Top 10 Things to Do | Visit Allen, TX


1.  Enjoy the Show: Fun for every age at allen event center

Allen Event Center has something for everyone this fall.  Grab tickets to see Ladies of the 80s, Russ and Disney On Ice presents Frozen before they’re gone! You don’t want to miss out.

2. Feel the Music at the Concerts by the Creek Fall Series

Now until October 20, head over to Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm to sit back and listen to local musicians every Saturday. From Motown to dance to country and more, you’re sure to find the perfect tune for you.  Check the schedule to see who’s playing next.

3. Celebrate with a Festival in Fall

The Village at Allen presents the Down Home Festival on October 13 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. to celebrate their 10th anniversary. With a local vendor market, kids’ crafts and games, live music and more, you don’t want to miss out

4. cheer on the Champions: 10 Years of Allen Americans

Score a seat close to the action as the Allen Americans celebrate their 10th Anniversary. Whether you want to talk smack from the comfort of a suite or ring your cowbell rink-side, Allen Event Center has the right seat for you. 

5. Make Gift Shopping A Breeze

With holidays right around the corner, don’t stress about presents.  You’ll score one of a kind finds at The Green Tuffet and Lone Star Mercantile (there’s plenty to browse at Lone Star Mercantile with over 200 shops under one roof).

6. Frolic in the fall colors

Enjoy the cooling temperatures and the changing colors at the Connemara Meadow Preserve.  Hike to your heart’s content without ever having to leave the city!

7. Eat More, Stress Less

Take a break from the kitchen and let someone else do the cooking. From casseroles to cupcakes, get your favorite holiday treats without the mess. Discover all the deliciousness in our restaurant directory.

8. Fine Tune Your Swing this Fall  

Perfect your swing this fall at The Courses at Watters Creek.  Tee off with the kids, buddies or pros at one of their three courses with 33 holes of great golf for any skill level.

9. Bundle up in a new wardrobe

As the temperature cools, get the warmest winter attire at one of our premiere shopping destinations. From jackets and scarves to cozy blankets for your home, our stores have you covered.

10. Catch a Fall Flick

Whether you want to be scared out of your seat or laugh the night away, find all your fall flicks at Cinemark 16. Great for date night or family time, one of their screens is sure to please.