This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, October 1, 2018

This Week in Frisco Oct 1 2018

“Alright, alright, alright!” We hear there’s a certain very notable celebrity coming back to Frisco to represent UT at the Red River Celebrity Softball Game! Also, plan to attend a Town Hall on the Bond and TRE Measures, or enjoy another Restaurant Week at The Star in support of the North Texas Food Bank! All of this and MORE… This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, October 1

Community

City of Frisco Town Hall: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at City Hall, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd. Meet your city leaders and staff, get the latest updates and ask your questions about what’s happening in Frisco. City staff will be set up in the City Hall atrium beginning at 6:30 pm to answer questions and pass out Frisco-themed giveaways. Or join by phone: dial in with this number: 888-409-5380. Or, join live as they broadcast the meeting via Facebook Live. They will be accepting questions in the comment section of the live feed.

Shopping and Services

Coffee for Hope: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Summer Moon Coffee in the Rail District. Join NBCF President and COO, Kevin Hail, and NBCF Founder and CEO, Janelle Hail, for coffee, fellowship, and fun as we celebrate the launch of the new Summer Moon | NBCF t-shirts.

Restaurants

Restaurant Week at The Star: October 1-7. An opportunity to enjoy special lunch and dinner menus from restaurants that are unique to North Texas, while raising money for the North Texas Food Bank.


Tuesday, October 2

Community

City Council Meeting: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm, City Council Chambers George A. Purefoy Municipal Center. If you’re unable to attend in person, you can watch City Council meetings live.

Kids and Family

Frisco ISD Marching Band Showcase: 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm at The Ford Center at the Star. All Frisco ISD high school bands will present their competition marching shows at the third annual Frisco ISD Marching Band Showcase.

Business and Entrepreneurship

Ladies Who Launch: 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Crest Infiniti. Guests will enjoy a gourmet lunch and light dessert by Crest Infiniti’s Executive Chef, as well a party favor. October’s speakers are Janelle Hail, Founder and CEO of the National Breast Cancer Foundation, and Julie Shipp, President of Frisco Association for the Arts and Gallery Director at Collin College.

Restaurants

Restaurant Week at The Star: October 1-7. An opportunity to enjoy special lunch and dinner menus from restaurants that are unique to North Texas, while raising money for the North Texas Food Bank.


Wednesday, October 3

Community

Town Hall on Bond and TRE Measures: 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Maus Middle School. A series of town halls about the bond and TRE measures that will appear on the November 6 ballot. Community members unable to attend in-person can tune in online to watch a live stream of the events on the FISD Facebook page.

Restaurants

Restaurant Week at The Star: October 1-7. An opportunity to enjoy special lunch and dinner menus from restaurants that are unique to North Texas, while raising money for the North Texas Food Bank.

Wine-Up Wednesday: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Silver Fox Steakhouse in Frisco. The first Wednesday of each month, sample 5 wines from the featured region. Call 817.329.6995 to reserve your spot!


Thursday, October 4

Entertainment

HeartStories GNO: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at Crest Infiniti. “Bordeaux and Boards” evening of French wine tasting, charcuterie boards, gourmet dinner, and fine chocolate!

2nd Annual Red River Celebrity Softball Game: 7:00 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Kicking off Red River Rivalry Weekend, this year’s game splits the net proceeds equally between The Toby Keith Foundation and The Roger Clemens Foundation. Singer/songwriter Toby Keith will lead the OU team. 11-time MLB All-Star and two-time World Series champion Roger Clemens will captain the UT, along with other notable celebrities.

Kids and Family

Leadership Prep School Information Night: 6:00 pm in the LPS gym. They currently have openings in grades 8-11 and are hosting an information night to learn more about enrollment in this tuition-free public charter school education.

Restaurants

Restaurant Week at The Star: October 1-7. An opportunity to enjoy special lunch and dinner menus from restaurants that are unique to North Texas, while raising money for the North Texas Food Bank.

Shopping and Services

SkinBasix Open House: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Door prizes, skincare samples, demonstrations, finger foods, and drinks!
8105 Rasor Blvd, Suite 209, Plano, TX 75024. Visit their Facebook page to RSVP.


Friday, October 5

Restaurants

Restaurant Week at The Star: October 1-7. An opportunity to enjoy special lunch and dinner menus from restaurants that are unique to North Texas, while raising money for the North Texas Food Bank.

Arts

Peter Max: The Uncrating Party: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Frisco Fine Art. Help welcome the inaugural Peter Max Show with an uncrating party! Peter Max is an icon American artist known for using bright colors in his work. Works by Max are associated with the visual arts and culture of the 1960s, particularly psychedelic art and pop art. RSVP to Frisco Fine Art at 214-872-1917 or info@FriscoFineArt.com.


Saturday, October 6

Shopping and Services

Frisco Rotary Farmer’s Market: 8:00 am – Noon every Saturday from April 21, 2018 through October 27, 2018 for farm fresh produce, meats, eggs, baked goods, preserves, handcrafted items and more.

Arts

Frisco Arts Walk and 5K: 8:30 am  2:00 pm. Frisco’s first arts-themed 5K along the beautiful grounds of HALL Park in Frisco. Walkers and runners will be inspired by the art of the HALL Collection located throughout the park. The route will include pop-up music, artists, and dancers throughout the scenic path!

Where It All Started Party and Open House: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Frisco Fine Art. Frisco Arts is celebrating their first birthday! Open House runs from 4-6pm and our Birthday Bash is from 7pm-9pm.

Restaurants

Restaurant Week at The Star: October 1-7. An opportunity to enjoy special lunch and dinner menus from restaurants that are unique to North Texas, while raising money for the North Texas Food Bank.

Sports

FC Dallas: 7:00 pm at Toyota Stadium. FC Dallas vs Orlando City SC.


Sunday, October 7

Kids and Family

Jungle Joe’s Sunday Funday Football: Every Sunday Jungle Joe’s will have football on the screen and free popcorn for all of their Sunday Funday guests! Wear your favorite jersey and get $5 off at the cafe!

Restaurants

Restaurant Week at The Star: October 1-7. An opportunity to enjoy special lunch and dinner menus from restaurants that are unique to North Texas, while raising money for the North Texas Food Bank.


What MOVES You?

9701 Hawks Landing Dr Frisco TX - 139361479701 Hawks Landing Drive, Frisco, TX, 75033 – Gorgeous home on cul de sac lot in best part of The Trails!! Pool & mature landscaping. Kitchen with granite, double sink and large island. Bkfst nook w access to back patio. (find out more!)

4117 Tanglewood Ln Frisco TX 75035 - 139407344117 Tanglewood Lane, Frisco, TX, 75035 – Beautifully updated 1.5 story home on .25 acre lot. Interior finish out is a must see. Fully updated kitchen w granite, pendant lights, new Bosch electric cooktop, white cabinets, elegant backsplash… (find out more!)

11263 Sugar Mill Lane, Frisco, TX, 75033 - 1393273211263 Sugar Mill Ln, Frisco, TX, 75033 – Wonderful home with a fabulous pool. Wood floors in the entry. Stacked formals great for entertaining. Study w French doors. Kitchen includes granite counter tops, island, brkfst bar, nook & walk-in pantry. (find out more!)

12221 Lazio Lane, Frisco, TX, 75035 - 1394379912221 Lazio Lane, Frisco, TX, 75035 – Stunning Mediterranean-style home on cul-de-sac lot in gated Latera. Upgrades throughout, hand-scraped wood floors, elegant lighting, unique architecture. Large foyer leads to bright two-story family room. (find out more!)

Deals & Discounts

  • Legacy Locators – Let Legacy Locators find you the perfect apartment… If your search results in a lease, you’ll receive a $100 gift card OR 2 hours of free moving!
  • UP Inspired Kitchen: Visit us for Mom Meet-Up Mondays! $5 Up cakes, $3 Kid cakes, $2 Mimosas, $3 Kombucha, ½ off Specialty Coffees!
  • Growing IQ – In OCTOBER, help your child discover math concepts with our fall promotion! Book a FREE math trial class with Growing IQ and get a 15% discount by mentioning “LIFESTYLE FRISCO” when you register.
  • BEYOND Studios –  In OCTOBER, update your workout wardrobe with 20% off retail all month. Our studio shop is not just for members and we stock top activewear brands including Spiritual Gangster, Beyond Yoga, and more.
  • Vitality Bowls – This OCTOBER and NOVEMBER, we’re excited to announce our most popular seasonal bowl is back – the Pumpkin Bowl! We’ll also be serving our delicious organic Pumpkin Latte!
  • Sweets On A Stick –  In OCTOBER, buy one “Paint-Your-Own” cookie and get one 1/2 off with code “OctBOGO”
  • Jungle Joe’s – Every Sunday we’ll be showing football at Jungle Joe’s. FREE popcorn to all our guests. Wear your favorite jersey and receive $5 off Joe’s Cafe.
  • Freshii – In OCTOBER, Freshii is supporting Breast Cancer Awareness Month by donating 50% of the proceeds from the sale of strawberry banana smoothies. Come support a great cause!
  • Monat – Know someone with hair and/or scalp concerns? Or, do you just want your hair to look younger? In OCTOBER, get a FREE gift (worth $25) AND a 15% DISCOUNT with FREE shipping on all of your favorite products! Take the hair quiz or ask Lisa how to improve your hair.
  • Frisco Fine Art – In OCTOBER, mention Lifestyle Frisco when you call Frisco Fine Art at 214-872-1917 and get a free wine tasting for 2 from the ambassadors for the Boisset Collection of wineries in California and France.
  • SkinBasix – In OCTOBER, pamper your skin with our luxurious and rejuvenating Pumpkin Spice Facial $80. Say Bye Bye to dull skin and lighten those brown spots on your face. Schedule your appointment today!
  • Disney’s Approach To Quality Service is coming to Frisco! – Receive up to $150 off with Alumni, Group or Early Bird Registration rates when you register by October 12. Collin Corporate College is hosting the course on Oct. 30, 9 am-5 pm. Registration fee includes course materials, complimentary parking, Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, lunch, snacks, coffee, tea, water, and completion certificate.
  • Practical Fitness: Give Us 1 Hour a Week, and Transform Your Body! New clients get a 1-hour complimentary fitness evaluation and TWO complimentary private, 30-minute sessions.

GET READY FOR:

Coffee with the MayorOctober 12, 8:30 am – 9:30 am. City Hall, 5th Floor, City Room, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd, Frisco, TX 75034

The Art of Peter Max: October 13, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm, October 14, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Frisco Fine Art hosts the Peter Max exhibit.

Game Pink LiveOctober 28, 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Dr Pepper Arena, hosted by NBCF. This one-of-a-kind Minecraft live experience featuring four of the world’s top Minecraft streamers PrestonPlayz, UnspeakableGaming, MooseCraft, and LogDotZip as they play head-to-head in person from 4-6pm. There will also be a costume contest for the whole family.