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Posts from June 2017

Yeah, the fourth of July isn't this weekend, but this weekend pretty much blends into it. So enjoy our top picks for things to do though the fourth! Side note, let us all take a moment to really remember why we are free, and all those who have and are defending this great country we get to call home! #merica 

Fun Five June Events In Irving

Friday, June 16, 2017 10:00 PM by Visit Irving

Summer is officially here! And, we’re here to help infuse some play in your Irving vacation/staycation plans. So, unpack your things and hang out with the locals for these fun June events.

June 17
Irving Juneteenth Music Festival and CelebrationJunetenth

This landmark event celebrates the day all African American slaves living in Texas were set free in 1865, when Abraham Lincoln abolished slavery with the Emancipation Proclamation. Toast to freedom and diversity with a free community picnic hosted by In-N-Out Burger, outdoor games, a food and craft

Dads. Gotta love 'em!

Friday, June 16, 2017 1:00 PM

This weekend, be sure to tell your dad you love him. Give him a big bear hug. If I had to venture a guess, I'd say he'd probably appreciate spending time with you - the family - those he cares about the most. Go grab your pop and join us for a fun-filled weekend. Or visit our website at for more area events.