Your Guide to Spring Break 2021 in Allen!
Spring break is just around the corner and we know you’re looking for something fun to do with the whole family! Your search stops here. Allen, TX is filled with fun shopping, kid-friendly restaurants, and lots of entertainment options to cure that Spring Break boredom.
Dance the Night Away
Kick off your spring break with a concert by Grammy winning and Billboard music artist TobyMac! You won’t want to miss this 3-night event at Allen Event Center, March 5, 6, 7. Take your experience up a notch by choosing premium seating with the ultimate view for a night full of fun, dancing, and music. Or, feel the bass in your feet and safely join the crowd with floor seats as you jam out to TobyMac, Tauren Wells, Unspoken and more! Purchase your tickets today and start Spring Break off right!
Then, Grammy nominee Kari Jobe brings The Blessing USA Tour to Allen with another world class concert. Sing along to her fan favorites like “Breathe on Us” and “Steady My Heart” when you purchase your tickets for a night of worship and celebration on April 29.
Bring out the Kid in Everyone!
Load up the family and bring Jurassic Park to life at The Dinosaur Company’s newest location in Allen! Book a group tour of their facility, where you’ll marvel at life-size dinosaurs and larger-than-life bugs. Or fly into Spring Break with the Dinosaur Company’s new insect education mini-series. Learn about the Insect of the Day with fun activity stations and a visit from some of their incredible sculptural friends!
Keep the Spring Break fun going at PINSTACK with a little friendly competition. Strike out in a game of bowling, climb to the top of the world on their rock-climbing wall, or tip toe your way across beams and ropes on PINSTACK’S high ropes course. After all that and more, indulge in an all new, delicious, menu featuring a 36in. pizza for families, ultimate ice cream shakes (the pictures don’t do it justice), and an Instagram-worthy platter stacked with wings, tenders, and cheese fries, topped with a large stack of onion rings! But, if you’d rather swing than strike, Topgolf is the place for you! Enjoy multiple game options, an arcade area and full bar for the adults. Find special offers for Topgolf and PINSTACK in our PlayPass!
Celebrate Saint Patty’s Day
Celebrate the luck o’ the Irish, one drink at a time, at Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm on March 17. Watters Creek is hosting a Shamrock Shindig Bar Crawl where you and a group of your lucky friends can turn up at participating bars for a chance to win a $200 Watters Creek gift card. Pick up a bar crawl card from the WC Concierge, collect 3 stamps on your crawl and return the card by 9:00 PM for a chance to win a pot of gold! Start your luck at Frogg Coffee Bar and Creperie where you can indulge in a Blood and Honey Pale Ale and an Italian savory crepe. Then, make your way around The Village Green and end the crawl at Village Burger Bar for a Dougie burger piled with bacon and a fried egg. Add your favorite beer on tap and you're set!
Did someone say, SHOPPING?
When you take a trip to explore Allen’s ultimate shopping and dining scene, bring an extra suitcase because you won’t leave empty handed. Check out hidden gems like Lone Star Mercantile, home to hundreds of local merchants and artisans that handcraft treasures you can’t live without! Splurge on a shopping spree at Allen Premium Outlets. They were voted Trip Advisor's Traveler's Choice 2020 and continues to amaze with an impressive collection of brand name stores and boutiques for the whole family.
Get your thrift on at The Village at Allen with TJMAXX, Ross and local favorites like Uptown Cheapskate – a designer second-hand shop that has it all. Afterwards, head to Kelly’s at The Village patio where you can indulge in brisket chips and the best fried pickles around. With over 200 restaurants to choose from, lively patios for groups of all sizes and 4 outdoor shopping centers, one trip to Allen just isn’t enough. So, we’ll see you again soon *wink*.
Take a Hike!
Soak up the sun at any one of Allen’s parks and trails. Take the kids (fur babies included) out for a walk at the Trail at the Woods where the tree lined path will lead you to the best view of Rowlett Creek. Or, take the kiddos to The Hideout, Allen’s newest playground at Spirit Park, inspired by the classic movie The Sandlot. Talk about adventure and fun!
For the Foodies!
The Allen Food & Wine Walk Presented by Crest Exteriors, is back this spring at The Village at Allen. Bring your taste buds to life with a variety of delicious wines at 20 tasting locations, on May 1. At just $15- $30 per ticket, you can’t beat the inclusions. Live music, outdoor market with local artisans, map to 20 tasting locations, and more! Bring your family. Bring your friends. Bring your appetite. You’re going to be here a while!
The Allen Arts Festival is a true Allen experience, and luckily, it’s back May 7-9! Enjoy a stroll with family and friends while experiencing eccentric art styles of many different local and regional artist, as well as live music and food vendors from around the city. This is one of Allen’s biggest events that you don’t want to miss! Stay tuned to our Facebook for more info!
Stay Over with Special Staycation Rates!
Relax and escape reality—poolside—at the Delta Hotels by Marriott Dallas Allen. Take a dip in their resort-style, heated pool or take a short stroll to Allen’s shopping oasis, Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm, just steps away. With the Delta’s Spring Break Staycation package, enjoy breakfast for 2 adults and 2 children at Provision, overnight self-parking, and your favorite food and drinks served poolside from Texas Canyon Grill.
You can even experience the best of spring close to home at the Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Allen. Gather around the giant outdoor firepit to enjoy the cool spring nights or walk over to The Village at Allen to shop (and eat) ‘til you drop!
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