Tag Archives: Downtown Arlington

Arlington Eats: Legal Draft Beer Co. Adds Excitement to Downtown

Come along for a mouthwatering ride and catch The American Dream City’s cultural diversity and unique cuisine with Arlington Eats on MyArlingtonTV. In this month’s edition of Arlington Eats, host Andrew Tanielian visits Legal Draft Beer Company, the first production brewery in The American Dream City. Located at Urban Union (500 E…

Abram and Mesquite Intersection Reopening Delayed

Downtown Arlington road closures and detours are expected to continue through next week related to work on the new 101 Center mixed-use development project. Temporary closures of  sections of Mesquite, Center and Abram streets near City Hall and the City of Arlington Municipal Office Tower began April 20 and were expected to be…

Food Truck Fridays Lunch Series Wraps Up This Week in Downtown

Don’t miss out! This is the last week of the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s Food Truck Fridays lunch series in Downtown Arlington. This event will take place from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. this Friday at Founders Plaza, 100 W Abram Street. The park is located next to the Levitt Pavilion,…

Swedish Fish, Bath Towels and Fine China: Levitt Pavilion Handles Unusual Band Requests

The Levitt Pavilion Arlington staff works non-stop raising money, scouting out great artists and negotiating contracts to put together more than 50 free concerts a year for the community. But their efforts don’t end there. The Levitt staff also has to ensure artists have a great experience while performing in The…

Speed Limit Reductions Coming to Abram Street, Center Street and UTA Boulevard

Beginning soon, drivers in Downtown and east Arlington will notice decreased speed limits along portions of Abram and Center streets and UTA Boulevard. Recent developments in Downtown Arlington and record-setting enrollment at The University of Texas at Arlington have resulted in a dramatically increased number of pedestrians in and around the…

Food Truck Friday Lunch Series Continues This Week at Founders Plaza

Leave your lunchbag at home this Friday! The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department’s Food Truck Fridays lunch series continues in Downtown Arlington this week. This event will take place from 11 a. m. to 2 p. m. every Friday until May 19 at Founders Plaza, 100 W Abram Street. The park is located…

Arlington Museum of Art Preparing for New Photography Exhibit

Social studies was always Amanda Hively’s favorite subject. As an adult, she’s passed along that adoration to her three daughters, including her oldest Aftyn Wilson.“I wanted my love of social studies to rub off on my daughters to make them more aware of the world around them,” Hively said. Aftyn Wilson…

East Main Street Arts Festival Returns Downtown for a Second Year

The 2nd annual East Main Street Arts Festival took place this past weekend, bringing more music and more art-filled vendor booths to the Downtown Arlington scene. Arlington Proud’s festival, which was free and open to the public, was held Saturday, May 6 in the area between Division Brewing, Lester’s Backyard and Garage,…

Ryan Dodson’s American Dream: Helping to Revitalize Arlington’s Downtown

Ryan Dodson’s Arlington Dream continues to build on a family legacy and rich history of development in The American Dream City. Dodson Companies have been active in the real estate business since C. B. Dodson, Ryan’s grandfather, built his first building in the 1940’s. Ryan’s father, Jerry Dodson, along with C. B., continued investing, building…