Irving Main Street Event
- Friday, Sept. 21, 6 to 10 p.m.
- Saturday, Sept. 22, noon to 6 p.m.
- Irving Heritage District
217 S. Main St.
Irving, TX 75060
- Free Admission
- Free Parking
DART/TRE lots (201 Rock Island Rd.)
First Baptist Irving lots (403 S. Main St.)
- DART/TRE Bus and Rail Service
TRE Rail Schedule
DART Bus Schedule
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This annual street festival in the heart of the Irving Heritage District celebrates the hometown feel of Irving with attractions for all ages. Each year thousands of people attend this family affair, which offers live music, the Manifolds on Main Street Car Show, free games and activities for children, food and shopping.
Admission is free on both days! Friday evening features live music and free children's activities. On Saturday the festival expands to include a car show, additional children's entertainment and a Craft Marketplace with vendors selling crafts, jewelry, décor, apparel and more. All food and craft vendor spaces are full.
Click on a tab below for more detailed information about each attraction. Questions? Call (972) 721-2501.
|Friday, Sept. 21|
All Funk Radio Show
All Funk Radio Show
|Saturday, Sept. 22|
CANTA Rhythm and Brass
Leo Hull and the Texas Blues Machine
BStout and the Old 45s
Friday, Sept. 21
The free fun begins on Friday evening! Bring the kids to enjoy face painting, balloons, inflatable rides, a video game truck and a cheerleader competition. Squads from the Irving Girls Cheerleader Association will be judged on jumps, cheers and dance.
Saturday, Sept. 22
The Family Fun Zone offers even more free activities on Saturday. In addition to Friday's attractions, there will be pony rides, a petting zoo and puppet shows provided by Geppetto's Marionette Theater throughout the day.
Manifolds on Main Street Car ShowSaturday, Sept. 22
Car Show Registration
Produced by MSP Car Shows, this full class show features 28 different trophy classes and 6 Best of Shows.
Participant registration is $20 on-site; $15 with online preregistration. Free commemorative dash plaques for the first 50 participants that register.
For more information or to preregister, visit www.mustangsallyproductions.com or call Dan Herod of MSP Car Shows at (214) 244-7296.
Saturday brings a variety of fun activities to Main Street! All of the attractions below will run from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 16.
Over 50 booths of crafters line Main Street, featuring artists, jewelers, woodworking and more. The marketplace is a great opportunity to begin holiday shopping and find unique gift items. Several City of Irving departments also will be on-site to share information about resident services and free giveaways (while supplies last).
Juried Art Exhibit
Step into the Glory House Bistro, located at 109 Main Street, for the third annual Main Street Art Show noon to 5 p.m. The display includes mixed media, sculptures, photography and paintings. While viewing the works, enjoy the sounds of of the Jim Eger Jazz Trio. Performances at 12:30 and 2:30 p.m.
To submit your artwork for consideration, contact Jacqueline Madden.
Hot Sauce Fest
New to the Irving Main Street Event, Hot Sauce Fest is presented by the Irving Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. Located at the north end of Main Street, participants will compete for the Best Hot Sauce, Best Mild Sauce and Best Non-Traditional Sauce. Individuals, Irving ISD students and area restaurants are invited to participate. Registration information is available online.
Food & Beverage
No festival is complete without great food! Vendors will be located near the Main Stage and the Children's Stage with a variety of tasty eats and cold treats.
2018 Event Sponsors
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.