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Things to Do on a Rainy Day in Arlington

Singing in the rain (check). Listening to rain as you take a nap (check). Positive thinking about how your car is washed (check). Now what? If you find yourself in Arlington on a rainy day, there is no reason to hole up in your hotel room…or build an ark. Here are some fun way to repel a drizzly day around town: Arlington’s Downtown arts options -…

Texas Christkindl Market: A Little Bit of Germany in Arlington

If you’re looking to get into the Christmas spirit or are really in the mood for some great strudel paired with gluhwein, a trip to the Texas Christkindl Market should be on your list this holiday season. In its ninth year, the Texas Christkindl Market, presented by Comerica Bank, is one of the largest open ­air holiday markets in the Southwest and…

Hot Happenings This Summer and Fall 2019 in Arlington

Arlington sizzles this summer with fun activities for all ages! And the winter months? Forgeddaboutit! They won’t put a freeze on the good times either. Depending on when you visit, you might have the chance to attend the prestigious Esports Awards, catch the final game at Globe Life Park, sing along with Billy Joel in concert, ooze into Fright…

My Top 5 Must-See Summer Hot Spots

Summer temperatures are heating up, and so is Arlington’s event calendar. When you live in such a happening city, there is no reason to couch surf. So go on….ditch the remote control, grab your sunscreen and rock some selfies at my top 5 sizzling suggestions for summer fun! Dumplin’ movie night and author book signing at Levitt Pavilion, June 27…

7 Spots to Hit Up for Happy Hour in Arlington

Are you ready to unwind? When that five o’clock whistle blows, there’s no shortage of options for a memorable happy hour in Arlington. If you’re ready to break out of your after-five routine, check out a few of my favorite places in town to meet a friend for a tasty beverage and some good conversation: 4 Kahunas Tiki Lounge 506 East Division St…

Jason Aldean: Closing Country Concert at Globe Life Park

All eyes were glued on the big screen at Texas Live! as the Texas Rangers unveiled Jason Aldean as the final country concert at Globe Life Park on October 11. Aldean’s music filled Live! Arena and all burgers were half priced to celebrate. “Artist of the Decade” Aldean will share the stage at the iconic ballpark with Kane Brown, Carly Pearce and…

What's Happening Summer 2019 in Arlington

If you are ready to shake off the winter blues and fire up your sunny summer smiles, check out Arlington's hottest upcoming events. Depending on when you visit, you might have the chance to go Code Red with A Few Good Men , catch America's Team at AT&T Stadium, ooze into Fright Fest at Six Flags Over Texas, or rock out at the all new KAABOO music…

Four Great DFW Spring Break Staycation Ideas – Part Two

I’m crazy about travel, but I also love local urban exploration—in other words, visiting the hundreds of wonderful destinations to be experienced right here in Arlington and throughout DFW. For my money, there’s no better time to plan a staycation than spring break, when the weather is mild and there’s a sense of excitement in the air as everyone…

Balcones Whisky Dinner at Troy’s = YES, PLEASE!

Tha Highball(s). I don’t know if you’ve heard, but in case you missed it, Texas Live! has been adding a few culinary events on their massive events rolodex. I got to attend Thursday night’s first Balcones Whisky Dinner, and it was the highlight of my week. Full disclosure: I am a foodie hedonist that loves a solid pairing. Girl scout cookies with…

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