Posts from February 2018

Music Can Do That

Thursday, February 22, 2018 5:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

What can make dark skies turn blue? Well, besides a break in the weather, music can. It will lift your spirits and make you glad you ditched your snuggie for an outside adventure. Here in Irving, Texas we have quite a line up of diverse music this weekend, and combined with great food it's the perfect recipe to put a little sunshine in your soul.  So grab the umbrella and head on out to one of these events. Don't forget to drive friendly now.

Best Places to Get Margaritas in Irving

Thursday, February 22, 2018 12:00 PM by Debora Manusama-Sinaga

Happy National Margarita Day!! The zesty lime juice, the bite from a good tequila, and a hint of sweetness from Grand Marnier or Agave nectar – Oh who doesn’t like a good glass of this classic Mexican cocktail? We know we do! And for that reason we are sharing some of the best places to get margaritas around Irving, today and any day!

Eating out does not always mean spending a lot of money. Especially when you’re in Irving! There are various affordable meals offered around the city, with flavors from all over the world. In the process of writing this article, we have learned more about the city of Irving and many different cultures thriving in it, than we ever did before. And the best part was -- we didn’t have to break the bank for it!

Full Weekend Ahead

Thursday, February 15, 2018 5:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Come early and stay late. If ever that sounded like a good idea, now is the time.  No longer does your evening out include just a concert, just a movie, or just a bite to eat.  With so much to do around Irving, you can fill your plate with a whole lot of fun.

One of the best things about living in America is the fact that we have so many “food holidays” throughout the calendar year, one of which is today, the National Pizza Pie Day! Deep Dish or New York Style, thin crust or stuffed crust – these glorious pies are a staple in the global culinary scene, including in Irving, the country’s most diverse city. Read along to find out about some of the best places to get delicious pizzas around town. 

Ruth Paine House

Thursday, February 8, 2018 11:00 AM by Roselle Pliego

What do you not know about the JFK assassination in downtown Dallas? We all know the familiar story and maybe driven by or visited the book depository museum too. But did you know that in Irving, Lee Harvey Oswald and his wife had ties here? I was able to learn about this connection on my family’s recent trip to Ruth Paine House Museum in South Irving. 

Are You Ready For Some Weekend?

Friday, February 2, 2018 12:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Get ready for a SUPER weekend in Irving with so many things to see and do.  Tonight is First Friday Date Night in the Heritage District which offers dining, shopping and live music. So grab your honey and enjoy a pre-Valentine's date night in historic downtown.  This weekend you can catch a live show, join in a Super Bowl party, enjoy cultural events ... with so much going on, there's something for everyone.  Be sure to visit our website at www.irvingtexas.com for additional area events.