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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. 

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…

6 Things You MUST Do at Enchant

Enchant, the world’s largest light maze & market is lighting up USA for the first time ever, and has made its home in Arlington! Sip on hot chocolate or warm glühwein we’ve come to love, try on your skating legs at the REAL ice rink, shop for Christmas gifts from some of the best vendors around or get your fill of DFW’s best food at one of the…

4 Things to Know About Salvador Dali: Visions of Eternity

For the first time ever, Salvador Dali is being shown in Arlington! Salvador Dali: Visions of Eternity is Dali’s surreal interpretation of Dante Alighieri’s long narrative poem, The Divine Comedy. Showing now thru January 21, 2018, here are some cool things you may not have known about the exhibit, and why it’s so special (besides the fact it’s the…

Top 4 Snow Cone Shops in Arlington

My favorite summer (anytime really) treat is the snow cone. How can you go wrong with finely ground ice artfully topped by your favorite syrupy concoction and possibly cream, gummy bears, NERDS, whipped cream etc? I love it all, so here are my favorite picks for Arlington snow cones, because ice consistency, shop specialties, and flavor selection…

Catch Never-Before-Seen photos of Marilyn, Audrey, Elizabeth & more at Arlington Museum of Art

Arlington Museum of Art’s most recent exhibit – Milton H. Greene: Women—is a photographic celebration of portraits taken of some of the most talented, powerful and beautiful women of the golden era including Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, Elizabeth Taylor, Ava Gardener, Marlene Dietrich and many more. Milton H. Greene was born in New York City in…

6 Faces of Tourism for National Travel & Tourism Week 2017

Many of us are likely familiar with the frequently touted (and research-proven) positive effects of travel on our work performance, relationships and personal well-being. But, how much thought do we give to travel’s economic power in our lives? It certainly deserves our attention. Did you know that Arlington had nearly 14 million visitors in 2015…

6 of Our Favorite New Ballpark Food Items for 2017

It’s that time of the year! Ehem, for me to put on my loose clothes and sample everything I possibly can at the Texas Rangers concession preview event. Not only is it one of my favorite times of the year – hello, its three days ‘til Opening Night – but it’s my opportunity to inform the fans of what to get when they head our way this season. Bon…

5 Reasons Why You Should Go to Eggstravaganza at AT&T Stadium

Kick off Easter weekend on Thursday, April 13 at the Eggstravaganza event at AT&T Stadium! Featuring an on-field live DJ, raffles, games, Rowdy and more, here are our top reasons why you should get your tickets now: You have a great chance of winning official Dallas Cowboys swag What is that you say? SWAG! There will be egg-related activities…

Win Texas Rangers Opening Day 2017 Tickets from ACVB!

Of all days, Opening Day (this year, Opening Night), should be considered a national holiday. For us at the Arlington CVB, it's one of our favorite holidays to celebrate, that's why we're sending two fans to the Texas Rangers Opening Day 2017, and giving them an Arlington CVB swag bag to commemorate. All you have to do is visit the link below…