Looking for something fun to do with your family this weekend? Here are some great options. For more check the PAM Calendar.


Texas Pinball Festival
Embassy Suites Hotel, Frisco
Friday, Saturday & Sunday
40,000 square foot game room filled with more than 400 pinball machines, classic video games and other game room goodies set up on free play for everyone to enjoy the entire weekend. Leave your quarters at home! Children under 5 get in free, kid and adult prices vary by day.

Santa Fe Days in the Park
Sandy Lake Amusement Park, Carrollton
Saturday 10am-5:30pm
A Native American Indian arts and cultural event in the heart of north Texas. Featured artists: Michael and Elizabeth Kirk, Isleta Pueblo and Navajo. Fun for all ages.

Dallas St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Saturday 11am
Greenville Ave, Dallas
Participate in the fun! There is a Family Zone by University Blvd, and you can purchase VIP bleacher seats.

Shamrock Shindig
Watters Creek, Allen
Saturday 1-5pm
There will be various entertainment and our creek will even be green! And make sure to check out all of our restaurants and bars for St. Patty’s Day specials! 1:00-2:00 Innisfall (Irish vocals) 2:00-5:00 Face Painting, Balloon Artist 2:15-2:45 Irish Dancers 2:00-4:00 Bagpiper – Strolling Music 3:00-5:00 String Theory Irish band

Celebrate Holi @ the Library
Saturday 2-4pm
Davis Library
Learn about the Holi festival and South Asian culture through a variety of activities for all ages! Presented in partnership with the Shraman Foundation. All ages. Schedule of events: 2-4pm – Crafts and other activities; 2:30, 3 & 3:30pm – Indian Dance Performances; 2:15, 2:45 & 3:15pm – Holi Stories and Tales (listen to the legends and stories behind Holi from a dynamic storyteller); 2:30 & 3:30pm – PeeWee Color Run (race around our 1/8 mile track and throw some colored powder at your neighbor! Wear a shirt you don’t mind getting dirty).

3rd Sunday Open House
Frisco Heritage Museum
Sunday 1-4pm
Wakeland High School 4-H students show off their prize winning rabbits. There will be other live animals, a kids’ craft and coloring sheets. Kids of all ages can have a bunny nose and whiskers painted on. Pony cart rides around the Heritage Center will be available weather permitting. And, you won’t want to miss the blacksmith demonstrations and tours of historic structures.

Family Symphony
Frisco Discovery Center
Sunday 2:15-4pm
Plano Symphony Orchestra concert for kids age 3-12 and their families. $8/ticket. Pre-concert activities at 2:15 pm, concert at 3pm: Crafts, Coloring Station, Be a Conductor, The popular Instrument Petting Zoo, a hands-on experience where kids can see, hear and play different instruments.