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Find Your Holiday 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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Young at Heart: Victorian Magic Lantern & Blacksmith Demo

Heritage Farmstead Museum offers a program for seniors, Young at Heart: 55+ Exceeding the Limit.  The program offers educational activities for adults over the age of 55 from April through October.

Pre-registration for each class is $6.00 per person. Groups of eight or more, $4 per person. Guests may also purchase a 55+ season package of seven programs for $35. Each program is limited to 50 registrants. Pre-registration deadline is midnight the Thursday prior to each program, but walk up registration is also permitted if there is space available.

September 10, 2018 – Victorian Magic Lantern Show and Blacksmith Demo
The Victorian Magic Lantern Show was a precursor to the modern day movies. Hand painted slides are projected, and even appear to be animated. Beth and Mark Ayers will present their show set to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow’s poem, “The Village Blacksmith.” We will also have a blacksmith doing a demonstration in our blacksmith shop.

October 8, 2018  – Dallas Banjo Band and Ice Cream Social
Dallas banjo band is a 20+ piece band comprised of banjo players. They perform everything from Rhapsody in Blue, to Sweet Caroline!

Event Details

Monday, September 10, 2018
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Website
Heritage Farmstead Museum
1900 W 15th Street
Plano, TX 75075 United States
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Phone: 972-881-0140
Cost: $6