Tag Archives: Downtown Arlington

The Market at Knapp Heritage Park in Downtown Brings Past and Present Together

As they strolled in and out of some of Arlington’s most historic buildings, enjoyed a cold drink, and browsed the artistic and culinary wares of a handful of local Texas artisans, a small crowd of visitors discovered downtown Arlington’s newest treat on Saturday morning: the Market at Knapp Heritage Park. The…

Food Truck Fridays Lunch Series Returns to Downtown Arlington on April 27

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 in Downtown Arlington returns on Friday, April 27. 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.…

Enjoy Live Music, Local Crafts and More at The Market at Knapp Heritage Park

A great new family-friendly event is coming to Downtown Arlington! Enjoy live music and local crafts, learn about the City’s pioneer past, and participate in activities such as lawn games, weaving, butter making and more at The Market at Knapp Heritage Park. The first few market events will be held from…

Community Invited to Participate in Downtown Arlington Master Plan Update

With new businesses and housing options and more public art and cultural opportunities, a lot has changed in the heart of Arlington since the City’s last Downtown Master Plan was completed in 2004. In January, the City of Arlington began work on a comprehensive update designed to guide development in the…

Arlington Celebrates Start of Downtown Abram Street Rebuild

The transformation of Abram Street through Downtown Arlington is under way. City, community and business leaders celebrated the start of the two-year rebuild project Monday morning with a groundbreaking ceremony near City Hall. The $26 million project will not only bring much-needed roadway and utilities improvements to Abram between Cooper and…

Levitt Pavilion Arlington Celebrates 10 Years of Free Music with Its ‘Greatest Hits’

It’s hard to believe that Levitt Pavilion Arlington has been bringing free concerts to Downtown Arlington for 10 years! Since its official opening night on Oct. 10, 2008, the Levitt has averaged more than 100,000 people on its lawn each year to see more than 200 professional artists each concert season…

Abram Street Construction in Downtown Begins March 19

The Abram Street rebuild through Downtown Arlington kicks off Monday, March 19. The Arlington City Council awarded a $26.1 million contract with Rebcon Inc. of Dallas on Feb. 27 to rebuild Abram Street between Cooper and Collins streets. Construction on this transformative project is anticipated to wrap up by March 2020. The…

Downtown Construction Update: Temporary Closure at City Hall’s North Entrance

As part of the continuing work to complete the new City Council Chamber, Downtown Library and Plaza, beginning this week, access to the north side of Arlington City Hall will change. Pedestrians will be able to access City Hall from Pecan Street along the curved sidewalk adjacent to the new Council…