This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, December 31, 2018

This Week in Frisco we enthusiastically step into 2019 with our hearts AND our calendars wide open! Are you ready to kick off the new year with a Frisco-powered BANG? Stay close in 2019, Frisco, because we plan to bring you ALL THE FUN your city has to offer this year!

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Monday, December 31

Looking for New Year's Eve events? Click here for our FULL list of NYE fun in Frisco! Below, find a few featured events.

Sci-Tech Discovery Center's “Countdown to Noon”: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. Frisco’s leading family-friendly cultural and educational destination is mixing science with play this New Year’s Eve. The event will be packed with interactive science activities as little scientists prepare to celebrate 2019 early on December 31.

Jungle Joe’s New Year’s Eve: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at Jungle Joe’s. Ring in the New Year with an early celebration just for the kids. Includes a 5:30 countdown with a milk and cookie toast to the New Year! Also arts and crafts, a balloon drop, photo booth, music, and dancing.

Frisco Fine Art’s New Year’s Eve Party: 5:00 pm – Midnight at Frisco Fine Art. Enjoy an evening complete with entertainment, complimentary wine and bites, giveaways of original art, and previews of 2019 pieces. Purchase single or couples tickets in advance.

Tuesday, January 1

Post-NYE at Tupelo Honey: Opening early in Frisco at 10 am. Tupelo Honey is celebrating the start of 2019 with $3 Bloody Marys and Mimosas, plus early weekday brunch! Enjoy their famous Shrimp and Grits, Pecan Pie French Toast, Southern Shakshuka, and more.

Recovery Brunch: 11:00 am at Legacy Food Hall. Recovery Brunch Goals — BYO La Marca mimosa with an array of in-house fresh squeezed juices and ALL the best toppings. Try the 2019 Hall Mimosa! A little hair of the dog and brunch from one of our many restaurant stalls will have you feeling right as rain.

Wednesday, January 2

City Council Meeting: 6:30 pm – 9;00 pm at City Hall. Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. You can watch City Council meetings live, as well as view videos from past meetings.

Thursday, January 3

HeartStories “Dream Catchers” GNO: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at Serendipity Labs (at Hall Park). Grab your girlfriends for your January Girl's Night Out! A macrame workshop to inspire your vibe for 2019! Even if you're the least crafty girl you know, you'll leave reconnected, refreshed, and ready to catch only the best dreams in 2019 (and let the rest go).

Friday, January 4

Parent and Me Acrylic Pouring Class: 6:45pm – 8:00 pm at Brookielynn's Bungalo. Want to bond with your kiddo while creating fun acrylic pour art? Acrylic Pouring is really fun and literally takes no prior knowledge. Anyone can be successful and the results are always unique.

Saturday, January 5


Frisco Improv Players: 8:00 pm – 9:45 pm at Frisco Discovery Center. FIP is an improvisational comedy troupe that specializes in game-based comedic performances, similar to those seen on the syndicated television show “Whose Line is it Anyway?” Their fast-paced, interactive improv is popular with all age groups.


NCAA FCS Football Championship: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm at Toyota Stadium. Frisco is set to host the title game for the 9th consecutive year. No. 1 North Dakota State will play No. 3 Eastern Washington.

Texas Legends: 7:30 pm at Dr Pepper Arena. Texas Legends vs. Santa Cruz Warriors.

Kids and Family

Jungle Joe's Parents Night Out: 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm. Parents – spend an evening out and Jungle Joe's will entertain the kids with playtime on the Jungle Structure, Arts and Crafts, games and movie time at the end of the evening.

Sunday, January 6

“A New Day” at Painting with a Twist: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Come and enjoy a unique way to experience art. Bring your favorite beverage and snacks to enjoy while creating your masterpiece. Instructors are trained professionals that will guide you through the art piece step by step.

What MOVES You?

1025 Gentle Wind, Frisco, 139000501025 Gentle Wind Lane, Frisco, TX, 75036: Immaculate home located on a family-friendly street walking distance to elementary school. Perfect for entertaining, this home offers an open floor plan, wood floors, carpeted master and tile floors in kitchen.

14939-Foxbriar-Lane-13949743-Frisco14939 Foxbriar Lane, Frisco, TX, 75035: Wonderful open floor plan ready to move in! Beautiful tile flooring throughout downstairs. Handsome study off entry. Kitchen w granite, island w sink and storage, ss appls, brkfst bar, coffee bar, 5 burner stove.

6324 Chamberlyne Frisco 139867326324 Chamberlyne Drive, Frisco, TX, 75034: Gorgeous home in gated Starwood. A .54 acre lot, this home has it all gorgeous views of the yard, pool, and pergola, plan shutters, central vac, 2 staircases, built-in speakers and circular drive. Chef's kitchen. Powder Horn Lane, Frisco, TX, 75033: Stunning former model home and great for entertaining! Hardwood flooring, slate or decorative carpet and plantation shutters throughout. Handsome study and custom painted dining room off entry. Wine cellar.

Deals & Discounts

  • Major League Roofing: In January, get $1,000 off roof replacements or $250 off roof rejuvenation packages or referrals with Major League Roofing. Call 469-708-ROOF or Use code lifestylefrisco online; certain restrictions apply.
  • Growing IQ – In January, help your child discover math concepts! Book a FREE math trial class with Growing IQ and get a 15% discount by mentioning “LIFESTYLE FRISCO” when you register.
  • Practical Fitness: In January, get 20% off any Practical Fitness packages! Practical Fitness offers 100% private, personalized, personal training sessions designed to get you to your perfect fitness outcome in 2019.
  • Title Boxing Club Frisco: In January, new members mention Lifestyle Frisco and save 16% off any monthly membership.
  • Sweets on a Stick: In January, schedule a private class and get 15% off!
  • UP Inspired Kitchen: In January, mention Lifestyle Frisco and get 10% off your meal!
  • The Bar Method Frisco: In January, spend $35, get $50 online. Buy a 3 class trial and get $50 towards membership or package! Good thru Jan 31, 2019.
  • Cherry Blow Dry Bar: In January, get $50 off Hotheads® Hair Extensions when a deposit is made in January. Call to schedule a consultation.
  • 2717Fit: Get 2 weeks free in January!
  • Mochas and Javas: Get 50% off food items all day long on the last Saturday of the month. Plus get an EXTRA 5-15% back on top of the normal 10% when you load up on the Back-2-School Gift Card promotion Jan 18-25!


Ladies Who Launch + SmART Men: January 8, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Lincoln Experience Center at The Star. Lunch and a panel discussion with four movers and shakers in arts and business. Moderated by Frisco Arts Executive Director Tammy Meinershagen.

Inspire Frisco: January 9, 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm at Inspire Park, 6170 Research Rd, Frisco, 75033. A talk with Megin and Matt Sharp, founders of KidStrong, an innovative training program designed to develop mental, physical, and character skills in kids from ages 15 months to 13 years old.

Get to Know Frisco Mixer: January 10, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Zaytinya at The Star. Are you or your business new to Frisco and the surrounding areas? This event is for you! A monthly mixer to help you get connected to your new city, make new friends and find out more about the area.

Coffee with the Mayor: January 11, 8:00 am – 9:00 am at City Hall, 5th Floor, City Room, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd.

9th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King Gala: January 11 at Verona Villa. Sponsored by Linking Cultures of Frisco, an annual celebration in tribute to Dr. King's legacy and to award $10,000 in scholarships to High School Seniors in Frisco that are named winners of the MLK Oration Contest (to be held at the event in front of a live audience and a panel of distinguished judges.)

35th Annual Frisco Number Ones Gala “Edge of the Future”: February 1, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm at Embassy Suites Convention Center and Spa in Frisco. An evening to honor the winning local businesses in a variety of categories. Lifestyle Frisco is HONORED to be selected as a Finalist in the “Small Business” category! 

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