Author: Visit Irving

Toyota Music Factory (TMF) has officially kicked off with its Grand Opening last weekend, featuring live performances by Brad Paisley and Keith Sweat. It was nice to boot scootin’ boogie to some country favorites, and then groove to the soulful R&B tracks. This is just the beginning for TMF of course, as chart-topping performers have already lined up to rock the stage of TMF’s The Pavilion throughout the year and beyond. On top of it all, most of the restaurants and bars scheduled to open here are already up and running! So if you haven’t been here before, read along as we reveal the 3 things you need to know when planning your visit to TMF! 

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!

48 Hours in Irving

Monday, October 9, 2017 5:00 PM by Visit Irving

Found between Dallas and Fort Worth, Irving, TX delivers big-city fun with small-town charm. Have only 48 hours to explore? Here are our favorite highlights:

MUST SEES

Mandalay Canal

Lined with old-world architecture and Venice-inspired style, this charming enclave of restaurants and shops was designed to reflect Irving’s native setting of waterfalls and streams. The canal was created to connect to Lake Carolyn, where you can rent a paddleboard or join an intimate cruise. Stroll along cobblestone pathways and explore Irving’s little slice

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