Category Archives: Parks & Recreation

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…

Head Out to River Legacy Parks for Arlington’s Food Truck Fridays Dinner Series

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

Food Truck Fridays Dinner Series Returns to River Legacy Parks This Week

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

Randol Mill, Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Centers Open This Weekend

Kick the summer off right by visiting Randol Mill or Bad Königshofen family aquatic centers this Memorial Day weekend. Get a jump start on the summer and spend time with family and friends. All six outdoor City pools open for the Summer 2018 season on Saturday, June 2. Our Splash pads…

Arlington’s Free Splash Pads Open Memorial Day Weekend

Splash pads across The American Dream City open Saturday, May 26 just in time for Memorial Day weekend. Splash pads are free, kid-friendly fountains and spray areas that are a great way to beat the summer heat. The splash pads are open every day through Labor Day (September 3rd) from 10 a. m. to…

Vendor Spots, Sponsorship Opportunities Available for Light Up Arlington

The Arlington Parks and Recreation’s spectacular Light Up Arlington is right around the corner!This year’s Independence Day celebration is set from 6 p. m. to 10:30 p. m. Tuesday, July 3 in Downtown Arlington, with a fireworks display at 9:45 p. m. Light Up Arlington will include multiple stages with free entertainment from some…

Food Truck Fridays Lunch Series Wraps Up This Week in Downtown Arlington

Food Truck Fridays

Leave your leftovers and brown bag lunches at home. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s fantastic Food Truck Fridays lunch series wraps up in Downtown Arlington. This event will take place from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. Friday at Founders Plaza, 100 W. Abram St. The park is located next to the Levitt Pavilion,…