This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, September 7, 2020

THIS WEEK IN FRISCO Sept 7 2020

Happy Labor Day, Frisco! Enjoy a slow start to the week, and get ready for fun events on the weekend! Bring your aspiring young Scientists to the grand re-opening of Sci-Tech Discovery Center and take advantage of a free HIIT class at Horizon Hot Yoga! Don’t miss the exotic car show at Frisco Fresh Market, or the FC Dallas match. All of this and more… This Week in Frisco!

All of this and more… This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, September 7

There are no events today, but may we suggest you explore your inner speedster this Labor Day at Kartland Performance Indoor Raceway? It’s BOGO today – buy one race, get one free from 2 pm – 9 pm.


Tuesday, September 8

No events.


Wednesday, September 9

There are no events today, but consider stopping by Bottled in Bond Cocktail Parlour to enjoy HALF-OFF wine on Wednesdays. Pair it with their Bonded Bites and settle into the cool, speakeasy-style atmosphere.


Thursday, September 10

Community

11th Annual Mulligans and Miracles Golf Classic: 7:30 am check-in and breakfast and then an 8:30 am shotgun start at Tribute Golf Club. All proceeds will go to benefit the Miracle League of Frisco. The tournament format includes a 4-person scramble.


Friday, September 11

Community

Coffee with the Mayor: 8:00 am – 9:00 am at The Grove at Frisco Commons. Enjoy an opportunity to sit and talk with Mayor Jeff Cheney.

Arts and Entertainment

Art En Blanc: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at The Gallery8680. Enjoy a variety of art at the “Everything White” exhibition.

Cinema Drive-Ins at The Star: Lots open at 7:30 pm, event starts at 8:30 pm. Try this innovative, new pop up drive-in theater concept designed to create a safe experience. Sept 11: Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr: 7:00 pm at Willow Bend Center of the Arts, presented by NTPA-Frisco. It’s 1922 in New York City, and a young Millie Dillmount has just moved to the Big Apple in search of a new life.

Shopping and Services

Flea Style Summer Market Series: 12:00 pm –  5:00 pm. Join Flea Style and five of their beloved vendors in the Frisco studio space. Enjoy shopping unique handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind goods as well as music, free frosé, and more!


Saturday, September 12

Community

Community Food Drive: Please consider supporting this local effort at the Frisco Fastpacs warehouse. Visit the Frisco Fastpacs website or contact them for more information.

Kids and Family

Sci-Tech Discovery Center’s Grand Reopening: 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. Come celebrate Sci-Tech’s reopening! Aspiring young Scientists and their families will enjoy tabletop experiments, fire shows, and more!

Video Game Writer Workshop: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm. This creative writing workshop presented by Write On! Frisco will focus on the elements of crafting a video game filled adventure, intrigue, and skill.

Health and Fitness

Free HIIT class: 7:00 am – 8:00 am in the parking lot of Horizon Hot Yoga. Bring a yoga mat, bath or yoga towel, water, and wear comfortable shoes for this free HIIT class presented by GURU Fitness owner Kevin Allen.

Shopping and Services

Frisco Fresh Market: Saturday, 8 am – 4 pm and Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm. Inspired by the iconic European markets, 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.

Arts and Entertainment

Cinema Drive-Ins at The Star: Lots open at 7:30 pm, event starts at 8:30 pm. Try this innovative, new pop up drive-in theater concept designed to create a safe experience. Sept 12: Gravity

Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr: 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm showtimes at Willow Bend Center of the Arts, presented by NTPA-Frisco. It’s 1922 in New York City, and a young Millie Dillmount has just moved to the Big Apple in search of a new life.

Sports

FC Dallas: 7:30 pm, Toyota Stadium. FC Dallas vs. Houston Dynamo.


Sunday, September 13

Kids and Family

Sci-Tech Discovery Center’s Grand Reopening: 12:00 am – 5:00 pm. Come celebrate Sci-Tech’s reopening! Aspiring young Scientists and their families will enjoy tabletop experiments, fire shows, and more!

Shopping and Services

Frisco Fresh Market: Saturday, 8 am – 4 pm and Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm. Inspired by the iconic European markets, 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 Exotic and Sports Car Show on Sunday, Sept. 13!

Arts and Entertainment

Thoroughly Modern Millie Jr: 2:00 pm at Willow Bend Center of the Arts, presented by NTPA-Frisco. It’s 1922 in New York City, and a young Millie Dillmount has just moved to the Big Apple in search of a new life.


It’s Your Move.

D BEST Agents 2020 Cheney Group

Congratulations to the Cheney Group team members who made the “D BEST” Real Estate Agents and Top Producers! Well done to Frisco’s own Jeff Cheney, Laura Freeman, and Adam Lile!


September Deals and Discounts

The Family Place: Partners Cards are on sale! The Family Place’s highly-anticipated 10-day charity shopping and dining event will take place from Friday, October 30 – Sunday, November 8, 2020. Buy a card!
Tumbleweed TexStyles: Get FREE SHIPPING in September when you use code FREESHIP at shoptwt.com.
BEYOND Pilates: BEYOND’s fall challenge starts soon and we’re saving a spot for you! Six weeks of small group workouts combined with your own accountability coach + the world’s easiest meal plan = a new YOU! Call 469-980-7077 for info.
Culture A Day Spa: In September, get in on the Seasonal “Staycation” Package: 80 minute Citrus Exfoliating Massage and 50 minute Culture Lux Facial with Energizing Oil. Regular price $330 Save 15% on this Package Mon-Fri.
Code Authority: Do not miss Startup Bootkamp – an amazing workshop on startups, venture capital and entrepreneurship being offered virtually for seed stage founders on Sept 25-27th! Use the code “CODE” for 15% off any tickets! Reserve your spot.


What’s Coming Up

North Texas Giving Day: September 17, hosted by Communities Foundations of Texas. An 18-hour giving extravaganza to benefit local nonprofits and make a difference here at home.

3rd Annual Frisco Arts Walk and Run: September 1 – October 3. You can run/walk/treadmill/bike across 5K and support the ARTS!! This year’s Frisco Arts Walk and Run is completely virtual, culminating with an online Finisher’s Fest celebration on October 3rd, from 9 am – 3 pm.

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!

Belle and Sparrow’s unGALA: October 1, from 6-9 at DeVine Grace Vineyard in McKinney. Leave your ballgowns at home and come help support this beacon of hope for women.

HeartStories Chocolate Therapy GNO at Home: October 1. Enjoy an indulgent chocolate-tasting Girls Night with YeliBelly Chocolates! Enjoy access to a live, interactive virtual class plus individual tasting boxes filled with samples and so much more!

2020 Chrysalis Ball: October 17, 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.

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