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Your Guide to Juneteenth in Arlington

Juneteenth honors the end to slavery in the United States and commemorates the day when federal troops arrived in Texas to ensure that all enslaved people be freed. Although the federal holiday is June 19, we’re celebrating all week long! Arlington Juneteenth Celebration Spend your Saturday downtown at the Levitt Pavilion! On Saturday, June 15…

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Arlington

This is your guide to celebrating Cinco de Mayo in Arlington! Cinco de Mayo originated as a holiday to recognize Mexico's victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla and is an important celebration honoring Mexican culture and heritage, especially in America. If you’re looking for the perfect fiesta for your weekend, we’ve got you…

#SaveTheTacos - Arlington's Favorite Taco Contest

For SECOND YEAR in a row, we're on a mission to #SaveTheTacos and find out who has this year's favorite taco. Let’s get ready to rumble AGAIN, #SaveTheTacos and find out who has Arlington’s Favorite Taco! From August 25 th – September 30 th , local Arlington restaurants have created and added limited-time specialty tacos to their menu to compete…

Arlington Spring Break Round-Up 2023

It’s time to start making those epic Spring Break plans, and in the World of Wonderful, you know we are THE PLACE for family fun, late night fun, and everything in between . We’ve rounded up Spring Break events and more ways to play throughout the week! The American Western Weekend March 8 th – 11 th at Globe Life Field The American Rodeo has a new…

#SaveTheTacos - Arlington's Favorite Taco Contest 2022

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…

Pride Month in Arlington

Every year, the month of June is celebrated as LGBTQ+ Pride month throughout the United States. Pride is a community celebration of acceptance, identity, and inclusion. Diversity is, and has been, the strongest thread in the fabric that makes up the Arlington community and we recognize the great strength it has brought to our city. Arlington has…

Sprinkle Kindness like Confetti on this Weekend Meant for Smiles

When thinking about Valentine’s Day, often the first thing that comes to mind is love, romance, and appreciating your significant other with flowers, chocolates, and a nice dinner. Or something like that. The essence of the day is to show love and appreciation. And while that is beautiful and wonderful, in these days and times it’s nice to come…

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…

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…

July 4th Fun in Arlington

Does food taste better on July 4 th ? Possibly! With that in mind, you may be planning to fire up the grill to celebrate America’s birthday (don’t forget locally-crafted beer and frozen margaritas from a local restaurant). If takeout is your bag, you’ll always find plenty of options in town. With so much star-spangled food to be had for Fourth of…

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