Fairs, music and sports: 5 things to do in Frisco in May and June

The Frisco RoughRiders will take on the Tulsa Drillers in their 2020 season home opener on April 16 at Dr Pepper Ballpark. (Courtesy Visit Frisco)
The Frisco RoughRiders will take on the Tulsa Drillers in their 2020 season home opener on April 16 at Dr Pepper Ballpark. (Courtesy Visit Frisco)

The Frisco RoughRiders will take on the Tulsa Drillers in their 2020 season home opener on April 16 at Dr Pepper Ballpark. (Courtesy Visit Frisco)

Events are happening again in Frisco. Check out these suggestions for things to do in May and June.

May 11-16 | Minor League Baseball

After the 2020 Minor League Baseball season was disrupted because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Frisco Roughriders have announced their return for the 2021 season with safety guidelines in place. The stadium’s capacity will be limited to allow for distancing between parties, and face masks are required except for when seated and eating or drinking. The team’s May 4 home opener kicked off their six-game series against the Midland RockHounds, followed by a six-game series against the Corpus Christi Hooks. For ticket information, visit www.milb.com/frisco/tickets. Game dates: May 11-15 vs. Corpus Christi Hooks, 7:05 p.m.; May 16 vs. Corpus Christi Hooks, 4:05 p.m. Dr Pepper Ballpark, 7300 Roughriders Trail, Frisco.

May 22 | FC Dallas 2021 season

Dallas’ professional soccer team will face off against Real Salt Lake on May 22. The stadium is limited to 50% capacity, and masks are required at all times. 7 p.m. 2:30 p.m. $29-$35. Toyota Stadium, 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco. 214-705-6700. www.fcdallas.com


May 20-23 | Frisco ISD graduation ceremonies

Frisco ISD seniors will be able to walk the stage outdoors at the Ford Center at The Star. Each graduate will receive six tickets for their ceremony to allow for social distancing. For the full graduation schedule and other information, visit www.friscoisd.org/about/resources-and-information/graduation-ceremonies. Times vary. Free. 9 Cowboys Way, Frisco.

May 20-June 6 | Frisco Fair

Frisco families can enjoy classic carnival fun—including thrill rides, games, food and other entertainment—at the 18-day Frisco Fair at the Frisco Fresh Market. 4-10 p.m. (Sun.-Thu.), 4-11 p.m. (Fri.-Sat.). Free (admission), rides start at $3. Frisco Fresh Market, 9215 John W. Elliott Drive, Frisco. www.facebook.com/events/448161299848163

May 21 | Music in the Chamber

The city of Frisco presents an intimate concert series in its City Council chambers. The featured artist for the May 21 show is Adler & Hearne, a folk and jazz duo with a Texas influence and official Texas touring artists of the Texas Commission for the Arts. Attendees age 16 and older are welcome. 8-9:30 p.m. $10 (residents), $15 (nonresidents). George A. Purefoy Municipal Center, Council Chambers, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd., Frisco. 972-292-6652. www.friscotexas.gov/1491/music-in-the-chamber

By Kasey Salisbury
After growing up in the Sugar Land, Texas, area, Kasey Salisbury graduated with a degree in journalism in 2018 from The University of Texas at Austin, where she was the copy chief at the campus newspaper, The Daily Texan. She joined the Community Impact Newspaper team as a copy editor in October 2018.


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