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This Week in Frisco – Week of March 12, 2018

Move over winter, we’re ready for spring! It’s time for the 26th annual Frisco Parks and Rec Easter Eggstravaganza, Spring Break staycation fun, the Texas Pinball Festival, and St. Patrick’s Day activities for all ages…all This Week in Frisco!

Looking for Spring Break camps and staycation activities in Frisco? Check out the Spring Break Guide!

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Monday, March 12

Community

Coffee with the Frisco Police Department: 6:00pm-7:00pm at Summer Moon, 6943 Main Street. Enjoy coffee and conversation with the Frisco Police Department.

Kids and Family

Technology Time: 3:00 – 4:00pm at the Frisco Public Library, 2nd floor, Children’s Program Room. Get hands-on at a technology petting zoo. Build and code during this come-and-go class.


Tuesday, March 13

Kids and Family

Tech Teens: 3:00 – 4:00pm at the Frisco Public Library, 1st floor, Teen Room. Grades 6 – 12. “We bring the hands-on tech. You tinker, create, and play!”

Sports and Entertainment

Texas Legends: 7:00pm at Dr Pepper Arena, the Texas Legends take on the Santa Cruz Warriors.

Shopping and Services

$2 Tuesdays in Frisco Square:

**Offers good at participating locations and may change without notice. All offers exclude sales tax. Sales tax will be included where applicable.**


Wednesday, March 14

Kids and Family

Kids’ Day Out Bricks Workshop: Stonebriar Country Club hosts Kids’ Day Out at the Club where kids can build and design their very own brick maze. Mom and Dad can have a break while the kids hang with friends for lunch and brick workshop!

Write Club: 6:45 – 8:30pm at the Frisco Public Library, 2nd floor programming room. This local writers group provides critiques, support, and networking opportunities to both published and aspiring authors in all genres of writing. From blogger to novelist, all writers are welcome.

Family Origami Night: 7:00pm-8:30pm at the Frisco Public Library, 4th floor, McCallum Room. All ages welcome for an introduction to the art of origami! All supplies are provided.

Live Music

Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with musician Jesse Haynes, 6:00pm-9:30pm.


Thursday, March 15

Business and Entrepreneurship

Active Shooter Crisis: Tactical Decision Making Under Fire and Stop the Bleed: 1:00-4:00pm. First Defense Solutions is excited to bring a unique workshop to north DFW. We’ll cover survival tactics in an active threat, and how to help others once you have reached safety. This is a free workshop.

Live Music

Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with Nine to Never, 6:00pm-9:30pm.

The Common Table: Charlie Shafter performs, 9:00pm-Midnight.

Frisco Rail Yard:  The Gibbonses perform, 6:00pm.


Friday, March 16

Community

Household Hazardous Waste Workshop: 12:00pm-1:00pm at City Hall, 4th Floor McCallum Room. Join Environmental Services for a Lunch and Learn about Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) and where it is commonly found in your house, how to properly dispose of it, and how to limit your use of household chemicals.

Kids and Family

Adventure Kids Playcare:  It’s Luck of the Irish weekend at Adventure Kids Playcare on Friday and Saturday night, March 16-17. The kids will make tie-dye shamrocks, have a St. Patrick’s Day parade, a scavenger hunt and more! Make your reservations today.

Life-sized Board Games: 3:00 – 4:00pm at the Frisco Public Library, 2nd floor, Children’s Program Room. Get your game on with the whole family. Come and go.

Sports and Entertainment

Texas Pinball Festival: March 16-18, this annual, weekend-long, family-friendly event (also known as TPF2018) will be hosted once again by Embassy Suites Hotel and Convention Center in Frisco.

Live Music

Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with musician Sebastian Valenzuela, 6:00pm-10:00pm.

The Reservoir: Big Daddy performs at 9:00pm-1:00am, no cover charge.

Frisco Rail Yard:  3 Drunk Monkeys perform, 6:30pm.


Saturday, March 17

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Restaurants

City Works at The Star – Cheers to St. Pats: City Works is featuring a special Irish-themed menu all week long!

British Lion Pub: St. Pat’s Party at the Pub! Additional details coming soon.

Irish Rover: Looking for an Irish menu on St. Patrick’s Day? Irish Rover is a locally owned and operated restaurant and sports bar specializing in Irish-American cuisine made from scratch.

Kids and Family

Easter Eggstravaganza: 1:00-4:00pm at Toyota Stadium. Bring your Easter baskets, and join Frisco Parks and Recreation for the 26th annual Easter Eggstravaganza for children ages 12 and under.

TangoTab’s Feed the City Frisco: 8:30am-10:30am at City Works at The Star in Frisco, with special guest Byron Jones of the Dallas Cowboys. Free event open to all ages! TangoTab is a mobile app that you use to find and check-in at restaurants. Every time you check-in at a restaurant on the app, TangoTab provides a free meal to a person in need, locally. They do that through their Feed The City events, where volunteers make meals for those in need!

St. Patrick’s Day Open Play at The Coop: 10:00am-2:00pm, wear green and get a special discount off admission to your favorite indoor play space in Frisco Square!

St. Patrick’s Day Family Fun Day: 12:00pm-3:00pm at Stonebriar Country Club. Face painting, bounce house, arts and crafts and more! Irish favorites at the Family Friendly Terrace Grill, St. Patrick’s Day featured beer and wine specials, and live music! Call the Club Receptionist at 972.625.5050 to reserve your spot.

Adventure Kids Playcare: It’s Luck of the Irish weekend at Adventure Kids Playcare, on Friday and Saturday night, March 16-17. The kids will make tie-dye shamrocks, have a St. Patrick’s Day parade, a scavenger hunt and more! Make your reservations today.

Sports and Entertainment

Texas Pinball Festival: March 16-18, this annual, weekend-long, family-friendly event (also known as TPF2018) will be hosted once again by Embassy Suites Hotel and Convention Center in Frisco.

Texas Revolution: The Texas Revolution host the Duke City Gladiators at 7:00pm at Dr Pepper Arena. Ticket info available here.

Live Music

Eight|11 Place: Enjoy fire pits on the patio with musician Patrick Casey, 6:30pm-10:00pm.

The Common Table: Corina Grove, 10:00pm-1:00am.

The Reservoir: Mars Hill performs at 9:00pm-1:00am, no cover charge.

Frisco Rail Yard:  Cast Iron Soul performs, 6:30pm.


Sunday, March 18

Kids and Family

Third Sunday Open House: 1:00pm-4:00pm, Frisco Heritage Center. Kids crafts and games, entertainment, live animals, working blacksmiths, and docent-guided tours. All historic buildings are open to the public free of charge (does not include the museum).

Sports and Entertainment

Texas Pinball Festival: March 16-18, this annual, weekend-long, family-friendly event (also known as TPF2018) will be hosted once again by Embassy Suites Hotel and Convention Center in Frisco.

FC Dallas: FC Dallas takes on the Seattle Sounders FC at Toyota Stadium at 4:00pm.

Texas Legends: The Texas Legends take on the Agua Caliente Clippers at Dr Pepper Arena at 5:00pm.

Live Music

Frisco Rail Yard:  Matt Brooks performs, 1:00pm.


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Deals & Discounts

  • Bonnie RuthsMonday Burger Special – ½ lb Angus Burger with Pomme Frites for $6.50 and Happy Hour all evening! Tuesday: with every Entrée receive a free dessert. Enjoy “Wine down Wednesday” with 1/2 off select bottles of wine, and live music on Fridays!
  • Plush DentistryFree Whitening for new PPO patients ($150 value)
  • Growing IQ: $25 off SPRING MATH CAMP when your child brings a friend! March 12th – 16th, this camp for elementary-age kids provides hands-on learnings through manipulatives, projects, puzzles, and games that reinforce logic, problem-solving skills, and reasoning.
  • Oasis Accents: Buy selected pillows at Oasis Accents and receive 25% off during the month of March. Transform your living space for spring by simply adding a beautiful new texture or pop of color.
  • DeVance Electronic Lifestyle: During March, receive special Pricing on our Limited Edition Pro-Ject Essential III Sgt. Pepper’s Turntables of $399 (Retail normally $499)!
  • SkinBasix: March is the time to get ready for March Madness, St. Patrick’s day, Spring Break, and Passover. Clear up your skin for summer whether it be your face, neck, back or chest. Now $125 (regularly $300) consult required! Call SkinBasix today 972-217-4580 or schedule online.
  • RenueRX Pharmacy: 10% off dietary supplements all month long.
  • First Defense Solutions: In honor of Employee Appreciation Day on March 2nd, receive 20% off for any employee/staff training workshops booked during March. Workshops can be scheduled any time from March until September, but must be reserved this month to receive the discount. Show your employees how much you value them by giving them the tools to be safe in a crisis!
  • The Flying Locksmiths: Free estimate for your security needs + 20% off your service call all during March!
  • Anderson Insurance Agency: Book your personal and commercial insurance policies review appointment today and receive a FREE thank you gift!
  • Decluttered Spaces: “Purposeful Plan” – 2-hour consultation $50 / “Creating Calm” – 1-hour consultation and 2 hours organizing $120 / “Full Harmony” 2-hour consultation and 4 hours of organizing $230
  • UP Inspired Kitchen: Barista’s Choice for March – HONEY LAVENDER LATTE! It might seem a little strange to combine fresh flowers with a sweet creamy beverage, but once you try it, you’ll get it! Lavender has been used for centuries for its incredible calming benefits. Mainly used for calming stress and anxiety, lavender has created quite a name for itself. Plus, our gluten free items on our menu just got “sweeter” with pumpkin and blueberry muffins, cookies, and cake pops! Finally, ask about our secret WHOLE 30 menu!
  • Vitality Bowls: The March bowl of the month is the Matcha Bowl. Acai-blended with almond milk, matcha, dates, and kale, the bowl is topped with granola, banana, strawberries, almond butter, hemp seeds, and honey! Get it while it lasts!
  • Jungle Joe’s: Keep the kiddos busy and entertained during their week off school with Jungle Joe’s Spring Break Camps! March 12-16, open to ages 3-8 (must be potty trained) and includes playtime, crafts, fun games and yummy, healthy food! Receive $30 off the week with discount code FRISCO. Schedules, pricing and registration info available here.
  • Transworld Business Advisors: If you have ever considered selling your business in the month of March, you can schedule a FREE consultation with Tiffany Swartz of Transworld Business Advisors!
  • Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care: All VIPs who have a qualifying “Flexship” shipping this month will be entered into a drawing for a luxurious Royal Caribbean Cruise AND airfare! 5 winners (with choice of a guest) in the USA will be selected!
  • Two Men and a Truck offers lower rates Monday – Wednesday.
  • FriscoRX Pharmacy: Get your seasonal flu shot. Usually $0 with insurance and only $28.99 cash price at FriscoRX. Should you need it, they have Tamiflu in stock!

 


GET READY FOR:

  • 9th Annual Arts in the Square: Saturday, March 24 – Sunday, March 25, from 11am to 6pm, AITS is a Juried Fine Arts and Crafts festival featuring over 120 of the best local and regional artists selling their handmade creations. Includes Frisco ISD student performances.
  • Aqua Egg Hunt: March 24, Frisco Athletic Center. Kids are invited to gather toy-filled eggs in the water, and take pictures with the Easter bunny.
  • HeartStories Girls Night Out: April 5, 6:30pm-9:30pm. “Let’s Get Together” to celebrate the beauty of diversity. Beauty Routines, Brunch (after dark) and Other Funny Things, For Women Of All Color” (plus Fresh Juice Mimosa Bar included!)
  • 7th Annual Frisco StrEATS Food Truck & Music Festival: Saturday, April 14, from 12pm to 7pm, a free, family-friendly event featuring some of DFW’s most popular gourmet food trucks, quality live music and a large number of vendor booths. Enjoy great food, trendy melodies and a beer garden offering beer and wine for purchase.
  • Frisco Chamber of Commerce Municipal Election Forum: Monday, April 16, 2018, 6:30pm to 8:30pm at Grace Church Frisco. Municipal Election Day is May 5, 2018.