Category Archives: Entertainment

50th ACMs in Arlington Most Attended Live Awards Show in History

Articles ACM 04-20-15

The Academy of Country Music Awards once again put Arlington on the national stage, just three months after AT&T Stadium hosted the first-ever College Football Playoff National Championship in January.Sunday’s 50th annual ACM Awards in The American Dream City featured performances from some of country music’s biggest stars and broke Read more…

ACM Awards: Party for a Cause Starts with a Bang

Articles ACM 04-17-15

Boots, wranglers and country music took over The American Dream City Friday in honor of the 50th Academy of Country Music Awards.Kicking off the weekend’s festivities was the two-day annual ACM Party for a Cause Festival at Globe Life Park.Thousands of cheering country music fans got up close and personal Read more…

ACMs history: An interactive look at every Entertainer of the Year award winner

Articles ACM 04-15-15

The Academy of Country Music Awards is celebrating its 50th year this year with a bigger-than-ever show at AT&T Stadium right here in North Texas.Though the ACMs have been around for a half-century, its signature award is newer: Entertainer of the Year has been handed out since 1970, when Merle Haggard won Read more…

Championship Boxing Heads to UTA’s College Park Center

Articles UTA 10-22-14

Are you ready to see some championship boxing in The American Dream City?On Saturday, April 18, UT Arlington’s College Park Center will host the “HBO After Dark Rumble” featuring the World Junior Welterweight Championship match between undefeated Terence Crawford — the Boxing Writers Association of America’s 2014 “Fighter of the Year” Read more…