- The list below includes 317 free or cheap things to do in or near Richardson, Texas, including 94 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Bowling and Playgrounds.
- From Crowley Park to Cottonwood Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Richardson and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dallas, Plano, Frisco and Irving.
Gojo Ethiopian Restaurant 2189 Buckingham Road, Richardson, TX MoreLess Info
Menu includes spicy stews of tender beef, lamb, and vegetables, and crisp, flaky sambusas
At 3.5 miles long and 10 feet wide, the Shoreline Trail provides walkers, hikers, bikers, runners, and any other outdoor enthusiasts with a natural scenic experience. The trail allows the individuals on it to view the local flora and wildlife.
Stewart Creek Park is situated on the shores of Lewisville Lake and offers fishing, a designated swimming area, and picnic sites. There are also campgrounds, RV parking, and a pavilion next to a playground that is available for rental.
A 2.5-acre canine recreation facility, Frisco Dog Park provides an off-leash, fenced area with grass fields and trees. It offers sheltered areas with tables, drinking water, dog waste bags, a double-gated entrance and a separate small dog area.
59% 17 votes
2401 S Stemmons Fwy, Lewisville, TX 75067 MoreLess Info
A 15-screen movie theater, Cinemark 15 Vista Ridge Mall displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers stadium seating, party rooms, self-service ticketing and a concession area with food and drinks.
Mustang Park Recreation Center has outdoor features including a playground, tennis court, beach volleyball court, baseball fields and trails, and has indoor features like a fitness center and game room. They also have picnic areas with grills.
To some, this is soccer heaven, the Frisco Soccer Complex features 17 tournament caliber fields and soccer training facility. The fields are utilized by Youth, Adult, and Recreational leagues, as well as training academies and corporate events.
74% 62 votes
2565 MacArthur Blvd., Lewisville, TX 75067 MoreLess Info
Providing fun and entertainment for both kids and parents, Going Bonkers is a popular indoor play center in Lewisville. Some activities offered at this location include a playground and arcade games, along with a quiet, peaceful adult space.
Consisting of 12 acres, City Lake Park offers the community recreational activities like tennis and baseball at its sports fields and courts. There are also opportunities for picnics at the 17 picnic tables strewn about the property.
Not quite a haunted house, Haunted Shadows Lake Trail is a haunted trail where visitors are given a flashlight and sent off at night to explore alone. There is also a barn and basement, and creatures encountered along the way.