McKINNEY (Dec. 31, 2015) — From food to flowers to formalwear, local brides will be filled with inspiration for their Big Day as they meet with more than 40 of the area’s exclusive wedding exhibitors at the McKinney Bridal Show on Saturday, Jan. 16 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. At this annual event, brides will discover why McKinney is the perfect destination for a charming and unique wedding locale close to the Dallas metroplex.

The event takes place inside the historic Collin County Courthouse, now home to the McKinney Performing Arts Center (MPAC) located in the heart of downtown McKinney at 111 N. Tennessee St. Fashion shows by LeAnn’s Bridal featuring the latest trends in bridal and wedding party couture will be at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Admission is $5. Brides who purchase tickets in advance and attend the show will be eligible to win a dream honeymoon including airfare and hotel accommodations provided by Lone Star Travel.

For more information on the event and to purchase tickets, visit or contact MPAC at 972-547-2650. This event is sponsored in part by McKinney Performing Arts Center, 97.5 KLAK-FM, Leann’s Bridal, Lone Star Travel, The Stalk Market, Texoma Destinations and Christine Hogan of Ebby Halliday Real Estate, Creative Touch Audio and Metro Linens.


About McKinney

McKinney, Texas, is unique by nature. The city is No. 1 on America’s Best Places to Live list published by Money Magazine. As one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States, McKinney has a current population of more than 155,000. Established in 1848, the city is located 30 miles north of Dallas and is the county seat of Collin County. McKinney offers award-winning schools, a vibrant historic downtown, diverse housing options, a robust economy and a uniquely beautiful natural setting, with rolling hills and lush trees. Visit the city’s website at