Frisco RoughRiders Overview

Fast facts

League: Texas League

Head Coach: Carlos Cardoza

Team Mascot: Deuce, Daisy, Ted E Bear, Bull Moose

Year Opened: 2003

Capacity: 7748

City / State: Frisco / Texas

Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

Frisco RoughRiders vs Corpus Christi Hooks

Rival Team: Corpus Christi Hooks

You won’t want to miss it when the RoughRiders square off with in-state rivals Corpus Christi. The Hooks are not only in-state divisional rivals of the RoughRiders they’re also the Double-A affiliate of the RoughRiders’ parent club the Texas Rangers’ arch-rivals the Houston Astros. The opportunity to see future Rangers take on future Astros is something no baseball fan could pass up, so make sure to be in attendance when the RoughRiders take on the Hooks.

Frisco RoughRiders vs Midland Rockhounds

Rival Team: Midland Rockhounds

There are always a lot of bragging rights on the line when the RoughRiders take on in-state rivals Midland. The RoughRiders and their fans hate losing to the RockHounds, so don’t miss it when the RockHounds come to town.

Frisco RoughRiders vs San Antonio Missions

Rival Team: San Antonio Missions

Games between the RoughRiders and fellow Texas-based rivals San Antonio are always must-see events for baseball fans in the Frisco area. There is no love lost between these two bitter rivals, so make sure to get tickets when the RoughRiders square off with the Missions.

Frisco RoughRiders Tailgate Guide


Tailgating is a big deal in Texas, and it should come as no surprise that the Frisco RoughRiders are one of the few teams to have a designated tailgate lot. Here you’ll be able to tailgate to your heart’s content, so arrive early and set up shop before the game.

RoughRiders fans love to tailgate, and the lot will be full of tailgaters on game days meaning you’ll have little trouble making friends with the people around you. Bring something to share, and you’ll make lots of new friends when tailgating before a RoughRiders game.

Finally, take some time before the game to get a picture of the statue outside the main entrance. The statue of a pitcher is a must-see for baseball fans, so make sure to check it out during your trip.

Texans love to tailgate, and it’s no different in Frisco, so arrive early and join in the pregame festivities when attending a RoughRiders game.


Pitcher Statue

Snap a picture with the statue outside the main entrance at Dr Pepper Ballpark. The statue presents an excellent photo op, so stop by and get a picture of yourself with it before the game.

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Where to tailgate

Frisco RoughRiders Stadium Guide

In Game

Dr Pepper Ballpark is home to one of the most unique atmospheres in baseball making a trip to Frisco a must for any baseball fan. Unlike a lot of parks where everything is in one building, Dr Pepper Ballpark contains several buildings creating a “park within a park” feel. You’ll feel like you’re in a neighborhood with a baseball diamond in the middle at Dr Pepper Park creating an experience that is unlike any other ballpark you’ve ever visited.

Another fun thing about attending a game at Dr Pepper Ballpark is that you’ll be able to watch the game from a raft in the lazy river. The lazy river in right field provides a unique way to watch a game, so don’t miss your opportunity to enjoy this unique experience.

Those of you who are more hardcore baseball fans will also enjoy Dr Pepper Ballpark thanks to its fantastic sightlines and the easy to which you can get autographs from players. Additionally, baseball fans may also enjoy the fact the bullpens are in the stands, which makes it easy for you to watch pitchers warm up before they enter the game.

Dr Pepper Ballpark is an incredible place to take in a game, so get your tickets to a Frisco RoughRiders game today.

Things to check out

Lazy River

Dr Pepper Ballpark is one of the only, if not the only, ballpark in baseball to feature a lazy river. When attending a RoughRiders game, bring your swimsuit and watch the game from the lazy river as its an experience you won’t find anywhere else.

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Bullpens in the Stands

The bullpens at Dr Pepper Ballpark are located in the stands making it easy for you to watch the relievers warm up. Get a ticket near the bullpen if you want to watch the pitchers warm up during the game.

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Riders Outpost

Visit Riders Outpost to pick up a souvenir from your trip to Frisco. Riders Outpost sells a wide variety of RoughRiders merchandise including caps, t-shirts, jerseys, and more, so no matter what you’re looking for you’ll likely find it here.

Primrose Playground and Riders Playground

The RoughRiders have not one but two playgrounds at Dr Pepper Ballpark. The Primrose Playground is for kids ages 2 to 5, and the Riders Playground is for kids 5 to 12, so no matter what your child's age there is a play area perfect for them.

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Deuce, Daisy, Ted E Bear, and Bull Moose

Don’t miss the RoughRiders’ beloved mascots during your trip to Dr Pepper Ballpark. Fans young and old love the mascots here, so keep an eye out for them during the game.

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Diamond Deck

If you’re looking to hold a large group even for 70 to 500 people, then you can’t beat the Diamond Deck. The Diamond Deck includes a fantastic view of the field, an all-you-can-eat buffet, a free limited edition souvenir, and more, so make your reservation today.

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Covered Wagons

The Covered Wagons offer an excellent place for groups of 10 to 20 to take in a game at Dr Pepper Ballpark. When renting a Covered Wagon, you’ll receive food at the Teddy Express, game programs, your name on the video board, and more.

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Frisco RoughRiders Bars & Restaurants

  1. II Brothers Grill & Bar

    Mamas Country Showcase Beer 33 West Ale House and Grill Beer Tequila Hoppers Bar & Grill Beer Dee Fords West Beer Sams Hideaway Beer Augis Sports Grill Beer Tipperarys Pub Beer

    Stocked with High Def TV's, a large patio, two bars, and homemade cooking, II Brothers Grill & Bar is the go-to place to catch the game or get together with friends.

    8308 Preston Rd #198, Plano, TX 75024, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  2. Ringo’s Pub

    Owlz Pub Sand Trap Scorpions Bar Grill

    We offer quality food and beverages served by professional and knowledgeable staff members, with a commitment to progress and forward thinking.

    5865 Kincaid Rd, Plano, TX 75024, USA

    Bar website

    european - $$

  3. Sambuca 360 Grill

    Sambuca 360 Grill

    The place to see and be seen. Dine, Dance & Entertain.

    7200 Bishop Rd #270, Plano, TX 75024, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  4. Cru Food & Wine Bar

    Cru Food Wine Bar

    Crú is the premier wine bar. Conceived as an exciting urban destination to experience and explore the fascinating world of wine, with over 300 wine selections and 40 premium wines offered by the glass, as well as taster pairings and wine flights.

    7201 Bishop Rd, Plano, TX 75024, USA

    Bar website

    italian - $$

  5. Tailgaters Sports Bar & Grill

    Mesquite Mexican Grill Bar Cocktail Bradley's Bar Grill Cocktail Bobby Gs

    Excellent Service, Awesome Drink Specials & Great Food!

    5605 FM423, Frisco, TX 75034, USA

    Bar website

    american - sportsbar - $$

  6. Tight Ends Sports Bar & Grill

    Backyard Grill Beer Turfway Bar & Grill Beer The WingHouse of Daytona Speedway Beer The Golden Fleece Tavern Beer Darcys Restaurant & Bar Beer Hammers Sports Bar & Grill Beer MVPs sports Bar and Grille Beer Mtn Jax Beer Keg South of Homestead Beer Purple Turtle Beer The End Zone Pub Beer Gallaghers Bar and Lounge Beer

    Come SCORE at Tight Ends! Whether it's a cold beer or delicious food.

    5584 TX-121, Plano, TX 75024, USA

    Bar website

    sportsbar - $$

  7. Spring Creek Barbeque

    Spring Creek Barbeque

    Amazingly good food and awesome service.

    3623 Preston Rd, Frisco, TX 75034, USA

    Bar website

    bbq - $$

  8. Norma’s Cafe

    Normas Cafe

    A menu that reminds you of home and servers who know you by name.

    8300 Gaylord Pkwy #19, Frisco, TX 75034, USA

    Bar website

    american - $

  9. Christina’s


    The Vargas family has roots from central Mexico along with down home Texas ties. It is that combination that has helped create our unique menu with a variety of down home Tex-Mex favorites as well as unique central Mexican dishes.

    8300 Preston Rd, Plano, TX 75024, USA

    Bar website

    mexican - $$

  10. Wild Pitch Sports Bar & Grill

    Criterion beer Mazzys Brewballs Cogans Deli Sports Pub Kamikazes Libbys Bar Grill Knot Pub Cara Irish Mess Hall

    With the feel of a neighborhood bar, Wild Pitch offers a wide variety of tastes to tempt you with. From our mouth-watering buffalo wings to our famous Ranger burger, our menu aims to please the hungry sports fan.

    2390 Parkwood Blvd, Frisco, TX 75034, USA

    Bar website

    american - sportsbar - $$

  11. Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille

    steak Perrys Steakhouse Grille

    Whether you’re dining with friends or a significant other, Perry’s Steakhouse & Grille will always inspire an appetite.

    2440 Parkwood Blvd, Frisco, TX 75034, USA

    Bar website

    american - steakhouse - $$$

  12. The Frisco Bar

    Phase Dining Entertainment beer

    If you’re looking for a local place to enjoy lunch or a night out with friends or family and you want great food and a classy yet comfortable environment, The Frisco Bar is the place for you.

    6750 Gaylord Pkwy ste.120, Frisco, TX 75034, USA


    Bar website

    american - sportsbar - $$

  13. Holy Grail Pub

    Holy Grail Pub

    The cozy, inviting feel of a centuries-old, European gathering spot inspires the Holy Grail Pub.

    8240 Preston Rd #150, Plano, TX 75024, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$