Weekend Itinerary

This Weekend in Irving

We’ve got another exciting weekend coming up in Irving, TX. Whether you are looking for concerts, happy hours, culinary or cultural events, look no further

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Top 5 Picnic Spots in Irving and Las Colinas

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 thesetop five picks for picnicking in Irving-Las Colinas…

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Get Some Sun and Tour Irving's Outdoor Sculptures

One of my favorite summertime activities is to visit our local museums and art galleries. Experiencing culture, fine arts, and history in a peaceful and thought-provoking setting satisfies my need for adventure. Unfortunately, this year has brought us social distancing and limited indoor activities instead. If you're like me during these times, you're choosing patios over dining rooms and outdoor workouts over indoor gyms. So what are we to do when we want to see local art in Irving while remaining outdoors? Luckily, Irving is chock-full of incredible outdoor sculptures and art installations to get us through until we can fully enjoy the likes of the Irving Arts Center halls and Irving Archives exhibits; both of which are actually offering virtual tours so be sure to check those out. …

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Puzzle Me This, Irving

Are you puzzled about the history behind some of Irving’s most popular landmarks? Are you missing some of your favorite Instagram spots? Or do you need a new on-line activity that’s both challenging and aesthetically pleasing? Look no further … now you can explore a photo album of exciting Irving attractions through our new virtual puzzles…

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Throwback Thursday: The Mandalay Canals

Allow me to introduce you to the storiesbehind many of our attractions and historic areas here in Irving, Texas. This week we'll look at the history behind the Mandalay Canals. After the story, you can have fun with the Gondola Puzzle. Simply click on the image below and have fun. Now let's get started! …

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What to Do with 2, 3, or 4 Hours In Irving

Want to explore Irving but don’t have much time? No problem. Irving is so easy to get around, you can easily hit the hot spots if you’re crunched for time. Whether you’re passing through town or looking to visit for a day trip, we’ve pulled together things to do in Irving below…

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Explore Irving on a Layover

For your next layover at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, don’t just sit around the terminal eating airport food, feeling bored to tears. Take advantage of the time between flights and discover nearby Irving—it’s just a quick jaunt outside the airport. We’ve pulled together a few things to do in Irving, TX on a layover that will help you enjoy your time on the ground…

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