Special Events

Rated as one of America's best cities by Bloomberg Businessweek, Irving is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and over 200,000 residents.  With areas as diverse and unique as the historic Heritage District, upscale Valley Ranch and vibrant Las Colinas, Irving is the destination for fantastic food, shopping and special events.  Bring friends and family, meet neighbors and enjoy the many concerts and festivals that take place throughout the year.

2014 Special Events

April 4 April 19 April 26
Underwater Egg Hunt Citywide Egg Hunt Arbor Day Celebration
Underwater Egg Hunt Egg Hunt Arbor Day
6 to 8 p.m.
Northlake Aquatic Center
9:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Heritage Senior Center
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Heritage Park
 
May 9 May 16 May 23
International Concert Series
                       Brave Combo                      
International Concert Series
Texas Gypsies
International Concert Series
Havana NRG
Brave Combo Texas Gypsies Havana NRG
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Whistlestop Plaza
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Las Colinas Urban Center
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Whistlestop Plaza
 
May 31
Taste of Irving
Vendor booths
Noon to 6 p.m.
Cimarron Park
 
June 13 June 20 June 27
International Concert Series
The Killdares
International Concert Series
Watusi
International Concert Series
Los Texas Wranglers
Killdares Watusi Los Texas Wranglers
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Whistlestop Plaza
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Cimarron Park
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Whistlestop Plaza
 
July 4 July 4 July 18
Independence Day Parade Independence Day Fireworks Show Laughs by the Lake
Parade Fireworks Comedy show
9 a.m. to noon
Irving Heritage District
6 to 10 p.m.
Lake Carolyn
7 to 10 p.m.
Lake Carolyn
 
September 19-20 October 25 December 6
Irving Main Street Event Canal Fest Holiday Extravaganza
Main Street Event Canal Fest Holiday Extravaganza
Friday: 6 to 10 p.m.
Saturday: Noon to 8 p.m.
Irving Heritage District

2 to 8 p.m.
Las Colinas Urban Center

4 to 6:30 p.m.
Irving Heritage District
 

 
Food and craft vendor applications for each event are available on the individual event pages.  For a listing of additional events, venues and attractions in the City of Irving, visit the Irving Convention & Visitors Bureau website.

Become a Sponsor

Irving special events attract thousands of people annually from the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.  These events, hosted at a variety of Irving venues, are a perfect opportunity to increase the visibility of your company and reach new target audiences.  For more information on how to become an event sponsor, view our Sponsorship Packages and contact The Sponsor Bureau at (214) 702-6411.

Contact Us

Jacqueline Madden     Special Events Supervisor  (972) 721-2716       jmadden@cityofirving.org 
Jasmine Lee Special Events Coordinator     (972) 721-2773 jrlee@cityofirving.org
 
The Special Events Office plans citywide events, and does not handle park/facility reservations or special event permits.
-To reserve a facility or hold an event at a city park, please call (972) 721-2501 or click here for more information.
-For a special event permit, please contact Sgt. LaDart at (972) 721-2484.
 
 

City of Irving | Special Events Office | 825 W. Irving Blvd. | Irving, TX 75060