Life, Events, and Things To Do in McKinney, TX

Suburban charm with modern city conveniences and comforts awaits with life in McKinney, Texas. A serene-meets-stunning setting, an authentic sense of community, an excellent education system and desirable proximity to downtown Dallas come together here to create an award-winning living experience. McKinney’s previous recognitions include spots in Money’s “Best Places to Live in America” list and Wallet Hub’s “Best Place for First-Time Home Buyers” list.

Unique by nature, McKinney has one of the oldest and most active downtown districts in the state, home to more than 120 boutique businesses, two dozen local restaurants and a lively social scene. From tree-lined streets to more than 50 miles of hiking and biking trails to expansive parkspace and a 289-acre wildlife sanctuary, the city offers matchless connectivity to nature and outdoor pursuits. Sports enthusiasts will enjoy coveted access to exciting events, including NCAA football championships and PGA golf qualifiers, as well as recreational spaces for baseball, disc golf, skateboarding and gymnastics.

Events Around Town


McKinney Wine and Music Festival


Trick or Treat Trail at Towne Lake Park


Painted Tree

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