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Historic Downtown McKinney Holiday Events Candlelight Shopping Every Saturday in December, participating retailers in historic downtown will be open until 8 p.m.
Second Saturdays – December Saturday, Dec. 8 at 7:00 p.m. Enjoy an evening of art, music, food and spirits every second Saturday in Downtown McKinney. Guests can explore local art galleries, listen to great local and regional talent and taste some of the area’s best eateries. Many places in Downtown McKinney will keep their doors open from 7 – 10 p.m. For more information click here or call 972-547-2660. Krakatuk: A Nutcracker Prequel Ballet Thursday, Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m. This ballet prequel by Texas Youth Ballet begins on Christmas Eve with a bedtime story told to Marie. The story is a must-see for the holiday season. For ticket information click here or call 214-544-4630.
Romance of Christmas Concert Friday, Dec. 14 at 8:00 p.m. This magical holiday experience features Nashville recording artist Erica Lane, with special guest vocalist Dustin Keele, along with their band and a surprise visitor from the North Pole.Fall in love all over again while Erica Lane warms your heart with her smooth vocals and energetic Christmas tunes – plus enjoy a beautiful multi-media presentation and lights. The Romance of Christmas is perfect for a date night or an event with the entire family! For ticket information click here or call 214-544-4630.
‘Comfort & Joy’ Turtle Creek Chorale Saturday, Dec. 15 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. Join the men of the Turtle Creek Chorale as they share this cherished holiday favorite with you. For ticket information click here or call 214-544-4630.
NYE Celebration Monday, Dec. 31 at 8:30 p.m. Ring in the New Year with McKinney Performing Arts Center! MPAC is hosting a blowout bash of historic proportions featuring casino games, dancing and a champagne toast. Guests will groove to the beats of DJ Mark Brown and enjoy refreshments in the courthouse’s old vault retrofitted as a lounge area. Its Las Vegas style entertainment with casino games including Black Jack, Craps, Roulette and Texas Hold’Em. Trumpet in the New Year with noisemakers, party favors and a champagne toast as we countdown to midnight. Tickets for McKinney NYE 2013 are $75 each and include casino chips, drink tickets, party favors and refreshments. Tickets are limited. For ticket information click here or call 214-544-4630.