Irving's Holiday Events

Drop Off a letter to santa at Irving city hall

The North Pole Elves have dropped off Santa's Mailbox at Irving City Hall, 825 W. Irving Blvd., for children to send their holiday letters to Santa Claus.

Families can drop off letters Dec. 1-18 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday in the mailbox located in City Hall’s front lobby.

Letters should include a name and return address to receive a special response from the North Pole. Postage is not needed.

For more information, call Santa’s helpers in Irving’s Parks and Recreation Department at (972) 721-2501.

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Grab the family and hit the trails for a Holiday Hunt everyone will remember. During Dec. 11-19, participants will need to find and take photos of all four unique elves on the designated trail by a recreation center. Afterwards, show the photos to staff inside the facilities during operating hours to collect a prize. Participants can visit more than one trail to win additional prizes. One prize per person, while supplies last.

Elves can be found on the trails located near the below recreation centers Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday's from 9 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

  • Senter Park Recreation Center
  • Northwest Park Recreation Center
  • Lee Park Recreation Center
  • Mustang Park Recreation Center
  • Cimarron Park Recreation Center

Individuals are reminded to social distance from others on the trail, as well as wear a mask in the recreation centers. 

For more information, call the holiday workshop in Irving's Parks and Recreation Department at (972) 721-2501.