Whoever invented that breakfast on weekends could go on until after 1 p.m. and include bottomless cocktails included was simply a genius. If brunching is your thing, soon you will make a toast with grab endless yummy bites because Planos' Brunch Festival is coming this April. It's time to start planning a girls' group date. 

The general admission to the 2nd Annual Plano Brunch Fest is free. The event also features a 5k race, but running is entirely optional. 

The venue will be The Shops at Willow Bend and the festivities kick off at 8:00 a.m. with the Race To Brunch 5K race. The race will take place throughout the perimeters of the venue.

After that, at 9 a.m., it will be officially brunch time with a wide variety of Plano restaurants and eateries offering delicious culinary creations and drinks.

The brunch pass is $40 and will allow you to try every dish served at the festival. Yummy!

Be sure to participate in all the fun activities that will be taking place at this event, you don't want to miss any of them.

You will enjoy live music, a brunch photo-booth, culinary demonstrations by Plano Chefs and other cooking experts, as well as artisan and boutique stands with exclusive merch for sale.  

The brunch pass includes three drink tickets to use at any of the brunch bars and brunch bites from over 10 Plano restaurants. 

Some of the participating eateries are California Pizza Kitchen, Maggiano's, Mexican Bar Co., Bread Winners, and Andy's Frozen Custard. 

The organizers have informed that a portion of the event proceeds will benefit Triple G Relief, their non-profit partner.

In case you are interested in the 5k race, the registration fee $30. This includes the chip-timed course, the event's official T-shirt, finishers' medal, and a swag bag.

All of those who achieve getting to the finish line will be greeted with a complimentary delicious brunch bite and an upside-down pineapple mimosa. That's something worth toasting for.

You also have the choice of participating in both activities with a combo pass for $65. You can check all the available ticket options here.

2nd Annual Plano Race to Brunch 5k & Brunch Fest

Price: GA is free

When: April 25

Address: 6121 West Park Boulevard, Plano, TX 

Why You Need To Go: You can taste yummy brunch bites and refreshing drinks (including mimosas) from over ten different Plano restaurants at this free Brunch Festival near Dallas. The event also features live entertainment, shopping opportunities, and a 5k race.