This Week in Frisco, we’re celebrating our little readers and gearing up for a crawfish boil! You can also head to the ballpark, catch a musical, or do a little networking. All of this and more… This Week in Frisco!
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Monday, August 5
DFW Restaurant Week at The Star in Frisco: August 2-31, an opportunity to enjoy special menus from some of The Star in Frisco’s finest restaurants including Da Mario, Dee Lincoln Prime, Neighborhood Services and Zaytinya and a specialty bites menu from Concrete Cowboy. Find participating restaurants and menus here.
Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. Corpus Christi Hooks. Promo: Margarita Monday.
Tuesday, August 6
Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. Corpus Christi Hooks. Promo: Half-off for Hunger.
Wednesday, August 7
Frisco Arts Happy Hour: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Da Mario. Meet fellow arts enthusiasts across all sectors while enjoying complimentary light appetizers and a cash bar. Membership and RSVP required to attend; RSVP online at friscoarts.org.
Write 4 Kids: 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm at Frisco Public Library, 4th floor, McCallum room. Monthly event. Share your written works and illustrations for group critique. Stay updated on events as well as publishing and marketing opportunities for children’s literature.
Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. Corpus Christi Hooks.
Thursday, August 8
Kids and Family
Challenge Accepted – Summer Reading Celebration: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm in Simpson Plaza. Come celebrate all the minutes Frisco has read over the summer! Enjoy games, activities, Slick Jugglers, the Creacher Teacher and shaved ice from the Kona Ice truck.
Business and Networking
Get to Know Frisco – Cheers to One Year: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Kartland Performance Indoor Raceway. A free, monthly mixer to help welcome new residents and businesses. Check out local venues and meet vendors, business professionals, and families in the area. Cash bar and snacks will be available for purchase.
Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. Amarillo Sod Poodles. Promo: Deep Ellum Brewing Co. Party @ The Yard.
Friday, August 9
Coffee with the Mayor: 8:00 am – 9:00 am at City Hall. Sit with the mayor and have a conversation about his vision during the monthly “Coffee with the Mayor” event series.
Shopping and Services
Friday Night Markets: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Frisco Fresh Market on the second and fourth Friday of every month. Eat and shop from vendors at the market to wind down from your busy week, while enjoying cooler temperatures and fun activities. Aug 9: JUMP FOR JOY! Bounce Houses and Jump!
Arts and Entertainment
Theatre Frisco – A Little Night Music: 8:00 pm at Frisco Discovery Center. Winner of four Tony Awards. Set in 1900 Sweden, A Little Night Music explores the tangled web of affairs centered around actress Desiree Armfeldt and the men who love her; a lawyer named Fredrik Egerman and the Count Carl-Magnus Malcom.
Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. Amarillo Sod Poodles. Bonus: Fireworks Friday!
Saturday, August 10
Shopping and Services
Frisco Fresh Market: Come out to the Frisco Fresh Market every weekend! There’s always something fun planned for the kids and adults. Browse and shop local, high quality! Summer Hours: Saturday, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm and Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, June 1 – Sept 1. Don’t miss the always-popular PETTING ZOO on Aug 10 and the CRAWFISH BOIL on August 10-11!
Frisco Rotary Farmer’s Market: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm at 8821 4th Street. Every Saturday from April 20 – October 26 shop farm-fresh produce, meats, eggs, baked goods, preserves, fresh flowers, soap, handcrafted items and more.
Health and Fitness
Free Community Yoga Class: 10:00 am – 11:00 am at Dwell Yoga Studio. This donation-based, all-level class will flow through traditional vinyasa and hatha yoga postures with modifications provided. 100% of donations collected from this class will go to the studio’s charity of the month.
Kids and Family
Back-to-School Bash: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm at Frisco HS. This annual event, open to all FISD students and families, will include food, prizes, giveaways, and fun activities for all ages. Vendors will provide info on a wide range of programs, services, and resources available in the community. Students and families must pre-register for the event to attend.
Arts and Entertainment
Theatre Frisco – A Little Night Music: 2:30 pm and 8:00 pm showtimes at Frisco Discovery Center. Winner of four Tony Awards. Set in 1900 Sweden, A Little Night Music explores the tangled web of affairs centered around actress Desiree Armfeldt and the men who love her; a lawyer named Fredrik Egerman and the Count Carl-Magnus Malcom.
Me, Myself, and I: 7:00 pm at thegallery8680. A thought-provoking exhibition in keeping with The Gallery860’s desire to create a space for emerging artists of a visionary nature.
Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. Amarillo Sod Poodles. Bonus: SkyLit Saturday!
Dallas Rattlers: 7:00 pm at the Ford Center at The Star. Dallas Rattlers s. New York Lizards.
FC Dallas: 7:00 pm at Toyota Stadium. FC Dallas vs. Minnesota United FC. Double Header: 9:20 pm North Texas SC vs FC Tucson.
Sunday, August 11
Shopping and Services
Frisco Fresh Market: Come out to the Frisco Fresh Market every weekend! There’s always something fun planned for the kids and adults. Browse and shop local, high quality! Summer Hours: Saturday, 8:00 am – 3:00 pm and Sunday, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, June 1 – Sept 1. Don’t miss the CRAWFISH BOIL on August 10-11!
Arts and Entertainment
Theatre Frisco – A Little Night Music: 2:30 pm at Frisco Discovery Center. Winner of four Tony Awards. Set in 1900 Sweden, A Little Night Music explores the tangled web of affairs centered around actress Desiree Armfeldt and the men who love her; a lawyer named Fredrik Egerman and the Count Carl-Magnus Malcom.
Frisco RoughRiders: 6:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. Amarillo Sod Poodles. Promo: Kids Sunday Funday
What MOVES You?
424 El Camino Dr, Frisco, TX, 75036: Beautiful corner lot but inside is even better! Two story entry w cathedral ceiling. Dining with high ceiling, butler’s pantry. Kitchen w custom cabinetry, 6 burner cooktop, high-end granite. Lrg breakfast bar, prep space.
1681 Plateau Trl, Frisco, TX, 75033: 1.5 story home in The Trails w new carpet, freshly painted cabinets, fresh paint throughout w plantation shutters! Park-facing home, great landscaping. Foyer opens to dining room w-built ins and wine rack.
2639 Sleepy Hollow Dr, Frisco, TX, 75033: Golf course lot w amazing views, backyard oasis, pool/spa. Gourmet kitchen w ss appliances, tile floors, island, walk-in pantry. Breakfast nook with great views. Large master.
8270 Kentland Dr, Frisco, TX, 75034: Fabulous Darling built home. Beautiful hardwoods, open foyer, arched entry to dining room, french doors to study. Large kitchen w white subway tile, quartz counters, 5 burner cooktop, deep farm sink.
August Deals and Discounts
BEYOND Studios: Whether you haven’t worked out in years or you’re a fitness fanatic, BEYOND offers workouts that unleash your mental and physical strength. New Clients, your first two weeks are only $59! It’s not Pilates, it’s BEYOND.
Crafted: BACK2SCHOOL MADNESS! We’re giving 25% OFF all regular workshops for the month of August! Use Promo Code: BACK2SCHOOL
Culture A Day Spa: Book 2 or Buy 2, Save 20% See details and book here.
Dwell Yoga Studio: Offering 2 August specials for you: Back to School Special – 2 weeks for $25 10% off adult class passes with code: BacktoSchool
Frisco Fine Art: Get ready for fall! Buy any piece of fine art over $1000 and get 20% off your choice of the Jennifer Colby Permanent Botanical Collection to accessorize your new artwork. Beautiful artwork and beautiful florals!
Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts: Back to School Special! $50 Off your Yearly Membership with purchase of our discounted package of lessons thru July 2020.
Horizon Hot Yoga: Get $5 off per bottle of Zodiac Wellness CBD when you join our subscription program!
Jungle Joe’s: Right now get $50 off any party package!
Linder Legacy Group: 2 Events to Check Out: “Live Your Legacy” Sand Volleyball Tournament Aug 17 in McKinney (Info here) | “Think and Grow Rich” Tour August 23-24 in Allen. (Enter code LONESTAR to get $25 OFF your ticket HERE.)
Mochas and Javas: Happy Hour! Every day of the week 1-4p, our handmade Lemonades will be 50% OFF!
POParella’s Gourmet Popcorn & Treats: $2 Tuesday – come in for a 2-POP bag of original or Half-POP bag of a savory flavor for $2 every Tuesday!
Rush Cycle: OPENING THIS MONTH! Grab a Founding Membership now: 8 classes/month for $109/mo or Unlimited for $129/mo.
Serendipity Labs: Get one month of free co-working and 20% off first meeting room!
Trinity Oaks Mortgage: We LOVE our hometown heroes and would like to show our appreciation by helping you achieve the dream of homeownership. As our way of saying thank you, Trinity Oaks Mortgage is offering a credit of $1295 towards your closing cost!* Contact your Frisco Trinity Oaks Mortgage office for more info! Offer ends 8/31/2019.
Tumbleweed TexStyles: Lifestyle Frisco Exclusive Offer: 25% off entire online store when you use code FRISCO25 at shoptwt.com!
Get Ready For
Back to Football + Training Camp: August 20-27 at The Star in Frisco. The Dallas Cowboys will host five open practices as part of 2019 Training Camp, providing fans the opportunity to see the players and coaches as they prepare for the season. In addition, the Dallas Cowboys will host activations throughout the week to include family-friendly activities, a Movie Night, special offers from The Star District retail and restaurants, and more.
Frisco Oktoberfest: September 28, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm in Frisco Square. Wear your best Oktoberfest attire and come ready for a great German time at the inaugural, family-friendly Frisco Oktoberfest! Lifestyle Frisco is proud to be the official media sponsor of Frisco Oktoberfest.
Mariposa Masquerade Gold Party: September 28, 7:00 pm – Midnight at Verona Villa benefitting the Kids Who Shouldn’t Have Cancer Foundation. Gold Party sponsors will enjoy cocktails, heavy appetizers, live entertainment, fabulous live/silent auction items and socializing with approximately 500 influential supporters of this important cause. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved.
9th Annual Newman Village Lemonade Stand: September 29, 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm in Newman Village. At this charming event, the children of Newman Village will set up lemonade stands to sell ice-cold lemonade and yummy home-made treats, to raise funds and awareness for the Kids Shouldn’t Have Cancer Foundation in Memory of Jonny Wade.