Category Archives: Entertainment

Articles Rangers 07-23-14

Arlington’s Weekend Buzz: July 25-27

Here’s a look at some great things happening in Arlington this weekend. Enjoy! Household of Faith hosts its Annual Outdoor “Summer Music Festival” Enjoy a family date night this Friday at the Summer Music Festival hosted by the Household of Faith Church, 5001 New York Avenue. This family orientated event will include food trucks, merchant vendors, musical performances by Bryan Popin and other special guests. Admission and parking will be free. Please bring your own seating. Athletics vs. Rangers It’s another fun night at the Globe Life Park in Arlington as the Oakland A’s take on your Texas Rangers in Read more…

Articles Parks 07-21-14

2014 Hall of Fame – Arlington Golf Classic – Sept 9

You still have to register for the 2014 Hall of Fame Arlington Golf Classic being held September 9 at the beautiful Tierra Verde Golf Club. Several Hall of Famers are scheduled to play in this tournament, so sign up today! EVENT INFORMATION: DATE/LOCATION Tuesday, September 9, 2014 Tierra Verde Golf Club 7005 Golf Club Dr. Arlington, TX 76001 PRICE $250/player or $1,500 for 6-Person Team ENTRY INCLUDES 18-Holes of Championship Golf Practice Range use prior to round Bloody Mary & Mimosa Bar on the Range Complimentary Beverage Cart Service Full Breakfast Mixed Grille Lunch Tee Gift Awards Reception w/ Cocktails Read more…

Articles Sports 07-18-14

UTA’s Gerlich to be Inducted into SCW Hall of Fame

UT Arlington women’s basketball coach Krista Gerlich is one of ten Texas Tech student-athletes who will be inducted into the Southwest Conference Hall of Fame this fall. “I was quite surprised when Gerald Myers called me to tell me about the induction,” Gerlich said. “I am so honored and humbled to be recognized by the SWC for my time at Texas Tech. There is no doubt this induction is a reflection of my great teammates and coaches that I was fortunate enough to play with and play for during my four years at Tech. “It was one of the greatest times of Read more…

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Arlington’s Weekend Buzz: July 18-21

iLive Girls’ and Women Wellness and Lifestyle Expo: Women of all ages are invited to experience DFW’s ultimate wellness and empowerment expo for women and girls on Saturday, July 19 at UT Arlington’s E.H. Hereford University Center, 300 W. First Street. This one-day expo gives attendees a one-stop opportunity for free health screenings, health education, empowerment speakers and music shopping.   This event runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Click here to register for this free event. Comedian Finesse Mitchell Hits the Arlington Improv Stage: If you need fresh ideas for date night or a good laugh after a long week, check out veteran comedian Finesse Read more…

Articles Parks 07-17-14

Lacrosse Explosion in Arlington

Lacrosse is one of the fastest growing team sports in the country, and the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department has partnered with Dallas-based Bridge Lacrosse to bring this amazing sport to Arlington. Thanks to a series of clinics held this week at Arlington Recreation centers, more than 100 boys and girls were introduced to the sport by Bridge Lacrosse coaches and players. Bridge Lacrosse is a small sports-based youth development nonprofit serving the urban communities of North Texas.

Articles Arts 07-17-14

CANCELED – Summer Soul Celebration to Benefit Arlington Scholarship Program

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED New Life Fellowship Church in Arlington will come alive on Friday, July 25 as the Arlington Animal Services Center (AASC) hosts a summer soul celebration featuring 80s R&B/Soul duo Yarbrough & Peoples with a stellar supporting cast performing tributes to Al Green, Whitney Houston, Luther Vandross, and Stevie Wonder. This concert is open to the public and will raise funds for AASC’s Black Heritage Scholarship Program benefiting college-bound Arlington ISD and Mansfield ISD students. “I have a passion for student achievement and music and this was a great way for our company to sponsor an Read more…

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Don’t Miss the Beauty of Ansel Adams

Art lovers still have time to catch the popular Ansel Adams: Masterworks exhibit at the Arlington Museum Art, 201 West Main Street. This extraordinary exhibit contains 48 photographs that Adams considered to be his best work. Printed by the artist, himself, these images will be on display through August 3, 2014. Visit the Arlington Museum of Art website for more information.  

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Tickets for Doobie Brothers Benefit Concert Now on Sale

Tickets for Doobie Brothers Benefit Concert Now on Sale The Doobie Brothers will be “Rockin’ Down the Highway” and “Takin’ It to the Streets” to rock Arlington October 4, and tickets are on sale now! Tickets to the concert at College Park Center at University of Texas Arlington range in price from $38 to $156. All seats are reserved and include a $3 service fee. They can be purchased online at UTATickets.com or by phone at 817.272.9595. The Doobie Brothers concert is the annual fundraiser for Levitt Pavilion Arlington, and all proceeds help pay for more than 50 free outdoor Read more…

Articles Sports 07-09-14

LPGA Hopefuls Come to Arlington

The Texas Women’s State Open has been a North Texas tradition from 1935 to 1955. During that time, the event was held in Fort Worth and was conducted by the Fort Worth Women`s Golf Association. The North Texas Pro Golfers Association brought back the tournament in 2001 in an effort to promote the game to more female golfers throughout the region. Now the tournament begins a new chapter at the newly renovated Rolling Hills Country Club here in Arlington on July 8-9. This is the first time that the City of Arlington has hosted this event. The two-day tournament  features 124 top golfers from Read more…

Arts Festival Returns to Downtown Arlington

The South St. Art Festival returns this fall for its second year. This festival has become a major part in developing a new art scene in the middle of Downtown Arlington. There will be a wide array of booths featuring a number of different artworks from jewelry to photography and everything in between. The free three-day art festival will feature up to 100 artists from across the country. While you`re looking at the different art, enjoy music from talented local bands playing the best in Classic Rock, Blues, Jazz, and Texas Country at the East Street stage located next to Read more…