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5 Best Water Parks in North Texas

We love Texas like no other, but let’s be real: When you’re in a place that has only 2 seasons, melting or freezing, summer can become hard to handle if you don’t have a cool down plan in your back pocket! Luckily for us, there are a number of chill options for splashing and swimming in and around Arlington, all while still enjoying the best of the…

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…

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…

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…

The Super Parent’s Guide To Things to Do in Arlington TX

Being a Superhero Parent means that your family time is always be Extra Super Special – right? We couldn’t agree more, so what could be more heroic than a thrilling day at a theme park? Power up your jet-powered funpacks, Super Parents, and dig out your favorite cape. Here’s our list ideas for amazing things to do in Arlington, TX. Your next…

4 Seasons, 20 Reasons

Arlington is your year-round destination for awesome events, activities, live music and more. Book online to get the most bang for you buck: Spring flings Nothing is bigger than the thrills, shows and games of Six Flags Over Texas. In 2016, Six Flags Over Texas expands Gotham City and lets the villains run wild with the debut of three brand new…

Last Call for Summer Fun in Arlington!

Arlington Independent School District and several other area schools head back to school Monday, and like you, we don’t want summer to end. Sure it’s been a hot one, but summertime stocks us up on fun memories that last the whole year! Here’s our list of things to do (if you haven’t already) before the sun officially sets on summer: Tour One of Our…

DFW Day Trippin’: 3 Sizzling Itineraries for Summer

Want a Texas vacation that covers a lot of ground and offers plenty to do? Arlington is your perfect daytrip vacation headquarters. Sure, there are plenty of things to do in Arlington to fill up one vacation without venturing outside the city, but sometimes you gotta spread your wings and see what the rest of the Dallas/Fort Worth region has to…