Thank you for Entering Visit Irving's 12 Days of Holiday Giveaways! 

Thanks for trying your luck in Irving. Twelve winners took home some extraordinary packages. If you didn't win, we don't want you to walk away without something in your stocking this holiday season. Enjoy these special offers from our amazing partners. 

 

Special Offers:

  • Gondola Adventures is gifting everyone on the nice list with $5 off holiday pedal boat rides on the Mandalay Canal. Use the promo code NICE (valid thru 12/30/23).
  • Oh deer! Hold on to your antlers, because this holiday season Gondola Adventures wishes to gift all the deerest romantics with $20 off a gondola cruise! Use the promo code OHDEER (M-Th only, valid thru 12/30/23).
  • Dash over to the Irving Arts Center for Santa Saturdays. Drop in between 2 and 4 p.m. on December 16 to make holiday cards and crafts and visit with Santa. The first 50 to sit in Santa’s lap will get a special “toy microphone” from Visit Irving.
  • Buy FOUR tickets to Mariachi Christmas at the Irving Arts Center on December 15 for the price of ONLY TWO! Purchase your ticket here using the code MARIACHI4.
  • Wonder and delight shine bright all month long at the most Instagramable spot in Irving! Book the “Light Up the Night” Holiday Package and get a sparkling holiday stay with firelight, starry nights and twinkle lights, plus two light-up holiday cocktails at Two Mules Cantina.
  • Prance on over to the Toyota Music Factory on December 16 for a one-of-a-kind Frosty 5K. Use the promo code 12for5 for $5 off your race entry. Code valid through December 14.
  • We’ve got a very special treat for you to ring in 2024 with good luck, love and fortune. Get ready to impress family and friends this New Year’s Day with Po Melvin’s award-winning, mouth-watering black-eyed peas recipe. These peas are sure to please!

 

Po Melvin’s Lucky Black-eyed Peas
Ingredients:
1 lb. hickory smoked bacon, chopped
1 bunch green onions, finely chopped
6 small cans of fresh shelled black-eyed peas
3 cubes of beef bouillon
Water
2 tsp freshly ground black pepper Worcestershire sauce, Tabasco and salt to taste (optional)
 
Directions:
Sauté the bacon until brown and crisp.   Add the green onions and sauté.
Add the black-eyed peas and 2 to 3 cans of water, along with bouillon cubes and pepper. Bring mixture to a boil, then lower the heat, cover and let simmer for 20 – 30 minutes, enough to allow some of the water to evaporate.
Taste and add salt if desired, and/or a dash of Worcestershire sauce or Tabasco.

 

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