This Week in Frisco – Week of Monday, November 26, 2018

Let the holiday fun begin, Frisco! The upcoming weekend is FULL of holiday hoopla, but first – cross some names off your gift list today via the Frisco Santa Pub Crawl silent auction. Then, make plans to attend the HeARTfelt Celebration at Verona Villa! All of this and MORE… This Week in Frisco!

Looking for Santa? Here’s your guide to his stops throughout Frisco!

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Monday, November 26

Shopping and Services

Frisco Santa Pub Crawl Online Silent Auction: Don’t be a grinch! Shop these amazing donated auction items and cross things off your Christmas gift list! Proceeds benefit Blake’s House. Bidding ends tonight at 9:00 pm. You don’t have to be registered for the pub crawl to bid on auction items. Snag a Dak Prescott signed football, an amazing deal on a lake house getaway, a Stella & Dot gift card, Dallas Stars tickets, and more.

Community

City Council Meeting: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm at City Council Chambers George A. Purefoy Municipal Center. Open to the public, or watch live.

Kids and Family

Pet Night at Santa’s Workshop: Bring your furry friends to Stonebriar Centre for a pic with Santa, because pets are family too! Pet Night occurs every Monday between now and Dec 17, from 5 – 8 pm.


Tuesday, November 27

Restaurants

Bonnie Ruth’s Happy Hour: 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm. Settle into your week with the daily happy hour at Bonnie Ruth’s Neighborhood Bistro. Try their Martini Madness specials or the Tempting Tuesday deal – 1/2 Price Entree Salads.


Wednesday, November 28

Business and Entrepreneurship

Mayor’s Business Round Table: 11:30 am, hosted by Leadership Prep School. This is a regularly scheduled outreach event by Mayor Jeff Cheney for the citizens of Frisco. Register in advance.


Thursday, November 29

Entertainment

Workshop – Holiday Succulent Plant Hanger: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Brookielynn’s Bungalow. Make the most adorable plant hanger with a wooden dowel, high-quality cotton cording, and cute holiday succulent! Included in the workshop is all the supplies needed. BYOB.

Wreath Making Happy Hour: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at Shades of Green. Enjoy a BYOB Happy Hour as you learn how to make a festive holiday wreath. Materials provided. Purchase tickets in advance.


Friday, November 30

Community

Frisco Veterans Social: 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at aloft Frisco. The Frisco Veterans Advisory Committee and Mayor Jeff Cheney invite you to an evening of camaraderie in partnership with the Collin County Marine Corps League. The social is free to attend; however, we ask that you bring a new unwrapped toy to donate to the community’s Toys for Tots Campaign. Please RSVP at the link provided, share with friends and bring a fellow Veteran.

Shopping and Services

Lincoln Holiday Nights: Nov 30 – Dec 1, 5:00 pm -7:00 pm. The Lincoln Experience Center is celebrating the season with a host of Holiday Happenings you won’t want to miss! Enjoy handcrafted café beverages, tasty treats, and — on Friday, Nov 30 only — a live jazz performance on Center Stage.

Arts

A HeARTfelt Celebration: 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Verona Villa. 2018 has been an incredible year of growth and positive change for Frisco Arts. Be the first to hear what’s coming up in 2019, and enjoy a unique celebration of all the arts.

Holiday Fun

The Cowboys Christmas Spectacular: Friday and Saturday nights, Nov 23 – Dec 22 at The Star. Frisco can always count on The Star for great entertainment and the holiday season is certainly no exception. Featuring the Dallas Cowboys Rhythm and Blue Dancers and Drumline, appearances by Santa, and the DC Cheerleaders. Each night will feature a special guest lighting the Christmas tree.

Elf Jr. The Musical: November 30 – December 2 and December 7 – December 9 at Frisco Discovery Center. This musical adaptation of the Will Farrell movie keeps all of the holiday charm and humor and adds in delightful song and dance numbers. After all, “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!”

Holiday Pajama Photo at Santa’s Workshop: Who said that pajamas were only for bedtime? Dress up the whole family in their favorite festive PJs and take an unforgettable photo with Santa.


Saturday, December 1

Holiday Fun

Frosty 5K and Merry Mile: Registration begins at 7:00 am at Simpson Plaza, City Hall. This fun Frisco tradition is a great way to kick of the Merry Main Street festivities. The S.O.A.R. (Scholarship Opportunities for Activities and Recreation) Charitable Fund receives a portion of the proceeds from this event, allowing qualified Frisco residents to participate in rec programs at no cost.

Breakfast with Santa at Frisco First United Methodist Church: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm, presented by the Friends in Christ Preschool. Join Santa for a spectacular family fun morning with lots of yummy breakfast options, including pancakes from Original Pancake House! Meet with Santa, take photos, and enjoy festive music, crafts and activities, and a silent auction and vendor fair.

Holiday Market and Breakfast with Santa at Lebanon Trail HS: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm. Enjoy a choice of over 50 vendors in jewelry, home goods, food, wellness, clothing, crafts and more. Bring the kids for photos, activities, and breakfast with Santa (9 am – 11 am).

Photos with Santa at Frisco Ranch:1:00 pm – 5:00 pm at Frisco Ranch shopping center, 9292 Warren Parkway. Free photos and tenants will be offering special promotions in their stores. A string quartet from Reedy High School’s Music on the Move will be performing from 1:30 – 3:30 pm.

Elf Jr. The Musical: November 30 – December 2 and December 7-December 9 at Frisco Discovery Center. This musical adaptation of the Will Farrell movie keeps all of the holiday charm and humor and adds in delightful song and dance numbers. After all, “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!”

Merry Main Street: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm in Frisco Square. Activities include photos with Santa, Kid’s Holiday Store, Children’s Choirs, and NEW — A Heritage Christmas — take a carriage ride or take a short walk to the Frisco Heritage Center and take a step back in time with carolers, a snow slide, hot chocolate, antique cars, and more! Lighting of the City Tree at 6:00 pm.

The Cowboys Christmas Spectacular: Friday and Saturday nights, Nov 23 – Dec 22 at The Star. Frisco can always count on The Star for great entertainment and the holiday season is certainly no exception. Featuring the Dallas Cowboys Rhythm and Blue Dancers and Drumline, appearances by Santa, and of course, the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders. Each night will feature a special guest lighting the Christmas tree.

Melody of Hope “Hope for the Holidays”  Christmas Gala – Melody of Hope (MOH) is an ambassador for fellow nonprofits and good causes, partnering with organizations that support people in need. Rooted in Christian beliefs, MOH hosts music-filled events to unite people, spread hope and inspire positive change. By attending this year’s gala, your ticket purchase fuels MOH’s mission to do good in 2019. AND, YOU as a Lifestyle Frisco reader, get a 25% discount on your tickets to the gala with the code “LifestyleFrisco25.”

Shopping and Services

Market at The Star x Fleastyle: 11:00 am – 7:00 pm at The Star in Frisco. An outdoor market featuring a curated mix of fashion, jewelry, home décor, and other unique lifestyle and holiday goods. This new, open-air market will host 65 booths running directly through The Star District. Additional entertainment at the market will include food specials from neighboring restaurants, children’s activities and more.

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, December 2

Kids and Family

A Sweet Time with Santa at Play Street Museum Frisco: 9:30 am – 10:30 am, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm. Kids will enjoy playtime, visiting with Santa, crafts, milk and cookies, and a special reading of The Night Before Christmas by Santa himself. Children will also receive a Winter Wonderland Sticker Book from Santa. Be sure and book your spot early – and bring your camera to capture all the festive photo ops!

Elf Jr. The Musical: Nov 30 – Dec 2 and Dec 7-Dec 9 at Frisco Discovery Center. This musical adaptation of the Will Farrell movie keeps all of the holiday charm and humor and adds in delightful song and dance numbers. After all, “The best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear!”


What MOVES You?

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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.

11263 Sugar Mill Lane, Frisco, TX, 75033 - 1393273211263 Sugar Mill Lane, Frisco, TX, 75033: Wonderful home with a fabulous pool. Stacked formals great for entertaining. Study w French doors. Kitchen includes granite counter tops, island, ss appliances, brkfst bar, nook and walk-in pantry.

 


Deals & Discounts

  • 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!
  • UP Inspired Kitchen: In NOVEMBER, support Treasured Tuesdays! 20% of Sales on Tuesdays go to Treasured Vessels Foundation providing shelters for girls rescued from domestic sex trafficking.
  • Growing IQ – In NOVEMBER, help your child discover math concepts with our fall promotion! Book a FREE math trial class with Growing IQ and get a 15% discount by mentioning “LIFESTYLE FRISCO” when you register.
  • Practical Fitness: In NOVEMBER, ‘Stay Fit Through the Holidays’ Promotion! 1-hour consultation + 8 Private Personal Sessions For Only $200 (new clients only).
  • Cherry Blow Dry Bar: In NOVEMBER, Black Friday Weekend Deal (11/23-25): Buy 2 BLOWOUT Gift Cards, Get 1 FREE.
  • Tumbleweed TexStyles: In NOVEMBER, Use code LIFESTYLE20 for 20% off your order!
  • The Cell Spa: In NOVEMBER, mention Lifestyle Frisco for a Complimentary Consultation!
  • Boxcar House: In NOVEMBER, visit Boxcar House’s NEW Rail District location opening!
  • DeVance Electronic Lifestyle: In NOVEMBER, get 15% OFF a BRAND NEW LG 86” LED UK6300 4K TV!! Perfect time to grab for the Holidays! Contact the showroom.
  • First Defense Solutions: In NOVEMBER, 25% off School Security Audits for private and charter schools.
  • Title Boxing Club Frisco: In NOVEMBER, FREE Gloves and Hand Wraps with our TITLE Card Annual Membership. Offer good through December 31 and cannot be combined with other offers.
  • Freshii – In NOVEMBER, 10% off first Catering order of $100 or more and Buy One Entree and Get one Free after 5:00 pm, Monday – Thursday.
  • Monat – In NOVEMBER, get a FREE gift (worth $25) AND a 15% DISCOUNT with FREE shipping on all of your favorite products! Take the hair quiz or ask Lisa how to improve your hair.
  • BEYOND Pilates Studio: Don’t wait for January to jump-start your fitness, get HOLIDAY HOT now! In NOVEMBER buy a 3-Month Unlimited Membership and get a 4th month FREE ($199 value). Use promo code LIFESTYLEFRISCO during checkout.
  • Mochas and Javas: NOVEMBER Special: Sugar & Spice latte + Vegan Zucchini Bread!
  • Frisco Fine Art: This season, visit Frisco Fine Art and receive a certificate for a free cocktail at Hotel Indigo.

GET READY FOR:

Holiday Sip, Shop, and Stroll: December 6, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm in The Rail District. Grab your girlfriends for a night of sipping and shopping in The Rail District. *New This Year* Fill out your wishlist in each boutique and make shopping a breeze for your family!

HeartStories’ Holiday Ready GNO: December 6,  6:30 pm – 9:30 pm at Crest Infiniti. You’ll enjoy expert-led mini-sessions on all the things weighing on your mind, from gift selection, gift wrapping, photo posing, holiday hair, makeup, and skin care, to wine selection, table decor, connecting conversations and lending a helping hand.

Ugly Sweater Cupcake Happy Hour: December 7, 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm at Bonnie Ruth’s Neighborhood Bistro. Gather your friends and co-workers for a fun filled night! 5 wines perfectly paired with 5 petite cupcakes and live music with Ralph Dixon. By Reservation Only, call 214.705.7775 to make your reservation. Live music starts at 7:00 pm. Full dinner is available.

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