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Casey Mallory
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Casey Mallory

Casey is a Texas native and grew up in Arlington. On any given day, you can find Casey binging the latest Netflix craze, practicing her digital doodles, or performing a concert in her car. 

Ring in the New Year in Arlington

Goodbye 2022 and HELLO 2023! Celebrate New Year’s Eve and grab your tickets to ring in the New Year at these Arlington events! NYE LIVE! Texas Live! Don’t miss the ultimate celebration filled with live entertainment, Instagrammable installations, food, drinks, champagne toasts, and Countdown to Midnight - Complete with a “Times Square” Ball Drop…

16 Events Sparking Holiday Cheer in Arlington

THE LIGHT SHOW Hurricane Harbor Parking Lot Daily through January 1 st Pile the family into the car and take a driving tour through thousands of dazzling lights. Before you start your journey, grab your magic glasses, light sticks, electric lemonade and popcorn to the full experience! Tickets are purchased per car and you can even pre-order your…

Scary Fun Things To Do Halloween Weekend in Arlington

Spooky season is upon us. The time has come to run amok around town for all the Halloween fun. A World of Wonderful has you covered from family-friendly events to bring the little ones along to bloodcurdling scares that just might keep you up at night. You know what they say: "Life's no fun without a good scare." Six Flags Fright Fest…

AT&T Stadium: Know Before You Go

Everything is bigger – and better – in Texas. AT&T Stadium is no exception. Every football game, concert, or special event you attend, you are guaranteed a good view with their massive jumbotron at 160 feet wide and 72 feet tall. Here’s absolutely everything you need to know before you head over to AT&T Stadium. 1. Easy Peasy Parking You’re in a…

#SaveTheTacos - Arlington's Favorite Taco Contest

Ok, we’ve been talking about it all year and now THE TIME HAS COME. Let’s get ready to rumble, #SaveTheTacos and find out who has Arlington’s Favorite Taco! From August 20 th – September 30 th , Arlington restaurants have created and added limited-time specialty tacos to their menu to compete for the title of Arlington’s Favorite Taco. To crown the…

[We] Scream, You Scream, We All Scream for Ice Cream

Name a cold treat that is perfect for a little cool down in the middle of summer. If your answer isn’t ice cream, we gotta have a serious talk. For anyone else who considers eating ice cream one of their love languages, celebrate National Ice Cream Day at some of our favorites in Arlington. Mad Mike’s Ice Cream: Homemade in store Three words…

Celebrate Independence Day, Arlington Style

If you’ve been around for a minute, you know Arlingtonites know how to celebrate Independence Day. So much so, we celebrate over 2 days. Come celebrate with us! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Downtown Arlington (@dtarlington) Light Up Arlington Sunday, July 3 rd I 6:00 pm – 10:30 pm…

Insider Tips for Six Flags Over Texas

Ticket or Pass? If you’re planning on just a one-day visit to Six Flags Over Texas, a single-day ticket is the way to go! Pro-Tip : Purchase your ticket + parking online to save a few extra bucks and time! If you’re thinking of coaster hopping more than a couple of times in a year, you should probably take a look at an annual pass. Buying an annual…