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 RussDisney On Ice presents Frozen, and Sesame Street Live! before they’re gone! You don’t want to miss out.

2. Cozy Up With A Carriage Ride 

Sit back and enjoy the cool weather with a horse-drawn carriage ride at Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm. Bring family, friends or that special someone for the perfect holiday evening. Rides start on November 23 – see our calendar for complete time details!


From November 23 – December 22, head over to Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm every Friday and Saturday for A Very Jazzy Christmas with Eddie Crocetti Jazz.  Check the calendar for time details.

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.