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This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday November 13, 2017

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It’s full-on fall in Frisco and we’re getting ready to gobble ’til we wobble! With Cowboys coverage, youth theater, and Texas Legends basketball season home opener, you’ve got plenty of fun all This Week in Frisco!


Monday, November 13

Special Events

Project Warm Us – From October 23rd through November 22nd, Frisco Square will be collecting new/gently used items that may be dropped at: Frisco Square Management Office, 8874 Coleman Blvd, Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm or at Barre3 Frisco in Frisco Square during class times. Project Warm Us collects warm items such as coats, blankets, and shoes to help keep the homeless warm during the cold winter months. Many of the people they serve are shelter-less, living in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding metroplex. They also collect for people living in shelters and orphanages. Statistics from the Dallas area homeless count shows there are 21% more homeless people than last year, and an expected increase with Hurricane Harvey victims. Their 2017 goal is 9,636 warm items by Thanksgiving.

Sports

The Cowboys Hour – Hosted by Brad Sham and Jeff Cavanaugh, live from the patio at Omni Frisco Hotel, Monday nights from 6pm to 7pm. Listen locally on 105.3 FM The Fan or 1080AM KRLD. On-site prizes and promotions.

 


Tuesday, November 14

Sports

“Off With The Helmets – Cowboys” Radio Show – Tupelo Honey Southern Kitchen & Bar, located at The Star in Frisco, will play host to live “Off with the Helmets Cowboys” radio show this football season. Emcee Brady Tinker and current Cowboys players will be on site at Tupelo Honey each show to discuss the current football season live on ESPN 103.3 FM. Featured players will include La’El Collins, Brice Butler and Jaylon Smith, as well as surprise guests featured throughout the season.

Shopping & Dining

$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, November 15

Business & Entrepreneurship

1 Million Cups, Frisco – Join the 1MC Frisco team as they deliver another great event for Entrepreneurs. Learn what it looks like to build a business from the Founder’s perspective. Make sure you’re ready to participate when the Q and A section begins. Also, they’ll have a 90-second community spotlight section where they highlight current or upcoming programs. And, get ready for SHOP SMALL SATURDAY on November, 25th by picking up your Shop Small bag at Launch Pad City.

 


Thursday, November 16

Dining

Exclusive Tequila Dinners at Cantina Laredo – Evoking the flavors of a modern Mexico City cuisine, Cantina Laredo will host an exclusive four-course Tequila Dinner, featuring distinctive off-the-menu items paired with a featured tequila cocktail for $59.99 per person. Cocktail service begins at 7pm, and the four-course dinner is served at 7:30pm. Cantina Laredo, 1125 Legacy Drive.

Live Music

Prag Padilla performs Live – 7pm at the Frisco Rail Yard.

 


Friday, November 17

Arts

Disney’s MULAN Jr. Performed by Frisco Youth Theatre – Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney’s Mulan JR. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs and a story packed with action, humor and heart, Disney’s Mulan JR. brings ancient China to life with a modern sensibility. Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Parkway #200.

Live Music

Radio Love Bus perform Live – 7pm at the Frisco Rail Yard.

Silent Rumor performs Live – 9pm at The Frisco Bar.

 


Saturday, November 18

Sports

Texas Legends HOME opener vs. Oklahoma City Blue – Tip off at 7:30pm in Dr. Pepper Arena.

THE STAR TO HOST COWBOYS PLAZA PARTY – From 4pm to 7pmCowboys Plaza Party presented by AT&T before most Dallas Cowboys home games this season on Tostitos Championship Plaza at The Star in Frisco. Fans can enjoy a festive game weekend atmosphere featuring a live DJ, contests & giveaways, autographs from Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Dallas Cowboys alumni and Dallas Cowboys Rhythm & Blue Dancers, inflatables and more!  Admission and parking are free.

Arts

Disney’s MULAN Jr. Performed by Frisco Youth Theatre – Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney’s Mulan JR. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs and a story packed with action, humor and heart, Disney’s Mulan JR. brings ancient China to life with a modern sensibility. Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Parkway #200.

Live Music

Jessica McVey Band performs Live – 7pm at the Frisco Rail Yard.

Subject To Change performs Live – 9pm at The Frisco Bar.

 


Sunday, November 19

Arts

Disney’s MULAN Jr. Performed by Frisco Youth Theatre – Based on Disney’s Oscar-nominated film, Disney’s Mulan JR. is a heartwarming celebration of culture, honor and the fighting spirit. With hit songs and a story packed with action, humor and heart, Disney’s Mulan JR. brings ancient China to life with a modern sensibility. Frisco Discovery Center, 8004 Dallas Parkway #200.

Kids & Family

Frisco Heritage Center 3rd Sunday Open House – Enjoy the Third Sunday Open House at the Frisco Heritage Museum, 6455 Page Street. Monthly event includes kid’s crafts, games, working blacksmiths, historic home tours and much more. Admission is FREE!

MOVIE NIGHT: “Goodfellas” – 9pm at The Frisco Bar.

Live Music

Trey Allen Band performs Live – 1pm at the Frisco Rail Yard.

 


What MOVES You?

7675 Fernwood Place, Frisco TX 75034

Exquisite Tuscan-style beauty with charming custom details throughout makes this house a luxurious place to call home. Dream gourmet kitchen with commercial grade appliances open to living and dining areas. Beautiful marble and hand-scraped wood floors create a welcoming elegance. Stunning master suite with views of the… (find out more!)

 

2261 April Sound Lane, Frisco TX 75033

Beautiful Drees built home in golf course community in Wakeland zone. Exquisite millwork granite plantation shutters and hand-scraped hardwoods. Grand entrance with curved staircase and open foyer leading to a handsome executive office with built-in storage. Large gourmet kitchen built to entertain large island solid wood cabinets recessed and under cabinet lighting walk-in pantry abundant counter and cabinet space. Spacious family room with lots of… (find out more!) WATCH THE DRONE VIDEO!

 

12063 Del Rio Drive, Frisco TX 75035

Brand new in Panther Creek, this north-facing home has beautiful Country French design with stone accents. Solid knotty alder front door leads to soaring two-story entry highlighted by staircase with wrought iron balusters. Hand-scraped hardwood floors in entry, study, formal dining and family rooms. Study with French doors, large dining, huge master suite downstairs, and large 2-story family room with… (find out more!)

 


Deals & Discounts

  • ReNue Pharmacy: 10% off dietary supplements.
  • UP Inspired Kitchen: Don’t miss their Bullet Proof coffee brews or signature UP Cakes!
  • Vitality Bowls: Special of the Month – Pumpkin Bowl and Pumpkin Latte.
  • Jungle Joe’sFriday’s Kid’s Eat for Free 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM!
  • Homewatch Caregivers: Do you have a loved one that needs care? Call today to schedule your complimentary in-home evaluation to determine the unique needs of each of your loved ones.
  • PogoPass: Get a $124.95 PogoPass for NOW ONLY $39.98 when you use code: FRISCO. You’ll have access to some of the most fun venues around town this fall including the Texas Legends games, Sci-Tech Discovery Center, National Videogame Museum, Strikz Bowling & Games, and more!
  • Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care: If your hair could use a little anti-aging help, get a COMPLIMENTARY personalized recommendation from Lisa Stubbs with Monat Anti-Aging Hair Care.
  • Two Men and a Truck offer lower rates Monday – Wednesday.
  • FriscoRX PharmacyGet your seasonal flu shot. Usually $0 with insurance and only $28.99 cash price at Frisco Rx.

 


GET READY FOR:

  • 2017 North Texas Turkey Trot – Thanksgiving Day, November 23rd, Frisco Square. This is the 7th year for the popular and growing family event on Thanksgiving Day in Frisco. The event offers a 10K trot, 5K trot, and a Miracle Mile for kids. Join thousands of participants who celebrate the holiday with grandparents, relatives, friends and their youngest who we look to see with their own families in the years ahead!
  • SHOP SMALL SATURDAY, November 25, 2017 – On Small Business Saturday® in 2016, 112 million shoppers showed their love for their favorite spots, and spent a reported $15.4 billion at small businesses. Support local Frisco businesses!
  • Christmas In The Square 2017Starting November 18th and running through January 3, 2018, Frisco Square Property Owners Association and NBC5, proudly present Christmas in the Square at Frisco Square which opens with Skate the Square. Skate the Square, an outdoor real ice skating rink will be available Monday through Thursday between the hours of 4pm and 9pm. (From December 16 to January 3, extended hours of 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm) and Friday through Sunday, Noon to 10 p.m. except on Christmas Day and weather permitting. The “Christmas in the Square Light Show” will be open nightly from 6:00pm – 10:00pm. Due to the overwhelming popularity and growth of CITS, Frisco Square Property Owners Association is offering big and small businesses, non-profits, and those with a creative holiday flare the opportunity to have a 10’ x 10’ booth during the event night, December 16, 2017. Along with the dazzling light show, in partnership with the City of Frisco, which is choreographed to holiday music visitors can enjoy snow machines, parachuting Santa, an inner tubing snow slide, carriage rides, and so much more. We suggest those with a special holiday giveaway, game, treat, or performance visit www.friscosquare.com/cits to fill out an application to become a part of this wonderful Frisco Square tradition.
  • Breakfast With Santa – On Saturday, December 2nd, it’s the most important meal of the day and one of the most memorable events of the season! Join Santa, Frosty and Rudolph for a delicious breakfast, crafts and holiday cheer. Purchase and print tickets from home or purchase in person at the Frisco Athletic Center, 5828 Nancy Jane Lane. All children and adults need a ticket to be admitted!
  • Frisco Holiday Home Tour On Saturday, December 2nd, between 11am-5pm, enjoy a self-guided tour of some of the most beautiful Homes in Frisco, gorgeously decorated for the holidays. The proceeds of this exclusive ticketed event will benefit Make-A-Wish North TX.
  • Frosty 5K and Merry Mile Run – On Saturday, December 9th, at Simpson Plaza, City Hall. Looking for a way to warm up in the cold? Bring your friends and family out for a run at the Frosty 5K and Merry Mile. Register early and receive discounted pricing. Enter your team (4 or more people) into the Frosty 5K Team competition.