Top 10 Things to Do | Visit Allen, TX

TOP 10 SIZZLING SUMMER THINGS TO DO


1. Market Street Allen USA Celebration, June 30

Join us at Celebration Park for fireworks, giant inflatables, and two stages of entertainment at Allen USA. You know – everything that makes this country great.


2. Catch a Concert by the Creek, now through June

Dance the night away as local musicians perform on The Green at Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm during this free concert series. The fun takes place every Saturday starting at 7 p.m. 


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Grab Your Boards and Hit the Water

Grab your board and take a spin around our state-of-the-art cable wakeboard park. With a beginner system, a pro shop and a shaded beach, Hydrous Wake Park is the perfect place to get your shred on.
   

4.  Stop the Sweat with a Sweet Treat

Take a break from the summer heat and enjoy some nice cold gelato at Paciugo, Italian ice at Rita’s, frozen yogurt at Menchie’s or good old fashioned ice cream at Coldstone Creamery.   

5. Let the Kids Splash at kidMania Sprayground, Now Through October

Keep cool during the hot summer months with water play at kidMania. While you’re there, check out the largest handicap-accessible playground in Texas.

6. Jam Out At Allen Event Center

With the spectacular set of shows lined up at Allen Event Center, you’ll surely want to snag your seats soon. From Steve Miller Band with Peter Frampton to Ladies of the '80s with Debbie Gibson, Lisa Lisa & Tiffany. See who’s coming to town.  

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GET READY FOR OUTDOOR FUN

Stop by Cabela’s and they’ll show you the ins and outs of this outdoor superstore. They’ll even hook you up with fly-fishing lessons.


8. HIT THE HOLES UNDER THE STARS

Beat the heat and swing some wrenches after the sun sets. With a lighted drive range, over 50 hitting stations and nine target greens, the Courses at Watters Creek is the perfect place to get your swing on this summer. 

​9. COOL OFF WITH A COLD BREW 

Spend your summer evening sipping a cold brew in the tap room or on the patio of Nine Band Brewing Co. Be sure to try the June Bug Summer Wheat™ for a refreshing treat.

10. EMBRACE YOUR SUMMER STYLE

Sundresses. Sunglasses. Sandals. Skirts. Embrace your summer style and upgrade you wardrobe at one of our premiere shopping destinations.