October 2017 Around Town 2


Come out to Toyota Stadium for a fun Halloween fund-raising event in honor of Kelly Whaley and benefiting City House of Collin County and in partnership with FC Dallas. Enjoy a virtual haunted hay maze, magic shows, art installations, new fashions, interactive photo opportunities, live music and entertainment, and much, much more. $10 admission/raffle tickets, Free Parking, (children 2 years old and younger get in free) 4:00-9:00 PM 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco, TX 75034.

Legacy West Store Openings This Fall

Legacy West is pleased to welcome the newest lineup of stores and restaurants opening this fall. As North Texas’ premier mixed-use development continues to expand its shopping and dining opportunities, more than a dozen new businesses are set to open their doors. They will join Legacy West’s family of best-in-class tenants including the recently opened flagship Frontgate store, Warby Parker, and first-in-DFW Tommy Bahama Store and Restaurant.

Dallas Cowboys Ring Of Honor Unveil

The Dallas Cowboys Ring of Honor is dedicated to former players and coaches who have made outstanding contributions throughout the team’s history. The Ring of Honor Walk presented by Dr Pepper is located along The Star Boulevard and Cowboys Way, leading up to Tostitos Championship Plaza and Ford Center. Along the Walk, each Cowboys legend is individually recognized with a list of their accomplishments and a monument established in their honor.

Color Me Green 5 + 10k Benefiting Team Connor Foundation

On the first week of October, lace up those tennis shoes as we all become Green Ambassador to fight childhood cancer. The Color Me Green 5k, 10k, Caterpillar Dash, and Health Fest benefiting the TeamConnor Childhood Cancer Foundation brings together childhood cancer advocates, survivors, families, and the athletic community to raise awareness and funds to find a cure on October 7. This special event brings people of all ages, speeds, shapes, and sizes together under one color – Green. So bring on the green in every way – shorts, socks, hats, and tutus! We’ll kick off the event at 7:15 AM with packet pick up, pre-race warm-ups, and Health Fest vendor tables. If you’re not quite green enough, make a visit to the “Get Green” tent.

Mi Cocina at The Star Ribbon Cutting & Grand Opening!

Join the fun on October 2, 2017 for the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony of Mi Cocina at The Star, located at 6740 Winning Way #1010. The festivities will begin at 3:30 PM. Bring your appetite and stay after for drinks and appetizers. Currently celebrating its 26th year of delivering the finest Tex-Mex cuisine and margaritas to Dallas/Fort Worth, the NEW Mi Cocina in Frisco will be the 21st location in Texas and unlike anything built before. Mi Cocina at The Star opens Monday, October 2nd at 5pm, serving their famous hand-dipped enchiladas and legendary Mambo Taxi in a unique, stylish and social atmosphere. See you there!