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This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, May 14, 2018

Grab your yoga mat and get ready for the first-ever Sunset Yoga at Sushi Marquee! Network with local business owners, entrepreneurs, investors, and community leaders at Inspire Frisco! Ready for a night out? Parents Night Out is back at Jungle Joe’s! All of this and more…This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, May 14

Business and Entrepreneurship

Esports Accelerator Frisco Info Session: 6:00pm-7:00pm at Launchpad City. The information session will discuss the esports accelerator application process and answer any questions for startup founders and teams that are building technology solutions that can be utilized in esports.

Community

Frisco ISD School Board Meeting: 6:30pm at the Frisco ISD Administration Building, 5515 Ohio Drive. The Board will immediately go into closed session and resume open meeting at 7:30 p.m. for regular business.


Tuesday, May 15

Kids and Family

Frisco ISD Student and Parent Empowerment Program: 12:00pm-1:00pm (brown bag luncheon) or 5:oopm-6:30pm. Frisco ISD will host two opportunities to attend Restorative 101, a special session for FISD staff and parents featuring information on ways to resolve conflict and build healthy relationships in all areas of your life – at home, school or in the workplace. Student Opportunity Center, 6928 Maple Street.


Wednesday, May 16

Restaurants

Wine Down Wednesday: Enjoy ½ price bottles of wine all day at Bonnie Ruth’s Neighborhood Bistro ($80 and under).


Thursday, May 17

Business and Entrepreneurship

Inspire Frisco: 6:00pm-8:00pm at City Works. Networking event. Meet local business owners, entrepreneurs, investors, city management, community leaders in the Frisco community as we continue to grow our business ecosystem.


Friday, May 18

Health and Fitness

Sunset Yoga at Sushi Marquee: 6:30pm-9:30pm. Sunset Yoga on the outdoor patio of Sushi Marquee at the Star in Frisco with Jenny Dean. Yoga, live DJ, and Specialty Yoga Cocktails will be available. Bring your mats.

Kids and Family

Jungle Joe’s Parents Night Out: May 18 and May 19. Parents – spend an evening out and Jungle Joe’s will entertain the kids with playtime on the Jungle Structure, Arts and Crafts, Games and Movie Time at the end of the evening. Register today.

Arts

TGIF Wine and Painting Party: Enjoy painting with a professional artist from your world-class Frisco Fine Art. 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.

Steel Magnolias: 8:00pm at the Frisco Discovery Center, Theatre Frisco presents the beloved story set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done.

Sports

Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark, Frisco Roughriders vs. Corpus Christi Hooks, with post-game fireworks. Bonus: LEGO Night ‘Let’s Play Friday’ – kids and their families have the chance to enjoy hands-on LEGO activities with more than 2,000 square feet of LEGO fun arriving at the ballpark all weekend.


Saturday, May 19

Health and Fitness

2018 Komen North Texas Race for the Cure: 8:00 am 1-Mile Family Fun Run/Walk, 8:15 am Competitive/Timed 5K, 8:20 am Casual Walk/Run 5K, 9:45 am Promise Parade and Awards Ceremony. Location: The Star in Frisco. Komen’s mission is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer.

Shopping and Services

Frisco Rotary Farmer’s Market: 8:00am-Noon, every Saturday from April 21 through October 27, 2018.

Kids and Family

Teddy Bear Parade: 10:00am-12:00pm at the Frisco Heritage Museum. Kids ages preschool through third grade are invited to bring your Teddy Bear or other favorite stuffed animal friend to the Frisco Heritage Center’s Gazebo for a sidewalk parade around the park, led by National Park Trust mascot “Buddy the Bison” and “Ted E. Bear” from the Frisco RoughRiders baseball team.

Popsicles in the Park: 12:00pm-2:00pm. Bring the whole family to Frisco Commons to celebrate Kids to Parks Day 2018! Frisco Parks and Rec will be handing out free Popsicles at the splash pad area. It’s also National Bike Month so if you ride or bring your bike to the park, they’ll also give you a free light-up bike reflector! 8000 McKinney Street, Frisco.

Jungle Joe’s Parents Night Out: May 18 and May 19. Parents – spend an evening out and Jungle Joe’s will entertain the kids with playtime on the Jungle Structure, Arts and Crafts, Games and Movie Time at the end of the evening. Register today.

Entertainment

Steel Magnolias: 2:30pm and 8:00pm showings at the Frisco Discovery Center, Theatre Frisco presents the beloved story set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done.

Afternoon with the Author – Meet Coach Carter: 2:30pm-4:00pm. Coach Ken Carter, the subject of the movie “Coach Carter” will make a special celebrity appearance, share personal stories, and sign books at the Lincoln Experience Center at The Star.

Sports

Frisco RoughRiders: 7:05pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark, Frisco Roughriders vs. Corpus Christi Hooks with post-game fireworks. Bonus: Military Appreciation Night. All military personnel will receive discounted tickets and the Riders will wear special military-themed jerseys that will be auctioned off to benefit the RoughRiders Foundation.

Dallas Rattlers: 7:00pm at The Ford Center at The Star, the Dallas Rattlers take on the Atlanta Blaze.


Sunday, May 20

Arts

Steel Magnolias: 2:30pm at the Frisco Discovery Center, Theatre Frisco presents the beloved story set in Truvy’s beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done.

Health and Fitness

Yoga in the Gardens: 9:00am-10:00am. Grab your flip-flops and yoga mats for the inaugural Sunday Yoga in the Gardens at Shades of Green. Unroll your mat underneath 250 year old Cottonwood trees and soak in nature as you soothe your soul.

Sports

Frisco RoughRiders: 4:05pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark, Frisco Roughriders vs. Corpus Christi Hooks. Bonus: LEGO Night and Kids Sunday Funday. Kids have the chance to enjoy hands-on LEGO activities with more than 2,000 square feet of LEGO fun. Kids and their parents/guardians can participate in a free pregame catch on the field, and kids 12 and under are invited to run the bases after the game!


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Deals & Discounts

  • Jungle Joe’s: Happy Hour is back at Jungle Joe’s on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 2pm to close! Plus, enjoy 1/2 off admission through the month of May. Schedules, pricing and registration info available here.
  • Frisco Fine Art: All during the month of May, get 20% off any one painting, glass, or sculpture.
  • BEYOND Studios: Get your first week FREE for new clients with promo code “FRIENDS” all during May!
  • 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: Parents – get a FREE trial class and 20% discount when parents mention “Lifestyle Frisco” during registration. Use this link to register for the free trial class: www.growingiq.com/texas
  • Oasis Accents: Buy selected pillows at Oasis Accents and receive 25% off during the month of May. Transform your living space for spring by simply adding a beautiful new texture or pop of color.
  • DeVance Electronic Lifestyle: Receive special pricing on our Limited Edition Pro-Ject Essential III Sgt. Pepper’s Turntables – Currently $399 (Retails $499!)
  • SkinBasix:  Get what you REALLY wanted for Mother’s Day, and schedule your relaxing, luxurious, personalized treatment! Replenish the Skin: targeted treatment for that skin concern; 30 min – $55.00 // Spring Facial: customized facial to get you ready for summer; 60 min – $75.00.
  • RenueRX Pharmacy: 10% off dietary supplements all month long.
  • UP Inspired Kitchen: We’re now featuring Mother Beverage, an apple cider vinegar drink infused with fruits, berries, and herbs. Containing only 15 calories or less and 2-3 grams of sugar per bottle, they are light, crisp, and refreshing. And, our Barista’s Choice this month is a Caramel Macchiato, with almond, coconut or soy milk options!
  • Vitality Bowls: Our May Bowl of the Month is the Super Berry Bowl! The base includes our VB Blend, Acai, Strawberries, Raspberries & Blueberries; Topped with Granola, Strawberries, Blueberries, Mulberries, Goji Berries & Honey. As many of our customers know, food allergy safety is near and dear to Vitality Bowls. We’ll be partnering with FAACT (Food Allergy & Anaphylaxis Connection Team), a nonprofit dedicated to food allergy advocacy and education. We will be donating 10% of proceeds from sales of the Super Berry Bowl to the organization.
  • Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care: If you could change one thing about your hair, what would it be? Monat’s Anti-aging Hair Care is 100% toxin free, vegan, gluten free, cruelty free (even Leaping Bunny certified!!). For a 15% discount on products and free shipping with a gift, contact with a gift, contact Lisa Stubbs with Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care.

 


GET READY FOR:

  • Frisco Arts Author’s Corner: May 30, 6:30pm-8:30pm. A monthly event featuring local authors and celebrating the literary arts! Hosted by Half Price Books in Frisco, free and open to the public. Featured Author: Dianne Smithwick-Braden, The Wilbarger County Series.
  • Music in the Square: Fridays in June, 7:30-9:30, beginning June 1, 2018. Frisco Square’s free outdoor Summer Concert Series on Simpson Plaza lawn, in front of City Hall
  • Ladies Who LaunchJune 5, 11:30am-1:00pm. Ladies Who Launch is a unique networking opportunity for women in arts and business. This month’s guests are Frisco Arts members Wendi McGowan-Ellis, CEO and Co-Founder of Lifestyle Frisco, and Gayatri Raghavan, creator of RaGa Resortwear, handmade luxury summer wear. Whether you’re an artist, business woman, nonprofit leader with a heart for the arts, or interested in all of the above, you’re welcome to attend! Each month we will hear 2 featured guests and their experiences in arts and business while enjoying a gourmet lunch by Crest Infiniti’s Executive Chef. Non-alcoholic beverages and a small dessert are included.
  • Dirk Nowitzki’s Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game: June 8, 5:00pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark.