It is Easter weekend and Irving is hopping with activities. With an eggsquisite line up of things to do and see, there is virtually something for everyone.  Grab your friends and family and hippity hop on down the trail to these fun and exciting events.




Trevor Noah


WHERE:  The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
WHEN:  Fri & Sat, April 19 & 20 @ 7:30 pm
COST:  $49 - $95+


Straight from The Daily Show, Trevor Noah brings his side-splitting comedy tour that will have you rolling in the aisles.  Born in South Africa, Trevor went on to become one of the top stand-up comedians in his country, touring in the US and internationally as well.  After his appearance on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno and The Late Show With David Letterman, he took on a correspondent role on the popular Daily Show With Jon Stewart on Comedy Central.  In 2015, Trevor went on to become host of The Daily Show.  LEARN MORE




Julia Hatfield performs at Two Mules Cantina on Friday at 9


WHERE:  Toyota Music Factory
COST:  No cover charge
WHEN:  Friday, April 19 


It's a great weekend to come out to the Toyota Music Factory for some live entertainment and great food. 

  • Heading off the weekend at Nosh & Bottle is Live at Nosh from 4:30 - 6:30 pm featuring Cody Foote, bringing you a little blues, a little rock, and a whole lot of fun! 
  • Scratch some fun at Party on the Plaza! featuring DJ SC at the Texas Lottery Plaza beginning at 8:00 pm.
  • Later, gator on over to the Green Gator for Mix Tape from 9:00 pm to midnight.
  • Or for a more country vibe, check out Julia Hatfield at the Two Mules Cantina at Texican Court across the street, also starting at 9:00 pm.
  • Finally, Live at Louie's features some of the best live local entertainers every Friday night at Bar Louie, starting at 10:00 pm.


Dan Rocha performs at Nosh & Bottle at 7:30 


WHEN:  Saturday, April 20


Keep the party going at the Toyota Music Factory with these live performances.

  • As the sun starts to set, catch Dan Rocha at Nosh & Bottle from 7:30 - 10:00 pm for some smoky vocals, visceral grooves & virtuoso guitar playing. 
  • Grab some Green Gator and listen to the smooth tones of Tony Rey from 8:30 - 11:30 pm.
  • More country awaits with Julia Hatfield at the Two Mules Cantina at Texican Court across the street, starting at 9:00 pm.
  • Closing up the night is Bryce Bangs performing at Party on the Plaza! at the Texas Lottery Plaza starting at 10:00 pm.





WHERE:  Irving Arts Center
WHEN:  Fri & Sat, April 19 & 20 @ 7:30 pm
COST:  $13.50 - $21.50


Your heart will be filled watching these five dance companies share the stage performing some of your favorite pieces, including Lyndee Nicholson Hayes' "Tilted," Misti Langley's "Dream On," In Forcher's "Clair de Lune," and many more.  Please join the Momentum Dance Company, Ballet Frontier of Texas, Texas Ballet Theater - Student Ensemble, Rhythmic Souls Tap Company, and Beckles Dancing Company for a spectacular and blockbuster performance.  LEARN MORE





WHERE:  Irving Arts Center
WHEN:  Sat, April 20 @ 7:30 pm
COST:  $16.50 - $46.50


Father and son share the stage as featured pianist, Luca Sacher performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, while his father and guest conductor Stefan Sacher joins him at the podium.  It will be a memorable performance you won't want to miss.  LEARN MORE



and Helicopter Egg Drop


Easter Egg Hunt

Children of all ages are welcome!


WHERE:  Mustang Park Recreation Center
WHEN:  Sat, April 20 @ 10 am - 2:30 pm


This festival includes games, bounce houses, food, a visit from the Easter Bunny and much more!  And it's all free.  Although children of all ages are welcome, the helicopter egg drop is for children ages 5 - 12.  LEARN MORE


While you're hopping around Irving this weekend, don't forget to be social.  Tag us in your post and stories with #VisitIrving and/or #IrvingRocks. Also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to stay in the know.  For additional area events not listed in this blog, visit our website at and view the events calendar.  Now, get out and enjoy a little bit of sunshine!