Father Daughter Dance


The City of Temple Parks and Recreation is excited to host the 24th Annual Father Daughter Dance, presented by Extreme Cheer & Tumble, in 2024! Join us for an enchanting evening of dancing, memorable photographs, and much more on Friday, February 2nd, or Saturday, February 3rd, from 6-9pm each night at the Frank W. Mayborn Convention Center in Temple. Whether you opt for classic dress attire or go for a more casual look, the night is yours to create. Save the date for this special event that promises cherished moments between fathers and daughters!

This event offers a wonderful opportunity for daughters aged 18 and younger to connect and share special moments with their fathers, grandfathers, uncles, or father figures. Don't miss out on this chance to create memories that will last a lifetime! Join us for a heartwarming experience that celebrates the unique bond between daughters and the special men in their lives.

Dates: Friday, February 2 and Saturday, February 3, 2024
Times: 6-9pm (Doors Open at 5:45pm)
Location: Mayborn Convention Center
Event Registration: PURCHASE TICKETS
*Ticket on sale now!*

If you have already purchased tickets to this event here are some helpful tips to plan your night, you may only be up to dancing for an hour but don't forget to take the following into consideration when planning your arrival time:
There will be limited concessions available CLICK HERE to see the menu. 
Things to do, cost, form of payment and estimated peak wait times:
Collect your punch card items to include:
Cupcake for Dad and Daughter, Lemonade for Dad and Daughter, Flower for Daughter, Gift for Daughter: 15 min total, included in ticket
Photo booth: 30 min, included in your ticket
Caricature Artist: 30 min, additional cost, cash and PayPal
Professional Photography: 30 min, additional cost varies per package, credit cards accepted
Star Experience:
Limo Ride Photo Op: 10 minutes, included in pre-sold  dance & star experience tickets
Limo Ride Photo Op: 20 minutes, $8.00, cash and credit cards accepted 
360 Photo Experience: 15 minutes, Included in pre-sold and onsite dance & star experience tickets

Admission encompasses a special gift, an enchanting photo-booth experience, delectable treats, and a professional photo opportunity. The festivities commence at 6pm, with doors opening at 5:45pm.

Please note that all tickets must be purchased online before arrival, as there will be no at-the-door sales. Entry will not be permitted without a valid ticket. Ensure you secure your spot in advance for an evening filled with delightful surprises and cherished moments!

*NEW THIS YEAR* The Star Experience!
Treat your special girl(s) to a night worthy of the stars with the all new Star Experience! There will be no carriage rides this year, instead you and your daughter(s) will get to enjoy a fun limo ride around and through the Mayborn grotto! Treats will be given inside the limo and you'll have your very own Limo Staff for the duration of your ride.
Each rider will need their own ticket - when you purchase your Star Experience ticket please select the "NEW Star Experience & Dance COMBO" and your ride time.


Dance ONLY tickets: $15 per person, plus online ticketing fee. (Each person attending must have a ticket)
Dance & Star Experience Combo: $20 per person, plus online ticketing fee. Must be purchased online in advance by selecting your specific ride time. Each person that will be riding in the limo must have a ticket.

Please remember this event is reserved for dads of all ages and daughters ages 18 and under* Fathers along with each additional daughter will need purchase a ticket to attend the event.  Tickets must be purchased online in advance. THERE WILL BE NO AT-THE-DOOR SALES.       

Thank you to our 2024 sponsors! Don't forget to visit them when preparing for the dance! Vida Hair and Nails has wonderful tailored specials just for this awesome night and Precious Memories has the most beautiful corsages for your special girl! Also, our presenting sponsor has wonderful programs for her to keep active and grow her strengths! 
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