WOGA, Theatre Frisco and Tamil Music Festival: 8 things to do in Frisco this weekend, Feb. 16-18

The WOGA Classic returns to Frisco this weekend.

The WOGA Classic returns to Frisco this weekend.

See what is happening in Frisco this weekend.


1. WOGA Classic returns to Dr Pepper Arena

The WOGA Classic is an international gymnastics competition that attracts top teams from across the world for the opportunity to compete with future Olympians. The event takes place at Dr Pepper Arena, 2601 Avenue of the Stars, Frisco. For times and prices, go to www.woga.net.

2. Theatre Frisco presents ‘I do! I do!’ musical

Theatre Frisco presents the musical “I do! I do!” The story follows a couple over a span of 50 years. 8 p.m. (Fri.), 2:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. (Sat.), 2:30 p.m. (Sun.). $14-$25. Black Box Theater, 8004 N. Dallas Parkway, Frisco. www.theatrefrisco.com.


3. Last night of Red 2018 exhibit

Thegallery8680 presents its annual art show that incorporates artwork of all mediums from a diverse group of artists on their original interpretation of the color red. Tonight will be the last night of the exhibit. The gallery is open every Friday until Feb. 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. For more information, visit www.thegallery8680.com.


4. Chunk Your Junk

The city of Frisco is hosting its quarterly Chunk Your Junk this weekend. This event is for Frisco residents only, and participants need to bring a driver’s license and city water bill with matching address to drop off all items. Items that can be dropped off include prescription medication, bundled cardboard, refrigerators, household hazardous waste and electronics. The event is from 8 a.m. to noon but because of time constraints, residents must be in line by 11:30 a.m. to receive service. Environmental Collection Center, 6616 Walnut St., Frisco. http://friscotexas.gov/1170/Chunk-Your-Junk

5. The Patriot Cup returns

The Patriot Cup, presented by Geico, returns to the Ford Center at The Star in Frisco for its 10th annual tournament. The lacrosse tournament features a full day of games showcasing collegiate Division I teams Villanova University versus Yale University. Ford Center at The Star in Frisco, 9 Cowboys. For the schedule and tickets, go to www.patriotcup.com.

6. Tamil Music Festival

Avvai Tamil Center of Frisco presents its annual culture event that brings music, dance and culture together from the South Asian-Indian community. The free event will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. at Liberty High School, 15250 Rolater Road, Frisco. 469-999-3304. www.avvaitamil.org.

7. A Night of Improv

Laugh the night away with the Frisco Improv Players. The improvisational comedy troupe specializes in family-friendly, game-based comedic performances. The cost is $12 and the show begins at 8 p.m. at the Black Box Theatre, 8004 N. Dallas Parkway. www.friscoimprovplayers.com

8. Frisco's first Travel Expo

There will be 18 travel suppliers at the first annual Frisco travel expo hosted by the Westin Stonebriar Hotel & Golf Club. The travel suppliers will range from contemporary cruise lines to ultra luxury river cruise lines, and land suppliers as well. Free. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 1549 Legacy Drive, Frisco. www.cruisefrisco.com 

By Nicole Luna
Nicole Luna is the Senior Reporter for Frisco. She covers development, transportation, education, business and city government. She has a bachelor's degree in Journalism and Spanish from The University of Texas at Arlington and has been with Community Impact Newspaper since June 2015.


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