Fall is finally here! It’s time to go out and enjoy all of the great events happening throughout the Plano area!


Texas State Fair – September 29 – October 22

Since its establishment in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has celebrated all things Texan by promoting agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment. As a non-profit organization, the Fair serves as an advocate for the community through its commitment to preserving Fair Park and continuing to build upon its legacy as a National Historic Landmark. At 24 consecutive days, the State Fair of Texas is the longest-running fair in the nation, as well as one of the largest.

For more information, visit: www.bigtex.com


Downtown Plano Art & Wine Walk – October 12

The Downtown Plano Art & Wine Walk presented by Plano Magazine is the perfect way to unwind in Plano’s new arts district. Get an early start to the weekend by sipping sample selected wines at your favorite shops in Downtown Plano while enjoying live music, curated art exhibitions, and special discounts. Participants who visit six or more stops in the evening can win prizes.

Tickets can be purchased at: https://www.prekindle.com/events/historicdowntownplanoassociation


Plano International Festival – October 14

Tour the world and improve your wellness at the Plano International Festival. The area’s largest cultural event offers food, fun and entertainment for the whole family. Come celebrate the rich diversity that makes Collin County a great place to live!

More info can be found at: http://www.planointernationalfestival.org


Pumpkin Derby – October 21

Excitement builds as Derby Racers battle head-to-head. Prize is given for Best Design and awards for first and second place finishers in each division.

For more information, visit: http://www.cityofallen.org/calendar.aspx?eid=4087


Steinfest – October 21

This Oktoberfest-style event is hosted by the Historic Downtown Plano Association and celebrates outstanding beer, great food and the right kind of polka music to get you and your friends dancing in the street.

For more information, visit: http://www.visitdowntownplano.com