Happy Friday, moms!  Below are five family-friendly events happening this weekend.  For more check the PAM Calendar and Stuff To Do pages, and have a GREAT weekend!


Italian Festival
John Paul II High School, Plano
Saturday 10am-8pm
Food, Bocce tournament, dancing, car show, grape stomp, play bocce, face painting bounce house, old Italian children’s games, balloon artist. $5/adult or $15/family

Killis Melton’s Ice Cream Crank Off
Chestnut Square Historic Village, McKinney
Saturday 10am-2pm
Some 30 or so crankers compete on-site with their best ice cream recipes for trophies and the ultimate prize – bragging rights!  Last year, over three thousand people enjoyed the tastes of homemade ice cream, great music, magic shows, petting zoo and fun kids’ activities.

Big Cat Birthday Bash
In-Sync Exotics, Wylie
Saturday 11am-4pm
Games, scavenger hunt, free cupcakes & ice cream.  No umbrellas or strollers, please.  Suggested donation kids $8, adults $12.

Henry’s Pajama Party
Henry’s Homemade Ice Cream, Plano
Saturday 7-8:30pm
One free quart of ice cream for every person wearing pajamas!

Family Day
Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas
Sunday 10am-2pm
A free day of family fun celebrating the exhibition Jean Shin: Inclusions. Art activities and Korean tea ceremony.