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A Love Letter to the Mandalay Canals

Monday, February 11, 2019 10:00 AM by Visit Irving

Dear Mandalay Canals,

Oh, how we cherish you. You bring a sparkling romance to the beautiful scenery here in Irving. You remind us of the swirling waters of Venice, with graceful gondolas drifting by.

We love the way you meander through Las Colinas, narrating the sounds of your slow moving water while we slowly stroll along your paths. You’ve given a home to the laid-back restaurants with waterfront patios that add delight and beauty to our town. There’s no better way to spend a gorgeous evening than indulging in the delectable tastes offered

Irving Events to Attend This Winter

Monday, January 14, 2019 10:00 AM by Visit Irving

Don’t let the cold keep you from venturing out and exploring the exciting things happening in and around Irving, TX this winter. We’ve pulled together some of our favorite things to do in Irving in winter.


Frost Fest

Frost Fest

Hosted by the City of Irving, Frost Fest is an annual winter festival that lets families and kids really enjoy a winter wonderland. With fresh snow every 30 minutes, you can hurtle down a snowy hill on an intertube, start a snowball fight or build a snowman in a snowy play area, take turns around a skating rink, be amazed

Things to do in Irving in November

Friday, October 26, 2018 11:00 AM by Visit Irving

It’s hard to believe that November is already here! Use the following list as a guide to all the best things to do in Irving this November.

November 1 - 3

Thursday, November 1
  • Whether you want to drop in for lunch or wait until you’re finished with work for the day, be sure to take advantage of Thirsty Thursday at Cool River Cafe, one of Irving’s go-to hot spots. Drink specials—like $5 draft beer and $5 wine by the glass—last all day long. Come unwind at this refined yet relaxed Las Colinas establishment.
Saturday, November 3
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