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Nestling 5 original restaurant & bar concepts, 7 live music stages, and an open-air plaza, Big Beat Dallas is determined to be THE place for Texas to come together and have fun. With a commitment to staying true to its Lone Star State root, this multi-entertainment hub is going big with their grand opening, scheduled to go on from March 29 to April 1. So hold on to your drinks and your cowboy hats, here are the top 3 reasons why you should hang out at Big Beat Dallas this weekend!

Fun Is Waiting For You!

Friday, March 23, 2018 11:00 AM by Carol Stoddard

Listen to the rhythm of fun in Irving, Texas this weekend. Here you can forget all your troubles, forget all your cares, and go downtown - or uptown, either way the fun is just waiting for you.  Check out these events below or to see more ideas, visit our website at www.irvingtexas.com.  Be sure to sort events by date to see the entire list.

Easter Fun Around Irving

Friday, March 23, 2018 10:00 AM by Roselle Pliego

Hip Hop Hooray for all the fun-filled Easter activities that will be going on in Irving. This year will be like no other Easter thanks to the two new entertainment venues in Irving who are adding even more fun. So bring your baskets and cheerful spirit and take part in one or more activities this Easter. There will be activities for kids, teens, adults and grandparents. Check out the irvingtexas.com event calendar to get the complete list.

Pastels, egg baskets, and pretty flowers are everywhere – you know Easter is just around the corner! One of our favorite traditions to celebrate this glorious Sunday is by savoring a great brunch at one of Irving's tasty restaurants. Emerging as a foodie haven, the city of Irving nestles a wide variety of restaurants to choose from. To make it easier for you, we’ve put together this awesome list of restaurants offering excellent brunch buffets for the holiday. Keep in mind that reserved seating fills up quickly, so read through this post and make your reservations ASAP! 

Happy St. Paddy's Day!

Saturday, March 17, 2018 2:00 AM by Carol Stoddard

Let's face it, we're all a little Irish on St. Patrick's Day. Who doesn't like lucky four-leaf clovers or a bit o' the brew to wet your whistle? Whether you're keen for some good Irish stew or planning an outing with the wee ones, there's a pot-full of things to do here in Irving, Texas. Get out there and have some fun!

St. Patrick's Day in Irving

Thursday, March 15, 2018 3:00 PM by Kayla Mansour

St. Patrick’s Day is a time for celebrating and enjoy each other’s company. Eat, drink and be merry the Irish way, of course at these top Irving celebrations. This year we got lucky (no-pun intended) with St. Patrick’s Day falling on a Saturday!

A family-friendly market where visitors get to sample and shop artisan products is something we’ve been longing to have here in Irving for a while. So when we learned that a farmers market is finally being hosted at the Irving Arts Center, we leaped for joy! And we cannot wait for you to come visit too. If you’re planning to do so soon, here are a few key things you need to know about the market!  

Treasure the Weekend

Friday, March 9, 2018 10:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Spring Break is such a magical time, full of activities and warmer days.  There is more time to spend with the family, time to stay up late and time to sleep in. So join me in taking time out to enjoy some activities this weekend here in Irving.  There's lot's to do and see so let's get hoppin.  Time's a wasting.