Looking for the perfect getaway? Then look no further
than Allen! Just a few minutes north of Dallas, Allen truly is where
life is good. From fabulous shopping and dining to unmatched recreational
activities and special events, Allen has something for everyone.
Allen features many unique specialty shops and over 80 casual and upscale
dining choices. Shoppers can find the brands they love for less at Allen
Premium Outlets, home to 90 upscale designer and name-brand
Visitors seeking a break from the sun, can enjoy the indoor pools at
the Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium. The leisure pool features
a flume slide, interactive water play and lazy river. Another feature
includes the 35 foot rock wall. Celebration Park with
a huge handicap-accessible playground and sprayground is another great
Allen offers several great events such as Summer Sounds beginning
in late May. In June, enjoy the Allen USA Celebration which
features headline entertainment and fireworks for the whole family! October
features the Harvest of Harmony, and the first weekend
in December includes the Holiday Tree Lighting, Rudolph
Run, and Holiday Craft Fair.
WHERE TO STAY
Whether you're traveling for business or leisure, Allen has accommodations
to fit your needs and budget. The Hilton Garden Inn and The
Pyramid Hotel, Hampton Inn & Suites and Holiday Inn
Find out more through the Allen Chamber of Commerce, Visitor Information
Center, 210 W. McDermott, Allen, TX 75013, 972-727-5585, www.allenchamber.com.
This section has been made possible by the Dallas/Fort Worth Area Tourism
Council (DFWATC) and its members. Substantial effort has been made
to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, prices, dates, telephone
numbers and hours could change. Please call ahead before making plans.