Things for Plano residents to do on New Year's Eve and in early 2018

Plano Symphony Orchestra presents a performance of the award-winning score from u201cThe Wizard of Ozu201d at the Eisemann Center at 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson.

Plano Symphony Orchestra presents a performance of the award-winning score from u201cThe Wizard of Ozu201d at the Eisemann Center at 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson.

Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in December and January. Find more or submit Plano events at communityimpact.com/pln-calendar.

Event organizers can submit local events online to be considered for the print edition. Submitting details for consideration does not guarantee publication.


Dec. 31
New Year’s Eve bar hop at the Shops at Legacy
The Brixton, Scruffy Duffies and Ringo’s Pub are co-hosting a New Year’s Eve celebration. There is a one-time $20 cover for access to all three bars, which also includes a champagne toast and party favors. 5741 Legacy Drive, Plano.






Dec. 31
Ring in the new year at Granite Park
106.1 KISS FM’s New Year’s Eve celebration will take place at the Hilton Dallas/Plano Granite Park, located at 5805 Granite Parkway, Plano. Tickets and more information are available at www.eventbrite.com






Jan. 6
Worth the trip: FCS football championship
The NCAA’s Division I Football Championship Subdivision game takes place in Frisco at the Toyota Stadium, 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco. More information about tickets  is available at www.ncaa.com/tickets/football/fcs.





Library events
Davis Library
7501 Independence Parkway, Plano
972-208-8000
www.plano.gov
December
27 Movie screening: “Lego Batman”
28 Stop-motion animation
29 Robotics: WeDo freestyle
30  Noon Year’s Eve Party






Jan. 20
Worth the trip: Plano Symphony Orchestra performs ‘Wizard of Oz’
Plano Symphony Orchestra presents a performance of the award-winning score from “The Wizard of Oz” at the Eisemann Center at 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson. Tickets range from $24 to $90.






Jan. 20-21
Dallas Area Train Show
The North Texas Council of Railroad Clubs hosts the Dallas Area Train Show at the Plano Event Center, 2000 E. Spring Creek Parkway. Tickets cost $10 per person, and are free for children age 12 and younger. More information is available at www.dfwtrainshows.com




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