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Four Fun Things to Do on a Date in Irving – Our Neighbor to the Northwest

Four Fun Things to Do on a Date in Irving - Our Neighbor to the Northwest

Recently, my girlfriend and I attended ZestFest 2017 held at the Irving Convention Center. Now that I look back, I've actually attended a handful of some pretty sweet events over the years there. This made me wonder what are some other interesting things to do in Irving, Texas, that can be done year-round and as a couple. Here are a few are four date themes, if you feel like venturing toward our neighbor to the northwest for the night.

Cooking Class at Sea Breeze

 Cooking Class at Sea Breeze

Every month, guests rush to sign up for the coveted Sea Breeze seafood cooking classes, which make cooking fresh seafood at home a breeze!  For 2017, Sea Breeze will only be offering one cooking class per month – so spaces will fill up quickly. February’s cooking class will be Sunday, February 19 from 3-4:30 p.m.   [...]

It’s a Nano World exhibit at Sci-Tech Discovery Center

It’s a Nano World exhibit at Sci-Tech Discovery Center

  So many amazing things happen in our bodies that are too small to see with your naked eyes. Explore nanobiotechnology at the It’s a Nano World exhibit coming to Sci-Tech Discovery Center beginning January 24. This hands-on journey into an elementary look at our biological systems are the inspirations for technologies not yet created. [...]

Spend New Year’s Eve at Checkered Past Winery in the Cedars

Spend New Year's Eve at Checkered Past Winery in the Cedars

Want to ring in the New Year with friends (or maybe mix and mingle with some new ones), while enjoying some fantastic food and drinks? Why not make Checkered Past Winery part of your New Year’s Eve plans?

NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNER EXPERIENCE AT COOL RIVER CAFÉ

NEW YEAR’S EVE DINNER EXPERIENCE AT COOL RIVER CAFÉ

  The most acclaimed dining room in Las Colinas will offer a special ala carte dinner menu for New Year’s Eve, December 31, 2016.  Guests are asked to spend a minimum of $25 per person in the dining room, which will be open on December 31 from 11 am. until midnight.  In the lounge, acclaimed [...]

Tis The Season of Giving…And Drinking!

Tis The Season of Giving...And Drinking!

This year we are expecting over 2,000 people to participate in the event and aim to raise more than $25,000 through sign-ups and sponsorships. You won’t want to miss out! Grab your friends and sign up for this year’s 12 Bars of Charity today. The event this year is supporting local charities including: Friends of [...]

Walt and Hall Wine Dinner

Walt and Hall Wine Dinner

Great seafood is made even better with great wine, and the team at Sea Breeze Fish Market & Grill knows it. They’ve paired with Walt and Hall Vineyard’s Chad Newsomea to create two amazing evenings of wine and food at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6 and Wednesday, December 7.  Seating is very limited for this [...]

Dallas Untapped 2016: Winter (Beer) is Coming

Dallas Untapped 2016: Winter (Beer) is Coming

Even though the temperatures may not quite indicate it yet, winter is definitely coming.  At this year's Dallas Untapped Festival in Fair Park, we saw the likes of those heavy heart-warming beers, from thick barrel-aged stouts, to big-sipping barleywines, to even a few oddities here and there. A few highlights from this year's festival: Stouts: [...]

Decks In The Park Heads To Oak Cliff!

Decks In The Park Heads To Oak Cliff!

Quickly following their super successful Halloween party at Klyde Warren, Decks in The Park is throwing another party, Oak Cliff Edition! The Decks franchise has had an all-star season of parties and wants to wrap up 2016 with one final hurrah. Where better to go than one of Oak Cliff’s beloved venues, The Foundry. Located [...]

Sommelier for a Day at Cool River Cafe

Sommelier for a Day at Cool River Cafe

Date: 11/19/16 Time: 7:30 – 10 p.m. Place: Cool River Cafe Dallas 1045 Hidden Ridge Irving, TX About: Join Cool River Cafe for an exclusive evening of wine sampling. Sample over 20 cabernets and vote on your favorite to be featured for a year. Enjoy hand-passed hors d’oeuvres, live music by Memory Trip & raffle prizes. [...]