarter horses.
At the famed Ewing Mansion, a tour guide will give interesting tidbits about the years of filming and insight into the characters of "Dallas". Guests are given a full guided tour of the "most famous white house west of D.C.".
As guests depart the mansion, they can stroll through the ranch grounds, and stop and visit "Lincolns and Longhorns," displaying Jock Ewing's original 1978 Lincoln Continental. Guests can shop here for Dallas-inspired men's and ladies apparel, decor, and accessories.
Located just 5-10 minutes from the Plano Centre, Southfork is open daily, year 'round for guided tours, private parties, special events, shopping and more!
Spa Habitat is an award-winning full-service organic spa located in historic downtown Plano. We offer a variety of spa services including massage, facials, body wraps & scrubs, hand & foot treatments, hair removal and spa packages.
Our goal is to provide the ultimate in relaxation and restoration while using only pure, organic products that are completely safe for your skin, you body and the environment.
Spa Habitat is an award-winning full-service organic spa located in historic downtown Plano. We offer a variety of spa services including massage, facials, body wraps & scrubs, hand & foot treatments, hair removal and spa packages. Our goal is to provide the ultimate in relaxation and restoration while using only pure, organic products that are completely safe for your skin, you body and the environment.
A unique 12-acre racing park dedicated to speed and competition. Includes four types of racing, miniature golf, game room and private rooms/event areas. SpeedZone is also the ideal place for group events and corporate meetings. And the tempting menu at the SpeedZone Cafe has something for everyone. Monday thru Friday, 11:00am-1:00am; Saturday, 10:00am-1:00am; Sunday, 10:00am-11:00pm.
Race towards a fun and exciting time when you visit the Texas Motor Speedway. Come and enjoy the races, as well as a behind-the-scenes tour which includes checking out the race-time control tower and infield. Races are scheduled March through October.
The Collin County Farm Museum was created to educate and inform people about the history of farming in Collin County and its impact in North Texas. The Farm Museum includes farming equipment from different periods of farming history. The Farm Museum consists of 8,528 square feet in the Wells Building, the blacksmith shop, the granary and the confinement house.
The Heard-Craig House, built in 1900, is one of the most beautifully preserved historic homes in North Texas. The gracious hospitality of S. D. Heard and his wife, Lillie, made this residence a center of social, business, art and literary activities. The family’s heirlooms, art objects, personal memorabilia and furniture remain in the home today.
Thanks to the foresight of the Heard’s daughter, Kathryn (Katie), the Heard family home has been preserved so that future generations can “learn somewhat of the past.” It was Kathryn Heard Craig’s dream that her family home be used for the “education and enlightenment of the women of McKinney.” She believed that by providing a “club house” where the women’s clubs could meet that they would continue to flourish; and provide personal enrichment and education to their members. Clubs with a cultural, literary or educational focus have had the privilege of meeting in the Heard-Craig facilities since 1971.
History, after all, is the memory of a nation." Little did JFK know that his quote would come to life with his death. In November of 1963 President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas and thus began the memory of a nation. Housed in the former Texas School Book Depository Building, the museum examines the life, death and legacy of President JFK.
The Spa at Willow Bend is dedicated to the highest quality in spa products, services and therapies available Combining ancient Asian techniques with modern spa technology, our spa combines the best of both worlds. Quiet meditation, revitalization, rejuvenation, relaxation and wellness are our goals for you.
The historic Texas Pool is 168 thousand gallons of saltwater shaped like the great State of Texas. It is located near downtown Plano off 15th Street near Alma. The Texas Pool is supported by a membership base, but offers a tourist pass for visitors and hosts a number of free and public events each season. The Memorial Day celebration with the National Moment of Remembrance and National Night Out are just two examples of free public events at the Texas Pool. The Texas Pool is one of Plano's very own historic Texas style attractions. Check their website for hours and more information about the visitor pass.
The Woodhouse Day Spa® is dedicated to exceeding your expectations each and every time you visit our spa. We want you to have outstanding experiences with us and leave feeling transformed. In recognizing your need to have a trusted and distinctive place to relax and experience spa services, we commit to providing that safe haven for you.
In order to consistently achieve our standard, we have designed an atmosphere of inspiration that facilitates relaxation and rejuvenation. Our family of therapists genuinely cares about your overall well-being. In each treatment, the therapist is dedicated to achieving maxiumum results.
The purpose for our standard is to care for you and through our caring attention, enable you to live a more fulfilled life. We hope each experience with us is an outstanding one and we can offer the escape you deserve.
You have reached the shopping and entertainment center of the west end of downtown Dallas. Eat and mingle with the stars at Planet Hollywood! Satisfy your sweet tooth and tempt your taste buds at The Fudgery. Enjoy an entire day or evening all under one roof browsing specialty shops and getting caught up in all the action! Open Monday thru Thursday, 11:00am-10:00pm; Friday and Saturday, 11:00am-12:00am; Sundays, 12:00pm-6:00pm.
Zero Gravity Thrill Ride Adventure Park offers the biggest adrenaline rush you can experience in a safe environment. We have been in business for 16 years and offer many different "extreme" rides including a bungee tower, the Skycoaster, The Texas Blastoff and the Nothin' But the Net.
If you are looking for something different and fun, the Zero Gravity is for you.