Hometown Living in Mckinney, Texas
About 30 minutes north of Downtown Dallas sits McKinney. A family oriented community that also borders with the town of Prosper, and cities of Plano, Frisco, Allen, and Fairview. With the increasing numbers of companies moving to Plano, many have chosen McKinney as home. New apartments in McKinney are sprouting up all over the city including in Downtown McKinney!
McKinney is also home to the Michael Johnson Performance Training facility offering training services to youth, college, and pro athletes including the Dallas Stars and Dallas Cowboys. Next door to MJP sits The Beach Volleyball. Here you can join a league, host a party, or just come during open play hours for just $5. Beyond the The Beach sits one of the largest Baseball complexes in the US. The Ballfields at Craig Ranch brings in little league teams from all over the country to compete. If you want your child discovered by the college scouts, this is where it happens. Oh, and did you know McKinney has an ice rink? Yup, all located in that same area.
Quaint in every sense of the word, downtown McKinney features mom and pop antique stores, an old fashioned candy store, and numerous local eateries like Spoons, Cadillac Pizza, and Emporium Pies. The old courthouse has been renovated into a playhouse which sometimes hosts well known artists.
Third Mondays Trade Days is located off hwy 380 just west of hwy 75 and occurs the weekend of the 3rd Monday each month. At this outdoor mega flea market you will find hundreds of vendors selling their wares and foods.
McKinney is also home to Franconia Brewing Company, one of the most popular craft brewers in Texas brewing and bottling German beer. Tours are offered on Saturday’s for small fee. And just up the street from the brewery you’ll find Hutchins BBQ, a regular in the top 50 BBQ restaurants in the world. But be prepared to wait as the joint rocks on the weekends.
And if you like golf, McKinney offers several public and private courses including the PGA licensed TPC Craig Ranch. You never know which celebrity you’ll run into here!
So when you’re ready to move give us a call or complete our online form. We want to be your McKinney Apartment Locator!
- Benny’s Italian Garden
- Hutchins BBQ
- Cadillac Pizza Pub
- Square Burger
- Hugs Cafe
- Butcher Board
- Del Sur Grill
- Bakers Drive In
- Downtown McKinney
- The Ballfields at Craig Ranch
- Heard Natural Science Museum
- Towne Lake Park
- The Pub McKinney
- The Celt
- Tupps Brewery