Holidays at Heritage

THANKS TO THE COMMUNITY FOR JOINING US for our holidays at heritage 2023 series! 

Join us next year between December 6-21 for more festive fun!  More details coming soon.


Last Year's Event Information Below

Fridays and Saturdays | Dec. 2-16, 2023 

Heritage Park, 217 S. Main St.

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. 15
  2. Dec. 16
  3. Dec. 2
  4. Dec. 8
  5. Dec. 9

Dance & holiday movie night 

6 P.M.

Heritage Park, 217 S. Main St.elf

Enjoy dinner in the Heritage District or from one of the on-site food vendors, while enjoying holiday dance performances, followed by a movie. Make sure to bring blankets or lawn chairs.

Free popcorn will be available for the first 100 attendees! 

  • 6 p.m. | Performances from Dana's Dance Academy, Brandenburg's dance team , Pies de Oro, and Momentum Dance Company 
  • 7 p.m. | Stick around for a free showing of Elf (2003) PG.

After accidentally falling into Santa Claus' gift sack, a human baby is raised at the North Pole, growing up to believe he is an elf. Due to his large size, the "elf" causes chaos in Santa's workshop, forcing Kris Kringle to send him on a mission to find his human roots.

special thanks to our Event sponsors!

                                                Baylor Scott and White Medical Center Irving

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Annual Centennial Holiday Lights

Dec. 2-26 | dusk to 10 p.m. Daily

Centennial Park, 444 W. Second St.Cenennial-Park-Holiday-Lights

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 throughout December!