January 2018 Around Town

Ring in the New Year with the Emerald City Band at the Hilton Anatole in Downtown Dallas to say goodbye to 2017. Enjoy music from the 70's through today. Happy New Year, Frisco! 

December 2017 Around Town

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…

November 2017 Around Town

The community of Frisco, Texas, came together in a big way to support the fight against childhood cancer, as they held local events that raised over $40,000 to benefit the Kids Shouldn’t Have Cancer Foundation in Memory of Jonny Wade, who passed away from brain cancer in 2015. The Lemonade Stand was truly a homegrown, family event. The children of…

October 2017 Around Town

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…

September 2017 Around Town

The Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo will be held on September 30th starting at The Dr. Pepper Ballpark. This is a premier multi-course cycling event for both professional and recreational riders that includes a timed race for the 100-mile course with a $10,000 cash prize. With 100k, 45-mile, 22-mile, and family ride courses as well, the event will close with a…

August 2017 Around Town

Just a few minutes away from Frisco, residents will run into this new dining destination that boasts some of North Dallas' most known chefs manning 21 different food stalls. Inside this 55,000 square-foot, three story establishment you will find a beer garden, a brewery and much more! This is the first "food hall" for the North Dallas suburbs. Located at…

July 2017 Around Town

Inspired students from Frisco ISD recently gathered at Park Place Lexus Plano to share their passion in science, technology, engineering and math as the grand prize winner in the high school category for the Lexus Eco Challenge. The “Second Chance Band” from Lebanon Trail High School was the top winner among the 30 finalists in the national competition. To address…

June 2017 Around Town

Frisco Square’s annual free summer event will be held on Simpson Plaza each Friday night this June, from 7:30-9:30 pm Bring friends and family, grab a picnic, some blankets or chairs and enjoy listening to a variety of musicians as the sun sets! The line up is as follows: June 2nd: Moving Colors; June 9th: Blue Hat Band; June 16th:…

May 2017 Around Town

On May 12-13, Pat and Emmitt Smith will host their 8th Annual Gala and Golf Tournament, respectively. All of the benefits go towards helping the lives of thousands of North Texas Children, and families. During the evening of the Gala, real estate mogul, Roger Staubach will present the Roger Staubach award to Arizona Cardinal Wide Receiver, and 2017 Walter Payton…

April 2017 Around Town

When you drive up to Frisco's newest sprawling community, Hollyhock, you will be welcomed by a beautiful metal kinetic dandelion sculpture. The artist, Mark Baltes unveiled his masterpiece on Friday, February 10th.