Visit Irving Blog

Author: Kayla Mansour

Wifey, Mommy, Foodie, Dallasite and working lady @VisitIrvingTx. Lover of social media and marketing/communications. You'll find me living life in sassy shoes with big hair. When I'm not chasing my daughter, I love to explore the foodie scene in Irving, Texas. Let's eat! @kaylamansour

Weekend Roundup - Irving, Texas

Thursday, May 14, 2015 1:00 PM by Kayla Mansour

"What are you doing this weekend?" A question everyone starts asking on Friday afternoon. Well, here are a few suggestions to get you up and out of the house. Don't let the rainy weather keep you down, there's still plenty to do. Plan out your free time with these great suggestions happening in Irving! We've got lots to entertain you...choose from food, a celebrity book signing, wrestling and/or the arts.

5 Events to See and Do in Irving

Friday, May 1, 2015 10:33 AM by Kayla Mansour

So, here we go – a five fun things to see and do in Irving, Texas this weekend. If you don't like what we see, check the events calendar for something that will peak your interest. You’ll be surprised at how many interesting (and free) activities are going on right now in the area. 

Top 5 Picnic Spots in Irving and Las Colinas

Thursday, April 23, 2015 6:00 AM by Kayla Mansour

Irving has something for everyone when it comes to being outdoors, including— picnicking, hiking/biking trails, sports of all kinds, fishing, swimming, recreation centers, canoeing and boating. Sometimes the kid in us just needs to get outdoors and soak up some sunshine. To that we say, YES go for it! Pack a picnic or grab some food from a nearby hot spot and explore our top five picks for picnicking in Irving and Las Colinas.

Today is April 13 and you should be happy. It’s National Peach Cobbler Day!

We hear there’s a big debate in dessert land, so we want you to tell us where you stand. Are pies more superior or do cobblers rock your world?  Pie dates back to the Middle Ages, but cobblers were invented by early settlers in the American Colonies, who cooked them in pots over open fires. Sounds like cobbler might be the ultimate American treat. But hey, we’ll celebrate both – how about that?