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Must-Try BBQ Dishes in Irving

Monday, May 16, 2022 10:00 AM by Debora Manusama

It’s so Texas that Texas-born singers Willie Nelson, Janis Joplin, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Robert Earl Keen have belted out a tune or two about it. Weekend after weekend, January through December, you’ll be hard pressed not to find a dozen or so festivals or cookoffs around the state in its honor. And today, not just Texas celebrates its greatness. So, on National BBQ Day, we’re sharing Irving’s tangiest, smokiest, sweetest, most finger-licking good BBQ in town.  

Top 5 Must-Do's for May in Irving

Friday, April 29, 2022 10:00 AM by Carol Stoddard

North Texas breathes a life of its own in May. It is patio season and all over town people are enjoying dining al fresco - with cool breezes, Venetian views in Las Colinas, and small town vibes in downtown. Many Irving restaurants even feature live music on the weekends! There's no better time than springtime to get out and enjoy life. While you're out and about town, we've listed for you our top five picks from all that's happening in Irving this month. Of course, you can find the full list of events on our website at www.irvingtexas.com/events

I once read that “Motherhood is powered by love, fueled by coffee, and sustained by wine.” This quote got me to chuckling, but I don’t think it’s entirely true. We moms run on so many other awesome things that we might not always get, but we love so dearly like mani-pedis, chocolate, movies, and late-night Netflix binge when everyone else is asleep. So to celebrate Mother’s Day this year, we’ve put together a fun itinerary, featuring some of the things mentioned above, for moms to make the most of the holiday in Irving. 

How to Have an Awesome April in Irving

Thursday, April 7, 2022 1:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Spring is in full swing during the month of April and outdoors is begging you to come and play. Highlighting this month's events is the greatly anticipated return of the PGA TOUR to Irving. Along with the biggest names on the Champions Tour, the ClubCorp Classic is bringing an A-list of celebs, such as Aaron Rodgers, Tony Romo and Emmitt Smith. Named by Avid Golfer as one of the Best Country Clubs in 2019, the Las Colinas Country Club is where the action will be. There are many things to explore in Irving during the month of April, so tee off with any one of these ideas below. 

Hop Around Irving for Easter Eats and Treats

Wednesday, April 6, 2022 4:00 PM by Carol Stoddard

Easter is a traditional time for family gatherings and celebrations, and eateries all around Irving are hatching ideas to bring you a scrumptious holiday meal. Also, don't forget those photos with the Easter Bunny or Easter egg hunts in the park. So treat yourself and your special somebunnies to an amazing Easter with these suggestions below!

With the weather warming up, nothing sounds better than fresh air and fresh oysters! While we may be far from the sea, Irving still has some incredible oyster options to satisfy even the pickiest seafood eater. So all that is left to ask is, east coast or west coast? Check out these great spots in Irving to get your raw, Rockefeller, or fried oysters on! 

February may be the shortest month of the year, but it holds some really big events in Irving. First, we can't forget the little guy aiming his arrows at the heart. And there's celebrations all month long for Black History Month. February is also a great time to love yourself by getting outside and getting in shape. However you celebrate February, we've added below our top five favorite things to do, and we think you'll love them too.

Top 10 Holiday Meals in Irving

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 9:00 AM by Carol Stoddard

You've decked your halls with boughs of holly, triumphed over the supply chain bottleneck with gifts wrapped and under the tree, and you've watched holiday movies with the fam until you can quote the answer to "Why is the carpet all wet, Todd?" It's time to sit back and relax with a glass of wine by the fire, you deserve it. All that's left for a perfect Christmas is planning, purchasing, preparing and serving a delicious holiday meal. Well, let someone else do it this year. We've compiled a list of Irving restaurants with little elves to help