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Posts from November 2018

Your Guide to a Holiday-filled Weekend

Thursday, November 29, 2018 7:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Irving comes alive this weekend with holiday splendor. It truly is the most wonderful time of the year. Whether you like parades, fireworks, Christmas trees, ballets, or just lots of fun for the whole family, Irving has it all. We made a list (and checked it twice) of the top holiday activities going on in Irving, but there's always more that's listed on our website at  C'mon, let's get our jingle on!

Stepping Out in Irving

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 5:00 PM by Carol Stoddard


In this season of giving thanks we are reminded of the many blessings that surround us. And some of the greatest blessings are those we call friends. So grab your friends this weekend, head uptown, downtown, or anywhere in between and have fun stepping out. I've listed several ideas below, but you can always stop by our website for more.

Five Ways to Celebrate Veterans Day In Irving

Thursday, November 8, 2018 5:00 PM by Carol Stoddard


After exercising our right to vote this week, it is time to honor the Veterans who fought for that right to vote, and all other American freedoms we get to enjoy every day. Irving's salute to our men and women in uniform culminates into a wide variety of celebrations, beginning with just offering our deep appreciation for their service. Over the next several days be sure to thank a Veteran, and be proud that you're an American. Listed below are five ways to commemorate Veterans Day here in Irving.  As always, there are many more events going on this weekend, just take a peek at our full activity calendar at


Thursday, November 1, 2018 10:00 AM by Carol Stoddard


There is never a more vibrant and colorful palate than that of fall sunsets and fall leaves. To me, it is the best season to get outdoors and enjoy cooler weather and seasonal tastes. Whether you take in an open air concert at the Texas Lottery Plaza, enjoy one of the family-friendly library events around Irving, experience a live stage show, or peruse the Farmers Market, this weekend offers up some great weather, great food and great events. Listed below are a few suggestions for your weekend itinerary, or you can visit our website at for additional ideas. It's time to get out and enjoy some fall, y'all.