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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…

Slam Dunk Spots to Watch the NBA Finals in Arlington

The 2021-2022 NBA season finals are upon us. Not sure where to catch all the action? We’ve got some slam dunk spots for you to watch and cheer your favorite team on with your fellow patrons. After all, it’s more fun to cheer (or jeer) teams on with other people – and it’s high time to leave the pandemic sized imprint on your couch behind! Dave &…

Hot Spots for Salsa in Arlington

The whole month of May is National Salsa Month! And one realization I’ve made from years, of dining with friends, my husband, and myself is- salsa is a BIG deal. Actually, it’s more than that, it’s personal and serious. A local spot, can have the best food in the area, but if they charge for chips and salsa when you dine-in, it’s an insult and…

4 Ways to Celebrate NYE in Arlington

Goodbye 2021 and HELLO 2022! If you’re still looking for a way to ring in the new year, check out some of these New Year’s celebrations happening in Arlington. New Year’s Eve Celebration The Melting Pot I December 31st at 5:00 pm Make your reservations to celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Melting Pot. They’ll be offering an exclusive four-course…

Insider Tips! Best Places for Your TX vs. OU Watch Parties

It’s that time of the year again… the Red River Showdown! Check out some of these local Arlington favorites to watch the Texas Longhorns take on the Oklahoma Sooners! J Gilligan’s Bar & Grill As seen on the Travel Channel and Food Network, J. Gilligans is home of the World-Famous Irish Nachos. This Arlington staple is family owned and operated…

9 Creative Ideas for Date Night in Arlington

If you’ve grown tired of the dinner-and-a-movie, pizza-and-Netflix date night routine, it’s time for a few changes—and lucky for you, Arlington has plenty to offer when it comes to upgrading your dating game. So instead of defaulting to the same old routine the next time you’re organizing an outing for two, consider these easy-to-plan options for a…

Five Places To Find Late Night Fun In Arlington

I’m a confirmed night owl, as anybody who knows me well can attest to—and apparently I’m one by nature, since my mom tells me I used to drive her crazy by lying awake in my crib all night. However, I suspect I’m also a night owl by choice. I love late night dining and those great extended conversations you get into at after-hours spots, the…

Beyond the Patio: Outdoor Dining in Arlington

The sun is shining! Summer is in high gear, and you want to share fun and food with friends and family. Arlington has plenty to offer, from international cuisine to the best in Southern comfort foods. But for those not quite ready to settle into a restaurant, or those just looking to get some fresh air, here is list of the best picnic, food truck…

Top 5 Arlington Daiquiri Destinations

Who doesn’t love a great frozen daiquiri? They’re delicious, refreshing, and pretty to look at, especially when they come in those colorful swirly combinations that look like sand art. They’re also surefire winners for the menu of any backyard party, girls’ night in or tailgate. Lucky for us, we can cut our party prep time down to almost nothing…

13 FUNtastic Summer Hot Spots in Arlington

It’s never too early or too late to plan a knock-your-socks-off summer vacation or staycation, but where should you go? Isn’t it obvious? Arlington’s fun and affordable options will keep you and your family busy until the school bell rings in the fall. Check it out: One: Six Flags Over Texas: Things are bigger and more exciting than ever at Six…