Tag Archives: Downtown Arlington

City of Arlington Approves New Vision for a Vibrant Downtown

Sidewalk cafes, a dog park, public art and landscaping, and more housing, retail and entertainment options are part of the City’s vision for a vibrant Downtown Arlington. Over the past 10 months, the City and the Downtown Master Plan Advisory Committee gathered extensive public input to establish a strategic framework and…

Celebrate and Honor Loved Ones at the Arlington Library’s Día de los Muertos

This October, the Arlington community is invited to commemorate their departed loved ones at the Arlington Public Library’s Día de los Muertos celebration. Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a holiday honoring family and friends who have passed on. Join the library for activities including crafts…

Front Street Festival Returns to Downtown This Saturday

Shop for handcrafted items, enjoy live music and experience a bit of Arlington’s early history at the 14th annual Front Street Festival at Knapp Heritage Park this weekend. The annual festival aims to give residents a glimpse into pioneer life on the Texas Plains. Visitors can watch historical re-enactments and artisan demonstrations…

New Lane Closures, Construction Announced for Abram Street Rebuild

After six months of work to relocate underground utilities along Abram Street and pedestrian improvements at Founders Plaza and the Levitt Pavilion, drivers and visitors to Downtown Arlington will begin to see new road closures and major construction beginning on new phases of the project. Pecan Street, between Abram and Main…

Downtown’s New Brewing Arts Festival Brings Out Attendees’ Creative Side

The inaugural Downtown Arlington Brewing Arts Festival, held this past weekend in the Urban Union district, featured artists, interactive art activities for attendees, live music and plenty of fun for adults and children alike. Visitors browsed artists’ booths, checked out local businesses and breweries and enjoyed bands at the new festival,…

Levitt Pavilion Arlington’s Weekend Lineup Kicks Off with The Nightowls

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? The Levitt Pavilion’s third week of free fall concerts starts at 8 p. m. Friday in Downtown Arlington. Friday, September 14Start your weekend in The American Dream City with the energetic blue-eyed soul of The Nightowls. This 10-piece band took Texas by storm in…