Calendar module icon


View All Calendars is the default. Choose Select a Calendar to view a specific calendar. Subscribe to calendar notifications by clicking on the Notify Me button, and you will automatically be alerted about the latest events in our community.

Animal Services

  1. Home for the Holidays Adoption Event

    December 17, 2019 - December 21, 2019 @ Adoption Kennels

    Come to the Irving Animal Care Campus on Dec. 17-212 and adopt a pet. All adoption fees are waived for this event. Help homeless shelter pets find a Home for the Holidays!

    Animals being adopted will be:

    • Up-to-date on vaccinations, including rabies if the animal is more than four months of age.
    • Spayed or neutered.
    • Given a general dewormer and treated for fleas and ticks.
    • Microchipped and registered with 24PetWatch.
    • Heartworm tested (dogs over 6 months of age).
    • FeLV / FIV tested (cats over 6 months of age).
    • Given 30 days of 24PetWatch pet insurance (with a valid email address).
    • Given a sample bag of Science Diet food.

    More Details

Irving Arts Center

  1. In the Arts Center's Galleries

    December 1, 2019 - December 31, 2019 @ Irving Arts Center

    Free guided gallery tours are offered at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday and at 2:30 p.m. every Sunday.
    * 27th Annual Holiday Exhibition and Tree Decorating Competition | Main Gallery | Dec. 1-31
    * 2019 IAA Traveling Animal Art Exhibition | Main Gallery | Through Jan. 12
    * Ed Wheeler: Santa Classics | Focus Gallery | Nov. 16- Jan. 12
    * Some Illustrator: Pictures by Melissa Sweet | Dupree Lobby | Through Jan. 26 * Season’s Greetings: Holiday Cards by Celebrated Artists from The Monroe Wheeler Archive | Carpenter Lobby Gallery | Through Jan. 12

    For more information, visit the Irving Arts Center's Exhibitions page.

    More Details
  2. “The Nutcracker”

    December 21, 2019, All Day @ Dupree Theater

    The student performance company of Marina Almayeva School of Classical Ballet in Colleyville, Texas, performs “The Nutcracker.“

    More Details
  3. Santa Saturdays with Holiday Cards and Crafts

    December 21, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Irving Arts Center

    Don't get caught waiting hours in line for a mall Santa! Take selfies with Santa, make holiday cards and crafts, and enjoy holiday decorations throughout Irving Arts Center.

    More Details
  4. Nicholas Newton in Concert

    December 21, 2019, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM @ Carpenter Hall

    Presented by Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra. The concert features Nicholas Newton on bass baritone, a holiday sing-along and performances of classical holiday compositions by composers such as Pietro Locatelli and Michael Torke.

    More Details

Library Events

  1. Winterfest: Pictures with Santa (tickets required)

    December 21, 2019, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Valley Ranch Library Meeting Room

    We will bring Santa, and you bring your camera to capture the moment. Tickets are required.

    More Details
  2. Party with the Grinch

    December 21, 2019, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM @ West Irving Library Meeting Room

    With treats, crafts, and play, everyone's hearts will grow three sizes this day! Join us for an afternoon of Grinchy good family fun, including taking photos with the classic character himself. Please bring your own phone or camera to take pictures.

    More Details

Library Kids

  1. Chapter Books and Cozy Nooks Book Club discusses Geronimo Stilton's The Enormouse Pearl Heist

    December 21, 2019, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM @ South Irving Library Discovery Zone

    Grades 1 through 3 discuss a travel-themed book and participate in related activities, including a craft. This month's selection is The Enormouse Pearl Heist by Geronimo Stilton. Free chapter books are given out monthly. Limited to the first 10 children. This book club meets on the 2nd floor in Study Room C.

    More Details

Parks & Recreation

  1. Centennial Park Lights

    December 7, 2019 - December 25, 2019 @ Centennial Park

    Irving’s Centennial Park is lit up for the holidays. The free light 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 lighted on each side to keep pathways visible for visitors after dark. This holiday tradition is staffed 24/7. On-duty employees wear uniforms day and night, clearly identifying them as city staff, and visitors can ask any questions they have about the decorations.

    Portable restrooms are available. No bike riding through the display.

    More Details