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 and arts festival! Mark your calendars now:
TEXAS RANGERS SEASON BEGINS March
See the boys of summer fire up the 2019 season, which is their last one at Globe Life Park. I seriously can't wait to see the completion on Globe Life Field, which opens in 2020!
A FEW GOOD MEN March 31-April 14
“You can’t handle the truth!” If that phrase (in Jack Nicholson voice, of course) fires you up too, join me at Theatre Arlington for this Broadway hit about the trial of two Marines for complicity in the death of a fellow Marine at Guantanamo Bay.
KAABOO TEXAS May 10-12,
DREAM.MUSIC.LINEUP. Sting, Lionel Richie, The Killers, Kid Rock, The Black-Eyed Peas, Garbage, Alanis Morissette. Did I mention, Sting? They're in my rock-n-roll fantasies, but check out the complete list to find yours. Enjoy five-star live entertainment experiences, featuring world-class music, hilarious comedy, inspiring contemporary art, delicious gourmet cuisine + craft libations, a Vegas-style day/night club and a curated host of pampering amenities.
SYMPHONY ARLINGTON May 9
I love the piano, and I adore the symphony, so the final performance of the spring season will be a dream. The incredible pianist Daniel Del Pino will join Symphony Arlington for the evening of music from composers like Grieg and Gliere.
Enjoy the artistic talents of some 100 artists at Richard Greene Linear Park. Bring a chair and enjoy live music with sweeping vistas of the Entertainment District. My favorite part of the experience is being surrounded by Caelum Moor, which is called Arlington's Stonehenge.
DALLAS WINGS HOME OPENER June 1
Watching the Metroplex’s WNBA franchise tip off the 2019 season at UT Arlington’s College Park Center is always a slam dunk!
PAUL MCCARTNEY June 14
All you need is love! I absolutely adore the Beatles, and seeing one of them live is on my bucket. I'll be checking that off in June at Globe Life Park!
HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS June 22
See the Harlem Globetrotters at College Park Center! See the most electrifying athletes on the planet spin, dribble and strut their stuff in the Fan Powered World Tour.
LIGHT UP ARLINGTON July 3
Enjoy games, tasty food, rides and music leading up to a dynamite Fourth of July fireworks show. Last year, more than 60,000 people joined us celebrating our nation’s birthday.
2019 ADVOCARE CLASSIC: AUBURN TIGERS vs OREGON DUCKS August 31
See the college football powerhouses collide at AT&T Stadium.
See America’s team kickoff the 2019 season.
Plan your weekend now