Tag Archives: Bad Königshofen

Arlington Gives Warm Welcome to Sister City Delegates from Bad Königshofen, Germany

With fried chicken, fireworks, and fun summer activities, the City of Arlington gave a warm welcome this week to visitors from Sister City Bad Königshofen, Germany. Arlington’s friendship with its Sister City stretches back more than 65 years, when a community drive was held to collect food, medical supplies, clothing and…

Bad Königshofen, Randol Mill Pools and Splash Pads Open Memorial Day Weekend

Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center, Randol Mill Family Aquatic Center, and Splash Pads will open this Memorial Day weekend!Memorial Day Weekend Pool Hours: Saturday, May 27 from noon – 7 p. m. Sunday, May 28 from 1 – 6 p. m. Monday, May 29 (Memorial Day) from noon – 6 p. m. Splash Pad Hours: Splash…

Arlington Aquatics Annual ‘April Pool’s Day’ Event to Offer Water Safety Tips

Join Arlington Aquatics at the annual “April Pool’s Day” event next month and learn how to keep you and your family safer around water this summer. This event, free and open to the public, is set for 10 a. m. Saturday, April 8 at Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center, 2800 W. Sublett…

New Filtration System to Help With Water Clarity at Bad Königshofen Pool

A new filtration system set to be installed at the Bad Königshofen pool early next week is expected to help with water clarity issues at the popular swimming location. Due to a steady increase in pool attendance, the Bad Königshofen pool has struggled with water clarity issues. In order to ensure the…

Food Truck Fridays Launches This Week with a German Twist

Arlington Parks and Recreation will kick off its Food Truck Fridays this week with a German twist. Residents are invited to attend the Sister Cities of Arlington 65th Anniversary Picnic and Food Truck Fridays Oktoberfest from 5 p. m. to 10 p. m. Friday, September 23 at the Bad Königshofen Pavilion in S. J. Stovall…

10 Ways to Enjoy Labor Day Weekend in the American Dream City

Labor Day is more than just a three day weekend, in Arlington you can make the most of the holiday by spending time with family while getting active. Here are 10 ways to enjoy Labor Day in the American Dream City. Swimming PoolsThis weekend is the last chance to enjoy…

End of Summer Pool Hours and Closures

Friday, August 12 is the last day to enjoy Allen Bolden, Helen Wessler, Howard Moore and Woodland West pools. After Friday, these four pools will be closed for the 2016 season. Bad Königshofen and Randol Mill will remain open through Labor Day, but will be operating under new pool hours. Starting Monday,…

Arlington Delegation Visits Germany to Celebrate 65th Anniversary with Sister City Bad Königshofen

Earlier this month, the City of Arlington flag flew proudly at City Hall in Bad Königshofen, Germany. The small northern Bavarian town in Germany flew the flag as part of a warm welcome for a group of 22 delegates visiting from Arlington. The Sister Cities of Arlington Texas members toured attractions, attended…

Help Celebrate Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center’s 10th Anniversary July 15

Come celebrate BK’s 10th Anniversary with fun games, tasty popsicles, and prizes!Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center, located at 2800 W. Sublett Rd., features an interactive spray pad, shallow water play pool, lap pool, diving area and two water slides. The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting a 10th anniversary celebration from…

New Bad Königshofen Family Aquatic Center Daily Admission Limit Set

For several years, the Bad Königshofen pool has struggled with water clarity issues because of a steady increase in pool attendance. Sunscreen, sediment and other materials affect water’s clarity. When water doesn’t meet the Texas Administrative Code* regarding water clarity, park staff must close down the facility. Arlington Aquatics will be…