If you haven’t yet made plans for Memorial Day Weekend in Arlington, TX, never fear. We’ve got you covered with these 8 great ideas for things to do:
One: Six Flags Over Texas
Three new rides open when GOTHAM CITY expands this weekend—and if you’re there, you can forever claim bragging rights as one of the first Six Flags guests to give ‘em a whirl! Open 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Friday and 10:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday through Monday.
Also, don’t forget that the Six Flags Season Pass Sale ends on May 30. Season pass holders can visit all summer long and enjoy unlimited visits during Fright Fest® and Holiday in the Park®, plus exclusive ride times, “bring-a-friend” weekends, and much more.
Two: Texas Rangers Baseball: Come cheer the Rangers as they take on the Pirates Memorial Day weekend. Friday at 7:05 p.m., Saturday at 6:15 p.m., Sunday at 2:05 p.m. Get your tickets here.
Three: Putt Putt/Alley Cats
Unlimited laser tag, bowling and miniature golf, plus a hot dog and a cold drink is yours for only $32.99 a during Memorial Weekend at one of Arlington’s family-friendliest destinations. Open Friday-Monday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More.
Four: Dinner at the River
Round up your lawn chairs and blankets. The Friday Food Truck Series continues at River Legacy Park from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Live music, free admission.
Five: Downtown Arlington Center Stage Music Festival
Twenty-five bands over eight venues, and it’s free! Festivities kick off at 5 p.m. Friday, at noon on Saturday and at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Find out more.
Six: Grills Just Wanna Have Fun
Enjoy $6 gourmet organic burgers and $5 hot dogs on the patio at Whole Foods Market on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Set your sights to the heavens at the UT Arlington Planetarium, offering eight shows Friday through Monday. Tickets begin at $3.
Eight: Dallas Wings
Following a winning home opener, the newest WNBA team continues the new season at UTA College Park Center. Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 3:30 p.m. Find out more.