Taste of Irving

Enjoy this video of the festivities!

A Celebration of Food and Music
The Taste of Irving is an outdoor festival featuring family-friendly activities, live music and food.  This year’s event will give visitors an opportunity to sample a variety of music genres on multiple small stages. The entertainment schedule features jazz, blues, Latin and more.   
As the festival takes on a new format, additions include youth dance performances, children's performance by the Dallas Black Dance Theatre, and multiple music tents.  Returning to the festival is a free children's fun zone and more than 20 food vendors who will showcase their delicious cuisine.

Admission and parking are free; see below for more information. 
  1. General Information
  2. Food & Fun
  3. CBS 11 Main Stage
  4. Music Tents

Important Information:

  • Alcohol may not be brought into or removed from the event grounds, and may only be consumed in designated areas. 
  • Outside food is permitted.
  • An ATM is available near the food court.
  • Leashed, well-behaved dogs are permitted on event grounds, but may not enter the building. The handler is required to control and clean after dogs at all times.
  • Please refrain from smoking within the event grounds.

Free event parking is provided at Ranchview High School (8401 E. Valley Ranch Parkway).  A complimentary shuttle provides continuous transportation to and from the event from noon to 6:30 p.m.  While service animals are welcome, no pets may ride the event shuttle.

Food Court
More than 20 food vendors will be in attendance.  All food samples are sold for $5 or less.  An ATM will be available.
Restrooms and First Aid
Both standard and ADA accessible portable restrooms are located throughout the event grounds.  Please visit the red Information Station for assistance with first aid, lost and found, and general event information. 

2018 Stage Sponsors

2018 Supporting Sponsors

  1. Become a Sponsor

    Thousands of people from Irving and neighboring areas attend our annual festivities.  Support this community event and increase the visibility of your organization by becoming a sponsor.  For more information on becoming a sponsor, view our Sponsorship Packages (PDF) and contact The Sponsor Bureau at (214) 702-6411.

    *Please check back regularly for event updates. Information is subject to change.