22 things to do in Frisco

The Superdrome is a 250-meter, wooden velodrome bike track used for racing, classes and clinics.

The Superdrome is a 250-meter, wooden velodrome bike track used for racing, classes and clinics.

22 things to do in Frisco


Looking to explore Frisco and have some fun? This area has plenty of opportunities to break a sweat, cool down and marvel at public art. Peruse the list of activities to see what Frisco has to offer.



Enjoy the arts


1. Frisco Discovery Center
8004 Dallas Parkway, Ste. 200
www.friscodiscoverycenter.com
The center includes the Black Box Theater, which hosts shows throughout the year. It also includes Frisco Art Gallery, which showcases rotating art exhibitions from local to international artists.


2. Hall Park art
6801 Gaylord Parkway
www.hallpark.com
More than 150 sculptures and other works of art are displayed throughout the office park in office lobbies and outside.




22 things to do in Frisco The gallery has rotating exhibitions of many mediums, including painting, photography and sculpture.[/caption]

3. thegallery8680
8680 Main St., Ste. 1E
www.thegallery8680.com
The gallery has rotating exhibitions of many mediums, including painting, photography and sculpture.



Go to a museum


4. Frisco Heritage Museum
6455 Page St.
www.friscomuseum.com
Visitors can explore Frisco’s early history as a small farming and railroad town at the museum. Tours are available through the museum and replica town.


5. Museum of the American Railroad
6455 Page St. (offices inside Frisco Heritage Museum)
www.museumoftheamericanrailroad.com
Guests can tour historic locomotives while learning the ins and outs of the railroad industry and its impact on commerce.




22 things to do in Frisco The museum celebrates video game history through interactive exhibits, displays and an arcade.[/caption]

6. National Videogame Museum
8004 Dallas Parkway (inside Frisco Discovery Center)
www.nvmusa.org
The museum celebrates video game history through interactive exhibits, displays and an arcade.


7. Sci-Tech Discovery Center
8004 Dallas Parkway (inside Frisco Discovery Center)
www.mindstretchingfun.org
The museum introduces children to the world of science and math through exhibits and programs.



Play sports


8. B.F. Phillips Community Park
3335 Timber Ridge Drive
www.friscofun.org
The park includes baseball and softball fields, a football field, a soccer field and a disc golf course.


9. Harold Bacchus Community Park
13995 E. Main St.
www.friscofun.org
The park includes batting cages, baseball and softball fields, a soccer field and walking trails.


10. Shawnee Trail Sports Complex
6501 Hillcrest Road
www.friscofun.org
The park includes baseball and softball fields, a basketball court, a sand volleyball court and a tennis court.


11. Warren Sports Complex
7599 Eldorado Parkway
www.friscofun.org
The park includes baseball and softball fields, a football field, a soccer field, a basketball court, a sand volleyball court and a tennis court.



Play golf


12. Frisco Lakes Golf Club
7170 Anthem Drive
www.friscolakesgc.com
The 18-hole golf course includes a scenic nature setting, a banquet room and a private practice area.


13. Plantation Golf Club
4701 Plantation Lane
www.plantationgolf.net
This golf club includes Plantation Grill, a clubhouse, a full-service golf shop and a practice facility with a driving range.


14. Stonebriar Country Club
5050 Country Club Drive
www.clubcorp.com/clubs/stonebriar-country-club/
The country club offers two par 72 golf courses. The club also includes tennis courts, a swimming pool and dining facilities.


15. The Trails of Frisco Golf Club
10411 Teel Parkway
www.thetrailsoffriscogc.com
The 6,800-yard, par 71 golf course is surrounded by scenic wetlands. The club also includes a golf shop, a clubhouse and a bar and grill.



Get active


16. Frisco Athletic Center
5828 Nancy Jane Lane
www.friscofun.org
Members can break a sweat at the center, which includes a fitness center, two gyms, racquetball courts and recreation classes.


17. Frisco Mountain Bike Trail and BMX Pumptrack
13900 Teel Parkway
www.friscofun.org
Cyclists can enjoy a nature ride on the mountain bike trail or test their skills on the volunteer-maintained pumptrack.


18. The Superdrome
9700 Wade Blvd.
www.superdrome.com
The Superdrome is a 250-meter, wooden velodrome bike track used for racing, classes and clinics.



Cool down


19. Frisco Athletic Center
5828 Nancy Jane Lane
www.friscofun.org
Visitors can splash in the Frisco Water Park, take a dive in the Indoor Aquatic Center or participate in swim lessons or water aerobics.


20. Frisco Commons Spray Park
8000 McKinney Road
www.friscofun.org
Along with the spray park, Frisco Commons includes an amphitheater, trails and a veterans’ memorial.


21. J.R. Newman Spray Park
8211 Twin Falls Drive
www.friscofun.org
The park has a farming and barn theme and is named for the family that once owned the property.


22. Shepherd’s Glen Spray Park
12012 Shepherds Hill Drive
www.friscofun.org
The spray park is located within a 13-acre neighborhood park in the Shepherds Hill neighborhood.






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