Frisco’s entertainment scene is exciting and vibrant, with live performances, community theater, art galleries, music and cultural festivals, and concerts, as well as a rich nightlife filled with a diversity of cuisines to satisfy any foodie, along with live music venues, brew pubs, and coffee houses.Learn More at Visit Frisco
Lifestyle & Entertainment
Frisco is a modern metropolitan city at the top of its game, leading the way in population growth, business innovation, and an extraordinary quality of life, attracting a diversity of businesses and their highly skilled workers and families from across the country.
Frisco provides a lifestyle that is affordable with a host of quality amenities. It’s where you can explore all that life has to offer and still find something new to surprise you – including professional sports and an abundance of recreational opportunities, unique dining and retail experiences, and a tapestry of arts and entertainment. Frisco is culturally diverse and offers multiple cultural celebrations throughout the year.
Named “Sports City USA,” Frisco is home to a wealth of major and minor league sport franchises and organizations, from The Dallas Cowboys to the NHL’s Dallas Stars and Major League Soccer club, FC Dallas. Their world-class headquarters and complexes, including The Star and Ford Center, Comerica Center, and Toyota Stadium, are an integral part of Frisco and give back to our community in many ways, particularly in supporting student athletes.
And Frisco's newest addition, the PGA of America's $600-million corporate headquarters and championship resort, will transform the City into “The Silicon Valley of Golf,” as stated by Seth Waugh, CEO, PGA of America. The new headquarters, currently under construction, includes two 18-hole championship courses, an Omni resort, and mixed-use retail space.
For those who love the great outdoors and recreational activities, Frisco offers 49 neighborhood and community parks, natural areas, sport complexes, and mixed-use trails accommodate a wide variety of activities (basketball, tennis, volleyball, disc golf, skateboarding, biking, and hiking).
Frisco’s 100,000-square-foot public Athletic Center (weights, gymnasium, and racquetball courts) is a one-stop for wellness and fitness and includes an indoor/outdoor aquatic center and water park.
Designed to integrate into the natural beauty, trails, and parkland, The Grove at Frisco Commons is a contemporary 30,000-square-foot adult activity center that provides a welcoming and safe environment for active adults aged 50+. The center features a 250-seat multipurpose space for classes and events, dedicated rooms for social activities and crafts, and aerobic/fitness spaces, as well as a relaxing courtyard just steps away from the beauty of the surrounding parkland.
Arts and Culture
Frisco boasts a thriving arts and cultural scene filled with museums, music, theater, and dance. Area museums cover a range of interests, from vintage farming techniques to videogames. Music can be found everywhere from small clubs to major venues, such as The Ford Center at The Star.
Frisco Arts is a community organization focused on championing the arts in Frisco and is great resource for the latest news and events related to the arts community.
Theatre Frisco stages classic and contemporary theatrical performances, while the North Texas Performing Arts develops opportunities for Frisco’s youth to embrace the arts. Dance is big business in Frisco with numerous studios and troupes, including The Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders, who make their headquarters here.
Frisco is also a major shopping destination. Enjoy a little retail therapy with great finds in premier fashion, luxury brands, home décor, furniture, and outlet stores, including Stonebriar Centre, Ikea, The Rail District & Frisco Square, The Centre at Preston Ridge, and The Shops at Starwood. Frisco also offers a fresh way to shop farm-to-table with its Saturday morning farmers’ markets.