December 2017 Around Town

Christmas in the Square

Recurring daily from 6 – 10 p.m., Christmas in the Square is a great holiday tradition and the largest choreographed lights and music display in North Texas. The light display features more than 175,000 lights, over eight miles of extension cords, and eleven and a half miles of wiring. There are also other activities including a Christmas tree lot, carriage rides, an outdoor skating rink, and much more. This event is free to the public, but some activities do require a fee. In addition, every Friday and Saturday, Christmas in the Square will have snow flurries every fifteen minutes.

Frosty 5K & Merry Mile

The annual Frosty 5K and Merry Mile will take place on December 9 in the Frisco Square. Registration will be at 7 a.m. with the Merry Mile starting at 8 a.m. and the 5K race at 8:30 p.m. Wear your merriest costume or running gear. You can bring the family, run solo, or in teams. The cost of registration varies depending on which race you register for. There will be prices given for the best team spirit, most creative team name, and best t-shirt/costume. A portion of funds raised go to Frisco Parks and Recreation SOAR program which provides recreation scholarships to those who financially qualify.  Registered runners will will receive a long sleeve Frosty 5K 2017 race t-shirt. For more information or to register, go to:

Frisco Holiday Home Tour

On December 9th, The Frisco Holiday Home Tour benefiting Make-A-Wish North Texas commences. This event allows you to tour six of the most prestigious homes in Frisco, beautifully decorated for the holidays. You can start at any location and visit as little or as many homes as you wish. To purchase tickets:

Cowboys Football Academy: 
Holiday Camp

Holiday Camp is a full day of non-contact football skill instruction, games, contests, and player evaluation that will teach participants to run, throw, catch, kick, block and defend just like the pros! All coaching staff are former NFL players and coaches, in addition to being USA Football certified. The Holiday Camp is designed to maximize growth for players of all skill levels. Professional coaching and instruction is designed to challenge the most experienced players, effectively introduce players to the game of football, and increase the skill set of everyone in between.