Make the most of the summer months with these events taking place in and around Frisco.
July 9 | Play soccer with the pros
Dak is back with his annual Dak Prescott Youth Football Camp at The Star. During the two-day camp, the Dallas Cowboys quarterback will provide football tips and practical instruction to children in grades 1-8. The camp will also be led by coaches from area high schools and colleges. Registration is mandatory. $249 9am-12pm 9 Cowboys Way, Frisco. www.procamps.com/Prescott22
July 10 | Vámonos de fiesta
Toyota Stadium welcomes Banda El Recodo and Gerardo Ortiz for their “La Invasion” tour. The group will perform banda, norteno and mariachi music for the participants. General admission tickets are $70. Children under 10 are free and do not need a ticket. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco. 214-705-6700. www.bit.ly/LAInvasion
July 12 | Hit a truck
Play Frisco is bringing big trucks to Frisco for the department’s Touch a Truck event at Northeast Community Park. The hands-on interaction event will feature vehicles that can drive, fly and float. The free event takes place from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., 2895 Honey Grove Drive, Frisco. 972-292-6500. www.playfrisco.com
July 13 | Learn with live animals
Meet furry friends at the Frisco Public Library during the All About Animals educational program. Children from kindergarten to grade 5 can learn how animals conserve water, depend on water to survive, and live with an abundance of fresh water every day. Complimentary tickets will be available at the door 30 minutes before showtime on the 4th floor in the McCallum Hall of the George A. Purefoy Civic Center. Showtimes are at 9:30 a.m., 11 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 4 p.m., and 7 p.m. 6101 Frisco Square Blvd., Frisco. 972-292-5669. www.friscolibrary.com
July 16 | Listen to music on Main Street
The streets become a stage as local musicians perform across seven blocks of downtown Frisco. The nonprofit Melody of Hope brings its experience from Nashville and Austin to Frisco with more than 10 performers in the Rail District. The free event takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the third Saturday of each month. A full list of artists and a map are available on the event website. www.musiconmainfrisco.org
July 16 | Admire the arts
Frisco Parks and Recreation hosts its annual “Play Artistically” Open House to showcase the arts at the Black Box Theater and the Frisco Art Gallery at the Frisco Discovery Center. The event will feature performances by an Irish dance crew, Frisco Theater, classic Dallas singers and live painting. The free event takes place from 2-4 p.m. at 8004 N. Dallas Parkway, Frisco. 972-292-6500. www.playfrisco.com
July 16-17 | Meet content creators
YouTube streamer Tim ‘TimTheTatman’ Betar is hosting a tailgate event at Ford Center. The festival-style event will feature an in-person esports event, car show, music, backyard games, and a retro arcade. The popular internet personality also invites other content creators to meet their fans at the event. Tickets for the weekend start at $99. The festivities begin at 12 p.m. on Friday. 9 Cowboys Way, Frisco. www.tatmantailgate.com
July 29-August 14 | See “Something Rotten!”
Watch young performers as Theater Frisco presents “Something Rotten!” at the Frisco Discovery Center Black Box Theater. The show follows two brothers Nick and Nigel who are trying to write a hit play when they are told the future of theater involves singing, dancing and acting all at the same time. The duo set out to write the world’s first musical. Tickets start at $20. Performance times vary depending on the date of the show. 8004 N. Dallas Parkway, Frisco. 972-370-2266. www.theatrefrisco.com
August 5 | Listen to live music
Father-daughter musical trio “Shaw Revolver” brings their talents to the Frisco Bar. The band plays rock-n-roll, blues, motown folk, rockabilly, tejano and originals of all styles. 9:01 p.m. 6750 Gaylord Parkway Ste. 120 Frisco. 972-712-0808. www.thefriscobar.com
Watch a baseball game
Baseball fans can head to Riders Field to cheer on the Frisco RoughRiders as they take on the Midland RockHounds and Amarillo Sod Poodles. The first pitch is made at 7:05 p.m. for games from Tuesday to Saturday and at 6:05 p.m. on Sunday. The RoughRiders follow a thematic schedule for their matches:
- Silver Slugger Tuesday – Fans 65 and older get a $10 box office ticket.
- Texas Baseball Legends Wednesday – Baseball legends hosts meet and greet fans.
- Thirsty Thursday – Fans can enjoy $3 Yuengling until round 7 in the Seating Bowl.
- Fireworks Friday, Sky-Lit Saturday – Fireworks show held right after the game ends.
- Kids Sunday Funday – Children’s themed day held at Riders Field.
July (against Midland)
12 Silver Slugger Tuesday vs Midland
13 Texas Baseball Legends Wednesday vs. Midland
14 Thirsty Thursday vs Midland
15 Fireworks Friday vs Midland
16 Sky-Lit Saturday vs Midland
17 Kids Sunday Funday v Midland
August (against Amarillo)
2 Silver Slugger Tuesday vs. Amarillo
3 Texas Baseball Legends Wednesday with Eric Nadel against Amarillo
4 Thirsty Thursday vs. Amarillo
5 Fireworks Friday vs. Amarillo
6 Sky-Lit Saturday vs. Amarillo
7 Kids Sunday Funday vs. Amarillo
Ticket prices start at $11. 7300 Roughriders Trail, Frisco. 972-334-1993. www.milb.com/frisco/tickets