Omni Escapes Magazine Escapes Magazine Fall 2017 - Page 24

A STELLAR SP ★ CE OMNI HOTELS & RESORTS PARTNERS WITH THE DALLAS COWBOYS TO BRING THE BRAND TO THE STAR, HOME TO THE NFL TEAM’S NEW HEADQUARTERS AND A BURGEONING RETAIL AND RESTAURANT DESTINATION. L BY TIFFANIE WEN ast summer, the Dallas Cowboys moved its world head- quarters to Th e Star, a game-changing facility in Frisco, Texas. A behemoth of a mixed-use development, it allows visitors to take a look inside the entire operation of one of the NFL’s most popular teams. Th e Star opened in August 2016 in partnership with the City of Frisco FA L L 2 0 1 7 OE3-Frisco-eV5-e.indd 24 and Frisco Independent School District. Th e 91-acre campus boasts the Ford Center, which includes a 12,000-seat indoor stadium; three practice fi elds; coaches’ offi ces and training rooms; and a 60,000-square- foot gym utilized by the Cowboys football team and cheerleaders. It also includes a medical center and an entertainment district, lined with restaurants and shops, located south of the Ford Center. | 24 | ESCAPES 9/20/17 3:28 PM