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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…

Beyond the Patio: Outdoor Dining in Arlington

The sun is shining! Summer is in high gear, and you want to share fun and food with friends and family. Arlington has plenty to offer, from international cuisine to the best in Southern comfort foods. But for those not quite ready to settle into a restaurant, or those just looking to get some fresh air, here is list of the best picnic, food truck…

Top Events in Arlington, Texas for Summer and Fall 2021

Does it seems like life has been returning to more to normal here lately? I agree! With that in mind, you may be ripe for a roadtrip! Just imagine it: you with the wind in your hair, relaxed and enjoying life away from the ordinary. Lucky for you, you won’t have to travel far to kick up your heels. Arlington has a wide variety of events that can…

Instagram Worthy Stops: Murals and Art in Arlington

Murals Get some steps in and Instagram-worthy shots at one of our gorgeous murals. You can find public art throughout the city, but most of the murals are in Downtown Arlington. From the Arlington Museum of Art to Theatre Arlington and Arlington Music Hall, there are towering murals that are the perfect back drop for your next post, grad pics or…

Father's Day Fun in Arlington

Dad...Father...Pop...the Old Man...Papa... or just friend; no matter what you call him Celebrate him in Arlington! Sunday, June 20 is Father's Day and we have outlined some great options for the inspirational, supportive or just plain goofy men in your life! Arlington is excited to be home to the world's first Major League Baseball-branded golf…

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 -…

#ShopLocal for Mother's Day

Mother's Day 2021, is Sunday, May 9th! Consider this your official notification that Mother's Day is coming up fast. But don't worry, we have you covered whether you are putting together plans for "THE BEST DAY EVER" or hoping you don't forget to grab a last minute gift! For food lovers looking for something special, Mercury Chophouse, restaurant…

#ShopLocal: Arlington Easter Gift Guide

Spring is in the air! Easter is around the corner! And in Arlington, our local shops are ready to help you share the warmth. Check out this round up of Made-In-Arlington options that can help you celebrate Spring and support the community while you shop. We love every opportunity to #ShopSmall, so you don’t want to miss out on these small…

Beer Bliss! Top spots to grab a brew in Arlington

James Bond 007 says a martini is best when “shaken, not stirred,” but I’m sure everyone would agree that a beer is best served simply in a frosty mug. We would also suggest you try one on an Arlington, Texas patio on a spring or summer day. Delightful! That’s right, this versatile drink, equally refreshing as an ale, lager, pilsner, porter or…

Must-Try Margaritas in Arlington

Check with each restaurant for hours as things change I don’t think I’m alone when I say that National Margarita Day should be at least once a month! It doesn’t even need to be five o’clock to celebrate this versatile cocktail since Arlington’s offerings aim to please for happy hour or anytime. Whether it’s frozen or iced, sweet or salty, or even a…