This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, November 16, 2020

THIS WEEK IN FRISCO Nov 16 2020

The countdown to Turkey Day is ON and we’re grateful for YOU, Frisco! Make your dinner plans now and don’t miss the many fun and festive holiday events coming up in our community! All of this and more… This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, November 16

Community

Special School Board Meeting: 9:30 am – 10:30 am, Frisco Admin Bldg. The Frisco ISD Board of Trustees will meet in special session to canvass results of the November 3 School Board election.

Frisco City Council Runoff Election Candidate Forum: 6:00 pm. City Council Place 5 Candidates Dan Strickland and Laura Rummel will participate in the forum moderated by Tony Felker, President/CEO and Christal Howard, Community Impact Newspaper. Watch Candidate Forum LIVE.


Tuesday, November 17

Community

City Council Meeting: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm, City Council Chambers, George A. Purefoy Municipal Center. View the agenda in advance and watch the meeting LIVE in person or online.


Wednesday, November 18

Community

Classic Readers Book Club: 10:00 am – 11:00 am, online event. A book club geared toward seniors (ages 50+), reading a variety of genres, including mystery, general fiction, historical fiction, biography, and more. Discussions are held every 3rd Wednesday of the month using Zoom.

Business and Entrepreneurship

TrueNorth Talks: 5:15 pm – 6:30 pm, TrueNorth Coaching and Consulting, 6735 Salt Cedar Way, Building 1, Suite 300. $25 per session: Nov. 18th — Stress Management


Thursday, November 19

Shopping and Services

A Farm to Table Thanksgiving: 6:00 pm. Join Lincoln Experience Center from home for a special event beginning with an introduction to microfarming and a demonstration about how to enhance your favorite Thanksgiving recipes with ingredients from local farmers and ranchers.


Friday, November 20

Entertainment

Music in the Chamber: 8:00 pm. An intimate concert to be held in City Council Chambers, a state-of-the-art, acoustically designed space by architects associated with NYC’s Radio City Music Hall. Purchase tickets.

Radiance! A Holiday Light Special: Ongoing event, November 11 – January 3, Dr Pepper Ballpark. Gather the family and sip a cup of hot chocolate as you marvel at two million lights, animated to the tunes of your favorite holiday classics from the safety and comfort of your car!


Saturday, November 21

Holiday Entertainment

Radiance! A Holiday Light Special: Ongoing event, November 11 – January 3, Dr Pepper Ballpark. Gather the family and sip a cup of hot chocolate as you marvel at two million lights, animated to the tunes of your favorite holiday classics from the safety and comfort of your car!

Shopping and Services

Frisco Fresh Market: Saturday, 8 am – 4 pm and Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm. FFM features local vendors with a variety of products ranging from seasonal produce to handcrafted items and fantastic homemade foods. Don’t miss Thanksgiving Prep and Christmas Shopping at FFM, November 21-22! Make your list and check it twice!

Rail District Outdoors: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, The Rail District. A monthly open-air marketplace where local merchants bring their goods and services outdoors! Salons, gift shops, boutiques, bakeries, restaurants, arts, music and entertainment, and more. Park and stroll, Frisco!

Short Story Creative Writing Workshop: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm. Write On! Creative Writing Center presents the components of a short story and how to craft one of your own.

Health and Fitness

Trail Walk – Fall Colors Hike: 9:00 am – 10:30 am, presented by Play Frisco. Enjoy the color change this autumn on a guided walk among the trees at Limestone Quarry Park along the beautiful Taychas Trail.


Sunday, November 22

Holiday Entertainment

Lights at Legacy Drive Through Experience: 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm, The Shops at Legacy. Hop in your own sleigh for The Lights at Legacy, Plano’s premier annual holiday event. Enjoy free, family-friendly fun from the comfort of your own vehicle. Appearances by Santa and Mrs. Claus, a live reindeer, the Sugar Plum Fairy, a snow queen, toy soldiers, drummers drumming, and more.

Radiance! A Holiday Light Special: Ongoing event, November 11 – January 3, Dr Pepper Ballpark. Gather the family and sip a cup of hot chocolate as you marvel at two million lights, animated to the tunes of your favorite holiday classics from the safety and comfort of your car!

Shopping and Services

Frisco Fresh Market: Saturday, 8 am – 4 pm and Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm. Frisco Fresh Market features local vendors with a variety of products ranging from seasonal produce to handcrafted items and fantastic homemade foods. Don’t miss Thanksgiving Prep and Christmas Shopping at FFM, November 21-22! Make your list and check it twice!


It’s Your Move.

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2447 Southgate Richardson Cheney Group2447 Southgate Dr, Richardson, 75080: Highly sought-after location AND floorplan within the master-planned community of Palisades Town Central! Recently built, barely lived in K. Hov Home in ideal location…


November Deals and Discounts

Kartland Performance Indoor Raceway: All You Can Race from 5 pm to 9 pm on Wednesday 11/18: All ages 6 and up through Adult for $49.50
BEYOND Studios: Two fitness studios, one membership! Opening soon at Lebanon and 4th Army Drive and celebrating with the LOWEST MEMBERSHIP RATES EVER! Call 469-980-7077 to book a free trial class.
Tumbleweed TexStyles: Get 15% OFF apparel in November when you use code APPAREL15.
Anderson Insurance Agency: Anderson Insurance Agency has partnered with Toys for Tots to collect new unwrapped toys for children in our community. Toys can be dropped off at their office Mon-Fri, 9 am-5 pm. Let’s “Fill the Box” for our underserved community!
Mochas and Javas: Our Seasonal Homemade Pumpkin Spice is back for a limited time! And, mark your calendar for HALF OFF food on Saturday, 11/28!
Tutor Doctor Frisco-McKinney: Need a tutor? K-12, SAT, ACT, College, and Adult tutoring. Get in on the November special: 10% off all new enrollments! Call 972-703-9344.
Horizon Hot Yoga: Get your Intro month for $59 AND everything in the studio (merchandise and yoga packages) is ON SALE from 20-60% off!
Write On! Creative Writing Center: Discover the writer within, develop literacy skills, build confidence and unleash imagination and creativity with our Fall Creative Writing Workshops, Specialty Events, and NEW Saturday Workshops!
Bottled in Bond Cocktail Parlour and Kitchen: Daily Specials at BIB: Tuesday: $20 Burger & bourbon combo; Wednesday: 1/2 price bottles of wine; Thursday: $5 rotating whiskey pour; Friday & Saturday Live Music; Sunday: All day happy hour
Frisco Fresh Market: November is full of activities at FFM! Don’t miss Thanksgiving Prep and Christmas Shopping at the Market 11/21 and 11/22!
Practical Fitness: Simple is Doable! 100% Private. Safe, Personalized, Guaranteed Results! You only need to see us once or twice a week and follow our nutrition recommendations to achieve your fitness goals. Contact us today for your free 1-hour consultation in Frisco or Plano.
Culture A Day Spa: Enjoy the Diamond Duet 80-minute facial + massage experience at the Anniversary Price of $400. And don’t miss the Hot Stone Placement Enhancement – usually $50, this is Complimentary with any massage for a limited time only!


What’s Coming Up

Radiance! A Holiday Light Special: Ongoing event, November 11 – January 3, Dr Pepper Ballpark. Gather the family and sip a cup of hot chocolate as you marvel at two million lights, animated to the tunes of your favorite holiday classics from the safety and comfort of your car!

Meet Santa at Stonebriar: November 20 – December 24, Stonebriar Centre. Make time to see Santa and tell him all your Christmas wishes. Reservations available. For a complete list of times, visit shopstonebriar.com.

North Texas Turkey Trot: Virtual Event. Run first! Eat later. Earn your Thanksgiving feast while supporting a great cause at the annual North Texas Turkey Trot, benefitting the Miracle League of Frisco, a sports organization for special needs children.

Christmas in the Square: November 27 – Jan 4, Frisco Square. Christmas in the Square draws over 750,000 visitors annually. Families, friends, and holiday guests from all over come and enjoy the spectacular Holiday lights and Music show daily from 6-10 PM. This show is free to the public. Also, don’t miss Skate the Square and other festive events over the course of the season!

Let’s Get Lit GNO: December 3, hosted by HeartStories. Gather your girlfriends and light up the holidays with a candle pouring workshop featuring Paddywax Candle Bar! Enjoy access to a live, interactive virtual class plus individual candle making kits shipped to your door! Tickets are available now at gnoathome.com

Heels on the Move to Heal: December 6, 5:00 pm. The annual show charity fashion show is back, hosted by Heels on the Move To Heal, a 501c3 non-profit organization that strives to bring awareness to domestic abuse/sexual assault while empowering and supporting survivors.

2020 Cookies and Castles: December 12 at Scottish Rite for Children, Frisco campus. The premier Dallas holiday gingerbread decorating event has made its way up to Frisco! This will be a drive-through and pick up event so you can take the fun home to enjoy with family and friends. Registration Deadline: November 20.