5 Family-Friendly Activites In McKinney TX


It comes as no surprise that McKinney has earned the title of No. 1 Best Place To Live in America. There’s an endless list of activities in McKinney, Texas, especially in the spring. CB JENI Lifestyle Homes has several communities in and near McKinney, allowing for our residents to enjoy all that the city has to offer.

1. Disc Golfing

There are two main 18-hole disc golf courses in McKinney. Alex Clark Memorial Disc Golf Course is perfect for any Frisbee golfer, whether you are a beginner or an expert. This would be a great course for your young kiddos. However, if you are looking for a more challenging course, the Town Lake Disc Golf Course would be best for you. Many even considered it to be one of the best courses in North Texas!

2. Dining

When someone thinks of things to do in McKinney, one of the first things that comes to mind is dining. Explore one of the many fun dining options McKinney has to offer. There are two main areas of town one should experience, Downtown McKinney and Adriatica. Featuring primarily locally-owned restaurants, visitors and residents find that McKinney has just about any cuisine they are craving. A long-standing tradition, local residents will agree that one hasn’t truly been to McKinney, Texas without going to Bill Smith’s Café. Know as the cities oldest eatery, Bill Smith’s Café promises authentic home cooked meals!

3. Shopping

Finding things to do in McKinney isn’t hard, especially if you love to shop! With over 100 retail stores, Downtown McKinney is any shoppers dream come true. Featuring everything from art galleries to apparel boutiques - including, Kiss and Makeup Boutique & Salon, Homeology and more - McKinney always offers a unique shopping experience. Nothing says family fun like a day full of shopping! 

4. Sports & Recreation

McKinney is a perfect place for the active family. Whether basketball, soccer, baseball or tennis is your sport, McKinney gives you the opportunity to play it with their multiple recreational fields. The city also features many miles of hiking and bike trails, as well as paddle boating. See what activities you’re interested in McKinney’s activity guide today!

5. Tours

One of the best things to do in McKinney is go on one of the variety of tours the city has to offer. From Historical Villages to Brewing Companies, there are tours for everyone. The Heard Natural Science Museum is a popular McKinney tour. This 289-acre nature preserve, filled with a variety of habitats and miles of nature trails, is perfect for all families! The Mitas Hill Vineyard & Winery is a good choice for adults to tour the beautiful vineyard and enjoy wine tastings on the weekend.

CB JENI Lifestyle Homes is thrilled to have another new community coming soon in McKinney. With the variety of activities in McKinney, Texas is the perfect city for any active family!