So you’ve been tasked with planning a reunion or group tour. You can put all of your planning stress to rest, because the Arlington CVB is here to help you plan a gathering that everyone will be talking about for years to come.
Arlington, Texas has so much to offer. Only 20 miles west of Dallas, Arlington is located near two major airports, making travel a breeze for guests. Many Arlington hotels offer shuttles to and from DFW Airport and Dallas Love Field.
Speaking of hotels, Arlington has a variety to choose from. Whether you want to splurge and stay in a luxury hotel or something more budget and kid-friendly, Arlington has the perfect accommodations for your guests.
Now that we’ve got your attention, let us dazzle you with all of the exciting things to do in Arlington. Since most hotels in Arlington are only five to 20 minutes away from main attractions, fun is right in your backyard. Your friends and family will not be at loss for entertainment.
If adrenaline-inducing roller coasters get your blood pumping, Six Flags Over Texas provides hours of thrills and chills. Or if you have never met a water slide you didn’t want to conquer, head over to Six Flags Hurricane Harbor.
For the sports fanatics in your group, you have to take them to AT&T Stadium for a Dallas Cowboys game or Globe Life Park to watch the Texas Rangers. You can even go on exclusive, behind-the-scenes tours of both stadiums.
If a day of shopping and pampering are right up your alley, Arlington Highlands and Grand Prairie Premium Outlets are right there for a perfect day of retail therapy. Just take a look at all of the things to do in Arlington!
Don’t you hate it when no one can decide where to go eat? That won’t be a problem in Arlington.
There are many restaurants to choose from that will accommodate large groups, and where you can make unforgettable memories. From Mexican to sushi to gourmet burgers and pizza, there’s something for everyone. Indulge in creative, handcrafted cocktails or award-winning, craft beers at one of Arlington’s many pubs and breweries. Check out Arlington eats and drinks and get ready for your mouth to water.
To make planning even easier, the Arlington Convention & Visitors Bureau offers free planning assistance for reunions and group events. Let our knowledgeable event planners assist you with suggesting event venues, blocking out hotel rooms, creating the perfect itinerary for you and your guests, and even do the heavy lifting of researching discount ticket options to make your event absolutely stress-free and fabulous. Contact Director of Tourism Development Scott Poland to get this party started!
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