Tag Archives: Entertainment District

What to Know: Texas Rangers’ April 3 Home Opener

It’s baseball season once again in The American Dream City!The Texas Rangers’ home opener begins at 6:08 p. m. Monday, April 3, versus the Cleveland Indians. But before you head out to Globe Life Park in Arlington for food, fun and baseball, here are some important things fans should know:TICKET AVAILABILITY: All…

New Parking Changes Announced for Texas Rangers’ 2017 Season

Exciting new developments in the Entertainment District, including Texas Live!, which broke ground this week, and the new ballpark, set to open in 2020, are already bringing about parking lot changes for the Texas Rangers’ 2017 regular season. Those changes include new cash parking lots, a partnership with ParkHub, and a new…

Arlington Celebrates Texas Live! Groundbreaking

The City of Arlington, the Texas Rangers and the team’s development partner, The Cordish Companies, celebrated the groundbreaking of the Texas Live! entertainment complex on Wednesday. The milestone ceremony for the $250 million world-class development was held on the project site in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Texas Live! will house more than…

Driverless Shuttle Pilot Program to Roll Out in Arlington’s Entertainment District

Not looking forward to that long trek from the parking lot to the ballpark this summer? As part of an innovative transportation pilot program, visitors to Arlington’s Entertainment District may soon be able to catch a free ride on a driverless shuttle to help make getting from their vehicles to…

New ‘Home Plate Update’ Keeps Citizens Informed on Rangers Ballpark, Texas Live!

The Home Plate Update is a quarterly publication dedicated to informing citizens about everything happening with the new Texas Rangers ballpark and Texas Live! development in Arlington’s Entertainment District. Last November, the residents of Arlington overwhelming approved an extension of the City’s sales tax to cover half of the $1 billion Texas Rangers…

Arlington Mayor to Throw Out First Pitch at Texas Rangers’ Home Opener

The Texas Rangers today announced the details of the pre-game ceremonies for the club’s 2017 home opener on Monday, April 3 versus the Cleveland Indians at Globe Life Park in Arlington. The Rangers’ 46th opener in Arlington will begin at 6:05 p. m. Highlights of the opening day ceremonies:CEREMONIAL FIRST PITCH: Arlington Mayor…

Metallica to Rock AT&T Stadium in Arlington During WorldWired Tour

Take my hand, we’re off to Arlington, Texas-land. That’s right, Metallica will be coming to The American Dream City on Friday, June 16 during their WorldWired tour this summer. This concert will take place at AT&T Stadium with Avenged Sevenfold as the opening act. Every ticket purchased will include a free physical…

Six Flags Over Texas to Unveil Galactic Attack Virtual Reality Coaster

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation and Samsung Electronics America, Inc., the “Official Technology Partner” of the world’s largest regional theme park company, have announced their renewed collaboration on virtual reality roller coasters with the unveiling of a bold, innovative twist on the experience at Six Flags parks. Last spring, the two companies…

Arlington Residents Explore Driverless Transportation Technology

The public, community leaders and Arlington City Council got a first-hand look at the future of transportation technology Thursday morning by taking a trip in a self-driving transit shuttle. Those who climbed aboard marveled as the small, battery-powered EasyMile shuttle made a slow loop between Arlington Convention Center parking lots, able…

New Entertainment District Stop, New Schedule Announced for MAX Bus Riders

Commuters riding the Metro ArlingtonXpress, or MAX, between College Park Center on the campus of UT Arlington and the Trinity Railway Express’ CentrePort/DFW Airport Station will soon have another travel option. Beginning Monday, February 6, MAX buses will stop at Randol Mill Road and Six Flags Drive, near Six Flags Over…