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Arlington Parks’ Food Truck Fridays Dinner Series Returns Sept. 21

Editor’s Note: Food Truck Fridays was originally set to begin Sept. 14 but the first event was cancelled due to inclement weather. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s popular Food Truck Fridays series will start back up this Friday, September 21!On Friday nights from September 21-October 5, join us between 5:30…

Six Flags Over Texas Announces Lone Star Revolution Loop Coaster Coming in 2019

In 2019, Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington is introducing a brand new looping coaster. Lone Star Revolution will be the largest ride of its kind in the world, featuring a giant loop that stands 100 feet tall. On this new adventure, passengers sit in unique “face-off” seats, sitting back-to-back and…

2018 Swim Season Winding Down for City’s Outdoor Pools

You still have time to beat the heat at one of Arlington’s swimming pools. Friday, August 10 is the last day to enjoy Allen Bolden, Helen Wessler, Howard More and Woodland West pools. After Friday, these four pools will be closed for the 2018 season. Bad Königshofen and Randol Mill will remain open through Labor Day, but will be operating under new…

Donate School Supplies, Receive Half Off Arlington Pool Admission

Make a splash in your local community by donating a new school supply item and get half price admission at any Arlington outdoor pool from Monday, July 30 to Friday, August 10. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department sets out collection buckets at each of the City’s six outdoor pools to collect supplies for Mission Arlington. The…

Arlington Parks Receives ‘Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider’ Designation

Arlington Parks and Recreation has been awarded the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program Provider designation by the National Alliance for Youth Sports. Earning the Better Sports for Kids Quality Program designation demonstrates that Arlington Parks and Recreation has taken steps to ensure a safe, quality playing environment for children. Arlington…

Register Now for Parks’ Screening of Moana at Randol Mill Family Aquatic Center

Lounge in and around the pool with friends and family while enjoying a family-friendly feature on the big screen — Moana!Arlington Parks’ Dive In Movie is Friday, July 13 from 8:30 p. m. to 10:30 p. m. at Randol Mill Family Aquatic Center, 1924 Randol Mill Rd. Admission is $6 for all guests.…

Arlington Parks, Library Team Up to Offer Splash Pad Storytime on June 29

Bring the family to enjoy a special storytime full of splashes, stories, and songs from Arlington Public Library at Arlington Parks and Recreation’s Splash Pads!The wonderful Literacy LiNK will be available for book check-outs and library card sign-ups following storytime. Splash Pad Stoytime will take place from 10 a. m. to 10:45 a. m. Friday,…