Begin your Thanksgiving Tradition at the Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run/Walk! This Fun Run/Walk is designed to accommodate every person in your family, workplace and neighborhood. Grandparents, toddlers, infants in strollers – those who want to create a little room for that Thanksgiving dinner – all are welcome to be apart of this Run/Walk.
On every day up to Christmas Eve, the Stonebriar Centre will have Photos with Santa. Sponsored by Gymboree and Tiny Prints, children will have the opportunity to visit with Santa. Although reservations and photo purchases are not required to visit Santa, if you go to https://www.shopstonebriar.com/en/events/photos-with-santa-8779.html, you can see the deals available for those who are interested.
Kick of the holiday season on Saturday, December 2nd with Merry Main Street on the Frisco Square! Kicking off at 5 p.m. and ending at 9 p.m., this event will include the annual tree lighting ceremony, photos with Santa, holiday treats, Kid’s holiday store, children’s choirs, shopping and fun, and much more.
On select dates, the Young Chefs Academy of Frisco will have Gingerbread House Decorating for all ages. The event takes place in a decorated Holiday room, where participants can enjoy holiday music and treats from the chocolate fountain. The select dates are: December 1, 3, 8, 10, 15, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, and 22. Reservations are required and the price is $38.50. This includes supplies, one child, and one adult helper.
A holiday classic, the annual Nutcracker Ballet returns to Frisco this holiday season. Put on by the Frisco Ballet, a non-profit, 501 © 3 organization, this event will be held on Saturday, December 9th at Reedy High School. The performance times are 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. At $16 per person, tickets are now on sale online at www.thefriscoballet.org/nutcracker or at Sheena’s Dance Academy.
Hosted by the Collin County Ballet Theatre, the Sugar Plum Fairy Tea will be on Sunday, December 10 from 3 - 5 p.m. at the Westin Stonebrair Resort Hotel in Frisco, Texas. There will be delectable desserts, a Nutcracker Parade, Story time, and performance excerpts from The Nutcracker Collin County Ballet Theatre Youth Ensemble dancers. Tickets are $40 a person and can be purchased at http://www.ccballet.com/sugar-plum-tea.html
On Saturday, December 16, the Special Event Night will take place on Christmas on the Square from 5 - 10 p.m. There will be a variety of holiday activities for the family, including Parachuting Santa, Visits with Santa, 4 Lane Inner-Tubing Snow Slide, Holiday Treats, an Interactive Snow Play Area, Santa and his Workshop, Holiday Vendors, Inflatables, an Outdoor Ice Rink ($10 per person), Horse Drawn Carriage Rides ($6 per person), and Trackless Train Rides ($3 per person).
Come with your family and see one of the all-time holiday classics, “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”. The event is free and will be held at the Frisco Public Library on the 2nd floor in the Children’s Program Room on Thursday, December 21 from 6:30 - 8:15 p.m. Bring your kids, pillows, and blankets for the live-action retelling of a holiday classic. The movie is rated PG and is 105 minutes long.