Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Six New Public Art Pieces Installed as Part of Star of Texas Project

The Arlington Museum of Art added six new stars to the public art campaign called the Star of Texas Art Project in The American Dream City. New stars have been installed at Tails ‘N Trails Dog Park at the Arlington Animal Services Center, the Ott Cribbs Public Safety Center (two stars), Water Utilities…

Inaugural Santa Fe International Folk Art Market at Arlington Draws Crowds to Downtown

Santa Fe International Folk Art Market at Arlington

On Saturday, people who stepped onto The Green at College Park in Downtown Arlington were transported to a bustling, global marketplace with traditional crafts, clothing, art and more from 35 countries. Performers from around the world danced to sounds of music from their home countries, while shoppers marveled at the work…

Arlington Native Dylan Chambers Returns Home for Center Stage Music Festival Performance

Put your dancing shoes and head on down this weekend to the annual Downtown Arlington Center Stage Music Festival. The free outdoor festival kicks off Friday, June 9 with country singer Bri Bagwell and Americana band Reckless Kelly. On June 10, the Levitt welcomes The Gibbonses, a husband and wife duo,…

Santa Fe International Folk Art Market to Bring Artists to Arlington from Around the World

Arlington resident Linda Dipert loved her experience at the Santa Fe International Folk Art Market so much that she decided to bring the event home with her. After two years of planning and working with Santa Fe event organizers, the renowned Santa Fe International Folk Art Market at Arlington is headed…

Art on the Greene Festival Once Again Draws Crowds to Arlington’s Entertainment District

While there’s a long list of arts and cultural festivals hosted throughout the year across North Texas, Art on the Greene in Arlington has established a name for itself with art aficionados and outdoor lovers alike.“It’s relaxing,” said Grand Prairie resident Kevyn Reed. “You’re here under the trees. Each artist…

Arlington CVB: 7 Facts to Know about the Art on the Greene Arts Festival

Billed as an “art lover’s paradise” by festival organizers, Art on the Greene Art Festival has been bringing a top-quality art show to the Arlington Entertainment District each spring for the last six years. One aspect that sets the show apart from other art festivals, according to festival founder Steve…

Culture Buzz: Art on the Greene Arts Festival to Return to Entertainment District

The newest “Culture Buzz” segment on MyArlingtonTV takes a journey to Arlington’s Entertainment District, which will soon showcase paintings, sculptures, jewelry and more as part of the annual Art on the Greene Arts Festival. The 6th annual art festival, scheduled for May 26 to May 28 at Richard Greene Linear Park,…

Culture Buzz: Kansas to Headline Levitt Pavilion’s Benefit Concert This Fall

Music will soon return to the Levitt Pavilion Arlington for summer and fall. The annual summer concert series kicks off Friday, May 19 with Grammy award-winning artists Rebirth Brass Band. Visitors will be able to attend a free concert under the stars three nights a week, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through…

Culture Buzz: 2017 Arlington ISD Youth Art Month

The newest “Culture Buzz” segment on MyArlingtonTV takes a journey to the Arlington Museum of Art in Downtown for Arlington ISD Youth Art Month!Each spring, the Arlington Museum of Art collaborates with AISD to give students the opportunity to display their pieces. Linh Nguyen, the Visual Arts Coordinator for AISD, says…