Family movie night at the library
The Frisco Public Library will host a family movie night at the library and the feature will be "How the Grinch Stole Christmas." Guests are encouraged to bring blankets and pillows. The free event is for all ages, although children under 9 years old must be supervised at all times. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. on the second floor of the library. Space is first come, first served. Frisco Public Library, 6101 Frisco Square Blvd. www.friscolibrary.com
Cirque de Soleil presents Varekai
This special performance takes place in a magical forest with fantastical creatures in which a young man takes flight in an adventure with both the absurdity and extraordinary. Performances begins at 7:30 p.m. each night. Tickets art $52 and above. Dr Pepper Arena, 2601 Avenue of The Stars. 214-526-3848. www.cirquedusoleil.com/varekai
Christmas in the Square brings holiday festivities
Frisco Square will light up with snow flurries, an outdoor ice skating, a tree lot, carriage rides and choreographed lights and music. A full list of events with times and dates is available at www.friscosquare.com/cits.
Make your own gingerbread house
All ages are welcome to register for gingerbread house decorating at Frisco Young Chefs Academy. The event takes place in a dedicated holiday room where participants can enjoy holiday music and treats from the chocolate fountain. Supplies will be provided. Reservations are required. Frisco Young Chefs Academy, 9350 Pasadena Drive, Ste. 300, Frisco. For times and pricing go to https://friscotx.youngchefsacademy.com/special-events.