Category Archives: Parks & Recreation

Three Skateparks Coming Soon to Arlington

Skateparks will soon be coming to Arlington thanks to the City’s Parks and Recreation Department and the non-profit group, Cody Rocamontes, Inc. The first steps in Arlington’s Skatepark System Master Plan include outdoor skate facilities built at the Vandergriff, Randol Mill and Burl L. Wilkes Parks. Vandergriff Park proposed skate park is expected…

Lowe’s Foundation Awards 15K to Keep Arlington Beautiful

Grant funding supplies trees for tornado stricken communityThe  national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful, Inc. (KAB) and the Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation (LCEF) recently awarded $15,000 in grant funding to Keep Arlington Beautiful as part of a $2 million funding initiative to engage individuals in local community improvement and environmental…

Got Space? We do!

Looking for a place to have a wedding, birthday party or company picnic? Arlington Parks and Recreation has more than 30 great, affordable facilities to accommodate your needs. Whether you are looking for rental space indoors or outside, Arlington most likely has a location that is just right for you. Outdoor…

The Treehouse You Always Wanted is at River Legacy Park

Playscape is First of Its Kind in United States  Were you that lucky kid on the block? You know, the one with a treehouse? Even if  you were, chances are it was nothing like what you will now find at River Legacy Park.  The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department has just opened a one-of-a-kind…