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This Week in Frisco – Week of March 5, 2018

Get ready to Sip, Shop, and Stroll your way down historic Main Street, cheer on your favorite C-USA Basketball teams, or run in the annual Paddy Dash 5K…all This Week in Frisco!

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

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Monday, March 5

Kids and Family

FISD School Board Meeting: A regular meeting of the Frisco ISD Board of Trustees, beginning at 6:30pm. at the Frisco ISD Administration Building, 5515 Ohio Drive. At 6:30pm, the Board will go into closed session and resume open meeting at 7:30pm for regular business.

 


Tuesday, March 6

Exercise your right to vote today: Denton County voting information | Collin County voting information.

Business and Entrepreneurship

Moms with WINGS: 8:30am-10:00am at Jungle Joe’s. A supportive community for the moms out there that are making waves in their homes and business. Hosted by Decluttered Spaces, all Moms are welcome. Investment $15 in advance, $20 at the door, with options for children.

Ladies Who Launch: 11:30am-1:00pmm at Crest INFINITI, 6100 SH 121. A unique networking opportunity for women in arts and/or business. A monthly event, guests will enjoy a gourmet lunch by Crest Infiniti’s Executive Chef and hear two featured guests share their experiences in arts and business.

Kids and Family

FISD and PTA Present Angst Documentary: Two screenings available, 11:30am-1:00pm and 6:30pm-8:00pm in the Frisco ISD Administration Board Room, 5515 Ohio Drive. A screening of the documentary Angst, an IndieFlix Original, the documentary is designed to raise awareness about anxiety with an emphasis on youth and families. The film includes interviews with kids, teens, experts, and parents.

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 7

Kids and Family

Frisco ISD Dual Credit Information Night: 6:00pm-8:00pm. Frisco ISD and Collin College will host a series of events this spring for students and parents to learn more about dual credit opportunities in the District. Families may attend the event at their home high school or any other scheduled across the District.

Sports and Entertainment

Conference USA Basketball Championships: March 7-10, the 2018 Conference USA Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships are coming to the Ford Center at the Star. Tickets are on sale now!

Texas Legends: 7:00pm at Dr Pepper Arena, the Texas Legends take on the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

Shopping and Services

Wine Up Wednesday: 5:00pm-7:00pm. Silver Fox Frisco hosts their monthly “Wine Up Wednesday.” Sample five wines from the featured wine region. Call (214) 618-5220 to reserve your spot.

Live Music

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

 


Thursday, March 8

Shopping and Services

Sip, Shop, and Stroll: Thursday, March 8th, 5:00pm. The shops in downtown Frisco will be open late, offering special sips, bites, and specials!

Sports and Entertainment

Conference USA Basketball Championships: March 7-10, the 2018 Conference USA Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships are coming to the Ford Center at the Star.

Live Music

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

The Common Table: Alex Blair performs, 10:00pm.

 


Friday, March 9

Arts

TGIF Wine and Painting Party: Enjoy painting with a professional artist from your world-class Frisco Fine Art Gallery. This is an adults only, over 21, BYOB art class for date night, girls night out, with colleagues, or any occasion you want to celebrate. Every Friday, 6:30 – 8:30 pm in the Main Classroom.

Sports and Entertainment

Conference USA Basketball Championships: March 7-10, the 2018 Conference USA Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships are coming to the Ford Center at the Star.

Live Music

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

The Reservoir: LIVE 80 – The Ultimate 80’s Experience performs at 9:00pm, no cover charge.

 


Saturday, March 10

Health and Fitness

Paddy Dash 5K Fun Run: Saturday, March 10th. In its 10th year the Paddy Dash has become a Frisco family tradition. A fun event that has lots of options from the timed 5k to the 1 Mile Fun Run and the 50 yard dash for kids under 10. Finisher medals, post race food trucks, kids bounce house zone, etc.

Sports and Entertainment

Conference USA Basketball Championships: March 7-10, the 2018 Conference USA Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships are coming to the Ford Center at the Star.

Texas Legends: 7:30pm at Dr Pepper Arena, the Texas Legends take on the Reno Bighorns.

Night of Improv: 8:00pm-10:00pm. Join the Frisco Improv Players for a fast-paced, family-friendly, game-based, interactive comedic performance that will have you laughing out loud! In the Black Box Theater at Frisco Discovery Center.

Live Music

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

The Common Table: John Pedigo of The O’s and Pedigo’s Magic Pilsner, plus Joshua Ray Walker, 10:00pm-1:00am.

The Reservoir: Red Leather performs at 9:00pm, no cover charge.

 


Sunday, March 11

It’s time to set your clocks forward one hour for the season! Daylight savings time begins Sunday, March 11th at 2am.

 


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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! “Wine down Wednesday” with 1/2 off select bottles of wine.
  • 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: If your hair could use a little anti-aging help, get a FREE personalized consult, 15% discount on products and free shipping from Lisa Stubbs with Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care.
  • 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:

  • Frisco ISD Spring Break: All schools are on break March 12 – 16.
  • Active Shooter Crisis: Tactical Decision Making Under Fire and Stop the Bleed: Thursday, March 15, 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.
  • Easter Eggstravaganza: March 17, 1:00-4:00pm at Toyota Stadium. Bring your Easter baskets, and join FriscoFun for the 26th annual Easter Eggstravaganza for children ages 12 and under.
  • TangoTab’s Feed the City Frisco: March 17, 8:30am-10:30am at City Works at The Star in Frisco. 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! For more information, contact TangoTab.
  • 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.
  • 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.