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Click here for more information about tourism grants to help fund the promotion of initiatives, activities, or events that promote McKinney to visitors. 

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McKinney, Texas is excited to have you!

Just 30 miles north of Dallas, McKinney offers visitors the perfect getaway destination in Texas, with our tree-lined streets, historic downtown, comfortable pace and tight-knit, creative community.

Discover more about the experiences that await you in McKinney through our community stories and itineraries.


Date Worthy, Romantic Fun in McKinney

McKinney is a popular destination for a romantic getaway, and whether it's Valentine's Day or just any day of the year,...

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Five Must-Do Activities at The Heard Natural Science Museum

With its sprawling 289 acres, the Heard Natural Science Museum and Wildlife Sanctuary offers plenty to do and see including...

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The Visit McKinney Experience Center & Shop

In November 2022, we embarked on a journey to make the experience even better for guests at our Visitors Center and store as well...

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McKinney Festivals Celebrate Cultural Diversity

McKinney is a charming city known for its historic downtown and vibrant community. But more than that, this community is also home...

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GMA Features McKinney in Main Street USA Series

On July 6, 2023, a large group of McKinney residents gathered in Historic Downtown McKinney to take part in an exciting couple of...

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