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Created to be the lighter, more cheerful alternative to Sunday dinner, brunch has been embraced by the American society for more than 70 years. How can we not embrace it? The buffet, the eggs, the pastries, and mimosas! Oh…we can hardly wait for Sunday! Well in the meantime, allow us to list down some of our favorite brunch spots in Irving to get you inspired. 

Weekend Roundup of Events in Irving

Thursday, November 7, 2019 12:00 AM by Carol Stoddard

Tis the season to be busy, fa la la - there's no time to finish the song, but you get the idea. This weekend during your rushing around, buying gifts, cooking meals, greeting guests and the sort, be sure to take in one of these fun events here in Irving. Our website lists over 50 holiday-related events this month, and we've included just a few here - we didn't want to overwhelm you. Finding just the right event to share with your loved ones isn't difficult with so much to choose from. Just look through the list below or on our website and

Spooktacular Halloween Fun in Irving

Thursday, October 24, 2019 12:00 PM by Roselle Pliego

Thursday, October 24

  • Irving YMCA Festival is from 6-8 pm at the Irving Family YMCA. Dress like a Disney character for even more fun. Enjoy fun activities, jump house, cake walk, vendors, and, of course, candy. 2200 W. Irving Blvd. FREE.
  • Countdown to Halloween for Teens: DIY Light-Up Wands, 6-7 pm, Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room. One more week to Halloween! Using copper tape, popsicle sticks, LED lights, and a battery, we’ll engineer wands that light up with the click of a button! Supplies are provided.
  • Come out for Pics on the Plaza to

Concerts, Carnivals & Cosplay

Thursday, October 17, 2019 6:00 AM by Carol Stoddard


Oh my! What a line up we have here in Irving this weekend. We will need a weekend to rest up from our weekend. To help complete your itinerary of fun things to do, we've listed below just some of the concerts, carnivals and the biggest cosplay event this Fall. Speaking of Fall, don't you just love this weather? All around, it's going to be a great weekend, so get out there and enjoy! 

The Stars at Night are Big and Bright

Thursday, October 10, 2019 12:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Hang on to your umbrellas this weekend because despite the rainy weather, there will be stars out all over Irving, Texas. We bring you a long list of headliners to enjoy, as well as some of our favorite locals. It'll be hard to choose, but listed below is a wide variety of entertainment events that's sure to light up your evenings.


WHERE: The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
WHEN: Sunday, October 13 at 6 pm, doors open at 5 pm
COST: $34 - $89+

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Things to Do in Irving When It Rains

Monday, October 7, 2019 6:00 AM by Visit Irving

Don’t let a little drizzle stop you from getting out and about in Irving! There are plenty of Irving rainy day activities to choose from, whether it’s exploring local museums or watching the rain fall from a snug cafe. We’ve pulled together some of our top Irving things to do indoors below.