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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…

5 Fun Things for Teenagers to Do in Arlington.

This blog was written by Haneen E., AISD Richard Greene Scholar. Please see author bio below for more information. Come Summer, teenagers are always looking for something exciting and stimulating to do. Luckily, Arlington offers many different activities that are safe, fun, and affordable. These locations allow teenagers to interact with their…

6 of Our Favorite New Ballpark Food Items for 2018

There’s only 3 Days until Opening Day, and no Opening Week can be complete without our review of everything the ballpark has to offer this year in terms of concessions. This year has to be one of the most eclectic and experimental yet from the Ballpark chefs – and we’re here for it! If you’re planning on heading to Globe Life Park at some point…

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…

6 of Our Favorite New Ballpark Food Items for 2017

It’s that time of the year! Ehem, for me to put on my loose clothes and sample everything I possibly can at the Texas Rangers concession preview event. Not only is it one of my favorite times of the year – hello, its three days ‘til Opening Night – but it’s my opportunity to inform the fans of what to get when they head our way this season. Bon…

Win Texas Rangers Opening Day 2017 Tickets from ACVB!

Of all days, Opening Day (this year, Opening Night), should be considered a national holiday. For us at the Arlington CVB, it's one of our favorite holidays to celebrate, that's why we're sending two fans to the Texas Rangers Opening Day 2017, and giving them an Arlington CVB swag bag to commemorate. All you have to do is visit the link below…

8 Memorial Day Happenings in Arlington, TX

If you haven’t yet made plans for Memorial Day Weekend in Arlington, TX, never fear. We’ve got you covered with these 8 great ideas for things to do: One: Six Flags Over Texas Three new rides open when GOTHAM CITY expands this weekend—and if you’re there, you can forever claim bragging rights as one of the first Six Flags guests to give ‘em a…