UPDATED: Opening date delayed for upcoming McKinney beer garden The Stix Icehouse

The Stix Icehouse is readying to open in McKinney. (Miranda Jaimes/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Stix Icehouse is readying to open in McKinney. (Miranda Jaimes/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Stix Icehouse is readying to open in McKinney. (Miranda Jaimes/Community Impact Newspaper)

Editor's note: This article has been updated to include the latest information from The Stix Icehouse.

Folks will have to wait a little longer to enjoy The Stix Icehouse, an Austin-inspired beer garden and grill in McKinney.


The Stix is expected to open this fall at 301 W. Eldorado Parkway, McKinney. But an exact opening date has not been determined as finishing touches to open the restaurant have been delayed. Information about an upcoming opening date will be posted on The Stix Icehouse's social media pages here and here.

When it opens, the restaurant plans to include at least 24 beers on tap, and large patios with games and live music on its 14 acres of land. It will also have sand volleyball and a nine-hole disc golf course, as well as treehouses and tire swings. The Stix has had the Wilson Creek hike and bike trail extended to its front porch so people can bike, run or walk to The Stix. Menu items will include burgers, loaded nachos, wings, fries and salads. www.thestixicehouse.com
By Miranda Jaimes

Editor, Frisco & McKinney

Miranda joined Community Impact Newspaper as an editor in August 2017 with the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. In 2019 she transitioned to editor for the McKinney edition. She began covering Frisco as well in 2020. Miranda covers local government, transportation, business and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Miranda served as managing editor for The Prosper Press, The Anna-Melissa Tribune and The Van Alstyne Leader, and before that reported and did design for The Herald Democrat, a daily newspaper in Grayson County. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014.



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