Category Archives: Parks & Recreation

Food Truck Fridays Dinner Series Returns to River Legacy Parks This Week

Looking to enjoy dinner outdoors? The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s fabulous Food Truck Fridays dinner series kicks off this week in north Arlington. This dinner series will take place from 5 p. m. to 10 p. m. every Friday night at the River Legacy Parks Elm Grove Pavilion, 701 N. W. Green Oaks Blvd.,…

Randol Mill, Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Centers Open This Weekend

Kick the summer off right by visiting Randol Mill or Bad Königshofen family aquatic centers this Memorial Day weekend. Get a jump start on the summer and spend time with family and friends. All six outdoor City pools open for the Summer 2018 season on Saturday, June 2. Our Splash pads…

Arlington’s Free Splash Pads Open Memorial Day Weekend

Splash pads across The American Dream City open Saturday, May 26 just in time for Memorial Day weekend. Splash pads are free, kid-friendly fountains and spray areas that are a great way to beat the summer heat. The splash pads are open every day through Labor Day (September 3rd) from 10 a. m. to…

Vendor Spots, Sponsorship Opportunities Available for Light Up Arlington

The Arlington Parks and Recreation’s spectacular Light Up Arlington is right around the corner!This year’s Independence Day celebration is set from 6 p. m. to 10:30 p. m. Tuesday, July 3 in Downtown Arlington, with a fireworks display at 9:45 p. m. Light Up Arlington will include multiple stages with free entertainment from some…

Food Truck Fridays Lunch Series Wraps Up This Week in Downtown Arlington

Food Truck Fridays

Leave your leftovers and brown bag lunches at home. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s fantastic Food Truck Fridays lunch series wraps up in Downtown Arlington. This event will take place from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. Friday at Founders Plaza, 100 W. Abram St. The park is located next to the Levitt Pavilion,…

Arlington Named Finalist for 2018 National Gold Medal Awards in Parks and Recreation

The Arlington Parks and Recreation department (APRD) has been named a finalist for the 2018 National Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management,  announced by the American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration (AAPRA), in partnership with the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA), on Thursday. Founded in…

Grab Some Lunch Downtown at Arlington Park’s Food Truck Fridays Event

Food Truck Fridays

Leave your leftovers and brown bag lunches at home. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s fantastic Food Truck Fridays lunch series continues in Downtown Arlington. This event will take place from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. every Friday until May 18 at Founders Plaza, 100 W. Abram St. The park is located next to…

Arlington Parks Offers Ventana Grille Brunch and Free Swim Session to Celebrate Moms

The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting two events to celebrate moms. Make your reservations now for the Mother’s Day Brunch at Ventana Grille on Sunday, May 13. Time slots are available from 10:30 a. m. to noon and 12:30 p. m. to 2 p. m. The brunch will feature a vast array of food items…

Don’t Pack a Brown Bag Lunch! Make Plans for Food Truck Fridays in Downtown

Food Truck Fridays

Leave your leftovers and brown bag lunches at home. The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s fantastic Food Truck Fridays lunch series continues in Downtown Arlington. This event will take place from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. every Friday until May 18 at Founders Plaza, 100 W. Abram St. The park is located next to…