Category Archives: Parks & Recreation

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.…

Free Water Safety Lessons and Activities Offered at Make A Splash This Saturday

Make A Splash is a national, child-focused water safety initiative of the USA Swimming Foundation. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department, with the help of Mid-Cities Arlington Swim Team, is spreading the word about water safety by offering a morning of free water safety lessons and activities. Grab your swimsuit, towel, and bike and…

Arlington’s Food Truck Friday Dinner Series Wraps Up This Week

Looking to enjoy dinner outdoors? The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s fabulous Food Truck Fridays dinner series wraps up this week in north Arlington. The final dinner series event will take place from 5 p. m. to 10 p. m. this Friday night at the River Legacy Parks Elm Grove Pavilion, 701 N. W. Green…

X-treme Teen Campers Enjoy Fishing, Kayaking and More at Lake Arlington

Campers participating in Arlington Parks and Recreation’s X-treme Teen Camps at the Dottie Lynn and Cliff Nelson recreation centers enjoyed fishing, kayaking, archery and more at Lake Arlington today. X-Treme Teen Camp is perfect for those too old for regular camp, but who still want to be have a structured, adventure-filled…

Applications Available July 1 for Parks’ Build A Dream Scholarship Program

Whether running the bases or learning ballet, the City of Arlington wants its youth to be able to enjoy the wide variety of sports and recreational programming offered In The American Dream City. The Build A Dream Scholarship Program is a scholarship program for children, ages four months to 16 years…

Enjoy Fabulous Food and Fantastic Views at Arlington’s Ventana Grille

Trade in the typical parking lot views of other restaurants for Ventana Grille, which offers diners the sights and sounds of the scenic Tierra Verde Golf Club in southwest Arlington. The City of Arlington’s Tierra Verde Golf Club — the first Audubon Signature Sanctuary golf course in Texas —  is where…

New Lake House at Richard Simpson Park Continues to Take Shape

Progress continues at Richard Simpson Park as the new Lake House structure really starts to take shape. The concrete building foundation is complete along with the installation of the vertical walls. The waterline cut across Arkansas Lane is also complete. The project as a whole is approximately 35 percent complete. Over…

Arlington’s Outdoor Pools Open This Saturday

Are you ready to splash into summer? Starting Saturday, June 2, 2018 Arlington’s six outdoor public pools open for the swim season. Grab your towels and sunscreen – we’ll see you by the pool in The American Dream City!Allen Bolden Pool, 2800A South Center Street, 817-472-8950 (Closed on Mondays)Bad Königshofen Family…