Looking for something to do in McKinney in February and March? Here are a few events to check out.

Ceramic Bookends Clay Workshop

Attendees will design and construct a custom set of 6-inch bookends using slabs, coils and sculpting techniques in this three-hour class.
  • Feb. 25, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • $85
  • Jump Into Art Studios, 404 N. Church St., McKinney
  • www.jumpintoart.com
The Diary of Anne Frank

This adaption tells the story of Anne Frank and her family as they hide from Nazis in a concealed storage attic.
  • March 1-2, 8-9; times vary
  • $19-$24.50
  • McKinney Performing Arts Center, Courtroom Theater, 111 N. Tennessee St., McKinney
  • https://bit.ly/41ZkQnM
Game On

The McKinney Public Library will become a library arcade, which will allow patrons to compete against friends and family for an afternoon of gaming competition.It Might Get Loud

The John and Judy Gay Library will transform into a music studio for one night. Residents are encouraged to bring their musical instruments to perform, experiment and make new music together. All instruments and skill levels are welcome.Watercolor Workshops

Attendees to this workshop will work on several small pieces or one larger one to create flowering trees and flowers in a vase.Art Journal Play

Attendees to this class will learn new ways to explore their creativity. Each session features a new technique to add to their journaling and mixed media art tool box. All supplies are included.History of Entertainment in McKinney with Pat Rogers

Collin County historian Pat Rodgers will host this presentation on the history of entertainment in McKinney.St. Patrick's Day Shamrock Run

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a 5K. New and experienced marathoners are welcome to put on something green and head to the starting line at Towne Lake Park. The race will feature local vendors, delicious food, green Tupps beer, costume contests, a Shamrock Photo booth, Irish Music and Irish dancing.St. Patrick’s Day Beer Walk

Put on your best green garb, and sip a beer as you stroll through downtown McKinney. Attendees will receive a signature McKinney Beer Walk cup as well as a map to direct the sip and stroll journey.McKinney Asian Festival

The first ever McKinney Asian Festival is presented by the Texas Women’s Society and will feature several vendors and performers presenting Asian culture. The event will include music, martial arts performances, DIY lanterns and a lantern walk, and more.