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Feb 05

Top 12 Experience Gift Ideas in Allen, TX

Posted on February 5, 2020 at 2:14 PM by Kristen Cruz

Experience gifting is becoming more and more popular. We all have that one person on our list who's impossible to shop for, have everything they want, or value memories over material things.  With just a few Christmas shopping days left, we’re counting down our TOP 12 #Visitallen gift experience ideas! Give the gift of a memorable experience at some of our most unique Allen attractions, perfect for everyone in the family!

#1 – Dino Tour at The Dinosaur Company
The Dinosaur Company - Visit Allen TX

The Dinosaur Company designs animatronic dinosaurs and giant bugs for exhibits, zoos, museums, theme parks, movies, and much more all over the world. How cool is it that those giant Dinos and Bugs are created right here in Allen at their facility?! Pretty cool. And you can gift anyone in your family with a tour of these awesome giants. You can book them online!


#2 – Day of Gaming at PLAYLive Nation
Day of Play at PLAYlive Nation - Visit Allen TX

PLAYlive Nation is a premium social gaming lounge focused on uniting like-minded players of all ages and to creating strong community-based relationships. Give the gift of a membership at PLAYlive Nation this Christmas!


#3 – Brewery Tour at Nine Band Brewery

Nine Band Brewery - Visit Allen TX

Every first Saturday of the month, Nine Band Brewery hosts a guided brewery tour for just $15 per person which also includes a pint glass and samples. Additional drinks can be purchased in the taproom once the samples are redeemed. Give the gift of a brewery tour at Nine Band Brewing.


#4 Gift Card or a NYE VIP Package at  Topgolf
Top Golf Allen - Visit Allen TX

Topgolf is celebrating the arrival of 2020 by throwing one of our biggest parties of the year. Enjoy live entertainment, a chef-inspired menu and an unforgettable midnight celebration. Upgrade to the VIP experience for exclusive access to a premium holiday dinner buffet and a bottle of bubbly* to share with friends. All New Year's Eve packages include unlimited game play from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.** for up to six Guests, front row seats to a midnight fireworks show and party favors to go along with our glow-in-the-dark theme for the night.


#5 – Tickets to Dallas Fuel Classic Weekend at Allen Event Center (April 2020)
Dallas Fuel Classic Weekend - Visit Allen TX
Dallas Fuel is an American professional Overwatch team based in Dallas, Texas that competes in the Overwatch League (OWL) as a member of the league's Pacific Division. Founded in 2017, Dallas Fuel is one of the league's twelve founding members and is one of two professional Overwatch teams based in Texas. During the third weekend April 25-26 at Allen Event Center, which is also a triple header, the team will face off against the Guangzhou Charge and the Shanghai Dragons. The third weekend will serve as the last week of competition in the first half of the regular season before the mid-season split week. Get that special someone tickets now!


#6 – Wakepark Passes to Hydrous Waterpark
Hydrous Wakepark - Visit Allen TX

Hydrous Wakepark Allen is a cable wakeboarding training facility, focused on producing the best wakeboarders in the area! Our unique overhead cable system is used to pull the riders around a 10-acre lake. This style of wakeboarding allows for an optimal wakeboard experience providing riders with a great sense of joy and accomplishment that only the sunshine and cool waters at Hydrous can provide. Give the gift of lessons, full day rentals, or a camp!


#7 – VIP Booking Experience or a Round of Golf at Courses at Watters Creek
Courses at Watters Creek - Visit Allen, TX

Instead of offering just one course, The Courses at Watters Creek offers the perfect blend of multiple courses all in one place appealing to any golfer. We offer a total of 33 holes, all of which offer a unique experience for every golfer, every deadline and every budget. Give the gift of a VIP booking experience or a tee time at Courses at Watters Creek.


#8 – Weekend Stay at Delta Hotels by Marriott Dallas Allen
Delta Hotels by Marriott Dallas Allen - Visit Allen, TX

The Delta Hotel by Marriott in Allen is a sophisticated interpretation of the Texas urban landscape reflecting the energy of booming North Dallas, blending rustic design materials with curated art and the latest technology. The guest rooms and suites feature thoughtful accommodations, including lush linens, productive workspaces, free bottled water and high-speed Wi-Fi. With Chef Stephan Pyles at the helm, the culinary offerings deliver a true Texas dining experience—with a few delightful surprises thrown in. Enjoy inventive cuisine, ample parking, a fitness center, an expansive patio and pool, plus high-end shopping and dining across the street. Relish in luxury at Delta Hotels Dallas Allen. The perfect weekend staycation!


#9 – Annual Membership or Hot Stone Massage at Hand & Stone Massage
Hand & Stone Massage - Visit Allen, TX

In a stress-filled world, the full body massage at Hand and Stone will relieve tension, soothe tired muscles and temper migraines. They offer several choices including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Sports and more!  Be sure to check out the signature hot stone massage, designed to melt away the stress of deadlines and hectic schedules. Or opt for a gift that keeps on giving, an annual membership!


#10 – VIP Experience at Pinstack
Pinstack - Visit Allen, TX

From state-of-the-art bowling lanes to its unique LED Rock Climbing Wall, PINSTACK has indoor games for the whole family. The one-of-a-kind indoor family activity venue features a full-service restaurant offering a chef-inspired menu featuring local and regional cuisine, a full bar and a private dining area. Gift the VIP experience!


#11 – Paint & Sip Experience at Blue House Too
Blue House Too - Visit Allen TX

Blue House Too is the realization of Allen Arts Alliance’s vision of a vibrant non-profit art space in the community. They host art exhibits, performing art events, art classes & workshops for all ages, choir rehearsals, teen music nights, and pop-up shops! Join the FUN and and come paint with WanderBrush. Gift a Paint and Sip Class!


#12 – Membership or Camp at D-Bat
D-Bat - Visit Allen, TX

D-Bat Allen provides a quality teaching environment with professional instruction to enhance the baseball and softball experience for players at all levels and help them reach their goals. This facility has quickly become the top indoor Baseball and Softball training center in the country. Gift an annual membership or one of their over 50 camps and clinics this year!