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Brunch and Play at Main Event Frisco

Come out for weekend fun for the whole family.

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Main Event Entertainment, the ultimate entertainment center, debuts the Double Play Brunch in Frisco.

Available every Saturday and Sunday, from open until 2pm, through September, the Double Play Brunch allows guests to get a $20 game card for just $10 with every purchase of a brunch food item.

“We want family and friends to have a FUN, memorable experience when they walk through our doors,” says Donna Ruch, director of brand marketing. “The best weekends are spent with family and friends having FUN while enjoying a great meal. Main Event offers a unique opportunity to not only enjoy a delicious brunch, but to experience something interactive like VR Rabbids or my new favorite game, Connect 4 Hoops, with your loved ones.”

Main Event’s chef-inspired Double Play Brunch menu has something for everyone.

The menu includes:

Tear ‘N’ Share Cinnamon Rolls – Mini, warm cinnamon rolls baked in a cast-iron skillet and topped with house-made cream cheese frosting. The perfect way to start off your brunch!

Loaded Tater Tot Skillet – The signature brunch item. Seven colossal cheddar and bacon tater tots topped with our house-made queso, over-easy eggs and two slices of bacon.

Feta, Tomato & Avocado Toast – Two pieces of toasted sourdough topped with fresh sliced avocado, fresh tomatoes, feta crumbles and cracked salt and pepper. Served with fresh fruit.

Big Stack and Lil’ Stack of Belgian Waffles – Belgian waffles, perfectly toasted and served with warm syrup, butter and fresh fruit.

Guests over 21 can pair their meal with one of the new brunch cocktails, including the Absolute Best Bloody Mary, Rumchata Iced Coffee and The Perfect Pour Mimosa. For those seeking other options, Main Event has upgrading its coffee and juice offerings.

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Chinese New Year Dinner

The Chinese New Year is filled with lots tradition. Come celebrate at The Chinese Neighbor.

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The Chinese Neighbor will host an 8-course feast of special dishes by Chef Bob Tam on Sunday, January 26 from 5pm to 7pm at the Prosper, TX location.

The Chinese New Year is filled with lots tradition. The Year of the rat celebrates wealth, surplus and the beginning of a new day.

The menu has been set, but may change due to availability of ingredients & Chef Bob Tam’s whimsey.

First Course – Malted Shrimp Chips, Chinese Onion Dip
Second Course – Century Deviled Eggs
Third Course – Smoked Salmon “Everything” Eggroll
Fourth Course – Mustard Green Egg Drop Soup
Fifth Course – Grilled Cheese Dumpling, H.K. Borscht
Sixth Course – Golden Boy Pizza’s Clams Clams & Garlic, Lo Bak Go (Daikon Crepe)
Seventh Course – Mala (Sichaun Peppercorn), Carbonara Lo Mien
Eight Course – Truffle & Crispy Egg Custard Fried Rice

Visit the Eventbrite page for more details and to purchase tickets.

This information was provided as a press release.

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Mallow Box S’Mores Bar Cafe Opens

Gourmet marshmallows arrive at the Shops at Willow Bend, just in time for the holiday season.

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Mallow Box, the company know for their gourmet marshmallow food and beverage items, has opened a store just in time for the holidays.

The brands first retail location in the Shops at Willow Bend food court is open, serving a variety of s’mores, hot and cold drinks, shakes, bowls, skewers and more.

“We’re so excited to be launching our first retail location,” said Mallow Box Founder Martha Ware. “We began with small local events, trade shows and pop-ups at places like Nordstrom’s eventually having a kiosk at the mall. Now we’ve taken the next step and looking forward to serving our great mallows and mallow-based drinks and shakes.”

All Mallow Box marshmallows are hand-made from scratch without preservatives. Each delicious item and drink come in a variety of flavors such as chocolate and cream, maple bourbon with bacon bits, lemon and banana rum, among many others, with a choice of toppings such as M&Ms, peanuts, coconut and more.

All items are also available to go. The s’mores bar is a new concept and customers will get to customize their s’mores to their delight –– choosing from cookies, marshmallow flavors, chocolate types and toppings! All s’mores are made on site and in front of the customer.

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Text to 9-1-1 is now Available in Plano

When it isn’t safe to call, texting is now an option.

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The Public Safety Communications Department (Plano 9-1-1) has announced that  text to 9-1-1 has been implemented in Plano.

The ability to text messages will assist citizens who are hearing impaired, providing equal access to 9-1-1. It can also be used in circumstances where it is unsafe for the caller to physically make a voice call to 9-1-1. (Note: text to 9-1-1 is not available in every city.)

Here are a few important tips to remember when texting to 9-1-1:

  • SMS does not provide accurate location data. You must provide your location as soon as you text.
  • No photos or videos, only text.
  • No emoji’s.
  • No abbreviations, spell things out. Be clear.
  • Only text to 9-1-1 if you are unable to make a voice call.

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