I spy event graphicAre You Ready for a Scavenger Hunt Across McKinney?

Our McKinneyTX! Smartphone app offers some fun challenges, taking you around town as you visit attractions, eateries, shops, and other fun spots across our community. The challenges also provide you the opportunity to interact with the locals, too, to become more familiar with aspects of McKinney's culture, history, and economy. 


I SPY McKINNEY - Benefitting Meals on Wheels of Collin County

We've partnered with the folks at I Spy McKinney for a fun scavenger hunt event benefiting Meals on Wheels of Collin County. Here's what you need to do to participate:

Grab a ticket online now

Participation is limited and this second-year event will definitely sell out. Participants will use our McKinneyTX! app to visit 10 entertainment spots across town where they'll check-in and complete a task before moving to the next stop. The event culminates with an awards presentation and concert by the Maylee Thomas Band at Hub 121. The event is sponsored by the Love Life Foundation.


Download the McKinney TX App

Screen capture of app download menu

Apple App Store download button


Google Play Store button


Create an account and log in. 

Login screen on app

You will need to have an account to be able to check-in at the stops and complete the challenge.



Select the "Challenges" button to get started. 

App screen shot with challenge circled

A screen showing the available challenges will appear and from there, tap the challenge you want to do and start working your way through the stops, remembering to check-in at each one. Along the way, you'll be tasked with challenges at each stop.



Start the Challenge.

I Spy McKinney app screen capture

The stops on the challenge are listed below the challenge photo. Start in any order by clicking on the location box, then clicking "Details" to see your task. Complete the task and don't forget to check in before you move to the next location. Once you have completed a challenge (you've checked in at the designated number of spots per challenge). Make sure to take photos of your friends and family at the stops then post them on social media with the tags of  #VisitMcKinney or @VisitMcKinney.

Most importantly, HAVE FUN! 





Finish up at HUB 121! 

Once you've completed all the stops, you'll head to Hub 121 in Craig Ranch for prizes and a concert by the Maylee Thomas Band! ENJOY!