EVENT DATE : November 23, 6:00PM
Frisco Square

Christmas in the Square's spectacular show draws more than 750,000 visitors annually. The holiday lights and music will run daily from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. through Dec. 31. This show is free to the public. Skate on the Square's real outdoor ice rink. The cost is $12 per person (includes skate rental); it is closed on Christmas Day.  

EVENT DATE : November 28, 7:33AM
Frisco Square

The North Texas Turkey Trot, benefiting The Miracle League of Frisco, takes place Nov. 28 as a Thanksgiving Day tradition, starting at 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. Sign up at GetMeRegistered.com.

EVENT DATE : November 30, 8:00PM
Frisco Discovery Center's Black Box Theater

"Night of Improv" is a family-friendly, interactive, laugh-out-loud experience with a troupe of quick-witted, talented actors and actresses who provide quality entertainment for all ages. Frisco Improv Players was founded in 2012, specializing in "game-based comedic performances, similar to those seen on the syndicated television show 'Whose Line is it Anyway?'" Tickets are $12 to $15 each.

EVENT DATE : December 7, 7:30AM
Simpson Plaza at Frisco City Hall

Dogs are welcome to participate alongside their owners. Awards will be at 10 a.m. Frosty 5K and Merry Mile participants receive a long-sleeved, commemorative T-shirt. The first 1,000 participants to register receive a Frosty 5K beanie. Registered Frosty 5K finishers receive a Frosty 5K finisher medal. Merry Mile participants receive a Merry Mile ribbon. Email JRussell@FriscoTexas.gov.

EVENT DATE : December 7, 9:00AM
Lebanon Trail High School

Shop fabulous vendors and enjoy a Santa breakfast hosted by Lebanon Trail High School Cheer members. This event runs through 2 p.m. 

EVENT DATE : December 7, 11:00AM
Barnes & Noble Frisco

Meet No. 1 best-selling children's author/ illustrator Jan Brett. She will do a tiger drawing demonstration and talk about her research trip to India followed by a signing of her latest book, The Tale of the Tiger Slippers.

EVENT DATE : December 7, 6:30PM
The Embassy Suites by Hilton

Melody of Hope hosts their sixth annual Hope for the Holidays special black-tie event. MOH is an ambassador for fellow nonprofits and good causes, partnering with organizations that support people in need. Kick-off the winter holiday in wonderland style with 300-plus North Texans for a special night of live music, networking and celebrating. Tickets are $100 per person. 

EVENT DATE : December 7, 7:00PM
Acquisto Real Estate

Join an evening of live music, food, local beer, great wine and celebration. Take a bottle of wine or a growler to share. This event is for those 21 years old and older. 

EVENT DATE : December 13, 6:00PM
Verona Villa

Come "Masked to Help" in best mask and cocktail/formal attire as funds are raised to help unmask issues of childhood brokenness. Colors of Hope is a nonprofit offering Equine Restoration Programs that take survivors of sexual abuse and sex trafficking from a story of trauma to a heart filled with transformation. Email Michelle@MaskedToHelpFoundation.org for details.

EVENT DATE : December 14, 1:00PM
LazyPaw Animal Hospitals

Join this group's ninth annual free pictures with Santa. The Big Guy will take pictures with furry friends and their families for a winter wonderland. They also will have other photo opportunities for those that might be a little nervous around Santa. They will accept nonperishable food items to donate to the Frisco Family Services food pantry. All are welcome.

EVENT DATE : December 14, 4:00PM
Frisco Public Library

Meet other writers to discuss story ideas, get writing tips and share original work. This group is for those in grades 6-12. It will be held in the first-floor Teen Room. It's a free event.

EVENT DATE : December 16, 7:00PM
Frisco Public Library

This free event is for those who are at least 13 years old through adult. This session will be hands-on machine learning concepts, held on the fourth floor within the McCallum Room.

EVENT DATE : December 20, 6:30PM
Toyota Stadium

Join the annual, college Frisco Bowl game. The bowl game is owned and operated by ESPN Events, a division of ESPN, and is affiliated with the American Athletic Conference. It will be televised on ESPN2. Tickets can be purchased via telephone at 855.492.8053. 

EVENT DATE : December 31, 11:00AM
Frisco Public Library

Ring in 2020 at noon with children of all ages and their families. Festivities begin at 11 a.m. with making crafts and playing games. The free party will be held in the second floor Children's Program Room.