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April 25, 2023

Exciting Day Trips from Celina, Texas

Residents of Cambridge Crossing have plenty of day trip options within a few hours of their hometown, Celina, Texas!

Situated in the vibrant North Texas region, Celina’s surrounding cities offer many opportunities to explore and experience. From outdoor adventures and fine dining venues to art shows and wineries, you’ll find something worthwhile here without going too far from home.

Let’s explore some of our favorite Celina day trips, where you can have unique experiences on any day of the week.

Lake Texoma

Lake Texoma is one of the top spots for a day trip from Celina, Texas. With plenty of outdoor activities, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Whether you are looking to fish, golf, explore nature on horseback, hike, bike, or even go hunting – Lake Texoma has it all. For those who prefer indoor fun, there’s even a casino!

Whatever your idea of fun is, you’ll find it here. Located about an hour’s drive from Cambridge Crossing in Celina, TX, Lake Texoma is easily accessible for a day trip or weekend adventure. So grab the family or some friends and plan your outing today!

Forth Worth Stockyards

The Forth Worth Stockyards is an iconic destination in Texas. It’s a must-see for anyone visiting Lone Star State. With its historic buildings, rodeo grounds, and lively shops and restaurants, it’s no wonder many people come here to experience Western culture.

If you’re looking for fun activities at the stockyards, there are plenty to choose from! Check out one of the daily cattle drives that occur each day at 11:30 AM and 4:00 PM along Exchange Avenue. You can also visit one of the many livestock auctions that happen throughout the week.

First Monday Canton, Texas Flea Market

First Monday Canton is a must-see flea market located in Canton, Texas. The largest flea market in the world, First Monday Canton spans a whopping 700,000 sq. ft. across multiple buildings and shopping areas.  It brings in over 200,000 shoppers each month and is open from Thursday-Sunday, from sun up till sundown, before the first Monday of every month.

The flea market provides various goods, including:

  • Antiques
  • Clothing
  • Furniture
  • Jewelry
  • Produce
  • Toys

Visitors can find just about anything they need at First Monday Canton!

The Star District, Frisco, Texas

Stroll through The Star District, where you can experience top-notch dining, shopping, and entertainment in one spot! Nestled in the heart of Frisco, home of the Dallas Cowboys headquarters, The District boasts over 35 unique restaurants, shops, and specialty services. It’s the ultimate destination for a day or night out with friends and family!

Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags Over Texas, located in Arlington, Texas, has been a favorite destination for thrill-seekers and families since it opened its doors in 1961. The amusement park is home to more than 100 rides, attractions, and shows, making it the largest theme park in North America.

From classic coasters like Mr. Freeze (which has one of the fastest launches in the world) to water slides like Bonzai Pipeline that’ll have you screaming with delight, Six Flags over Texas provides something for everyone.

Downtown McKinney

Roughly 30 minutes from Cambridge Crossing is Historic Downtown McKinney with an unmatched selection of more than 120 one-of-a-kind shops. What’s more? With almost 24 eateries in the area, many sourcing their ingredients from local farmers, you’re bound to find somewhere to eat the whole family will love.

Plus, they host a Farmers Market with fresh seasonal produce, homemade goods, and more every Saturday. Whether you’re looking for a fun night out or a relaxing afternoon shopping local businesses, Downtown McKinney has it all!

Adventure and relaxation in Celina, Texas

Cambridge Crossing is an excellent option for those moving to the area. Here, residents have access to amenities ranging from paddle courts and a gym to seven lakes and eight miles of walking paths. Best of all, children attending school in the area will be part of one of Texas’s most respected school districts – Celina ISD schools.

If you’re interested in learning more about what the City of Celina has to offer or would like more information on Cambridge Crossing, please contact us today!