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November 1: Happy Birthday, Arlington Downs!

As a kid growing up in Arlington in the ‘80s, there were two things about my city that puzzled me: Why did my also-grew-up-in-Arlington parents sometimes refer to the highway near Arlington Stadium (the forerunner of today’s Globe Life Park) as “the turnpike” (and just what exactly was a turnpike, anyway?)—and also, why did they sometimes talk…

4 Reasons to Check Out Tiny House & Simple Living Jamboree 2017

The world’s largest tiny house event is coming to Arlington! The Tiny House & Simple Living Jamboree, October 27-29 at the Arlington Convention Center, will play host to the latest and greatest in tiny houses, simple living, and sustainability trends. Here are the four reasons you don’t want to miss it: Tour 65+ tiny living structures and explore…

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…