From races to meet and greets with your favorite football players, there is plenty to do in Irving this month. So put on your walking (or running) shoes and see what the city has in store this month: 


Texas Bridal and Wedding Expo

Sunday, November 6 | Irving Las Colinas Convention Center | 500 W. Las Colinas Blvd.

Getting ready to say, “I do” in the coming weeks? The Irving Convention Center is the place to be this Sunday for all things wedding during the Texas Bridal and Wedding Expo, where attendees will find a variety of vendors from florists to catering and event rentals. Brides are sure to leave with plenty of inspiration for the big day! Free tickets available in advance or $10 at the door.


Toyota Music Factory Half Marathon

Sunday, November 13 | 316 W Las Colinas Blvd

Want to fill your running itch before the Turkey Trot? The Toyota Music Factory Half Marathon is a great way to warm up ahead of the annual trot. For runners looking to run a shorter distance, there will be 5K and 10K races. Registration is available online and in-person the day of the race. For runners unable to make it that day, there is a virtual race option that lets runners join in on the fun from wherever they are!


Preserve Halloween Festival

Friday, November 19-Sunday, November 20 | Irving Las Colinas Convention Center | 500 W. Las Colinas Blvd.

Celebrate all things Halloween 10/31/365 at this frightfully fun fest of activities including cosplay/costume contests, scaryoke, pumpkin carving, and trick or treating. Grab your tickets and enjoy a some spook-tacular fun.


Cowboys Ultimate Experience

Wednesday, November 23 | Texas Lottery Plaza | 316 W Las Colinas Blvd.

Get into the football spirit a day early at Texas Lottery Plaza with the Cowboys Ultimate Experience. Cowboys fans can enjoy an afternoon of music, food, giveaways, and guest appearances from current and former Cowboys players! The free event starts at 2 p.m. the day before every home game.


USA Judo Presidents Cup

Sunday, November 20 | Irving Convention Center

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USA Judo National Presidents Cup competition heads to the Irving Convention Center for the ninth straight year in a row. For the first time, the Presidents Cup will be open to international athletes. Online registration is open until November 14.


Irving Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 24 | Toyota Music Factory | 316 West Las Colinas Blvd.

Start Thanksgiving Day with a morning walk or run at the annual Irving Turkey Trot. The family event is open to walkers, joggers and runners interested in doing a 5K or 8-mile course. The race benefits the Irving Schools Foundation. Register online for an individual race or bundle with additional races for a group discount.


For more fun happenings in Irving, visit our events calendar!