Let us help navigate your weekend fun. Here's a few fun things happening around town. Hope our number one makes your list! We are beyond excited to see a new museum in the Heritage District throw its opening party. Don't miss the unique experience of the Texas Musicians Museum. 

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

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CELEBRATE TEXAS MUSIC HISTORY AT THE NEW MUSEUM AND MUSIC GARDEN 

Location: Texas Musicians Museum, 222 E. Irving Blvd.
Price: $40 and up
When: Saturday July 25th from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m.

Who's ready for 12 hours of Texas inspired music this Saturday? Me! Me! The public is invited to celebrate the opening of this exciting addition to our community on Saturday, July 25th from 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. The day will include self-guided walk-through tours of the museum showcasing invaluable displays of memorabilia from a variety of Texas music legends & heroes such as Buddy Holly, Janis Joplin, Willie Nelson, Beyonce Knowles, and so many more! Cold beverages & good eats will be available for purchase from Neon Armadillo, and participants will enjoy a full day of LIVE performances from a variety of Texas artists on the stage of the Texas Music Garden adjacent to the museum – a total of 10 acts representing different music genres from incredible TX talent.

Tickets to the BIG Opening are limited, so in order to allow more people to be a part of the celebration, the opening day festivities will be divided into two sessions. Tickets are available to purchase for session one from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at $40, session two from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. at $50, or you can purchase an All Day Pass for $75, which is limited to a first-come, first served basis. The music line-up and other ticket specials and reserved seating information is available at www.TexasMusiciansMuseum.com.

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FRITZ PARK PETTING FARM

Location: 312 E. Vilbig St.
Price: Free
When: Through July 31. Farm is open Tues-Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Sunday 2-6 p.m.

FYI! This is the last weekend it will be open! Who's coming to check out this adorable petting zoo? It won't re-open until next June. 

It's a free attraction that some call "the best kept secret" in the city of Irving. Come and see some furry friends at the Fritz Park Petting Farm.  It's only open during the months of June and July, so add it to your weekend bucket list, or you'll have to wait a whole 'nuther year!  The farm offers an ideal setting for people of all ages to learn about farming and farm animals. For more than 30 years, Fritz Park has been the place to experience farm life, including hands-on contact with an assortment of animals — from sheep and goats to chickens, horses, ducks and rabbits.   

Hours are from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday. The Petting Farm is closed on Monday. There is no admission charge to the farm, located at 312 Vilbig St. Learn MoreWatch Video

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CURTAINS: THE MUSICAL, MAINSTAGE ILC

Location: Irving Arts Center
Price: $19-26
When: Three weekends through August 8

Oh, yes! I love a good murder mystery. Be sure to check out this fun musical showing at the Irving Arts Center starting this Friday. This comedy whodunit with tunes by Kander & Ebb is sure to fill your evening with music, mayhem and mystery! Get tickets at http://tinyurl.com/qcbjnv7 or call 972.252.2787. Learn More

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TEEN SPLASH JAM & DIVE-IN MOVIE

Location: Senter Park Pool, 901 S. Senter St.
Price: FREE
When: Saturday, July 25, 7-11 p.m.

There's a Teen Splash Jam and Dive-In Movie this Saturday from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Now doesn't that sound like a blast? 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. No word on what the movie will be yet, but it will either be PG or PG-13. See you at the Dive-In! The movie will start around 8:45 p.m. Learn More

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BRETT ROBERTS' MAGIC SHOW: HEROES AROUND THE WORLD

Location: South Irving Library, 601 Schulze Dr.
Price: Free
When: Saturday, July 25, 2:30-3:30 p.m.

I LOVE the Irving Public Library, they literally have something going on all the time. This is one of the seven events they have going on this weekend! If you're looking for a way to beat the heat, check out one of their events. They span all ages from adults to teens to kids. All Events

The one event I would like to highlight is the Brett Roberts' Magic Show: Heroes Around the World. This hour long show will help us see if we have what it takes to become a hero. He combines magic and puppets in this all-ages show. Stay after for a party celebrating Summer Reading Challenge participants. 

Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay-up-to-date. 

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