Getting hitched in Arlington

Whether you’re planning to pop the question, are ready to say “I do,” or are renewing your vows, Arlington, TX knows how important the venue is in making the moment a remarkable experience. Luckily, we’ve got them all! From thrilling proposals to contemporary wedding receptions, Arlington boasts plenty of unique venues where the bride, groom, and guests will all be happy.

The Proposal

If your significant other is a thrill junkie, there’s no place to propose like the iconic 300-foot Six Flags Oil Derrick, one of the oldest attractions at Six Flags Over Texas. Overlooking the park, the observation deck also offers gorgeous views of Dallas and Fort Worth.

Outdoors more your thing? Then you’ll love River Legacy Park’s natural backdrops and beautiful trails. Plan a picnic, a romantic stroll, then ask away! Park staff can even help you find the most breathtaking spots, ideal for opening that ring box.

Of course, there’s nothing wrong with sticking with the classics. Wine and dine your sweetheart before getting on one knee at one of the many fine-dining restaurants in the Entertainment District. Nothing says “I want to spend the rest of my life with you” quite like a delicious meal, a decadent drink, and a mouth-watering dessert.

Need more inspiration? Check out our top nine places to pop the question.

The Wedding

Arlington’s wedding venues are as diverse as our visitors and residents and just as charming.

Visit the Sanford House in Downtown Arlington!
The Sanford House


For those couples looking for a classic garden wedding, look no further than The Sanford House. The gardens surrounding the wedding pavilion feature lush flower beds, while the gazebo and fountain complete the perfect outdoor look. Located in historic Arlington, the inn is in close proximity to many of the city’s attractions for guests and couples alike to enjoy.

Also providing spectacular views is Lakeview Events Center. Amazing panoramic views of Lake Viridian from Lakeview Terrace and lavish ballrooms, make this venue the perfect canvas for your unforgettable event.

Something borrowed, something blue, and something baseball? Rangers’ fans can trade the altar for home plate at Globe Life Field. Enjoy a lively reception in the dugout or on the field where guests can also tour the venue and learn some baseball history.

If you’re looking for Old World charm with modern amenities, you’ll want to make Mediterranean Villa your wedding destination. Greek columns, crystal chandeliers, and a curved aisle adorn the chapel while perfectly manicured gardens surround the gazebo and stone benches. If needed, in-house coordinators can help handle the details including the floor plan, your rehearsal dinner, and day-of activities.

Photo of cowgirl butterfly mural outside of Arlington Museum of Art
Arlington Museum of Art

If artistic is your style, host your wedding at the Arlington Museum of Art. Accommodating up to 300 guests, the museum's sophisticated and dramatic backdrop will make your night even more memorable.

In addition to these unique venues, Arlington boasts an array of hotels, resorts, and country clubs with ballrooms and reception spaces for your special day.

We love love in Arlington and we want to celebrate that with you.

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