There are endless possibilities for your summer vacation in North Texas. Enjoy these exciting activities and events this June in The Colony.
NFM Fan Expo
The Countdown to Fan Expo starts at NFM. For those who can’t wait for one of the biggest fandom gatherings in Dallas, celebrate with an afternoon of cosplay, artists, photo-ops and fun for you and the whole family. Come back a week later for the return of Market Days at NFM, where local artisans and small businesses showcase handmade gifts and art.
The Colony Summer Kickoff
Get ready for The Colony’s summertime bash hosted by The Colony Public Library and Parks & Recreation Department. This family-focused event features themed games, a StoryWalk®, children’s crafts and fishing activities from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM on Saturday, June 4 at Lions Club Park. Stop by our mobile visitor center for prizes and discount offers.
NFM Market Day
Come see what the local vendors have been crafting up at NFM’s Market Day. On June 11 from 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM, enjoy the open air market full of endless possibilities. Come for the crafts or grab a feast from the food trucks. Discover unique gifts, one-of-a-kind items and more!
Fun In The Sun: Kid’s Event Series
A touch of summer flair and fantastic new events are coming to The Colony’s premier entertainment and dining destination. At Grandscape, experience Fun In The Sun every Tuesday with family-focused themes including a Zoofari adventure, superheroes, delightful dinos, crafts and more.
Twisted Drag Brunch
The Colony’s favorite drag brunch is coming back to Twisted Bar and Grill on June 11, 1:00 PM. This Drag Brunch show is brought to you by the same production team that Thrillist named one of the “Best Drag Shows in Dallas.” Some of the best queens from across Texas and the nation will be joining. Enjoy an exclusive brunch menu and the chance for free swag during this two-hour jampacked Saturday. Don’t worry about missing out as the show goes on every second and fourth Saturday of the month.
5 Year Anniversary PAWty
Happy anniversary to The Shacks at Austin Ranch! Dog lovers are invited to the 5 year Anniversary PAWty to celebrate and cheer for more years of wagging tails and spending quality time with your perfect pooch, Find new friends, grab treats from a wide variety of restaurants and enjoy the open air patio on June 11, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Petals & Prosecco
Design your own beautiful bouquet of flowers at Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse. The professionals at Simply Blessed Flowers will guide you through during the Prosecco and Petals floral workshop on June 16 from 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM. The chefs selection of passed appetizers and unique Prosecco accents create a beautiful culinary arrangement.
Ruby Red Succulent Night
Southern-style home décor made simple, no green thumb required. Down South Kitchen & Bakery invites you to Ruby Red Succulent Night on June 29 from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Let the skillful instructors guide you in crafting the next level of vibrant, flourishing planters. Make it a sweet time with freshly-baked desserts and unique cocktails from the kitchen.
Liberty By The Lake
Start the summer with an Independence Day Celebration at The Five Star Complex. The free festivities of Liberty By The Lake begins July 2, 6:00 PM. Enjoy an evening of live performances, festival activities. The fireworks finale lights up the night at 9:30 PM so be sure to stick around for the dazzling displays in the sky.
- Start the week off with a free game of pool and drink specials all night long. Visit Shakertins from 5:00 PM to 2:00 AM for some late-night entertainment.
- Eat, drink, think and win awesome prizes during trivia night at Heritage Pizza. Order your pizza and beers at the counter, then sit back, relax and get your trivia on.
- Kids eat free on Family Board Game Nite! Simply bring a board game to play at Heritage Pizza and their dinner is on the house from 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.
- From immersive VR to exhilarating laser tag, visit Andretti Indoor Karting & Games for buy one, get one free attractions every Tuesday. Excludes karting and bowling.
- Test your knowledge at Challenge Trivia Night at McSwiggan’s Irish Pub from 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM.
- Get ready to rock and sing at Live Band Karaoke Night at Lava Cantina from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM.
- Listen to a variety of tunes and be one of the first to win at Music Bingo at McSwiggan’s Irish Pub, from 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM.
- Sample half-price European wines with Wine Tasting Wednesdays at TURBO from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM.
- Start the weekend off right at The Shacks at Austin Ranch. Local musicians play on the pup-friendly patio from 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
- Take in the views of Lewisville Lake with Sunset Paddle & A Pint from 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM at DFW Surf.
- Take the family out for lunch and kid-friendly movies at Lava Cantina. Shows begin at 12:00 PM on Saturdays.
- Learn to glide across the waters with an Intro to SUP (stand up paddleboarding). From 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM, let the professionals at DFW Surf guide you through a memorable experience.
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