- The list below includes 24 free or cheap things to do in or near Sherman, Texas, including 63 different types of inexpensive activities like Specialty Museums, Movie Theaters, Arts Centers and Farms & Ranches.
- From Pecan Grove Park to Harber Wildlife Museum, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Sherman and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Denison.
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.
Main Event Entertainment houses numerous indoor games including billiards, multi-level laser tag, mini golf, karaoke, and bowling. Food is served at the cafe or enjoy happy hour specials at the bar. Summer camps, specials, and meeting rooms are also available.
Rift to Reef Aquatics is a pet store that focuses solely on aquatic animals and services. The store has a large variety of tropical fish available for purchase and also does custom aquarium installation for its customers.
Spanning 12.3 acres, Mary Heads Carter Park houses a large playground that includes simulated rock climbing, cables, ladders, slides, swings, and a 3 level tower. Restrooms and a rentable pavilion are also available.
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 small cinema that is known as the Cinemark Movies 8 features eight screens of second run Hollywood films, independent movies, and art house options. The price for these showings are much cheaper than the first run films at larger cineplexes.
Ardmore, Oklahoma is home to the Imperial Lane Bowling Center. The bowling center offers league play for various ages and abilities as well as cosmic bowling and karaoke nights. Eighty lanes are available for bowling enthusiasts.