Frisco, TEXAS (November 26, 2013) – Frisco Square Property Owners Association and NBC 5, proudly present the 8th annual Christmas in the Square Light Extravaganza. Christmas in the Square begins November 29th and runs nightly through January 4th, 2014 in the heart of Frisco Square, at Main Street and Coleman Boulevard. With over 665,000 visitors in 2012, Christmas in the Square is one of the largest community events in North Texas.
Frisco Square installs over 175,000 lights, 11.5 miles of wiring and 8 miles of extension cords to create this a one-of-a-kind computerized light show, nightly between 6 – 10 p.m. Visitors may drive through the streets and listen on their car radios, or stroll along the sidewalks of Frisco Square to enjoy the dazzling display for free.
Frisco Square brings back, Skate the Square, an outdoor real ice rink, which opens on November 29, 2013 and continues through January 4, 2014. Skate the Square will be available Monday through Thursday between the hours of 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. and Friday through Sunday Noon to 10 p.m. except on Christmas Day and weather permitting. The ice skating cost is $10 per person, per day, including skate rentals. The daily price includes open public skating for as long as visitors want to stay within the open and close times. To reserve the ice rink for private use, you may call 214-444-8758 and the cost is $250 per hour. Skate the Square is located at the southwest corner of Main Street and Coleman Boulevard across from Toyota Stadium in Frisco, Texas.
For the complete calendar of events, please visit www.friscosquare.com/CITS
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