This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, July 2, 2018

Enjoy a variety of fun Independence Day events in Frisco this week, including one of North Texas’s biggest 4th of July celebrations…Frisco Freedom Fest! Featuring food, music, and fireworks, and more! Later in the week, attend HeartStories GNO, or a Dallas Rattlers game at The Ford Center! All of this and more… This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, July 2


A Walk in the Park: Interpretive Nature Guided Tour: 9:00 am – 10:30 am. July is Park and Recreation Month! Enjoy a tour about Intro to Flood Mitigation at the Cottonwood Creek Greenbelt. Meet at 3925 Bear Creek Lane, parking lot. 9 am (every Monday in July, varied locations and focus) Free.

Business and Entrepreneurship

Workshop – Do You Know What It Takes to Start a Business?: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, Frisco Chamber of Commerce, 6843 Main Street. If you’re thinking about starting a business someday then come to this free workshop!


Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders vs Tulsa Drillers.

Tuesday, July 3

Independence Day Celebrations

DIY 4th of July Parade Wand: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm at Learning Express Toys. Make your own holiday parade wand for Independence Day! Free event for ages 3+.

Frisco Freedom Fest: Enjoy great food, music, and fireworks during one of North Texas’s biggest Independence Day celebrations! Events begin July 3 at 4:00 and end with fireworks the evening of July 4.

Frisco Dachshund Dash: 7:30 pm. Don’t miss the fun of the Dachshund Dash at Frisco Freedom Fest! Watch as these energetic little competitors chase the title of Top Dog in Frisco!

Hotter ‘n’ Firecrackers 5K and Glow Run: 9:00pm – 11:00pm.Participants will light up the night as they race through Frisco Square sporting flashing LED lights and their brightest fluorescent gear. Immerse yourself in the mesmerizing ‘glow’ effect, energized by the beat of electronic music.

Frisco RoughRiders Stars and Stripes Celebration: 7:05 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco RoughRiders host Tulsa Drillers. First 2,000 fans get USA hand-held flag. Bonus: Post-game fireworks!

Wednesday, July 4

Independence Day Celebrations

Frisco Fine Art 4th of July Party: 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm at Frisco Fine Art. Margaritas, hot dogs, and Frisco’s best pre-party to the fireworks extravaganza at Toyota Stadium. It’s a day of fun, family, artists painting, new local artists and affordable art!

All American 4th of July: 7:00 pm- 10:00 pm. KVGI Radio, Solutions Automotive Frisco and Frisco Rail Yard present this years theme, The All American 4th of July. KVGI Radio will be broadcasting Live from the Frisco Rail Yard!

Frisco Fresh Market Independence Day Celebration: 9:00 am – 9:00 pm. The celebrations for the opening of the Outdoor Market continue on July 4th featuring 90+ of the best farmers, artisans, makers and creators in the Lone Star State. Fun for the whole family including Jambox Nation Fitness Party, Live Music, Face Painting, Caricaturist, Balloon Artist and more. Bring lawn chairs or picnic blankets in the evening and watch the city’s firework show with one of the best views around!

4th of July at Tupelo Honey: Beginning at 11:00 am, Tupelo Honey at The Star is celebrating America’s 241st birthday with $3 mimosas and all day brunch (on a Wednesday, no less)!

Frisco Freedom Fest: The city’s biggest Fourth of July celebration. Celebrate our nation’s birthday with an evening of live music, great food, local vendors and family fun.

Party in the Plaza and Taste of Frisco: 4:00 pm – until fireworks end. Party in the Plaza festivities will feature family favorites including local dancers, singers, and bands; a Children’s Expo, complete with jump houses, face painting, strolling entertainers and games; plus the Hometown Hero Exhibit, which showcases the men and women of our Police and Fire departments, and the equipment they use to help keep our community safe. If you get hungry, the Taste of Frisco features fare from local food vendors.

FC Dallas match: 7:30 pm. After the match, stick around because Toyota Stadium provides one of the best locations for viewing the fireworks show!

Fireworks Extravaganza: 10:00 pm. Top off your patriotic weekend with the Frisco Freedom Fest Fireworks Extravaganza! Following the conclusion of the FC Dallas match, enjoy one of the largest fireworks displays in North Texas! Bring a blanket or lawn chair and sit back and enjoy the show. Fireworks are visible around Frisco City Hall, Frisco Square, Frisco Market Center, and from Toyota Stadium. The show will last about 20 minutes.

Thursday, July 5


Live Music at The Star: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm in the Ring of Honor at The Star. Whiskey Pants is an acoustic duo from Dallas Texas with a wide array of musical repertoire and influences.

HeartStories GNO: 6:30 pm at Crest Infiniti. At this GNO you’ll hand stamp a key with your word of freedom, creating your own “Freedom Key” as a symbol that together, we stand for freedom, for ourselves and for each other. You’ll love getting to know SaRatta, of Expressions Bracelets, as she shares a bit of her story and leads us in the hand-stamping workshop. Gather your girlfriends for a night of laughter, fun, and freedom! Register at with the code GNOSPONSOR.

Friday, July 6


Tupelo Honey Summer Music Series: In celebration of the summer, Tupelo Honey will be hosting live music events all summer! They’ll also be hosting a weekend kickoff party every Friday featuring drink specials, exclusive menu items and a live DJ.

Saturday, July 7

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.


Dallas Rattlers: 3:30 pm at The Ford Center at The Star. MLL Dallas Rattlers host the Charlotte Hounds.

Sunday, July 8


“imPRESS” Art Exhibition: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Frisco Art Gallery in the Frisco Discovery Center. This is a free, recurring exhibition, July 3-August 19, featuring pieces by artists working with all types of printmaking. Visit the event website to confirm daily hours.

What MOVES You?

878 Gaited Trail, Frisco TX 75034

Fantastic home in Phillips Creek Ranch boasts hardwood floors that lead from entry, past the study and formal dining room. Family room with 2-story ceiling and tall stone fireplace. Kitchen boasts granite counter tops, SS appliances, antique white cabinets, large island, breakfast bar and nook with bay windows. Master suite includes… (find out more!)

2348 Mare Road, Carrollton TX 75010

Beautiful home with gorgeous hardwood floors and plantation shutters is a must see! Formal dining room is flooded with natural light. Adjacent dry bar with wine fridge and gorgeous kitchen open to the family room make this a wonderful home for entertaining. The family room, with the elegant wood floors, has a… (find out more!)

13566 Bois D Arc Lane, Frisco TX 75035

Beautiful home on corner lot. Large front porch with wood and iron door. Foyer opens to stacked formals and a study. Kitchen features granite counter tops and arched entries, has a gas stove top, island with storage, butler’s pantry, breakfast bar open to family room, and plenty of warm stained cabinets. Tiled two-story family room with floor to ceiling stone fireplace. Master bedroom has a large… (find out more!)

684 Lismore Drive, Frisco TX 75034

2017 completed Modern MainVue home features crisp, clean lines, lots of seamless windows, elegant finishes and light hardwood floors throughout. Kitchen has high-end SS Electrolux appliances, 5 burner gas stove, quartz counters, large island w sink, coffee bar & white lacquer front cabinets. The kitchen nook & living room both have sliding glass doors that open to the back patio. Sleek master suite has… (find out more!)

Deals & Discounts

  • Title Boxing Club: 1st CLASS FREE! Summer Special – 3 months UNLIMITED access for only $327
  • Legacy Locators – If you know someone who’s moving, get a $50 gift card for referring someone who leases with Legacy Locators!
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  • Vitality Bowls – Our July “Bowl of the Month” is… The LIBERTY Bowl! The Liberty Bowl is Acai blended with Almond Milk, Strawberries, Banana and Raspberries.  It’s topped with Organic Hemp/Flax Seed Granola, Blueberries, Strawberries, Coconut Shavings and Honey.
  • Sweets On A StickGet 10% off any Custom Order of two dozen or more!
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  • Freshii – Buy any Entree and get a Smoothie HALF-OFF!
  • Frisco Fine Art – SUMMER ART BLITZ – 15% of entire collection of art, glass, and sculpture. 20% off all local artists.
  • BEYOND Studios – In JULY, it’s our “Friends with Benefits” promo in-studio! Go BEYOND with your BESTIES all month! First class free for new clients when you bring a friend to class. Email to book your free first class for both you and a friend!
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WEB Monthly Networking Lunch: July 10, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Grace Church Frisco. The women’s division of the Frisco Chamber of Commerce provides female business owners, managers and employees the opportunity to meet, advise, support, mentor, network and encourage one another in order to promote the success of their businesses.

Coffee with the Mayor: July 13, 8:00 am – 9:00 am, McCallum Room 4th Floor, George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd, Frisco.

Live Music Showcase at Frisco Fine Art: July 14, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm, hosted by Frisco Fine Art and Melody of Hope. An opportunity for emerging artists and musicians to gain experience and showcase their talent.

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.