Things to Do

You might already know about Allen’s three unique shopping destinations or the fact that we have more than 250 restaurants to choose from and 10 hotels from nationally respected brands, but did you know about all the extras we offer? Getting active in Allen ranges from the extreme to the effortless and everything in between. If experiencing a bit of art and culture is more your style we have plenty of that, too. We offer great concerts and events as well as just about every spectator sport you can imagine. Of course, Allen is known for its outdoors - 1,196 acres of parkland, more than 70 miles of hike-and-bike trails, 60 parks and seven recreation facilities, including a municipal golf course, natatorium and one of the state's largest outdoor skate parks.

  1. Plan Your Summer Fun in Allen!

    Time to start planning some family fun; whether a day-cation or stay-cation, Allen has the perfect mix of fun attractions, restaurants, and outdoor adventure for the whole family! Learn More >>
  2. 5 Million Sq. Ft. of Outdoor Shopping

    With over 5 million sq. ft. of shopping across four outdoor shopping centers, one-of-a-kind local boutiques, specialty shops, and all the designer and name-brand stores you can ask for, you'll find everything on your list this season! Learn More >>
  3. Allen After Dark

    The day is over, but the fun is only beginning in Allen, TX. Late nights and deep conversations await you at the best places to unwind or turn up. With so many options, Allen, TX can help you find your groove and enjoy your evenings! Learn More >>
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