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This Week in Frisco: Week of Monday, March 19, 2018

Spring has sprung and seasonal events have begun! SPLASH and dash for Easter eggs at the annual Aqua Egg Hunt or SPRING into the Arts with the 9th Annual Arts in the Square, and the first-ever Les Fleurs d’Art benefiting the Frisco Arts and Frisco Garden Club…all This Week in Frisco!

Looking for the Easter Bunny? Check out the Frisco Guide to Egg Hunts, Photos, and Family Fun

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Monday, March 19

Restaurants

Bonnie Ruth’s Neighborhood Bistro: Got a case of the Mondays? Bonnie Ruth’s has all night Happy Hour drinks on Mondays as well as a $6.50 1/2 lb. American cheeseburger and pomme frites.


Tuesday, March 20

Business and Entrepreneurship

Frisco ISD Realtor’s Update: Real estate agents are invited to join Frisco ISD for information on attendance zones, projected growth, new student registration and more. Light breakfast and networking at 8:30 a.m., followed by a presentation at 9 a.m. in the FISD Administration Board Room.

Moms with W.I.N.G.S.: 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.

Kids and Family

Young Adults Book Club: 7:00pm-8:30pm, 3rd-floor Frisco Public Library Board Room, ages 16 and up.

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 21

Business and Entrepreneurship

2018 Frisco Chamber of Commerce HR Summit: Presented by Frisco EDC and Careington International, 7:30am-Noon at Collin College-Preston Ridge Campus.

Community

Downtown Advisory Board Presentation: 6:00pm-8:00pm at the Frisco Heritage Center, 6455 Page Street. A presentation to the community, open for public input on the future of “The Rail District.”

Kids and Family

Bright Academy Information Night: 6:30pm-7:30pm at Griffin Middle School. Information about FISD’s plans to implement the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme and Project Lead the Way Launch at Bright Academy.

Frisco ISD Dual Information Credit Night: 6:00pm-8:00pm at Lebanon Trail High School. 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.

Live Music

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


Thursday, March 22

Kids and Family

Special School Board Meeting – Joint Meeting with City of Frisco: 6:30pm-8:00pm at George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, 6101 Frisco Square Boulevard.

Health and Fitness

Happy Goat Yoga – for Charity: Enjoy all-level, happy-vibes yoga class taught by Ariel Gunn while the cute and over-friendly pygmy goats run around, under, and over you! Stick around for goat playtime, drinks, and food trucks. 100% of proceeds go to Here’s Your Reminder Project charity. Two sessions, 5:00-6:30pm and 7:00-9:00pm. Spots are filling quickly, so register today.

Live Music

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

The Common Table: Zuriel Merek performs, 9:00pm-Midnight.

Frisco Rail Yard:  Nikki and Ryan perform, 6:00pm.


Friday, March 23

Arts

Les Fleurs d’Art: 11:00am-8:00pm at Frisco Fine Art gallery. Professional and amateur floral designers will select an artwork at the gallery to create a unique and inspired bouquet. These one-of-a-kind art-bouquets will be available for silent auction, benefiting the Frisco Arts and Frisco Garden Club. There will be floral demonstrations, art demonstrations, and live music throughout the day, and you’ll enjoy light refreshments from 11am-1pm, and 6pm-8pm. $10 admission at the door.

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

Texas Legends: The Texas Legends take on the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, 7:30pm at Dr Pepper Arena.

Live Music

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

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

Frisco Rail Yard:  Random Walk performs, 6:30pm.


Saturday, March 24

Arts

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.

Artist Speaks with Rob Denton: Frisco Fine Art continues its Artist Speaks series with North Texas painter and artist Rob Denton.

Kids and Family

Aqua Egg Hunt: 11:00am-Noon at the Frisco Athletic Center. Kids are invited to gather toy-filled eggs in the water, and take pictures with the Easter bunny.

Sports and Entertainment

FC Dallas: FC Dallas hosts Portland Timbers, 2:30pm at Toyota Stadium

Texas Legends: The Texas Legends take on the Memphis Hustle, 7:30pm at Dr Pepper Arena.

Live Music

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

The Common Table: Sean Russell & Eric Webb (of Cut Throat Finches), 10:00pm-1:00am.

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

Frisco Rail Yard:  Radio Love Bus performs, 6:30pm.


Sunday, March 25

Arts

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.

Live Music

Frisco Rail YardTrey Allen 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: Receive $100 off any birthday party package (for any date through the end of the year) if you book by the end of March! To redeem mention 100STYLE when booking or add 100STYLE to notes when booking online.
  • 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:

  • Collin Corporate College Small Business Success Series: Begins March 28, 2018 at the Frisco Chamber of Commerce.
  • Grand Opening of the Entertainment District: March 29-April 1, The Star in Frisco will host a weekend celebration for the Grand Opening of the Entertainment District including live entertainment, special appearances, dining and shopping specials, Easter activities, and notable prizes for the public.
  • 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 – 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, 6:30pm – 8:30pm at Grace Church Frisco. Municipal Election Day is May 5, 2018.