- 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.
Catering to riders of all skill levels, Chisholm Trail Rides provides trail preparation lessons with experienced instructors. After basic horsemanship training, visitors can take a horse on a one hour trail ride on the property.
Situated on 47 acres, Bob Eden Park features a softball field, volleyball and tennis courts and a multipurpose field for soccer and football. The park also provides a playground, walking and biking areas, a pavilion and restroom facilities.
Maintained by the Army Corps of Engineers, Northshore Trail accommodates hiking and biking along 22.5 miles of multilevel terrain. The trail offers scenic views in all directions and a favorite venue with mountain bikers.
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113 E. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving, TX 75039 MoreLess Info
Stand Up Paddle North Texas is home to a relaxing and fun activity that newbies and veterans alike can enjoy. Guests can join meet-ups, take lessons, or just rent some equipment for a couple hours on the water.
46% 48 votes
1201 W Airport Fwy, Suite 400, Euless, TX 76040 MoreLess Info
iT'Z Family, Food & Fun has a variety of attractions, along with a buffet. Bowling, mini-bowling, laser tag, a laser maze, a rock climbing wall, and video games are all available at the family-fun center.
Harkins Theater is a movie theater that includes a giant 'Cine Capri' screen with Dolby Atoms sound. It also includes several smaller screens with 3d capabilities, and there are deals on concessions for frequent visitors.
Situated on 51.46 acres, Lakeside Park features a fishing pond that is home to waterfowl as well as facilities for volleyball, baseball, softball and basketball. It has a walking trail, pavilions, picnic tables, barbecue grills and two playgrounds.