The weekend is almost here. Have you planned your weekend adventure? Be sure to check out a few of our favorite things happening around the city. We hope you find something to suit your fancy. 

For more events in Irving and around the area, check the events calendar.

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NYLO'S HOT HAWAIIAN NIGHTS

Location: NYLO Las Colinas
Price: No Cover
When: Friday, July 10, 6:30 p.m.

Just the name alone makes you want to know more! NYLO's Hot Hawaiian Nights is this Friday and it's bringing the heat to kick-off your weekend plans. Music starts at 6:30 p.m. poolside and the show starts at 8:30 p.m. Yes, a show of hula dancers and fire dancers awaits! There's no cover charge, just bring your moola if you'd like to eat and/or drink. They'll be serving up $8 Mai Tai's and Blue Hawaiians! For $18, enjoy a casual dinner of Kalua Pork Sliders with Mango Slaw, Chicken Pineapple Skewers, Hawaiian Beef Teriyaki, Coconut Cilantro Rice, Poi and Pineapple Upside Down Cake. Learn More

Can't make the Friday night party? No worries, there's more fun happening on Saturday. Check out the Summer Splash event.

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THE ANCHOR FOOD TRUCK

Location: 110 S. Rogers
Price: $7 gourmet plates and $2 drinks
When: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 6-9 p.m. or until sold out

There's a new food truck that has A LOT of people talking! Not just about their yummy eats but also about the social good they're doing in the community. Here's how it works... you eat a delicious gourmet food truck meal and then every bit of profit is turned around to feed the hungry of Irving. Now that's a pretty sweet deal! So go fill your belly so someone else in need can have a warm meal.

The Anchor Food Truck serves up tasty meals on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays. Each plate comes with a side and is only $7 ($2 for drinks).

  • MONDAYS: Meatball Subs and Pasta Bowls
  • TUESDAYS: Three Tacos Plate (Spicy or Asian Fusion - Beef or Chicken) with homemade pinto beans and homemade pico with tortilla chips
  • THURSDAYS: Gourmet Hamburgers (American, Mexican or Asian) with sides
  • FRIDAYS: Pho (chicken or beef) and Bahn Mi Sandwich

As a bonus you could always come for the DESSERT..."The Fat Elvis" ($5) featuring marshmallows, fresh strawberries and bananas slathered in Nutella between slices of french toast, all drizzled in chocolate. It's all sorts of yummy!! AND there's more...there's a new plate making its debut this Friday, it's called the Mac Daddy. That's all I know, but I CAN NOT wait. 

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THE TUBES

Location: 2435 Kinwest Pkwy
Price: Free
When: Daily, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Listed as one of the best FUN & FREE family friendly activities in DFW, The Tubes is an indoor play scape located at the Irving Bible Church. Open to the public, The Tubes are available for children 52 inches or smaller, seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The Bugs, next to the Tubes, is available for children 36" and shorter. No reservations are required for groups smaller than 8 (children and adults). Learn More

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IRVING BRIDAL SHOW

Location: Irving Convention Center
Price: $10 for Adults, $5 for children 14 and under
When: Sunday, July 12, Noon-5 p.m.

Planning your BIG day? Come to this one stop shop of wedding bliss at the Irving Convention Center. There will be over 100 wedding businesses in-house. Visit the event website to order tickets, claim your $1 coupon offer and learn more about the Irving Bridal Show! Learn More

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TEEN SPLASH JAM

Location: Lively Park Pool
Price: FREE
When: Saturday, July 11, 7-11 p.m.

Kids are out for the summer and they're looking for something to do, right? How about a night hanging with their friends poolside? Lively Pointe Youth Center will host a Teen Splash Jam this Saturday from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. To top it off there will be complimentary food and drink. The event is open to all middle and high school students, just be sure to show a student ID. Learn More

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For more events in Irving and around the area, check the events calendar.