Holidays at Heritage

Thanks to the community for joining us for holidays at heritage 2022!

Join us this year for events December 2-16, 2023!  More details coming soon.


Holidays at Heritage 2022

Fridays and Saturdays | December 3-17, 2022 
Heritage Park, 217 S. Main St.
Parking Map

December in Irving just got jollier! 

The holidays kick off with a nighttime parade through downtown Irving and annual tree lighting ceremony. Festivities continue with free family friendly events through the month of December, designed to get everyone in the holiday spirit.

Celebrate Irving's Holidays at Heritage! Dec. 4-18.
  1. Dec. 3
  2. Dec. 9
  3. Dec. 10
  4. Dec. 16
  5. Dec. 17

Parade and Tree Lighting 2022 

6 to 9:30 p.m.

Heritage District
Parade Route and Parking Map

The festive Annual Holiday Parade will help kick off the Holidays at Heritage series of events this season. This year's Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place Saturday, Dec. 3 at 6 p.m. Don't miss this year's "Irving's Polar Express" Parade as it lights the streets in Irving's Heritage District. 

Following the parade, visit Heritage Park for the annual traditional Tree Lighting Ceremony and activities until 9:30 p.mEnjoy photos with Santa, live reindeer, holiday-themed crafts, holiday photo opportunities, live music and food vendors. 

Parade and Tree Lighting Schedule:

  • 6 p.m. Parade begins
  • 7:00 p.m. Activities at Heritage Park begin 
  • 7:15 p.m. Live holiday performance from the Midnight Soul Band at Heritage Park Stage
  • 8:30 p.m. Tree Lighting and Drone Light Show  
  • 9:30 p.m. Activities conclude

Cenennial-Park-Holiday-LightsAnnual Centennial Holiday Lights

December 3-27, 2022 | dusk to 10 p.m. Daily

Centennial Park, 444 W. Second St.

The free holiday lights display affords a leisurely stroll through one of the jewels of Irving’s Heritage District - Centennial Park. The park is decorated with 60,000 lights on the fences, trees and bridge, and walkways are lit on each side to keep pathways visible for visitors after dark. 

This holiday tradition is staffed 24/7, and portable restrooms are available onsite. Visitors can ask the on-duty city staff any questions they have about the decorations. Bike riding is not permitted through the display.

For more information, contact the Parks and Recreation Department at (972) 721-2501

The Irving Heritage District has multiple light features during December. Check out holiday lights and décor at Heritage Park, Main Street and the Whistlestop Plaza Clock Tower December 3-27, 2022!