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My Top 5 Must-See Summer Hot Spots

Summer temperatures are heating up, and so is Arlington’s event calendar. When you live in such a happening city, there is no reason to couch surf. So go on….ditch the remote control, grab your sunscreen and rock some selfies at my top 5 sizzling suggestions for summer fun! Dumplin’ movie night and author book signing at Levitt Pavilion, June 27…

El Diablo: Wicked New Thrills at Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags Over Texas just unleashed their latest and greatest ride – El Diablo, the world’s tallest loop roller coaster. Towering above us at 100 feet, the devilish new attraction was intimidating to say the least. We got a sneak preview of the thrill ride and here’s the verdict. At first glance, the simple circular design seems like no biggie –…

7 Spots to Hit Up for Happy Hour in Arlington

Are you ready to unwind? When that five o’clock whistle blows, there’s no shortage of options for a memorable happy hour in Arlington. If you’re ready to break out of your after-five routine, check out a few of my favorite places in town to meet a friend for a tasty beverage and some good conversation: 4 Kahunas Tiki Lounge 506 East Division St…

10 Quick Tips for KAABOO Texas: Know Before You Go

It’s almost time! KAABOO Texas rocks Arlington, May 10-12, with a diverse lineup of classic and contemporary artists. You’ve bought your tickets, you’ve been listening to the official KAABOO playlist based on the lineup, you’ve booked a nearby hotel room….now you’re itching for the main event. The music, comedy, culinary, art, and indulgences are a…

Five Places To Find Late Night Fun In Arlington

I’m a confirmed night owl, as anybody who knows me well can attest to—and apparently I’m one by nature, since my mom tells me I used to drive her crazy by lying awake in my crib all night. However, I suspect I’m also a night owl by choice. I love late night dining and those great extended conversations you get into at after-hours spots, the…

Hop On Your Easter Checklist

Spring is here and Easter is right around the corner! Check off everything on your holiday list with this guide on Easter things to do in Arlington. Try out these family friendly and affordable options for an egg-cellent time. Bunny Times: Get your tail over to Alley Cats for Bowling with the Bunny on April 13 from 10-2 p.m. After you’ve had your…

Five Great DFW Spring Break Staycation Ideas – Part Three

No doubt about it, the only downside to spring breaking in and around Arlington is the struggle to decide what to do among all of the hundreds of great options. In part one of our Spring Break 2019 series we covered a wildlife preserve, DFW’s weirdest museum, and two classic Arlington destinations; in part two we highlighted stadium tours, Texas…

Pet-Friendly Arlington!

When you travel, it can be difficult to leave your furry friends at home. You want your pet to experience all the fun you’re having too! Luckily, when you take a trip to Arlington there are many pet-friendly hotels that make it easy to bring your pets with you while you explore all that Arlington has to offer. Pet-Friendly Hotels There are several…

My Alt Valentine: Four Things to Do for V-Day That Don’t Involve Love and Restaurant Reservations

For those who don’t know about Galentine’s Day: The short version of the story is that a 2010 episode of the NBC comedy “Parks and Recreation” made popular the notion that Valentine’s Day shouldn’t just be for lovey-dovey couples, it should also be a time for ladies to celebrate their friendships with each other by doing…well, whatever they want…