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January North Dallas Food and Fitness Events

December 28, 2016
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Can you believe that it is almost January of a new year?  It seems just a few weeks ago I was setting resolutions for 2016, and now we are a few days away from 2017.  This new year is bringing a ton of great food and fitness events in north Dallas that I am excited to share with you.  These are the perfect opportunity to get back on track on nail your fitness goals for the new year.

108 Sun Salutations

Join YogaFit studio in Plano at 9:00AM on January 1 for $10 to welcome in the new year with a yoga class led by Trey Albright.  Read more details here.

Reef Point Yoga in Richardson is also hosting a 108 sun salutations yoga class to salute 2017.  On January 1 at 9:30, you can take this 2 hour donations-based class to start your new year on track.  All donations will go to Cafe Momentum. To find out more about how Cafe Momentum is helping juvenile’s in Dallas, click hereReserve your space for the class here.

Jazz Brunch

North Dallas people love our brunch, and New Year’s Day is no exception.  I can’t think of a better way to start the New Year than a jazz brunch at TruFire in Frisco.  From 10:30-2:30 on January 1, enjoy $2 mimosas, a bloody Mary bar, and jazz music from David Slater.

Women’s Self-Defense Workshop

Learn the basics of self-defense at this free women’s workshop compliments of Premier Martial Arts in Plano. Join other local women on Thursday January 5 at 7:30 pm and learn basic strikes and kicks, situational awareness, defenses for most common attacks and more.  Read more and register here.

Barre Basics at The Barre Code Plano

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Have you been wanting to try out a barre class, but are worried about what it will entail.  Do you already take barre classes and want to work on perfecting your form?  This class is for you!  Gena and Courtney will lead this FREE Barre 101 class at The Barre Code Plano on Saturday January 7 at 12:00pm.  Since the class is at a slower pace, you will get more detailed and individualized attention, so it is perfect for beginners and current clients alike!

Craft Pizza and Beer Party

Celebrate Cadillac Pizza Pub’s 5th anniversary in Historic Downtown McKinney.  All day on January 11, grab a $5 pizza and all day happy hour with $2 off draft beer.

Little Elm Crafthouse Customer Appreciation Day

On January 14, check out Little Elm Crafthouse for some drink specials and food trucks!  Check out the Facebook page for more details.

Skinny Cocktail Dinner

I had the honor of attending December’s cocktail dinner at Urban Rio in Plano. On January 17, join them for a 5-course skinny cocktail dinner, just in time for those resolutions.  Space is extremely limited, so contact Kali at 972-543-8911 or to reserve your spot.

American Bourbon Dinner

If you are a fan of bourbon cocktails, this dinner is for you.  On January 18, at 7:00, enjoy a several-course dinner paired with perfect bourbon drinks for $75.  Del Frisco’s Grille is known for their delicious food and great atmosphere, so this is an event you will not want to miss.  To save your spot, call 469-661-8012.  Read more about Del Frisco’s here.

TNSR Social Run

What a better opportunity to work on your resolution of running more miles in 2017 than the TNSR social run.  The run will begin at 7:00 pm on January 19 at Tri Shop in Plano and end in the same location with food and drinks.  Best of all, this event is free so feel free to join the Facebook event page and invite all of your friends.

Get Right, Get Tight

Sign up for one of the 4 “Get right, get tight” dance classes on Saturday, January 28 at Graceful Soles Dance Studio.  You will for sure sweat and maybe even learn some new moves.  Classes are $25 and filling up fast, so save your spot here!

Ongoing Events:

Barre Code Challenge: Resolution Remix

The Barre Code Plano (and all the Barre Codes in the area) are starting a January fitness challenge.  Be sure to grab your board so you can play and work towards winning prizes.  You can read post on how to prepare for a fitness challenge to keep you motivated.

Athleta Studio of the month- Cyclebar

Join Athleta Stonebriar every Sunday in January beginning January 8 for free Cyclebar classes from 11-11:50am.  Be sure to register because space is limited.

Kale & Ale at Sundown at Granada

Celebrate one of my favorite restaurants, Sundown at Granada‘s, 5th birthday on January 22-25.  All of their delicious salads will be 1/2 price and bottles and cans of beer will be $2 from open to close!  Read more about Sundown at Granada here.

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Don’t forget to check out Deep Fried Fit for all the cool January Dallas fitness events you do not want to miss. If you are closer to Ft. Worth check out Food, Pleasure, and Health’s roundup.

If you are hosting any food+ fitness events in North Dallas area and would like your event to be included in this post or next month’s, contact me!

Don’t forget to check back, because I update this post several times during the month.

What north Dallas food and fitness events are you most looking forward to this month? Leave me a comment below!

  • Amber December 28, 2016 at 6:29 am

    Dallas is such a cool spot! I haven’t been there in ages, but it looks like a ton of awesome events happening in January. Thanks for sharing!

    Xoxo Amber

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:37 am

      It really is! I love living here. 🙂

  • Brittany Comeaux December 28, 2016 at 8:09 am

    Wish I lived closer! I have a friend in Dallas that would love this list! I’m going to forward it to her!

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:45 am

      Thank you so much! I always appreciate a forward. 🙂

  • Mai Lyn Ngo December 28, 2016 at 9:51 am

    oooh… I’m eyeing all the boozy events (of course!). January is going to be insane! So excited for the new year and more events.

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:45 am

      There’s so many great ones!

  • Vanessa Sokic December 28, 2016 at 10:41 am

    That Bourbon dinner is calling my name!! Too bad I don’t live that close!

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:45 am

      My husband wants to go to that one for sure.

  • Krysten December 28, 2016 at 9:51 pm

    I’ll be back in Texas soon, I’m definitely going to have to show to up to a few of these events!

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:46 am

      Yay! There are a ton to choose from

  • Karen Lao December 29, 2016 at 11:27 am

    What a great list!! I’m going to try to check out at LEAST one of these! Thanks for compiling!

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:58 am

      Of course! Hopefully I will see you at one. 🙂

  • dixya @food, pleasure, and health December 29, 2016 at 10:53 pm

    kale and ale sounds like a fun event! always so much going on in north dallas.

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:58 am

      I love Sundown. They have the best food, so I am sure it will be wonderful.

  • Anushka Wickramaratne December 31, 2016 at 11:30 am

    SO many good events in Jan! Definitely don’t know where to start, haha, but at least that’s a good problem. (;

    • Jessica January 2, 2017 at 9:59 am

      Haha. It’s a great problem for sure!

  • Brittany Giles January 2, 2017 at 2:59 pm

    I so want in on that jazz brunch! It looks like it will be such a fun event!

  • Jen January 7, 2017 at 9:29 pm

    I tried registering for the Cyclebar Athleta events but they were cancelled….

    Fyi in case others were going to try to register.
    Looked like fun!