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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…

5 Must-Try Pizza Places in Arlington

If you’re passionate about hot, yummy pizza (and who isn’t?), you won’t be disappointed when it comes to the options available in Arlington, TX. To get your pizza party started, let’s take a quick look at five spots where you can place an order for pizza greatness: Mama’s Pizza 1200 N Fielder – North/Central Arlington You just can’t call yourself 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…

8 Things You Need to Do In Downtown Arlington

Photo (c) Dallas Observer If you’ve got a hankering to try something different, learn something new, or connect with friends at a cool venue, Downtown Arlington is calling your name—especially if you’ve yet to sample any of these downtown activities and destinations: Arlington Yoga Center: A sense of community and a welcoming environment await…

No Tickets Required: Sports Bars in Arlington

Get your baseball fix and your gameday grub alongside other fans at one of our eclectic sports bars. No babysitter? No problem! Family-friendly Arlington has options for even the smallest sports fans. Family Favorites Texas Live! is a $250 million world-class entertainment and dining district that is nestled between the Texas Rangers' Globe Life…

DFW Restaurant Week is here again!

Who’s hungry? If you’re anything like me, the answer is ALWAYS, and you will welcome three delicious words: DFW Restaurant Week…the annual celebration of North Texas wine and foodie greatness. Don’t get me wrong, home-cooked meals are always a treat, but there is nothing quite like an evening out with friends and family, savoring brisk…

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…