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7 Ways to Treat Yourself and #ShopLocal in Arlington

We’re in the home stretch of 2020 and nothing sounds better than getting out of our houses to indulge in a little retail therapy, self care and entertainment to celebrate – with health and wellness in mind of course. Whether you’re in the mood for family fun, sweet treats, holiday gifts or looking to splurge on that massage you’ve been dreaming of…

Texas Christkindl Market: A Little Bit of Germany in Arlington

If you’re looking to get into the Christmas spirit or are really in the mood for some great strudel paired with gluhwein, a trip to the Texas Christkindl Market should be on your list this holiday season. In its ninth year, the Texas Christkindl Market, presented by Comerica Bank, is one of the largest open ­air holiday markets in the Southwest and…

Small Business Saturday: 6 Best Stops in North Texas

Holiday season has descended up on us and with that comes hectic gift hunting. Shopping small supports local jobs, artisans and entrepreneurs, and makes each gift feel even more special. Be sure to show your support for Small Business Saturday and try these local gems on November 30th. Arlington is chock full of locally owned and operated stores…

Arlington Antique Malls & Vintage Shopping Guide

We know that shopping counts as cardio, so how great is it that Arlington has some of the best shopping venues? If you like vintage shopping and antique malls, take a look at what Arlington has to offer and strap on your sneakers for some serious power shopping. Cooper Street Antique Mall There are so many options to choose from to indulge in all…

Get into the Spirit of Arlington with These Holiday Happenings

November is here, and the holidays are upon us again…can you believe it? I admit that my Santa & reindeer spirit isn’t twinkly until after my jack-o-lantern is gone, the Halloween candy is consumed and my superhero costumes are snug in storage boxes again (no I don’t wear a cape year-round, although I wouldn’t mind….that would be way hipper than a…

The Beginner’s Guide to Arlington’s Urban Union

No doubt about it, Downtown Arlington is booming right now, with new developments and destinations busting out all over—such as Urban Union, a highly-walkable, mixed-used district of converted industrial buildings that’s tucked between Abram and Division streets near the heart of downtown. If you haven’t yet checked it out, here’s a sneak peek:…

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…

Arlington Tourism: Then & Now

Arlington has changed considerably over the years, evolving from a small cotton-ginning and farming community to one of the largest cities in Texas. But if there’s one aspect of life in Arlington that’s remained consistent, it’s tourism, which has long played an important role in the Arlington story, growing in size and stature along with Arlington…