Annual Events & Festivals
Whether you're a sports fan, foodie, art enthusiast or a family looking for fun, your entire year is covered with these exciting annual events and festivals in Frisco.
NCAA Division I Football Championship Series
The best of NCAA football meet in Frisco at the NCAA Division I FCS National Championship game.
The WOGA Classic and Valeri Liukin Invitational bring together thousands of competitors from 16 countries in women’s and men’s artistic gymnastics, acrobatics, trampoline and tumbling.
Frisco College Baseball Classic
The Frisco College Baseball Classic is the premier collegiate baseball tournament outside of the College World Series. Each year, four of the country’s best teams meet in Frisco.
Conference USA Men's & Women's Basketball Championships
The CUSA Men’s & Women’s Basketball Championships take place in March, in Frisco, with all 22 games – 11 men’s and 11 women’s games – being held at Ford Center at The Star. The conference champions receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Championship.
Texas Pinball Festival
This is your chance to play all the pinball you can handle. One entry fee gets you in the show and access to more than 400 machines from the 1930s to today’s latest machines.
Arts in the Square
Arts in the Square embraces visual and performing arts, live entertainment and offers activities for families to enjoy. Browse the more than 120 local and regional artists selling their handmade creations.
This annual food and wine festival features wines from Texas and California, live music, talented artists, local restaurants, culinary demos, kid’s area, vendors and more. This is a free festival with wine tasting tickets available for purchase.
Frisco StrEATS Food Truck and Music Festival
Come chow down on some of the best food truck food in North Texas, shop local at some of the most unique boutiques and enjoy music from local bands in the Rail District.
This two-week plus event is a one-stop-shop for carnival rides, games, food and fun
Music in the Square
Enjoy live music each Friday night in June during Frisco Square’s free outdoor Summer Concert Series on the Simpson Plaza lawn, in front of City Hall.
Frisco Freedom Fest
Enjoy great food, music and fireworks during one of North Texas’s biggest Independence Day celebrations!
Dallas Cowboys Training Camp
Training Camp practice provides fans the opportunity to see America’s Team, the Dallas Cowboys, as they prepare for the next season. Event includes scrimmage, fan zone, meet and greets and more.
Shawnee Trail Cowboy Days
Take a stagecoach ride, witness authentic gun fights, take a pony ride and much more. Visit the Museums’ permanent exhibits and learn about Frisco’s history.
The annual festival includes authentic Oktoberfest music and dancing, a marktplatz featuring 100 shops, traditional German cuisine, a bier hoisting competition and plenty of bier.
Frisco Arts Walk and Run
Enjoy a full day of art and fun at the Texas Sculpture Garden, along with live art demonstrations, street musicians, dancers, face painting, artist and vendor booths, and of course, stunning Texas sculpture.
National Soccer Hall of Fame Induction Weekend
Celebrate the National Soccer Hall of Fame Induction Class with events, concerts and more.
Christmas in the Square
With more than 175,000 lights and 11.5 miles of wiring, Christmas in the Square is one of the largest choreographed lights and music displays in North Texas. The event also features Skate the Square, a Christmas tree lot and more.
Merry Main Street
Enjoy holiday music, crafts and have your picture taken with a special guest from the North Pole, Santa. Shopping, dining and the annual tree lighting ceremony are also a part of the mix.
Tropical Smoothie Café Frisco Bowl
The Tropical Smoothie Café Frisco Bowl is played at Toyota Stadium and showcases a team from the American Athletic Conference and an at-large team.