This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, December 2, 2019

THIS WEEK IN FRISCO Dec 2 2019

Let the countdown begin! We’ve got the holiday spirit and from the looks of it, so does the entire city! This Week in Frisco, enjoy holiday entertainment, visits with Santa, and a variety of fun ways to connect with friends. All of this and more…

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Monday, December 2

Holiday Entertainment

Christmas in the Square: This annual Frisco tradition draws over 750,000 visitors annually. The free, spectacular holiday lights and music show will run daily 6-10 pm, November 29 – December 31, 2019. Don’t miss Skate the Square, visits with Santa, and more!

Holiday Escape Rooms at The Market: Brought to you by Countdown 2 Escape! Bring the family, friends, and co-workers to experience one of the two Holiday Escape Rooms at the Frisco Fresh Market indoor building! Family-friendly rooms, space for corporate gatherings, lots of merriment and mischief for ages 12 and up. Book your time now!

Sports

The Cowboys Hour: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm. FREE and open to the public, at Trophy Park at The Star in Frisco. Cowboys players join hosts Brad Sham and Taylor Stern on Monday nights throughout the season.


Tuesday, December 3

Community

City Council Meeting: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm, City Council Chambers, City Hall. Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. You can watch City Council meetings live, as well as view videos from past meetings.

Advanced Academics Night: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, Reedy High School. Students in grades 5-11 and their parents are invited to learn more about pre-Advanced Placement (PAP), Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB) and dual credit offerings in Frisco ISD.

Business and Networking

Ladies Who Launch: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, Crest Infiniti. Whether you’re an artist, business owner, entrepreneur, or “wantrepreneur”, you’re welcome to attend and connect with our boss ladies who launch! Seating is limited, purchase tickets in advance.

Holiday Entertainment

Christmas in the Square: This annual Frisco tradition draws over 750,000 visitors annually. The free, spectacular holiday lights and music show will run daily 6-10 pm, November 29 – December 31, 2019. Don’t miss Skate the Square, visits with Santa, and more!

Holiday Escape Rooms at The Market: Brought to you by Countdown 2 Escape! Bring the family, friends, and co-workers to experience one of the two Holiday Escape Rooms at the Frisco Fresh Market indoor building! Family-friendly rooms, space for corporate gatherings, lots of merriment and mischief for ages 12 and up. Book your time now!


Wednesday, December 4

Sports

Texas Legends: 7:00 pm, Comerica Center. Texas Legends take on the Austin Spurs.

Holiday Entertainment

Christmas in the Square: This annual Frisco tradition draws over 750,000 visitors annually. The free, spectacular holiday lights and music show will run daily 6-10 pm, November 29 – December 31, 2019. Don’t miss Skate the Square, visits with Santa, and more!

Holiday Escape Rooms at The Market: Brought to you by Countdown 2 Escape! Bring the family, friends, and co-workers to experience one of the two Holiday Escape Rooms at the Frisco Fresh Market indoor building! Family-friendly rooms, space for corporate gatherings, lots of merriment and mischief for ages 12 and up. Book your time now!


Thursday, December 5

Entertainment

HeartStories 4th Annual Holiday GNO: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at Verona Villa. If you’re looking to enjoy more time and worry less this December, this GNO is the must-have guide for you. Featuring a fabulous line of experts who are excited to share secrets to help you save valuable time this holiday season so you’ll be free to enjoy the season.

Holiday Entertainment

Christmas in the Square: This annual Frisco tradition draws over 750,000 visitors annually. The free, spectacular holiday lights and music show will run daily 6-10 pm, November 29 – December 31, 2019. Don’t miss Skate the Square, visits with Santa, and more!

Holiday Escape Rooms at The Market: Brought to you by Countdown 2 Escape! Bring the family, friends, and co-workers to experience one of the two Holiday Escape Rooms at the Frisco Fresh Market indoor building! Family-friendly rooms, space for corporate gatherings, lots of merriment and mischief for ages 12 and up. Book your time now!


Friday, December 6

Holiday Entertainment

‘Tis the Season to Be Merry Market: Shop ’til you drop at the Holiday Market at Frisco Fresh Market December 6th – 8th and December 13th – 15th. Unique gifts, delectable goodies, homemade sweets, and more! Fri: 12 pm – 9 pm, Sat: 8 am – 9 pm, Sun: 10 am – 5 pm.

‘Riders Winter Wonderland: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Dr Pepper Ballpark. Frisco’s favorite baseball team presents this annual event benefiting Toys for Tots. Fans of all ages will enjoy activities include photos with Santa, holiday movies on RiderVision, live reindeer, discounts at the team store, and more! Admission is free with the donation of a toy to Toys for Tots.

3rd Annual Christmas Spectacular at The Star: 6:00 pm, every Friday and Saturday from Nov 22 – Dec 21. Free, 20-minute show featuring the lighting of The Star’s 67-foot Christmas tree and a holiday performance showcasing the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, DC Rhythm and Blue Dancers and Rookie Squad, DC Drumline, mascot Rowdy, Santa, and special guest appearances.

Holiday Escape Rooms at The Market: Brought to you by Countdown 2 Escape! Bring the family, friends, and co-workers to experience one of the two Holiday Escape Rooms at the Frisco Fresh Market indoor building! Family-friendly rooms, space for corporate gatherings, lots of merriment and mischief for ages 12 and up. Book your time now!

Christmas in the Square: This annual Frisco tradition draws over 750,000 visitors annually. The free, spectacular holiday lights and music show will run daily 6-10 pm, November 29 – December 31, 2019. Don’t miss Skate the Square, visits with Santa, and more!

Arts

Annie Jr: 7:15 pm at the Frisco Discovery Center. NTPA – Frisco is proud to present this full-length musical classic!


Saturday, December 7

Shopping and Services

‘Tis the Season to Be Merry Market: In addition to the usual local, high-quality shopping available every weekend at Frisco Fresh Market, this season you can also shop ’til you drop at the Holiday Market December 6th – 8th and December 13th – 15th. Unique gifts, delectable goodies, homemade sweets, and more! Find hours here.

Market at The Star x Fleastyle: 10:00 am – 7:00 pm. The pop-up, open-air market will host 80+ vendor booths running directly through The Star’s Entertainment District. Featuring a curated mix of fashion, jewelry, home décor, and other unique lifestyle goods vendors.

Holiday Entertainment

Merry Main Street: 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Simpson Plaza. The place to be to ring in the holiday season. Kid’s Holiday Store, Children’s Choirs, Lighting of the City Tree, kids activities, Holiday Market, food and drinks.

3rd Annual Christmas Spectacular at The Star: 6:00 pm, every Friday and Saturday from Nov 22 – Dec 21. Free, 20-minute show featuring the lighting of The Star’s 67-foot Christmas tree and a holiday performance showcasing the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, DC Rhythm and Blue Dancers and Rookie Squad, DC Drumline, mascot Rowdy, Santa, and special guest appearances.

Christmas in the Square: This annual Frisco tradition draws over 750,000 visitors annually. The free, spectacular holiday lights and music show will run daily 6-10 pm, November 29 – December 31, 2019. Don’t miss Skate the Square, visits with Santa, and more!

Holiday Escape Rooms at The Market: Brought to you by Countdown 2 Escape! Bring the family, friends, and co-workers to experience one of the two Holiday Escape Rooms at the Frisco Fresh Market indoor building! Family-friendly rooms, space for corporate gatherings, lots of merriment and mischief for ages 12 and up. Book your time now!

Breakfast with Santa at the Frisco Senior Center:8 am – 12 pm. This is a lovely, no-stress event that includes crafts, fun, music, and dancing with Rudolph and Frosty. This event is selling out quickly; grab your tickets today!

Breakfast with Santa at Frisco First United Methodist Church: 8 am – 12 pm. Presented by the Friends in Christ Preschool, join Santa for a spectacular family fun morning with photos, crafts, and lots of yummy breakfast options, including pancakes from Original Pancake House!

Holiday Market and Breakfast with Santa: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm, Lebanon Trail High School. Over 50 vendors in jewelry, home goods, food, wellness, clothing, crafts and more. Bring the kids for photos, activities, and breakfast with Santa. Tickets will be available at the door or online.

Hope for the Holidays Masquerade: You are cordially invited to Melody of Hope’s 6th annual Christmas gala in support of your favorite local charities! Event may sell out; purchase tickets now.

Arts

Annie Jr: 2:15 pm and 7:15 pm showtimes at the Frisco Discovery Center. NTPA – Frisco is proud to present this full-length musical classic!

Health and Fitness

Frosty 5K and Merry Mile: An annual Frisco tradition in Frisco Square. Each registered participant receives a long-sleeved t-shirt. All 5K finishers also receive a Frosty medal.

Free Community Yoga Class: 10:00 am – 11:00 am at Dwell Yoga Studio. This donation-based, all-level class will flow through traditional vinyasa and hatha yoga postures. 100% of donations will go to the studio’s charity of the month.


Sunday, December 8

Shopping and Services

‘Tis the Season to Be Merry Market: In addition to the usual local, high-quality shopping available every weekend at Frisco Fresh Market, this season you can also shop ’til you drop at the Holiday Market December 6th – 8th and December 13th – 15th. Unique gifts, delectable goodies, homemade sweets, and more! Find hours here.

Holiday Entertainment

Christmas in the Square: This annual Frisco tradition draws over 750,000 visitors annually. The free, spectacular holiday lights and music show will run daily 6-10 pm, November 29 – December 31, 2019. Don’t miss Skate the Square, visits with Santa, and more!

Holiday Escape Rooms at The Market: Brought to you by Countdown 2 Escape! Bring the family, friends, and co-workers to experience one of the two Holiday Escape Rooms at the Frisco Fresh Market indoor building! Family-friendly rooms, space for corporate gatherings, lots of merriment and mischief for ages 12 and up. Book your time now!

Cookies with Mrs. Claus: 3:15 pm – 5:15 pm, Lincoln Experience Center. Experience an exclusive afternoon with cookie-connoisseur and North Pole-native, Mrs. Claus. Enjoy tasty treats, warm cafe beverages and smile for a photo together. Learn from the best and decorate your very own holiday cookies.

Arts

Annie Jr: 2:15 pm, Frisco Discovery Center. NTPA – Frisco is proud to present this full-length musical classic!


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December Deals and Discounts

Practical Fitness: This Christmas, give the gift of exercising to a dear one, including yourself! One 1-Hour consultation PLUS 4 private sessions for only $199 THEN 15% OFF any of our 3-month packages and you get our 10th Anniversary T-Shirt as well! Call 469-514-7733 or go to pracfit.com.
Culture A Day Spa: These Seasonal Services are Sensational! Enjoy an Artic Berry and Peppermint Facial, a Hot Stone Peppermint and Citrus Massage, and Holiday Glam Makeup Application. Click here for details!
Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts: Screentime battles? Let’s learn music and arts instead! Enroll to start before January 6, 2020 and mention this ad for $25 OFF your membership, plus a FREE HOLIDAY STOCKING filled with stocking stuffers! Call, text, email or visit our site today for more info.
Gold Medal Pools: Drop off your new and unwrapped toy at Gold Medal Pools Mon-Sat 10 am – 3 pm by Dec 6th for the Toys for Tots Holiday Drive! Details here!
Growing IQ: Book a FREE trial/assessment now and receive $25 off, when you register in a weekly math enrichment session. Click here to book.
Mochas and Javas: December’s featured beverage is our handmade Peppermint Mocha Latte! YUM! And, HALF OFF all food items on the last Saturday of the month, Dec 28th!
Oasis Accents: Receive 20% off in-store art when you use the code ARTFIRST. (Excludes original art.)
POParella’s Gourmet Popcorn and Treats: Flavors of the Month: Peppermint Snowflake, Gingerbread, and Rum and Eggnog! Buy 1, get 1 FREE on any Half-POP (3 cup size). Free applies to equal or lesser value. Just mention this Lifestyle Frisco deal! Expires 12-30-19. Also, Join our Loyalty Program from FiveStars.com for coupons and other savings.
Frisco RoughRiders: Think baseball this holiday season with the RoughRiders Holiday Beach Bundle. Receive 10 flex vouchers, a cooler, and much more for only $99! Click here to purchase!


Get Ready For

TEDxFrisco: January 11. The first-ever TEDxFrisco will feature 13 speakers, each of whom will have 18 minutes to talk on topics such as finance, family, science, life lessons, and entrepreneurship. Meet the speakers here.

Martin Luther King, Jr Oration Scholarship Gala: January 17, Verona Villa. The celebration will include dinner, dancing, and special performances. The finale will entail the top five Frisco ISD finalists competing for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place. This will be a night full of culture and celebrations. Proceeds go towards scholarship awards.