Category Archives: Economic Development

Hilti Sponsors Ballpark Construction Site, Becomes Rangers’ Tool Provider

In conjunction with the new 1.7 million square foot Globe Life Field, the Texas Rangers today announced Hilti, Inc. as the official tool provider of the Texas Rangers. In addition to being the official tool provider of the Texas Rangers, the two-year deal includes title sponsorship of the Hilti Globe Life Field…

High Level Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Opens at Medical City Arlington

Medical City Arlington celebrated the opening of its all-new state-designated Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), with a ceremony attended by Medical City Healthcare leaders, hospital staff, physicians, board members, community guests, and elected officials including State Representative Tony Tinderholt and Tarrant County Commissioner Andy Nguyen.“We are thrilled to…

Miller Tavern & Beer Garden Thrilled to Open at Texas Live! in Arlington

A first-of-its kind, flagship Miller Tavern & Beer Garden opened within Texas Live! in the Arlington Entertainment District on August 9th. Miller Tavern & Beer Garden joins a dynamic line-up of dining and entertainment space which includes Arlington Backyard, Live! Arena, PBR Texas, Troy’s, Sports & Social Arlington, Pudge’s Pizza, Guy Fieri’s Taco…

Texas Live! Family Fun Day Offers Petting Zoo, Live Music, Games and Much More

More than 2,500 people explored and discovered Texas Live! at Family Fun Day on Sunday, part of the four-day grand opening celebration. The event featured multiple bounce houses, a petting zoo, face painting, games, live music, balloon art, and more. Attendees were able to enjoy all these activities while getting their…

Thousands Celebrate Grand Opening of Texas Live! in Arlington

Thousands turned out Thursday night for the grand opening of Texas Live!, a dream years in the making for Arlington’s already vibrant Entertainment District. Texas Live!, a partnership between the Texas Rangers, The Cordish Companies and the City of Arlington, is one of the largest and most exciting sports-anchored developments in…

PlainsCapital Bank Opens Commercial Banking Center in Arlington’s Entertainment District

While commercial banking customers increasingly utilize online and mobile banking features, they still rely on brick-and-mortar locations for a range of services. Reflecting that demand, PlainsCapital Bank consolidating its two Arlington branch operations and staff into a new, larger, modern facility near AT&T Stadium. PlainsCapital’s branches at 1501 North Center Street…

Lockhart Smokehouse Coals Transfered From Dallas to Light BBQ Smokers at Texas Live!

In a deep rooted tradition that dates back to the early 1900s, Lockhart Smokehouse coals were transferred today from Oak Cliff to its newest location at Texas Live! set to open August 9th in the Arlington Entertainment District. The ceremonial procession, which started at the Lockhart Smokehouse Oak Park location,…

Chef and TV Host Guy Fieri Stoked to Bring Taco Joint to Texas Live! in Arlington

Chef, restaurateur, New York Times Best selling author and Emmy Award winning television host, Guy Fieri, unveiled additional details today for his signature concept at Texas Live! – Guy Fieri’s Taco Joint. Guy Fieri’s Taco Joint will debut with the project when it opens in the Arlington Entertainment District on…

Duluth Trading Co. Creates Buzz with Opening of New Arlington Store

The grand opening of Duluth Trading Co. ‘s new Arlington store  generated a lot of buzz on Thursday — and not just because of the lumberjacks entertaining the crowds with their chainsaw skills. Ax throwing, sawing and log chopping were among the free lumberjack demonstrations held to entertain the crowd shortly after a…

Duluth Trading Co. to Celebrate Opening of Arlington Store on July 12

Duluth Trading Co., known for its durable workwear and entertaining commercials, will celebrate the grand opening of its new Arlington store on Thursday, July 12. A ribbon-cutting ceremony, attended by Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams, is scheduled for 9 a. m. at the south Arlington store, located at 620 E. Interstate 20. The…