Situated in the heart of the Dallas/Fort Worth area, the fourth largest metro region in the United States, Irving is saturated with entertainment, arts, music, theater, and so much more. No matter what you’re interested in doing, you can immerse yourself in a vibrant calendar of events, celebrations, festivals, concerts, and more. The big challenge is trying to fit it all in during one visit—you will likely have to save the things you can’t get to for your next trip to Irving.
To start, check out the concerts and events over at Irving’s incredible Toyota Music Factory, located in Las Colinas. This mega entertainment complex is home to dozens of bars and restaurants as well as The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory. Here, guests can check out the best live music acts from all around the country, booked by the world’s leading live entertainment company, Live Nation, while indulging in some of Irving’s very best culinary hotspots.
Looking for Irving events to delight the whole family? Check the calendar at the Smithsonian-affiliated Irving Arts Center. Enjoy theater, art exhibits, and more, including riveting performances from many of Irving’s finest, including the New Philharmonic Orchestra of Irving, Irving Symphony Orchestra, Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra, Irving Symphonic Band, Momentum Dance Company, and Irving Chorale, among others.
In the heart of Irving's Las Colinas Business District lies beautiful Lake Carolyn and the connecting Mandalay Canals. Many of our annual events center around the lake and nearby park areas, such as CanalFest and the Dragon Boat Festival. For family-friendly fun and great food, these waterfront events are sure to please everyone.
No matter what time of year you come to Irving, chances are good that you’ll have the chance to participate in one of Irving’s many festivals. Irving festivals include food events like Taste of Irving and ZestFest, arts and music festivals like Irving Main Street, and classic car shows. There is always something fun going on in Irving, so be sure to check out the extensive list of annual events in Irving as you plan your visit.
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