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About Irving, Texas

Location and service. That’s what sets Irving, Texas apart. In the center of the U.S. and the heart of Dallas-Fort Worth, Irving is just minutes from DFW Airport and can be reached non-stop from every major city in North America. Here you'll find luxury, full-service, extended-stay and limited-service accommodations, with something to fit every taste and budget.

City-wide there are more than 200,000 square-feet of meeting space, while the Irving Convention Center brings a column-free exhibit hall, elegant ballrooms, break-out rooms and spacious pre-function areas with views of the Dallas and Las Colinas skyline. Irving is perfect for meetings, but also provides easy access to exceptional entertainment when the sun goes down, including a variety of options for dining and attractions - all just moments away.

Posts from March 2012

Media Contacts:
Diana Pfaff
(972) 401-7722 or (214) 236-8885 (cell)

Tawnia Wise, Irving Healthcare Foundation
(972) 579-4395

TexasFest 2012 Sold Out with Record 1,000 Guests!

IRVING, Texas (March 20, 2012) - For the first time in TexasFest's 33-year history, the event has sold out solely through sponsorship donations.

An estimated 1,000 guests will attend the gala on April 28 at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, setting a new TexasFest attendance record.

IRVING, Texas (March 7, 2012) - Join Savor Dallas on March 29 - 31, for its 8thannual "celebration of wine, food, spirits and the arts," this year treading beyond downtown Dallas and adding new events in Irving at the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas and in the Dallas Bishop Arts District.

Reigning as the largest food and wine event in Texas, Savor Dallas features cuisine from more than 60 of the area's top chefs, and more than 400 premium wines, spirits and beers throughout the weekend events.

"We are excited to see Savor Dallas grow