This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, October 12, 2020

THIS WEEK IN FRISCO October 12 2020

The week ahead is full of fall fun, Frisco! Attend an outdoor shopping market, a virtual 5K, a petting zoo, or a live mural painting in The Rail District! All of this and more… This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, October 12

No events.


Tuesday, October 13

Community

Frisco ISD School Board Meeting: 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm, FISD Admin Bldg. Members of the community can watch live School Board meetings from the comfort of their own home. Meetings are broadcast live online: http://friscoisdtx.swagit.com/live


Wednesday, October 14

Sports

FC Dallas: 7:30 pm, Toyota Stadium. FC Dallas vs. Sporting Kansas City.


Thursday, October 15

Community

Inside Scoop with FISD Leaders: 8:00 am – 9:00 am, Reedy High School. FISD parents and guardians are invited to attend a series of informational events during the 2020-21 school year regarding FISD programs, initiatives, and other topics facing District leadership.

Health and Fitness

Free YIN yoga class: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, hosted online by Horizon Hot Yoga. Chime in and Get Yin. Enjoy beautiful stretching and meditation in a FREE Yin class. Oct. 15 from 7-8 pm via Livestream Zoom; Sign up at least two hours in advance to receive a login code.


Friday, October 16

Shopping and Services

Rail District Outdoor Market: October 16-17. Enjoy fall weather (fingers crossed) at the Rail District’s open-air marketplace, where local merchants bring their goods and services to the curbs! Businesses range from a variety of salons, gift shops, boutiques, bakeries, restaurants, arts, music and entertainment, and so much more.


Saturday, October 17

Arts and Entertainment

Art in the Alley: 8:00 am – 8:00 pm behind Countdown 2 Escape. Bring a lawn chair, listen to music, and watch the live painting of an outdoor mural! Local Wakeland High School artist Tate Bladon’s vision will come to life on the back of a 100 year old little building.

Midland Concert: 8:00 pm at Dr Pepper Ballpark. Country music sensation Midland performs in a safe, socially distanced environment.

2020 Chrysalis Ball: 6:00 pm. An exclusive virtual event benefitting the Boys and Girls Club of Collin County, featuring a live auction, silent auction, and a special musical performance by Lady A.

McKinney Wine and Music Festival: October 17, 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm and October 18, from 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm. Featuring a variety of delicious wines located within the shops in Downtown McKinney! Limited tickets available.

Shopping and Services

Rail District Outdoor Market: October 16-17. Enjoy fall weather (fingers crossed) at the Rail District’s open-air marketplace, where local merchants bring their goods and services to the curbs! Businesses range from a variety of salons, gift shops, boutiques, bakeries, restaurants, arts, music and entertainment, and so much more.

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.

Frisco Rotary Farmer’s Market: Open every Saturday until October, 8:00 am – Noon, weather permitting. Fun, local, farm-grown food, and healthy living products.

Write On! Creative Writing Center’s Grand Re-Opening: 3:00 to 8:00 pm. Have a look inside! Ask questions and see all Write On! has to offer. Drawings for workshops, specialty events, journals, and more! Register for a bonus entry for drawing.

Health and Fitness

21st Annual FEF Gary Burns 5K and Fun Run: Virtual event, October 17 – October 31. This great Frisco tradition is back with a family-friendly 5k and Fun Run. Presented by Frisco Education Foundation, get ready to hop, skip or jump your way to the finish line anytime between October 17-31.

Frisco Backs the Blue Virtual 5K: The goal of the Frisco Back the Blue 5K is to support the Frisco Police Officers Association. All money raised will go to support the Frisco Police Officers Association’s Scholarship Fund and Charities.


Sunday, October 18

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 the Petting Zoo Fun at FFM from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm! Play with mini goats, sheep, ducks, chickens, a mini cow, a mini donkey, a mini horse, and a piggy, among many other animals!

Health and Fitness

Sound Bath with AJ Crowell: 10:00 am – 11:00 am at Horizon Hot Yoga. Enjoy a Sound Bath, a glorious sound healing meditation uses singing bowls, chimes, and other vibrating sounds. $15


It’s Your Move.

11585 Las Palomas Frisco Cheney Group11585 Las Polamas Dr, Frisco, TX, 75033: Beautiful corner lot home in a secluded enclave of a golf community includes an open concept plan w designer touches. Very pvt backyard oasis includes a sparkling pool…

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

6732 Rambling Trail Frisco TX Cheney Group6732 Rambling Trail, Frisco, TX, 75034: Stunning Shaddock home with impressive entrance and outdoor living with fireplace. Loaded with upgrades! Fully updated kitchen with quartz counter, lrg island, backsplash…


October Deals and Discounts

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!
Frisco Fresh Market: Don’t miss the Petting Zoo Fun at Frisco Fresh Market on October 18!
Countdown 2 Escape: This month enjoy an escape room, a Live Mural Painting (10/17) and Trick or Treating (10/31)! Come try our Ravenwoods or NEW Tension room! Both are PERFECTLY creepy for Halloween month!
BEYOND Pilates: BEYOND Pilates’ second Frisco location at Lebanon and Fourth Army Drive is opening soon. Access two studios with the lowest membership rates ever! Call 469-980-7077 to learn more.
Horizon Hot Yoga: Get your Intro month for $59 and 20% off mats and towels in October!
Frisco Fresh Market: Don’t miss these events at Frisco Fresh Market this month: October 18: Petting Zoo Fun
Write On! Frisco: Unleash the imagination and creativity, discover the writer within, develop literacy skills, and build confidence with our FALL CREATIVE WRITING WORKSHOPS, SPECIALTY EVENTS, and NEW SATURDAY WORKSHOPS!
Practical Fitness: At Practical Fitness, you only need to see us once or twice a week and follow our nutrition recommendations to achieve your fitness goals. 100% Private, by Appointment Only. Contact us today for your free 1-hour consultation. Pracfit.com


What’s Coming Up

The Family Place Partners Card: The Family Place’s highly-anticipated 10-day charity shopping and dining event will take place from October 30 – November 8, 2020. Partners Cards will be on sale beginning September 1st!

Frisco Bowl Classic: October 27, 10:00 am, benefitting Frisco Fastpacs. More details to come.

HeartStories GNO at Home: November 5. Join HeartStories for Gilded Ink GNO, an alcohol ink & gold leaf painting Girls Night with Chelsey Rogers of ColorHype! Enjoy access to a live, interactive virtual class plus individual painting kits! This is an at-home event on Thursday, November 5, 2020 at 6:30pm. Individual and host tickets are available now at gnoathome.com

Melody of Hope’s “ENCORE- Drive-In Gala“: November 6 at Verona Villa. More information coming soon.

JLCC ‘Neath the WreathNovember 12-15, Our favorite annual holiday shopping spree is virtual this year! Junior League of Collin County event invites shoppers to celebrate “Home for the Holidays,” where they can enjoy the tradition of shopping their favorite merchants online from the comfort of their couch. Raffle tickets go on sale October 10th; Silent Auction is November 14th.