- TripBuzz found 381 things to do with kids in or near Richardson, Texas, including 360 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dallas, Irving, Frisco and Plano.
- From Crowley Park to Heights Family Aquatic Center, the Richardson area offers 92 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Theaters, Movie Theaters and Bowling.
- An upscale community, Richardson is an outlining suburb of Dallas. Home to many businesses, some residents commute to Dallas while others work right in Richardson. The city also features an historic downtown district with quaint retail shops and several ethnic restaurants. Finally, a performing arts center provides for live entertainment including theater and musical concerts.
Tineo Peruvian Cafe 525 W Arapaho Rd., Suite 1, Richardson, TX MoreLess Info
Ceviche, lomo saltado, and other traditional Peruvian dishes, plus sweets and pastries from an on-site bakery
For a small daily fee, visitors to Richardson, Texas can enjoy a day at the Heights Family Aquatic Center. The center offers multiple swimming pools including a leisure pool for those looking to relax, tot pools, slides and more.
Soccer Spectrum is an indoor soccer arena that hosts soccer games in all weather and through the evening. Youth and Adult leagues, and party rentals are available. A pizzeria is located on site for late-night snacks.
A bowling center with 40 lanes, AMF Richardson Lanes provides both open and league bowling as well as a pro shop. The center has a lounge area, four flat-screen televisions for sports viewing, billiard tables and arcade games.
With seven screens playing the newest movies, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema also offers independent film and unique Alamo repertory programming. A state of the art audio and visual system make this theater an incredible entertainment venue.
Cottonwood Park is a city park with open space for playing sports, a playground for kids and a lake with ducks that can be fed. It also features tennis courts and a pool, and hosts events such as art festivals throughout the year.
The Color Shack is an art studio where they provide visitors with the materials including the canvas, paint and brushes and they create their own works of art. They also offer special wine glass painting classes.
Breckenridge Park is a large (200+) acre park populated by lakes, woodland, and open fields. Visitors can explore the lakes, walk on walking trails, and watch the local wildlife. A playground and picnic area is also available.