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Rock the City! with Live Entertainment in Irving

Thursday, September 16, 2021 6:00 AM by Carol Stoddard

Here in Irving, Texas, the beat goes on! Whether you enjoy jazz, country, tribute bands, original music, stage shows or dance-inducing DJ's, Irving has something for everyone. Click on the images below to learn more information about live entertainment options, venues or to reserve your space. For the most up-to-date local mask and other safety mandates, please check here.

Top 5 Picnic Spots in Irving and Las Colinas

Friday, April 23, 2021 10:00 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! It's #NationalPicnicDay, there's no better time to grab some food from a nearby hot spot and explore these top five picks for picnicking in Irving-Las Colinas.

Last Minute Holiday Gift Ideas in Irving

Monday, December 21, 2020 1:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Just when you settle your brain for a long winter's nap, you're awakened, not by a clatter on the lawn but by knowing that Christmas is just a few days away. How many gifts do you have left to buy? Will they be delivered in time? And what are the chances they're still in stock? Well, don't chase those sugarplum visions away with worries about last minute gifts, because we have the answer for you. We've added below a jolly list of goodies to throw under the tree, found right here in Irving, and just in the time of Nick.

Crazy Good Sandwiches in Irving

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 10:00 AM by Carol Stoddard

 

Let's face it, the hot dog days of summer are upon us and with these Texas temperatures, who wants to cook inside? It's Takeout Tuesday anyway so why not grab a hearty sandwich to go for lunch or dinner? You say you've had sandwiches all summer long? Well, these aren't just any 'ol ordinary meat and bread meals. We're talking innovative, satisfying works of art. So sammich on up to the counter and sink your teeth into one of these delectables. 

Irving's Best for Cheese & Wine Wednesday

Wednesday, July 29, 2020 12:00 PM by Chelsea Bilbia

Cheese and wine truly are a perfect match, so it's natural to think of cheese when you think of Wine Wednesday. From champagne and brie to pinot noir and gruyère, here is a list of great restaurants in Irving to stock up on some great cheese or cheesy food to go with your Wine Wednesday.

Charcuterie Boards

From basic to elaborate, you can never go wrong with a charcuterie board and a bottle of wine. These boards give you a great opportunity to try several different kinds of cheese and Irving has no shortage of amazing charcuterie options.

Best Places to Stock up for Wine Wednesday

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 1:00 PM by Chelsea Bilbia

Cheers, y’all! We’ve made it to Wednesday which means it’s almost the weekend and time to relax with some refreshing whites or bold reds. Whichever side of the vineyard you gravitate toward, let’s all raise our glasses and explore the best places in Irving to stock up for Wine Wednesday.

Whether you’re into the full-bodied reds, fruity whites, or sparkling Italian, we could all agree that there’s a subtle warmth that only a glass of wine could offer. It’s elegant, smooth, but also light and fun, and for the love of vino! We will not let this great foodie holiday go to waste. Not in our city! So scroll down, read along. Cheers to that. ;) 

Things to Do in Irving in October

Thursday, September 27, 2018 11:00 AM by Visit Irving

Fall is officially here. That means cooler weather, shorter days, and of course, Halloween. There’s a lot to celebrate in October, making it more fun than ever to explore Irving. Discover some of the exciting Irving things to do in October below.