Whistlestop Christmas

This charming Christmas village located at the Irving Archives and Museum Complex truly transports you back in time. Take a ride on the miniature train through the festive village, browse the model train displays, and don’t miss the 12 Days of Christmas scavenger hunt. With craft-making, performances, photos with Santa, and yummy hot cocoa, Whistlestop Christmas has something for all ages.

Hours: Late November – Mid December

Admission: Free

Location: 801 W Irving Blvd, Irving, TX 75060

Phone: 972-721-7734

Whether you’re planning a family outing, church group trip, or company holiday party, our party buses and charter buses can provide easy transportation for your entire group. Avoid the parking headache and loading multiple cars with kids and gifts by keeping everyone together in a spacious, comfortable bus.

Holiday in the Park at Irving Arts Center

Ring in the season with this delightful holiday festival at the Irving Arts Center. Listen to festive concerts from Irving ISD music groups, enjoy the Luminary Art Walk featuring twinkling holiday lights, and don’t miss photos with Santa in his bright red sleigh! With holiday shopping, arts & crafts, and tasty treats, this is one Irving tradition your family or group won’t want to miss.

Event Dates: Early December

Admission: Free

Location: Irving Arts Center, 3333 N MacArthur Blvd, Irving, TX 75062

Phone: 972-252-2787

Holiday in the Park attracts big crowds in Irving, making parking limited. Avoid the hassle with one of our charter buses – we’ll drop your group off right at the Irving Arts Center entrance and pick you up when you’re ready to move on to the next holiday event!

The Trains at NorthPark

This elaborate miniature model train exhibit at NorthPark Center Mall is one of the highlights of the holiday season for kids and adults alike. Marvel at the intricate, museum-quality layouts with nostalgic model trains chugging down tiny tracks past mini villages and cities. With festive music, interactive buttons, and seasonal decor, you’ll be transported to childhood magic.

Dates: Late November – Early January

Location: NorthPark Center (Level 1, Nordstrom Court)
8687 N Central Expy, Dallas, TX 75225

Avoid the parking nightmare at NorthPark this holiday season by renting one of our charter buses. We’ll pick up your group from your location in Irving and drop you right at the mall entrance. Shop, dine, and take in the holiday train display before we pick you up and shuttle you to the next spot!

The Polar Express Train Ride

All aboard! The Polar Express departs from the Irving-DFW train station, whisking you and your kids away to the North Pole. Riders are encouraged to wear pajamas for this immersive train ride where hot chocolate and cookies are served, Santa boards to greet passengers, and the classic holiday movie is brought to life right before your eyes.

Dates & Times: Late November – Late December

Tickets: $50+

Location: Irving-DFW Train Station

1050 Terminal Rd E, Irving, TX 75062

Making memories at this iconic Christmas experience is even more special when you can avoid the parking or pickup logistics. Leave it to our expert drivers to shuttle your group to and from the train station. We’ll get your little ones and their Christmas magic safely to the North Pole and back!

Downtown Irving Holiday Carriage Rides

Bundle up and take a festive horse-drawn carriage ride through charming downtown Irving for a memorable Christmas outing. Carriages depart from Delaney Plaza, where you can browse the shops and stop for hot chocolate or coffee after your ride. With twinkling lights and yuletide music, carriage rides are perfect for date night or groups celebrating the season.

Hours & Dates: Weekends in December

Tickets: $5+ per person

Location: Delaney Plaza

120 W. Main Street, Irving, TX 75060

Carriages seat up to 6 people, so you may need multiple rides for your group. Avoid coordinating meeting times and places – let us seamlessly shuttle your group in a comfortable charter bus and drop you right at Delaney Plaza. After your magical carriage ride, we’ll pick you up for your next activity.

Holiday Events at Verizon Theatre

Laugh until it hurts at a Christmas comedy show or get your dose of nostalgia at a holiday concert from 90s boy bands at Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie this December. No matter which festive show your family or group chooses, getting there will be a cinch with our Grand Prairie charter bus service.

Upcoming Shows:

  • Dave Koz Christmas Tour
  • I Love the 90s Holiday Party
  • Trevor Noah
  • Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood

Location: Verizon Theatre

1001 Performance Pl, Grand Prairie, TX 75050

Phone: 972-854-5050

Avoid traffic and parking – let our professional drivers shuttle your group to Verizon Theatre for the Christmas show of your choice. Our fleet includes party buses and charter buses to accommodate groups from 20 up to 56 passengers. Call us today for rates and availability for your upcoming Verizon Theatre trip!

Las Colinas Jingle Bell Run

Trade in holiday hustle for some outdoor fun at the Las Colinas Jingle Bell Run in early December. Participants don festive holiday wear for the 5K or 1 mile fun run/walk along the scenic Lake Carolyn waterfront. Support a great cause benefiting the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation while enjoying holiday music, photo ops, face painting, and festivities.

Date: Early December

Location: Lake Carolyn

Enjoy hassle-free group transportation by renting one of our charter buses. We’ll shuttle runners straight from your location in Irving to the race venue. Don’t worry about coordinating meetup times and places – we’ll handle everything!

Deck the Plaza in Downtown Irving

Browse holiday gift markets with local artisan vendors, enjoy live music performances, and delight in the festive decor at Deck the Plaza in downtown Irving. This merry event also features trackless train rides for kids, balloon artists, ornament decorating, photos with Santa, and more!

Dates: Early December

Location: Downtown Irving

No need to worry about parking or organizing carpools with our charter bus services! We’ll shuttle your family, church group, or company party from your location and drop you off right at downtown Irving’s Christmas event. Call us today to book your transportation!

Christmas in Dallas Bus Tour

For out-of-town guests or locals wanting a refreshing perspective, our Christmas lights bus tours through Dallas, Highland Park, and surrounding areas make for a memorable holiday evening. Leave the driving and parking to us as you cozy up with hot cocoa and take in the extravagant light displays on homes, businesses, parks, boats, and more!

Tour Dates: December 1-23

Departs from: Irving locations

Give your family or group the gift of hassle-free transportation this Christmas season. By booking a bus tour, we handle everything from pickup to driving the spectacular route. All you need to do is bask in the holiday glow! Check our website or call for departure times and detailed tour info.

Rent a Party Bus or Charter Bus to Hit Every Festive Spot

Make the most of the holiday season in Irving and beyond with easy group transportation from Irving Party Bus Company. Our fleet includes party buses and charter buses ranging from 20 up to 56 passengers to fit both small and large groups. All our buses feature plush, spacious seating, restrooms, tinted windows, entertainment systems, and more – the perfect way to relax and celebrate the Christmas season with your crew!

From dazzling light displays to Christmas plays, festivals, and parades, let us seamlessly shuttle your group this December. We serve all of Irving, Grapevine, Coppell, Carrollton, Grand Prairie, Lewisville, and the greater Dallas/Fort Worth area. Our drivers are experienced professionals who know the ins and outs of holiday events, traffic, and parking.

Take the hassle out of coordinating rides and parking this Christmas season. Call Irving Party Bus Company at 214-540-6746 for easy transportation to every festive attraction!