This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, March 18, 2019

Spring Break is over and the countdown to summer begins. There’s plenty of fun to be had This Week in Frisco with the Texas Pinball Festival, youth theater, and an FC Dallas match! All of this and more…

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Monday, March 18

Kids and Family

Momma MeetUP: 7:00 am at UP Inspired Kitchen. Jump start your week with Momma Meet UPs at UP! They’ll have special surprises each week along with $3 Kid Cakes, $5 UP Cakes, $2 mimosas, $3 Kombucha, and 1/2 off specialty coffee.


Tuesday, March 19

Kids and Family

Deconstructing College Admissions: 11:30 am – 12:30 pm, FISD Admin Bldg Board Room, 5515 Ohio Drive. Learn more about college admissions including information about determining college fit, choosing a major, admissions processes, and more.


Wednesday, March 20

Kids and Family

Frisco Arts Littles: Every Wednesday, 10:30 am – 11:00 am at the Music Institute of North Texas. Do you want to introduce your 2-6 year old to the exciting world of music and art? Come join this fun musical experience with early childhood music specialist, Ms. Kelly Russell. Registration required.

Dual Credit Information Night: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm at Lebanon Trail High School. Frisco ISD and Collin College will host a series of events this spring for students grades 8-11 and their parents to learn more about dual credit opportunities for students.  Families may attend the event at their home high school or any other scheduled across the District.


Thursday, March 21

Kids and Family

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe: 7:15 pm at the Frisco Discovery Center. Presented by NTPA-Frisco, a charming play about courage and the love of freedom, adapted by Don Quinn from C.S. Lewis’ story.

NVM After Dark – Official Texas Pinball Festival Pre-Party: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm at the National Videogame Museum. The night before the Texas Pinball Festival in Frisco, let’s celebrate all things awesome, ages 21+.


Friday, March 22

Community

OverDrive Bookmobile: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm, the OverDrive Digital Bookmobile will be parked on the east side of the Frisco Public Library.  OverDrive and Library staff will be available to assist members throughout the day. Seasoned eBook readers and folks who want to dip their toe into this format can learn more about the thousands of eBooks and audiobooks available through OverDrive.

Entertainment

Texas Pinball Festival: March 22-24 at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Frisco Conference Center. Each year this popular event, the largest of its kind in the industry, welcomes guests from all over the country and beyond. The Festival will feature more than 400 vintage and new pinball machines, as well as classic arcade games to be set on free play.

Kids and Family

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe: 7:15 pm at the Frisco Discovery Center. Presented by NTPA-Frisco, a charming play about courage and the love of freedom, adapted by Don Quinn from C.S. Lewis’ story.


Saturday, March 23

Entertainment

Texas Pinball Festival: March 22-24 at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Frisco Conference Center. Each year this popular event, the largest of its kind in the industry, welcomes guests from all over the country and beyond. The Festival will feature more than 400 vintage and new pinball machines, as well as classic arcade games to be set on free play.

Philanthropy

Frisco Family Services 25th Anniversary Gala: 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm at Hilton Granite Park. The evening will include tantalizing tastings, presented by some of the area’s finest dining establishments, live music from the Emerald City Band, and an incredible live and silent auction. The goal of ‘Gala 2019 – ONE’ is to come together as ONE and help prevent hunger and homelessness in our community.

Kids and Family

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe: 2:15 pm and 7:15 pm showtimes at the Frisco Discovery Center. Presented by NTPA-Frisco, a charming play about courage and the love of freedom, adapted by Don Quinn from C.S. Lewis’ story.

Sports

FC Dallas: 4:30 pm at Toyota Stadium. FC Dallas v Colorado Rapids.


Sunday, March 24

Health and Fitness

Teen Yoga Series: A six-week teen yoga series designed for high-school age girls, freshmen through senior year. Girls will explore yoga in a Christ-centered environment. Class promotes self-confidence and positive body image all while having lots of fun. Contact Dwell Yoga for more information.

Entertainment

Texas Pinball Festival: March 22-24 at the Embassy Suites Hotel and Frisco Conference Center. Each year this popular event, the largest of its kind in the industry, welcomes guests from all over the country and beyond. The Festival will feature more than 400 vintage and new pinball machines, as well as classic arcade games to be set on free play.

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe: 2:15 pm and 5:15 pm showtimes at the Frisco Discovery Center. Presented by NTPA-Frisco, a charming play about courage and the love of freedom, adapted by Don Quinn from C.S. Lewis’ story.

Sports

Texas Revolution: 5:00 pm at The Ford Center. The Texas Revolution of the Champions Indoor Football league (CIF) will host the Arlington Longhorns. Mayor Jeff Cheney will suit up in support of the Boys and Girls Club of Collin County, to whom the Revs will be donating ⅓ of all ticket sales.


What MOVES You?

7922 Rasor Dr Frisco 140407377922 Rasor Drive, Frisco, TX, 75036: Beautiful curb appeal w gorgeous landscaping. Art niches, elegant arches, custom paint, wood floors and Elfa custom closets. Kitchen features unique brick arch above range. Large island w built in bkfst bar.

8011 Cool River Dr Frisco 140128628011 Cool River Dr, Frisco, TX, 75036: Beautiful, one story home on oversized corner lot in Frisco Lakes! Bricked archway and covered front porch. Study w closet can be used as 3rd bdrm. Living rm w wood flooring flows into the dining area and kitchen.

8270 Kentland Dr, Frisco, TX, 75034: Fabulous Darling built home w stone and brick exterior. Hard woods. Open foyer, arched entry. French doors to study. Large Kitchen is bright and light, white subway tile, 5 burner cooktop, and deep farm sink.

3913 San Gabriel, Frisco, 140220463913 San Gabriel, Frisco, 140220463913 San Gabriel Ave., Frisco, TX, 75033: Rare Find PLAZA SERIES home on huge lot in prestigious, gated Newman Village. Charming front patio overlooks neighborhood epicenter. Thoughtful floor plan. Architectural details abound. Gourmet kitchen.


March Deals and Discounts

  • Growing IQ – 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: Mention “Lifestyle Frisco” and receive 15% off any package.
  • BEYOND Pilates Studio: March is National Nutrition Month! BEYOND Pilates has a Nutrition Coach on staff to help you lose weight, increase energy, optimize athletic performance, and improve overall health. Whether you’re 16 or 66, they can help you achieve your goals! Book your free consultation and get 10% off nutrition coaching when you mention Lifestyle Frisco.
  • First Defense Solutions: 25% Off Private and Charter School Audits.
  • Jenny Dean Fitness: Jenny Dean’s first-ever home workout program with HIIT training and POWER yoga is now available.
  • Ideal Dental: Complimentary New Patient Exam with X-Rays or Laser Teeth Whitening at Ideal Dental in Frisco.
  • Monat Hair Care: Give your hair what it needs and save money! CUSTOMIZED toxin-free hair products JUST for YOU! No more frizz, thinning hair, split ends, unmanageable hair, or fading color! Take this FREE 3-minute quiz to get started.
  • Lewis Pain Management: Mention Lifestyle Frisco for a FREE CONSULTATION to discuss regenerative medicine!
  • The 12: Exclusive Founder’s Rate – $129/month for Unlimited Group Classes at The 12. Register by 3/30/2019 to secure this offer. Email [email protected].
  • The Cell Spa: Mention Lifestyle Frisco for a Complimentary Consultation.
  • Jungle Joe’s: Kid’s Eat Free on Tuesdays! Get 1 free kids meal when you purchase another meal of greater or equal value. And get $100 off Birthday Party Packages (good through 3/15)!
  • Frisco School of Music and Performing Arts: $25 off yearly membership with lessons through July. See details; Expires April 30, 2019.
  • Mochas and Javas: Mention this Lifestyle Frisco email at the register and get 10% off your purchase! And, every last Saturday of the month, get HALF OFF all food items!
  • Cherry Blow Dry Bar: Get a $20 complimentary gift card with membership purchase at Cherry Blow Dry Bar!
  • Conquer Fitness and Performance: If you’re a mom in the Frisco area, get ready for Frisco Moms Week, March 25th-29th! Get 5 days of small group personal training for only $20! Limited spots available, sign up now!

Get Ready For:

9th Annual Brainiac Bowl: March 29, 6 pm – 10 pm, benefiting Sci-Tech Discovery Center. The annual Brainiac Bowl, which brings teams together to compete in a light-hearted, spirited trivia competition, along with a silent auction, is a night celebrating science in North Texas.

Inaugural Frisco Fair: March 28 – April 7 at Frisco Fresh Market. Frisco Fair will be an 11-day family fun event with amusement park rides, food, and family entertainment.

10th Annual Arts in the Square: March 30-31, 11:00 am – 6:00 pm in Frisco Square. A juried Fine Arts and Crafts festival featuring over 120 of the best local and regional artists selling their handmade creations.

HeartStories GNO: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at Verona Villa. Bring your circle of women for the “Gather ‘Round” HeartStories GNO where Lindsay Childress with AR Workshop Frisco will be leading a workshop to customize your very own lazy susan as a beautiful reminder to be intentional and ‘Gather ‘Round’

Frisco Uncorked: April 6, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Frisco’s first a food + wine festival experience that features over 20 wineries from TX and CA, delicious food from Frisco restaurants and food trucks, 3 bands, talented artists, beer and cocktails, a play area for kids and 50+ boutiques, local businesses, and shops! The festival is free and family friendly with wine and food tasting tickets available for purchase! Lifestyle Frisco is proud to be the official media sponsor of Frisco Uncorked!

Om Well – Unlock a Better Mind and Spirit: April 6, 10 am – 3 pm. Frisco Public Library wants to help you live better. Om Well is a dedicated day of wellness featuring local experts who will teach you how to eat better, exercise, and practice mindfulness to gain peace of mind in a chaotic world. Among the featured speakers is Frisco fitness guru Jenny Dean, as well as Frisco Running Club.

Texas Big Star Half Marathon and 5K: April 13 at Collin College’s Preston Ridge Campus in Frisco. The first and only endurance race in Frisco, Texas is BACK! Lifestyle Frisco is proud to be a sponsor of the Texas Big Star!

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