Category Archives: Parks & Recreation

CANCELLED: This Week’s Food Truck Fridays Dinner Features Oktoberfest Flair

Editor’s Note: The Food Truck Friday event for Friday, Sept. 21, was cancelled because of inclement weather. We hope to see at the next event!The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s popular Food Truck Fridays series will start back up this Friday, September 21 with an Oktoberfest theme!Please join us each…

Arlington Parks’ Food Truck Fridays Dinner Series Returns Sept. 21

Editor’s Note: Food Truck Fridays was originally set to begin Sept. 14 but the first event was cancelled due to inclement weather. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s popular Food Truck Fridays series will start back up this Friday, September 21!On Friday nights from September 21-October 5, join us between 5:30…

Ask Arlington: Hike & Bike Trails, Texas Rangers Golf Club and Other Parks Projects

“Ask Arlington” is a show dedicated to answering the questions you have about what’s happening in our city. This week’s show features Parks and Recreation Director Lemuel Randolph, to answer your questions about the River Legacy trail extension, the opening of the recently renovated Texas Rangers Golf Club, progress on the…

Arlington, Rangers Celebrate ‘Going to the World Series’ Statue Unveiling at North Plaza

City leaders, the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department, and the Texas Rangers celebrated the unveiling of the “Going to the World Series” statue in the North Plaza for the future Globe Life Field and the soon-to-open Texas Live! during a ceremony today in Arlington’s world-class Entertainment District. Former Rangers catcher…

2018 Swim Season Winding Down for City’s Outdoor Pools

You still have time to beat the heat at one of Arlington’s swimming pools. Friday, August 10 is the last day to enjoy Allen Bolden, Helen Wessler, Howard More and Woodland West pools. After Friday, these four pools will be closed for the 2018 season. Bad Königshofen and Randol Mill will remain open through Labor Day, but will be operating under new…

Bond Tracker: Deaver Park Improvements in Southwest Arlington

The City of Arlington has launched a regular Bond Tracker segment for MyArlingtonTV to keep residents informed about the progress of construction on dozens of projects that were included in the City’s bond elections. This month’s episode features the improvements set to begin soon at Deaver Park in southwest Arlington. The project…

Donate School Supplies, Receive Half Off Arlington Pool Admission

Make a splash in your local community by donating a new school supply item and get half price admission at any Arlington outdoor pool from Monday, July 30 to Friday, August 10. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department sets out collection buckets at each of the City’s six outdoor pools to collect supplies for Mission Arlington. The…