Category Archives: Entertainment

Six Flags to Unveil Rage of the Gargoyles Virtual Reality on Shock Wave Coaster

Articles Six Flags Gargoyle 08-26-16 02

Six Flags Over Texas has announced it will introduce Rage of the Gargoyles Virtual Reality on the Shock Wave roller coaster during this year’s Fright Fest.Using Samsung Gear VR powered by Oculus, riders are transported into the incredibly immersive world of virtual reality and become pilots of an Apache-style helicopter and…

Dream Builders: Special Olympics Summer Games a Dream Come True Event

Articles Dream Builder 04-05-16

“Dream Builders” is a show on MyArlingtonTV that highlights the ways our community is helping kids dream big, nurture their creativity, polish their skills and develop the tools they need to achieve their American Dream as young adults. The City’s Office of Communication develops programming for MyArlingtonTV. Viewers can find MyArlingtonTV programs…

Charean Williams Living Her Dream Covering Olympic Games & America’s Team

Articles Charean American Dream 08-11-16

Arlington resident Charean Williams has covered the National Football League for 22 seasons, the past 16 chronicling the Dallas Cowboys and the NFL for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. She also covers the Olympics for the Star-Telegram and has attended the past seven Olympic Games, both winter and summer. Charean is currently covering the 2016…

AISD Awarded $30,000 Grant for InSideOut Character Education Program

Articles AISD 09-22-14

The Arlington ISD has been awarded nearly $30,000 from the Gene and Jerry Jones Family Arlington Youth Foundation to support a character training initiative for 375 AISD secondary coaches with Joe Ehrmann, former NFL Colts player and co-founder of the InSideOut Initiative™ and Jody Redman, InSideOut Initiative co-founder and Minnesota…

Backstage Arlington: Folk, Country & Blues at J.R. Bentley’s

Articles Backstage Arlington 03-21-16

MyArlingtonTV is taking a trip across The American Dream City to showcase some of the diverse musical acts happening in Arlington’s schools, restaurants, churches and neighborhoods. Hosted by Tika Cook, “Backstage Arlington” highlights some of the different music acts and performing venues that exist in Arlington. The newest episode features the folk,…

Levitt Pavilion Announces Fall Concert Series

Articles Levitt Killdares 07-28-16

Levitt Pavilion Arlington begins the last segment of its free concert season Sept. 2, when a Levitt tradition continues for the eighth year and Grammy Award-winners Brave Combo perform their mosh-pit polka at 8 p. m. The Baylor Orthopedic & Spine Hospital 2016 Fall Concert Season continues with free music on Friday,…

Take the Star of Texas Challenge in The American Dream City!

Articles Star of Texas Challenge 07-18-16

Now’s your chance to check out Arlington’s newest public art, get your picture on the City’s Facebook and Twitter pages and win a prize pack all at the same time. It’s the Star of Texas Challenge and you can join the race. The City and the Arlington Museum of Art challenge residents to visit the 20…

AT&T Stadium to Host Canelo Vs. Smith for WBO Junior Middleweight World Championship

Articles AT&T Canelo 07-18-16

AT&T Stadium in Arlington will give a big Texas welcome to former two-division world champion Canelo Alvarez and WBO Junior Middleweight World Champion Liam “Beefy” Smith as it hosts their world championship showdown on Saturday, September 17. As the third boxing match ever held at AT&T Stadium, Canelo vs. Smith will guarantee a…

Chef Van Camp To Create Dishes for New AT&T Stadium Restaurant-Bar

Articles Cowboys Chef 07-16-16

A new sports bar is coming to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, with a menu designed by a highly rated chef. The Stadium Club, slated for a fall 2016 opening, will feature dishes created by chef Anthony Van Camp, formerly of Ser at the Hilton Anatole and a nominee for Rising Star Chef in the 2015 CultureMap Tastemaker…