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Student Groups

Whether you’re planning a performance-based trip or an educational venture, you'll find what you need here in Arlington.  Best of all, Arlington is centrally-located between Dallas and Fort Worth with convenient access to nearby cities—meaning, endless possibilities to all major attractions! We've got your back. Our team will help you find hotels and restaurants to fit any budget and can even delve deeper and help find educational opportunities or performance venues for your group of eager young minds. 

SIX FLAGS OVER TEXAS

The very first Six Flags theme park in the country, Six Flags Over Texas, offers world-class FUN for everyone!  From monster coasters to family shows and seasonal park-wide extravaganzas, guests will enjoy larger than life entertainment that is unforgettably Texas.  Ask me about performance opportunities!

HURRICANE HARBOR

It’s time for FUN in the sun at the giant water park, Hurricane Harbor.  Enjoy thrill water rides like the Black Hole and the Tornado, or take it easy with a float down the “Lazy River” rapids.  Then “surfs up” with a simulated ocean wave. 

TEXAS RANGERS BASEBALL & STADIUM TOUR

Throw on your jersey, grab a hot dog and get ready for some Major League excitement April through September.  You can also enjoy a tour of Globe Life Park in Arlington to get an up-close look at the open-air ballpark with brick facades and Texas architecture. 

AT&T STADIUM TOUR

The stadium features two monumental arches, the world's largest HD quality video board, and the largest retractable end zone doors in the world. Nostalgic? You'll enjoy seeing how they incorporate some of the more endearing features of Texas Stadium in Irving, where the Cowboys have hung their hats for the past 37 years. 

THE PLANETARIUM AT UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS ARLINGTON

Discover the biggest and best Planetarium in the Metroplex at UT Arlington.  This state-of-the-art theater,  holds 170 stargazers and features a 4-D projection system.  It’s out of this world! 

LOUIS TUSSAUD’S PALACE OF WAX & RIPLEY’S BELIEVE IT OR NOT! 

This double attraction offers twice the fun!  See contemporary and historic wax figures, including life-like versions of every U.S. President!  Then explore the famous Robert Ripley Collection to discover eye-popping oddities from all corners of the globe. 

SYMPHONIES, THEATRE AND BROADWAY MUSICALS

If your musical clients want to include live theatre and musical activities into their itineraries, there are plenty of great options! How about Symphony Arlington's shows featuring world-renowned musicians or the award-winning talents at Theatre Arlington. And, with UTA in our backyard, we can also help you find free entertainment, instructional and performance-based options on campus. 

Ready to stay in Arlington, Texas? Fill out our online Request for Group Lodging Block Assistance, and Scott Poland from our talented Arlington CVB Sales & Services staff members will be in touch about hotels.