8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Frisco Rotary Farmers Market
Pay a visit to the Frisco Farmers Market, located on 4th Street in Historic Downtown Frisco, just between Main and Elm Streets. Started in 2007, the Frisco Farmers Market continues to grow in popularity. The market was founded by the Frisco Noon Lions Club for the benefit of the community and today, is managed by the Rotary Club of Frisco. Local growers offer juicy melons, peaches, vine-ripened tomatoes, fresh corn on the cob and lots more. Also offered are baked breads, meat from local ranchers, honey, arts and crafts, and various other products.
Off the Rails Country Music Fest
See some of country music’s hottest artists on stage at Toyota Stadium. Headliners include Miranda Lambert, Justin Moore, Jason Aldean and Dierks Bentley.
In addition to two days of country music’s top performers, attendees will be entertained with a whole herd of festival attractions. Off The Rails Festival will include a street taco cook-off, local craft beverages and BBQ, interactive games, two step dance lessons, a trading post full of local western products and more.
7 p.m. and 3 p.m., respectively
Multi-Grammy Award winning recording artists, Bill & Gloria Gaither will present a two-day music spectacular at the Dr Pepper Arena. Credited with writing more than 700 songs, these recording artists will present a celebration, filled with Christian music, including the multi-Grammy award winning, Gaither Vocal Band. This popular and talented group will join many other popular Christian recording artists at the Gaither Fest Texas Homecoming Spectacular.
7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
The election will elect candidates to fill Place 5 and Place 6 on the City Council, as well as the position of Mayor. Polls are open 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Election Day.
10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Young Chefs Academy Mini KinderCooks
Young Chefs Academy of Frisco, 9350 Pasadena Dr. Suite #300, offers educational and fun activities for Chefs ages 3 to 5 years old. Through shapes, colors, textures, smelling, fun words and songs, work recipes into the journey of culinary arts. A life-skill that expands your child’s senses, thinking and perception of the world. Admission is $30 per child.
May 8, 11
6 – 8 p.m.
Coming this May, the Frisco Public Library challenges you to learn powerful new skills in coding so you can tap into and influence the digital world around you. Don’t feel ready to jump in and code? Come to the Coding Bootcamp. There you will learn from a librarian skilled in the ways of the Code.
Texas Astronomical Society holds one monthly Star Parties where members and guests can get together to observe and educate others about the night sky. Look at planets, stars and other celestial wonders at Frisco Starfest, taking place the second Saturday of each month at Frisco Commons Park.
Visit www.texasastro.org for more information.