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‘McKinney honored as ‘America’s Crape Myrtle City’

Posted by on Jan 24, 2014 in Blog | Comments Off on ‘McKinney honored as ‘America’s Crape Myrtle City’

‘McKinney honored as ‘America’s Crape Myrtle City’

‘McKinney honored as ‘America’s Crape Myrtle City’ By Carolyn Skei, Crape Myrtle Trails of McKinney Jan 23, 2014 The Texas State House of Representatives and the McKinney City Council both recently passed resolutions honoring the City of McKinney as “America’s Crape Myrtle City.” Representative Scott Sanford (Texas District 70) and McKinney Mayor Brian Loughmiller have presented those resolutions in recent weeks to the board of directors of the Crape Myrtle Trails of McKinney (CMT). Raising the profile of the city as home to...

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Premium Sponsors for 2013-2014

Posted by on Dec 1, 2013 in Blog, Current Sponsors | Comments Off on Premium Sponsors for 2013-2014

Premium Sponsors for 2013-2014

Thanks you to our premium sponsors or the Fun Run this year. 2014 Premium Sponsors...

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The 2014 Fun Run Registration is OPEN

Posted by on Sep 13, 2013 in Blog, Events | 2 comments

The 2014 Fun Run Registration is OPEN

The 2014 Crape Myrtle Trails Fun Run Registration is OPEN! Announcing the 2014 Fun Run and 5Kand 10K  registration is NOW OPEN. New Trail Certified USATF 5K Map New Trail Certified USATF 10K Map Please SIGN UP HERE. Myrtle Village is a fun festival area for families to enjoy before and after the race.  The village consists of sponsor’s booths and tables  intermixed with games, activity stations and concessions. Be part of McKinney’s premier family event and benefit our city for generations to come!   September 27th, 2014 Cockrill Middle...

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LINKS Sponsor

Posted by on Sep 13, 2013 in Blog | 1 comment

LINKS Sponsor

On September 4, 2013, the Crape Myrtle Trails Board sponsored the LINKS.  This is a McKinney Chamber of Commerce networking event.  Members of the Board were there to promote the Annual Fun Run for 2013.  This Chamber event draws around 90 to 100 business in McKinney and from surrounding city, Frisco and Allen and others. Neil Sperry, our Founder was there to inform how this organization is responsible for many community functions as well as keeping McKinney beautiful.  With the support of the local business and the city along with funding...

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Videos

Posted by on Jun 25, 2013 in Video | Comments Off on Videos

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Event Registration

Posted by on Jun 7, 2013 in Events | Comments Off on Event Registration

Event Registration

Register for The Run Event...

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Crape Myrtles in McKinney

Posted by on Oct 18, 2010 in Crape Myrtle Trails | Comments Off on Crape Myrtles in McKinney

Crape Myrtles in McKinney

The mission of the Crape Myrtle Trails of McKinney Board is to be an integral part of elevating the beauty and appeal of our great city to the highest levels by showcasing the premier flowering plant of the South throughout our community in a thoughtful and meaningful manner and by promoting McKinney Texas as America’s crape myrtle...

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About Crape Myrtle Trails of McKinney

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Crape Myrtle Trails | Comments Off on About Crape Myrtle Trails of McKinney

About Crape Myrtle Trails of McKinney

Our foundation formed in 1999 with the goal of promoting our city as we showcase crape myrtles throughout its public and private plantings. Those of us involved with The Crape Myrtle Trails of McKinney Foundation have special interest in this great group of plants and in our city. Crape myrtles are, after all, a part of southern horticultural heritage. For the Love of McKinney, They are quickly becoming a part of the legacy of the City of McKinney as well. We hope that you will find this Website informative whether your interest brings you to...

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Events

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Blog, Crape Myrtle Trails, Events, Featured | Comments Off on Events

Events

Annual 5K,10K and 1 Mile Fun Run; “Run the Trails.” “Mother’s Day plant distribution. McKinney, Crape Myrtles and Me!”  And more. Every year the Crape Myrtle Trails Board and committees organizes such great events as the “Run the Trails“. This is for serious runners a 5K and a family event a 1 Mile Fun Run. This event attracts enthusiasts from McKinney and surrounding communities as well as all over Texas. Many sponsor opportunities are available. The school with the most participates wins an award...

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Super Sponsors

Posted by on May 29, 2006 in Blog, Sponsors | Comments Off on Super Sponsors

Super Sponsors Each year at our Founders’ Club Gala we introduce the following year’s Super Sponsors. Each of these individuals and companies agrees to plant 200 crape myrtles in a publicly visible area of McKinney within the following calendar year. We are indebted to the support of these community-spirited leaders. 2006 SuperSponsors The Ballfields at Craig Craig  Ranch Wal-Mart of McKinney Pogue Construction Encore Wire Simpson Strongtie Pat Lobb Toyota Medical Center of McKinney Sharla’s Cosmetics & Bath Horizon Development Group Eric...

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