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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…

Step Up for Small Business Week

Do you love your local coffee shop? You know the one where the owner says hello every morning and asks how your kids are? Or the local pizza place that always knows what you want on your pizza? Many of these small businesses were some of the hardest hit over the past year, so we want to make sure we show them some love May 2-8, during National…

#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, restaraunt…

Made In Arlington: Best Last Minute Gifts

The holidays are here and Christmas is just around the corner! Haven’t checked everyone off your gift list yet? No worries! We have you covered. Check out this round up of Made-In-Arlington options and support the community while you shop. We love every opportunity to #ShopSmall, so you don’t want to miss out on these small businesses. Presents for…

Shop Local: Guide to Small Business Saturday in Arlington

Let’s face it, COVID-19 has thrown a wrench in all of our lives this year. The greatest impact has definitely been to our local small business owners, but we have a fantastic opportunity to reframe this as we approach Thanksgiving weekend. Small Business Saturday offers a variety of opportunities to support local and keep Arlington’s economy…

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…