Things You Must Do While You're in Arlington
We heard you're headed to town and want a few suggestions on what do to while you’re here. Well, no one knows this place just quite like us.
While you are in a World of Wonderful, here are some things you just must do – especially if this is your first time in Arlington!
With the new Aquaman: Power Wave ride officially splashed down and the Titan being voted the third most thrilling rollercoaster in the country, you can chase those adrenaline highs with the whole family. Hold on to your hats y’all, these are some WILD rides.
Hang out in the trees at River Legacy Park on Go Ape Arlington’s obstacle courses and ziplines. Soak up the Texas sun while you zipline across the Trinity River! Pro-tip: bring your own gloves and leave everything else locked up in your car.
Slip down a refreshing water slide to cool off from the Texas heat! Discover the steepest slides to the relaxing pools, water rides, lazy rivers, and more.
Everyone’s love language is food. Here in Arlington, we’ve got some of the best food you’ll ever taste – and even better than that, we’ve rounded a few of them up to offer you some discounts and freebies with our Arlington EATS Pass! You may even recognize some from TV – like Prince Lebanese Grill and J. Gilligan’s Bar and Grill!
We’re proud to have so many amazing (and critically acclaimed) barbecue restaurants that call Arlington home. What’s a visit in Texas without a little ‘cue? Check out our top recommendations here!
A retro-gamer’s wildest nostalgic dreams are realized and caters to the young at heart after the sun goes down—no kids are allowed after 9 PM. All the games are free to play with the cover charge. They also offer a menu of quality bar food and fun drinks you can have between sessions of Pac-Man and Street Fighter.
Looking to raise a glass to celebrate the end of the day? We’ve got a great craft beer scene in Arlington – check out our round-up of places to grab a drink!
Book a workshop to create a unique silk scarf or acrylic painting that you could take home as a memento!
Take a break by slipping into the island vibes. You’ll feel that Hawaiian daze with hand-crafted (and sometimes flaming) cocktails made with fresh-squeezed fruit juices, top-shelf spirits, and exquisite garnishes. (Paper umbrellas and leis may or may not be included.)