This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, August 6, 2018

This Week in Frisco August 6 2018

Roll your way into late summer with a Skateboarding competition or the monthly cycling event with your City Council! Get to Know Frisco at a fun mixer or at Coffee with the Mayor! All of this and more… This Week in Frisco!

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Monday, August 6

Kids and Family

Momma Meet UP – PJs and Pancakes: 8:00 am – 11:00 am at UP Inspired Kitchen. Their playhouse on the patio is a beautiful place for moms to MEET UP and share quality time with each other and their littles.

Tuesday, August 7


Frisco City Council Meeting: 6:30 – 9:00 pm at City Council Chambers George A. Purefoy Municipal Center. FTVN broadcasts City Council meetings live from City Council Chambers. Live meeting coverage begins at 5:00 pm.

Wednesday, August 8


Frisco Arts Happy Hour: 5:30 – 7;30 pm at Zaytina at The Star. Frisco Arts members will enjoy complimentary appetizers and cash bar while mingling with the arts community. Please RSVP to [email protected]


Freshii Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: 10:00 am, Freshii at The Star. Celebrate Frisco’s newest spot for delicious and FRESH food.

Thursday, August 9


Get to Know Frisco Mixer: 5:30 – 7:30 pm at City Works, hosted by Melanie Nance. New to the Frisco area? Attend this monthly social to meet fellow transplants and Frisco residents and get to know our great and growing city! Consider it your resource for all things Frisco from referrals for doctors, ideas for a night out and more! A great way to meet some new friends in your new hometown! Welcome to Frisco! Bonus: Bring an out of state ID or proof you’re new to the area and be entered into a drawing for prizes.

Friday, August 10


Coffee with the Mayor: 8:00 am – 9:00 am, George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd, Frisco, TX 75034. McCallum Room, 4th Floor. A monthly opportunity for coffee and conversation with Frisco Mayor Jeff Cheney.


Theatre Frisco: Man of La Mancha: August 3-19 at Frisco Discovery Center. The original 1965 Broadway production based on Cervantes’ epic 17th-century novel, Don Quixote, is a remarkable, poignant, moving musical that was one of the first shows to musicalize a piece of historical literature.

Wine, Bites & Friends: 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Frisco Fine Art in The Rail District. Happy times start here! Start your weekend at the gallery for sips, bites, great art, and new friends.

Artist’s Showcase – Sweet Steel: 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Lincoln Experience Center at The Star. Dallas-based band, Sweet Steel, will be performing live on Center Stage. Breathe deep and relax into the beachy, island-sounds of Caribbean steel drum music and enjoy a curated selection of tropical light bites and select drinks.


Martini Madness at Bonnie Ruth’s: 3:00 pm until closing, enjoy $3 orange mango flirtinis, classic vodka martinis, appletinis, mexitinis, and more! Live music starts at 7:00 pm.

Saturday, August 11

Shopping and Services

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

Eight| 11 Place Two Year Anniversary Celebration: 6:00 pm at Eight | 11 Place in The Rail District. Raffles, a customer appreciation Champagne toast and live music with Sebastian all night! Book your tables now!


Roll with the Council: 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Join Mayor Jeff Cheney and members of the Frisco City Council for ‘Roll with the Council’, an on-street bike ride at a conversation pace.

Grow a Reader – Early Literacy Day 2018: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm, City Council Chambers, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd. Earn up to 6 hours of CPE credit at this full day of FREE presentations for childcare professionals, parents, and caregivers of young children. See the full list of presentation topics here.

Burning Boards Skateboard Competition: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Competitors and spectators are invited to the first competition at Frisco Skate Park. Music, food trucks, and industry vendors! Free registration onsite at 5pm for 12 and under, Open, and Legends (35+). Skateboards only, no scooters or bikes. Sponsored by The Point Skate Shop


Theatre Frisco: Man of La Mancha: August 3-19 at Frisco Discovery Center. The original 1965 Broadway production based on Cervantes’ epic 17th-century novel, Don Quixote, is a remarkable, poignant, moving musical that was one of the first shows to musicalize a piece of historical literature.


Frisco Improv Players: 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm. An improvisational comedy troupe based in Frisco that specializes in clean, interactive, game-based comedic performances, similar to those seen on the syndicated television show “Whose Line is it Anyway?”

Sunday, August 12


Theatre Frisco: Man of La Mancha: August 3-19 at Frisco Discovery Center. The original 1965 Broadway production based on Cervantes’ epic 17th-century novel, Don Quixote, is a remarkable, poignant, moving musical that was one of the first shows to musicalize a piece of historical literature.

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Deals & Discounts

  • PLUSH Dentistry –  In AUGUST, get FREE Sonicare tooth brushes for kids ages 4 and above, and FREE Glo Whitening for parents who come in for an exam and a cleaning before Back-to-School
  • 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!
  • Cherry Blow Dry Bar –  In AUGUST, we’re making our memberships even more irresistible by giving you a FREE BLOWOUT when you sign up as a new member! We have monthly and pre-paid options that help you save up to $20.99 per blowout! Become a Cherry member today! Offer valid until 8/31/18.
  • Mochas & Javas –  In AUGUST, get 50% off 1 dozen Texas Kolaches every Wednesday all month long!
  • Growing IQ –  Help your child discover math concepts with our Back-To-School promotion! Book a FREE math trial class with Growing IQ and get a 15% discount by mentioning “LIFESTYLE FRISCO” when you register.
  • Practical Fitness –  GIVE US 1 HOUR A WEEK & WE’LL TRANSFORM YOUR BODY! In AUGUST, join us for our Back-To-School Special for Parents. We’ll add 4 FREE sessions to any package purchased all month long!
  • BEYOND Studios –  In AUGUST, it’s our “Friends with Benefits” promo in-studio! Try us out with your first class FREE for new clients when you bring a friend to class. And, it’s only $99Intro Month for New Clients only all month long.
  • Vitality Bowls –  Our AUGUST “Bowl of the Month” is… The BRAINIAC Bowl! With a lot of students going Back-To-School, this bowl is packed with brain-powering superfoods like ginkgo, which is great for students (or anyone!) needing a cognitive boost. Ginkgo is the ultimate brain food!  The base of the Brainiac Bowl is Organic Acai & Acerola blended with Coconut Milk, Ginkgo, Kale, Banana, and Pineapple, and it’s topped with Hemp/Flax Seed Granola, Kiwi, Blueberries, & Chia Seeds.
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