Run for Orphans

September 4, 2014


The Run for Orphans is Saturday, September 13 in Frisco Square! Only $25 to register for the 1 Mile Family Run or the 5K – and only $10 for kids under 12. You can’t help even if you don’t want to run – register for the “sleep in option” and get a t-shirt! is on Facebook and Twitter – please share this worthy cause with your friends. Hope to see you there!

Celebrate July 4th in Frisco

July 1, 2014

american flag fireworks

The 4th of July is almost here along with a long weekend of celebration! You won’t want to miss the fireworks and activities at Frisco Freedom Fest.

Festivities begin on July 3rd with the first annual Hotter ‘n Firecrackers Firefly 5k Run. Registration is still open and includes a T-shirt, two LED bracelets, a glow necklace and a glow finisher medal.

Come back on the 4th for family fun including the Children’s Expo, Coney Eating Contest, Dachshund Races, Live Entertainment, and Taste of Frisco. Tickets are still available for the FC Dallas game for soccer fans looking for a front row seat to the Fireworks Extravaganza! Be sure to plan ahead for parking!

Even if you’re not planning to attend, you’ll want to be aware of multiple road closures in and around Frisco Square beginning on Wednesday, July 2nd.

Need more information? The “How Do I?” page of the  FreedomFest website is a great place to get your questions answered.

Have a safe and happy 4th!


Special Deals in Frisco Square

June 3, 2014

Frisco Square

It’s  $2sday at Frisco Square!

While you’re in the square checking out the special deals, maybe review a few homes for sale. You might enjoy a change of pace, living in the “City”!

Social Insights: 2014 3 Stacks Paddy Dash

March 27, 2014
2014 3 Stacks Paddy Dash
Over the past several months, I’ve had the privilege of working with Geoffrey and the Frisco Sunrise Rotary Club to promote the 3 Stacks Paddy Dash 5K and Fun Run on social media channels. In my work, I see again and again that social media simply illuminates whatever an organization is doing and enables visibility to a wider audience. It is such a pleasure to work with a group that is who they claim to be through and through, and who delivers so completely on their promises. I have been extremely impressed on all counts.

While the purpose of the Paddy Dash is to raise money for local charities, they have to remain mindful of the needs of sponsors and participants in order to do so. My family and I participated in the 5K, and we were blown away! I highly recommend attending even if you’re not interested in running. The music was amazing – huge props to Philipalooza – and the atmosphere was entertaining for all ages. With great food, beer, bounce houses, face painting, sponsor booths, and the silent auction there was plenty to do for everyone. Close parking was plentiful too.

For the runners, the race was a blast. It was well organized, safe, with an easy to follow route and room to run for all paces. Strollers, dogs, athletes, and weekend warriors all co-existed happily. Kudos to Geoffrey and the Frisco Sunrise Rotary Club for putting on an amazing event! I’m looking forward to next year, and hope to see you all there.

Any friend of Geoffrey’s is a friend of mine! If you have questions about this or any social media issue, please tell me about it! I’d love to hear from you. You can also read more on my blog.

Liz Marx | Owner/Strategist



Thanks to all who helped with the 2014 Paddy Dash!

March 20, 2014


I just want to say thank you to all those who played a part in making the 3 Stacks Paddy Dash a huge success. With over 750 runners, it was our best year yet. Check out pictures from the event from Ahh! Photography and GuideLive.

It was great to hear all feedback at the event from runners, our sponsors and even volunteers: keep the beer garden and free food after the event! If you participated in the Paddy Dash, please complete our survey.

We look forward to next year’s run on March 14, 2015! Follow the Paddy Dash on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+ to stay informed throughout the year.

If you want to learn more about the Frisco Sunrise Rotary Club and why we give up some of our time to server others, come to one of our meetings – they only last an hour. Find us on Tuesdays at Randy’s Steakhouse at 7:30 am.

You can sponsor the 2014 Paddy Dash!

November 14, 2013

As Dirk says here in the Dallas Mavericks parody commercial based on the Geico greatness, “what day is it?” – it is Game Day!  Sponsorship Game Day that is!  My Frisco Sunrise Rotary Club invite you to partner with us by becoming a sponsor of our 2014 Paddy Dash – held in Frisco Square on March 15th, 2014.

Please let me e-mail you over our sponsorship information and join us!  This is our 6th year promoting this super family fun day – it literally has something for everyone.  Join us!!

Three Squares in Frisco Square

October 15, 2013


Just went to Frisco Square and had an awesome lunch at Three Squares!! If you have not been – you need to go!