Thursday , 22 March 2018

Weekend Buzz: Third Monday Trade Days, Vintage Shopping and More

From shopping to `The Curse of an Aching Heart,’ the McKinney Convention & Visitors Bureau has quite a few entertainment suggestions for all of us this weekend.

weekend trade daysThird Monday Trade Days (Friday through Sunday): Ready for some outdoor fun since it’s cooled off? Head to Trade Days Friday,Saturday, or Sunday for the trendy attire, handcrafted jewelry, home décor, handcrafted wooden benches, swings, gliders, pets and pet supplies, discount pool supplies, western décor,  cabinet hardware, and much more. Open 8a.m. to 5 p.m. all three days. Free admission; parking is $5 on Saturday and Sunday before 3 p.m. Free parking all day Friday.

Vintage Shopping (Friday-Saturday): Multiple antique, vintage, and junk vendors will sell their wares Friday and Saturday at the Old Red LumberyardTreasure Spotters, Dumpster Diva,Fringe, and the newest business in the Flour Mill District, “man-tique”-filled Relic Warehouse (351 E. Louisiana). Located in the area surrounding the historic Flour Mill (600 E. Louisiana to the south and 600 E. Virginia to the north). 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day.

curse of aching heart`The Curse of an Aching Heart (Friday-Saturday): … or “Trapped in the Spider’s Web.” McKinney Repertory Theatre presents their annual melodrama complete with villian, damsel in distress, hero, booing, and hissing. Wear a mustache or donate canned food, and you’ll get free popcorn to throw. 7:30 p.m. both evenings. (Continues next weekend.) At McKinney Performing Arts Center, 111 N. Tennessee. 214-544-4630.

Live Entertainment: 

Cadillac Pizza Pub: Open Mic (Thur.);  Schroomville (Fri.); Chris Watson Band (Sat.)

Hank’s: Kyle Thompson (Thur.); Aaron Watson (Fri.);         No Justice (Sat.)
Rick’s Lounge:
 The Brehms (Thur.); Holland K. Smith (Fri.); Tyla Taylor (Sat.)

Grotto: Travis Muscatell & The Black Hand Rivalry (Fri.); Prophets and Outlaws (Sat.)
Landon Winery: Daniel Chrysler (Fri.); Steve Duncan (Sat.)
Lone Star Wine Cellar: Steve Rose (Thur., Fri., Sat.)
Spoons Cafe: Open Mic Night (Thurs.); Katie Lamb (Fri.)
August Art Gallery Exhibits
Downtown galleries feature these artists in August.

And Even More To Do …

Seussical Jr.: Play by McKinney Youth Theatre summer students. At Heard-Craig Hall, 306 N. Church. Friday 7:15 p.m.; Sat.2:15 & 7:15 p.m.; Sun., 2:15 p.m.

Texas Butterfly Garden at the Heard Museum. 972-562-5566.

Adriatica Farmers Market: 3-7 p.m. At Virginia Pkwy. & Adriatica Dr.


Franconia Brewery Tour: $5 for tour and tastings. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. At 495 McKinney Pkwy., 972-542-0705

Chestnut Square Farmers Market: From 8 a.m. to noon every Saturday through mid-October. 315 S. Chestnut.


Free Wine Tastings: 2 and 4 p.m. at Mitas Hill Vineyard; 2005 Mitas Hill.972-316-7991.

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