Hey guys, me again - the Gal Around Town. Hop in the car and see everything going on around here in Irving, TX this weekend.  You know I love good food, great performances, and live music . . . well this weekend offers up some of the best.  Take a look at the events below and then join me for a trip around town. If you don't see anything that tickles your fancy, then drop by our website at www.irvingtexas.com for more area events.

 

REBA!

Reba McEntire

 

WHAT: A Night to Remember benefiting CitySquare
WHERE: The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
WHEN: Saturday, September 15 @ 7 pm
COST: $50 - $250+

Beginning her singing career in the 9th grade in Oklahoma, Reba McEntire topped the country charts numerous times, was named best female vocalist by the Country Music Association multiple times, and starred in her own sitcom. If that's not enough, she also runs several businesses, including her own line of clothing and accessories. To see this high-energy concert will be the event of a lifetime . . . in fact it will breathe life into fighting the causes and effects of poverty through CitySquare. LEARN MORE

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

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A STAGE PLAY!

 
WHAT: Cuttin' Up at the Beauty Shop, IMOC Productions
WHERE: The Irving Arts Center
WHEN: Saturday, September 15 @ 7 pm
COST: $21.50 - $56.50

Cuttin' Up at The Beauty Shop is a new stage play from IMOC Productions with irreverent, lighthearted comedy taking place in the unlikeliest of settings - the neighborhood beauty shop. This play is open for just one day, so don't miss it!  LEARN MORE

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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
  • Pix on the Plaza presents Ghost Busters at the Texas Lottery Plaza, brought to you by Alamo Drafthouse. The activities begin at 6:30 pm and the outdoor movie begins at sunset.  Be sure to bring a blanket or lawn chair, and your family. FREE.

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THE OUTDOORS!

 
WHAT: Sunrise Hike on Campion Trail
WHERE: Location along Campion Trail to be provided upon registration
WHEN: Saturday, September 15 @ 8 - 10 am
COST: FREE

Explore the early morning world of animals of Campion Trail with native species experts and learn more about the sights, smells and sounds of nature at sunrise. Hikers are invited to challenge their skills in spotting signs of animal life and sharpening other senses. Learn more about the kinds of animals that call Irving home. Registration is required for all participants. LEARN MORE

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Whether you're near Valley Ranch, Las Colinas, Downtown Irving or the diverse areas up and down Belt Line Road, there are plenty of places to eat and drink here in Irving.  Here are some ideas on where to go.