November 2019 Around Town 2

The Ninth Annual North Texas Turkey Trot is Coming

The North Texas Turkey Trot, benefiting The Miracle League of Frisco, takes place on Nov. 28 as a Thanksgiving Day tradition in the heart of Frisco, 5500 Frisco Square Blvd. The event runs from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and offers a 5K, 10K and Miracle Mile option—even an option for walkers.

Since 2005, the nonprofit staff at The Miracle League of Frisco has provided local children ages 5-19 with mental and/or physical challenges the opportunity to play sports as a member of an organized league. 

Texas Legends’ Winning Hoops ’10’ Schedule Starts This Month

The new 50-game basketball schedule for the Texas Legends’ historic 10th season begins this month. The Legends’ team members travel to Memphis on Nov. 8 and then host the Hustle in their home opener Nov. 9 at the Comerica Center in Frisco. Stay tuned for special surprises that come with the decade anniversary celebration for the 2019-20 season. 

In the upcoming season, the Legends’ team will play 24 home games, 24 road games and two neutral site games at the NBA G League Showcase (schedule and details will be announced at a later date). During November, there will be four home and six away games. The Legends’ longest home stretch is two four-game series spanning Jan. 3–17 and Jan. 31–Feb. 8.

For Legends’ ticket information, call 214.469.0822 or visit

Miss A Cosmetics Opening in Frisco

Miss A cosmetics store is slated to open this fall at Stonebriar Centre, 2601 Preston Road, in Suite 1162.

The store offers AOA Studio products for $1, including makeup made from FDA-approved ingredients, beauty tools and accessories. Proceeds from products that cost more than $1 go toward charitable causes, such as fighting against animal abuse and supporting children’s education. Miss A was founded in 2013 in Dallas. Visit for additional details.

Norma’s Cafe Offers Thanksgiving Home-Cooking

Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks and spend time with family and friends. The Norma’s Cafe team at 8300 Gaylord Parkway #19 can take care of the home-cooking through their pre-made Thanksgiving dinners. A full dinner will feed eight to 10 people for $99.99, or items can be ordered a la carte. Visit for an order form, catering or information.

Additionally, in the spirit of community support, Norma’s Cafe Oak Cliff in Dallas is proudly opening for the 31st year to feed anyone in need a Thanksgiving meal.