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Nikki is an Arlington expert and writer. Her favorite thing to do in Arlington is visit Six Flags Over Texas with her friends or sip on borscht at Taste of Europe. 

AT&T Stadium Dirt Events Are Dirtier Than Ever in 2019

It’s my favorite time of year in Arlington. This is when the stadium pulls up the trademark turf and puts down at least one hundred truckloads of dirt – for the best of reasons. Here’s the four annual sports that take place on dirt, and why it’s one of the best months in Arlington for entertainment. PBR Global Cup 2019 – February 9 & 10 For the…

Balcones Whisky Dinner at Troy’s = YES, PLEASE!

Tha Highball(s). I don’t know if you’ve heard, but in case you missed it, Texas Live! has been adding a few culinary events on their massive events rolodex. I got to attend Thursday night’s first Balcones Whisky Dinner, and it was the highlight of my week. Full disclosure: I am a foodie hedonist that loves a solid pairing. Girl scout cookies with…

Tourism Touches Everything: Salter Bros. Coffee Q&A

Arlington’s first coffee local roasters, Salter Bros. Coffee, create “artisan coffee roasted exclusively for you,” meaning this roaster creates delicious batches of coffee made-to-order. Selecting green coffee beans from small farms around the world, they embrace the “micro-lot” concept that ensures each cup of coffee is roasted in small batches…

10 Best Selfie/Photo Opportunities in Arlington, TX

Provoke envy from your friends! Here's where you can click a pic and share it instantly with your friends to let them know you're enjoying an Arlington hot spot. Six Flags Over Texas Free tickets and 107 degrees makes for the last cay and co sibling bonding day💕 A post shared by Cailyn Savchenko (@homeslice_101) on Jul 19, 2018 at 1:44pm…

9 Highlights from the Cut! Costume & the Cinema Exhibit

CUT! Costume at the Cinema made its debut at the Arlington Museum of Art last weekend, boasting 43 costumes that represent five centuries of fashion and dress. And let me tell you, it’s all gorgeous. Even if you haven’t seen any of these movies, you’ll be able to see artfully recreated styles from the past 600 years of fashion and decadence. Not…

6 of Our Favorite New Ballpark Food Items for 2018

There’s only 3 Days until Opening Day, and no Opening Week can be complete without our review of everything the ballpark has to offer this year in terms of concessions. This year has to be one of the most eclectic and experimental yet from the Ballpark chefs – and we’re here for it! If you’re planning on heading to Globe Life Park at some point…

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Bulls of PBR

Professional Bull Riders, or PBR, has been a staple in Arlington’s Dirt Month for 7 years now. What is Dirt Month, you may ask? Dirt Month /dərt mənTH/ noun; The entire month of February at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, characterized by four-octane pumping events that take place on dirt. The normal turf of the stadium is replaced by 100+ truck loads…

The 5-Ingredient Recipe for Big Game Fun in Arlington

The Big Game is almost here, which means it’s time to get your play book together if you’re planning on hosting or attending a party, or if you’re headed to an Arlington sports bar to gather with friends and soak up all the action. Need a few bright ideas about places in Arlington to watch the game or where to get great food and beverages to go…