Posted on: May 24, 2017

Three Irving Pools to Close June 3 for ISD Graduations

Irving Aquatics Only Opening Two Pools June 6

The City of Irving’s Parks and Recreation department will close three aquatics facilities on June 3 due to the large number of Irving Independent School District (ISD) graduating seniors who serve as summer lifeguards.

Pools closed on June 3:

  • Lee Park Pool,...
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Posted on: May 22, 2017

Explore North Texas with the Teen Field Trip Series

Teen girl prepare to mount rock climbing wall.

Teens can get out of the house this summer and enjoy fun area attractions by registering for one of the weekly field trips sponsored by Lively Pointe Youth Center. With a variety of trip options, teens can test their skills at indoor rock climbing, learn ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2017

Summer Splash Camp Registration Continues

Irving Summer Splash Camp attendees enjoy an outing.

City recreation centers will continue registration for the Summer Splash Camp as space allows. 

Five, two-week sessions will be offered beginning June 5. Campers will participate in gym games, arts and crafts, and field trips in a supervised environme...

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Posted on: April 25, 2017

Learn to Swim This Summer at Irving Pools and Aquatic Centers

Children learning to swim in pool.

Learn great swimming skills to get ready for trips to the beach or pool, or for a day on the water at a lake. Irving has easy access to neighborhood pools and welcoming aquatics staff. Fun for the whole family, learning to swim is an investment in life th...

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Posted on: March 22, 2017

Irving Aquatics Hiring Lifeguards for Summer Employment

Irving lifeguards stabilize a man on a board during training.

Interested in fun and flexible employment? The Parks and Recreation Department Aquatics division is looking for lifeguards for its summer pools and aquatic centers.

Help Wanted

The Parks and Recreation Department has open part-time positions for service-ori...

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Posted on: January 21, 2015

Register Online for Parks and Recreation Programs

Register Online for Parks and Recreation Classes

Looking to join an exercise class or register your child for day camp? Recreation center patrons must register for programs online using ActiveNet. The new online registration service eliminates the need to stand in lines at recreation centers on registra...

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Posted on: May 10, 2017

View Georgia Farrow Rec Center Expansion Plans

Georgia Farrow Recreation Center - Facility Upgrade Artist Rendering

Residents recently attended a Community Meeting at Georgia Farrow Recreation Center, 530 Davis Drive, to provide input and ideas about a proposed update and expansion of the facility.

Located in West Park, Georgia Farrow Recreation Center is a vital asset ...

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Posted on: March 8, 2017

View Heritage Park Redevelopment Proposal Concept

Artist's concept of redesigned Heritage Park, Irving, Texas.

Irving looks to the past while embracing the future for new generations. 

Heritage Park celebrated its 30th birthday in July 2016, and now the City of Irving Capital Improvement Program (CIP) and the Parks and Recreation departments are looking to bre...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

North Campion Completely Open: Repairs Completed

Joggers and cyclists enjoy Campion Trail in Sam Houston Park after it reopened in early March.

Photo: Joggers and cyclists enjoy the repaired Campion Trail in Sam Houston Park after it reopened in early March.

The City of Irving is pleased to announce that the entire northern section of Campion Trail is open for joggers, cyclists and nature lovers t...

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Posted on: September 29, 2016

Twin Wells Golf Course Closed for Renovations

Twin Wells Golf Course

Beginning Oct. 1, Twin Wells Golf Course will be closed for renovations. Enhancements will include a new irrigation system, tee boxes, putting greens and clubhouse facilities.

These improvements will prepare the golf course for future enjoyment. Comple...Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2015

Canoe Launch Closed at T.W. Richardson Park

canoe launch under water

The canoe launch at T.W. Richardson Park, as well as the sidewalk along the area, will be closed indefinitely. Due to continued heavy rainfall this year, the Trinity River has washed away much of the embankment along this section of Campion Trail. This er...Read on...


Posted on: May 22, 2017

Irving Concert Series 4 Kids Continues May 25

Big Bang Boom 2

Photo: Big Bang Boom takes the stage at the Irving Concert Series 4 Kids on May 25.

The City of Irving continues its newest concert series at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 25. Enjoy a high energy show by Big Bang Boom, a rockin' three-piece power pop b...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

Irving Honors Independence Day

Girl on water slide.

Join Irving for the Fourth of July parade and fireworks celebration.

Patriotic Parade 

This year, the annual parade will begin at 9 a.m. July 4 in downtown Irving and will loop around Irving Boulevard beginning at Sowers Road. The parade will be follow...

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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Sample the Sounds of New Orleans at the Irving Concert Series

Big Brass Band 2

Photo: The Big $ Brass Band will take the stage May 26.

Sample the sights and sounds of New Orleans during the Irving Concert Series at Whistlestop Plaza, 123 W. Irving Blvd. Irving’s annual concert series showcases live music performances by musicians fro...

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Posted on: February 6, 2017

Vendors Invited to Apply for Spots at Irving Special Events

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The application for vendors to sell food, crafts and other items at Irving's 2017 citywide special events is now available online. Vendor spaces are available at several events throughout the year, including Canal Fest, the Taste of Irving and th...

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2017 Irving Special Event Vendor Application