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9 Ways to Enjoy the Rest of Summer '17 in Arlington, TX

The bell for the first day school looms ahead. But before it’s time to say goodbye to the summer, make the most of the remaining no-school-days with these fun things to do in August in Arlington, TX: One: Take in some Texas Rangers baseball. Friday Night Fireworks, Blue Bell Ice Cream Sundays, a Dollar Hot Dog Night and more are on the roster for…

ACVB's Top 12 Things to do September 16 Weekend

World-class boxing, world-class baseball, live music and tons more give us a dozen fun things to do this weekend in Arlington, TX. Party on, Weekend Warriors: One: Frame4Frame Festival Arlington’s newest festival is a musical and visual arts forum that celebrates cultural awareness and appreciation for the diverse creative population that exists…

Last Call to Make Waves at Hurricane Harbor in 2016

The kids are back to school, but you can still catch the last wave of summer in Arlington. Six Flags Hurricane Harbor is 47 acres of water wonders that will entice you with 3 million gallons of splish splashy thrills. But you are short on time if you want to enjoy them all…the final day for 2016 is September 18. Imagine how relaxed you’ll be…

ACVB's List of 9 Things to do in Arlington August 12 Weekend

There’s still plenty of summer left, Weekend Warriors, and we’ve even got things to do in Arlington this weekend that happen in the air conditioning! If you’re in the market for a few bright ideas, check out these nine fun options: One: Texas Rangers Baseball The boys are back in town and hosting the Tigers at Globe Life Park – so come out and…

Top 15 Arlington Summer Hotspots in 2016

Baseball. Roller coasters. Decadent dining. Swimming, shopping and ice skating. Live music, photography, and kayaking...oh my! That’s how we roll for summer vacations (and staycations) in Arlington, TX. Enviable Facebook posts await, so grab your family, friends, bestie or sweetie, and let Arlington amp up the voltage on your smile-o-meter. If you…

8 Things Happening June 3 Weekend in Arlington

Just off the tops of our heads, here are seven fun things to do in Arlington, TX this weekend—no advance planning required. Last Minute Weekend Warriors: One: Hurricane Harbor When it’s hot, Hurricane Harbor is the coolest deal in town, offering swimming, splash pads, thrill slides and more! Open daily 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Friday-Sunday from…

9 May Events You’ll Regret You Missed in Arlington

May is the beginning of summer, and summer is our favorite season in Arlington! There's much fun to be had this month, and as a plus, we're almost done with school! Take a look at the fun things happening this May and make your plans now for a great start to your summer. Hurricane Harbor Opening Weekend Saturday, May 7 | Six Flags Hurricane Harbor…

Celebrating National Tourism Week: What Tourism Means To Me

As a kid growing up in Arlington in the 1980s, there was really nothing in my little world that compared to the excitement and energy of Arlington’s entertainment district. Sure, I enjoyed the sights, sounds and general vibe of the other cities I got to visit, both in Texas and in other parts of the country. But the feeling I had for the place…

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