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This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, July 16, 2018

Innocent, guilty, or simply misunderstood? Don’t miss The Trial of Goldilocks presented by Frisco Youth Theatre! Parks and Rec month continues with a George Strait cover band in the park, and Lincoln Experience Center hosts three fun events… All of this and more…This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, July 16

Kids and Family

Momma Meet UP – PJs and Pancakes: 8:00 am – 11:00 am at UP Inspired Kitchen. Their playhouse on the patio is a beautiful place for moms to MEET UP and share quality time with each other and their littles.

Community

A Walk in the Park: Interpretive Nature Guided Tour: 9:00 am – 10:30 am. Gather in the parking lot for a guided tour of the beautiful Taychas Trail at Limestone Quarry Park. Don’t forget your water and walking shoes.

Business and Entrepreneurship

The Tower at the Rail Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony: 9:30 am at 7th Street and Main in The Rail District Frisco. For more information about this highly anticipated development, read: Nack Development Breaks Ground in The Rail District Frisco


Tuesday, July 17

Kids and Family

Touch a Truck and Battle Bots: 9:00 am – 11:00 am, Northeast Community Park. Join Frisco Parks & Recreation Dept for a free STEM program featuring all of the coolest equipment used by our parks maintenance team, the Frisco Police Dept, the Frisco Fire Dept, and the Frisco Environmental Svcs for children to explore. ItsRocketScience will be there too with robots made from LEGO bricks!

Let’s Read – Lincoln’s Summer of Stories: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. The Lincoln Experience Center is teaming up the Frisco Public Library to kick-off a new and exciting event series. Jump into some of our most treasured children’s books. Listen to live readings from your favorite fictional characters, write them a postcard and create your own personalized bookmark to use on your next reading adventure. Plus, enjoy sweet summer treats from Steel City Pops and explore a host of additional Frisco Library services and family-friendly activities.


Wednesday, July 18

Kids and Family

Art in Action: 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Frisco Public Library. Discover your inner artist with art activities with guest presenters from NuMinds Enrichment and Growing IQ. For Grades 1-5. This is a free, come-and-go program, no ticket or registration required. In the 2nd floor Children’s Program Room.


Thursday, July 19

Entertainment

Live Music at The Star: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm. After hitting up Happy Hour specials throughout the Entertainment District, stick around for live music every Thursday night from 6pm-9pm in the Ring of Honor at The Star.

Live on the Lawn: King George – A Tribute to George Strait: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm at Warren Sports Complex. Bring your blankets and chairs and kick back with King George, a George Strait cover band beginning at 8 p.m. Raised Right Men will warm up the crowd at 7:00.

Arts

The Trial of Goldilocks, Presented by Frisco Youth Theatre: 7:15 pm at the Black Box Theater at the Frisco Discovery Center. Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love?  It’s up to the audience, which serves as the jury!

Sports

Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. San Antonio Missions. Bonus: Party @ The Yard.


Friday, July 20

Arts

Artist Showcase – Mike Mezeul II: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at the Lincoln Experience Center at The Star. Discover the stunning, naturally inspired work of award-winning photographer and globe-trekker, Mike Mezeul II. Explore his breathtaking gallery of original landscape and nightscape images from across the world and enjoy an evening of light bites and select drinks together on Center Stage.

The Trial of Goldilocks, Presented by Frisco Youth Theatre: 7:15 pm at the Black Box Theater at the Frisco Discovery Center. Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love?  It’s up to the audience, which serves as the jury!

Sports

Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. San Antonio Missions. Bonus: Guest appearance by Dude Perfect and post-game fireworks! Update: this event is sold out.


Saturday, July 21

Entertainment

It’s Wendi’s BIRTHDAY! And you’re invited to stop by and say HI at Wendi’s “Sip, Swirl, & Celebrate!” in the bar at Mi Cocina, The Star. We’ll start gathering around 7:30pm, so please come by and introduce yourself!

Shopping and Services

Frisco Rotary Farmer’s Market: 8:00am-Noon every Saturday from April 21, 2018 through October 27, 2018 for farm fresh produce, meats, eggs, baked goods, preserves, handcrafted items and more.

Health and Fitness

Neon Cycle and Strength Pop-Up: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm at Tre Wilcox Cooking Concepts. Don’t miss out on a #NeonStrong workout, bites by Top Chef Tre Wilcox, smoothies, and mimosas. All fitness levels welcome. Space is extremely limited. Sign up today to reserve a spot.

Kids and Family

Parents Day Weekend Celebration: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. Frisco Fresh Market invites families to come visit the new outdoor market. Enjoy a 12 ft obstacle course! (For the younger kids they’ll have a bounce house as well.) All of the wonderful food vendors and farmers will be open as well.

Arts

The Trial of Goldilocks, Presented by Frisco Youth Theatre: Two showtimes today, at 2:15 pm and 7:15 pm at the Black Box Theater at the Frisco Discovery Center. Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love?  It’s up to the audience, which serves as the jury!

Sports

Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. San Antonio Missions.


Sunday, July 22

Kids and Family

Parents Day Weekend Celebration: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Frisco Fresh Market invites families to come visit the new outdoor market. Enjoy a 12 ft obstacle course! (For the younger kids they’ll have a bounce house as well.) All of the wonderful food vendors and farmers will be open as well.

Arts

The Trial of Goldilocks, Presented by Frisco Youth Theatre: Two showtimes today, 2:15 pm and 5:15 pm at the Black Box Theater at the Frisco Discovery Center. Will justice be served in this hilarious fairy-tale courtroom play packed with characters we all know and love?  It’s up to the audience, which serves as the jury!

Sports

Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs. San Antonio Missions. Bonus: Post-game fireworks.


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GET READY FOR:

Frisco Chamber Foundation – Veterans Council: Save the Date, July 26 at Verona VillaServing Those Who First Served Us is an event to raise awareness and empower Veterans and their families by providing resources and support. More info to come.

Heels on The Move To Heal Shoe Fashion Show: July 28, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Lincoln Experience Center at The Star. Lifestyle Frisco is a media sponsor of this event benefiting women who are victims dealing with domestic violence. Through a partnership with the Society of Women Who Love Shoes (SWWLS) 501(c)3 organization, donated shoes will be given to 11 pre-selected shelters to help heal the hearts and minds of the families affected by this ordeal.

HeartStories GNO: August 2, 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at Crest Infiniti. Gather your girlfriends for a night of laughter, fun, and freedom! Register with the code LIFESTYLEFRISCO.

Coffee with the Mayor: August 10, 8:00 am – 9:00 am, George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd, Frisco, TX 75034. McCallum Room, 4th Floor. A monthly opportunity for coffee and conversation with Frisco Mayor Jeff Cheney.