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Six Flags Over Texas Celebrates Construction Milestone of Newest Coaster, The Joker

Six Flags Over Texas celebrated a major construction milestone on its newest ride, The Joker, on Monday. Six Flags Over Texas President Steve Martindale and Arlington Mayor Jeff Williams signed their names on the final track piece of the 12-story roller coaster moments before it was lifted 120 feet into the air…

Texas Rangers to Retire Uniform Number of Ivan ‘Pudge’ Rodriguez

The Texas Rangers recently announced that the club will hold a ceremony later this season to retire the uniform number 7 of catcher Ivan “Pudge” Rodriguez. Rodriguez will become the third Ranger to have his uniform number retired by the club, joining Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan’s #34 in 1996…

More than 6,000 Attend 2017 Texas Rangers Fan Fest

More than 6,000 baseball fans attended the 2017 Texas Rangers Fan Fest at Globe Life Park in Arlington last Saturday, where they were able to grab autographs, tour the ballpark and take photos with  current and former Rangers players. The 2017 Fan Fest Presented by AT&T also featured interactive question and answer…

Lights, Camera, Action! Studio Movie Grill Opens in Lincoln Square Shopping Center

With food, drinks and fun, Studio Movie Grill celebrated the grand opening of its newest crowd-pleasing theater complex Thursday night at Arlington’s Lincoln Square shopping center. City and community leaders and hundreds of movie goers attended the studio’s red carpet event, which included showings of the first movie releases of 2017. SMG Lincoln Square marks the Dallas-based…

Unity Arch is Newest Addition to Entertainment District Sculpture Trail

Unity Arch, the newest addition to Arlington’s Entertainment District Sculpture Trail, glitters in the sunlight from its hill overlooking Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium. The stainless steel infinity sculpture, installed this week in Richard Greene Linear Park, stands nearly 14 feet tall and 25 feet wide and is covered with a mesh made…

$250 Million First Phase of Texas Live! Set to Break Ground in November

The Texas Rangers and its development partner, The Cordish Companies, released new artist renderings and an expanded vision for the Texas Live! project that will break ground this November. The first phase of the mixed-use project, which will be located between Globe Life Park and AT&T Stadium, is now expected to…

Six Flags Over Texas Announces New Roller Coaster for 2017

Six Flags Over Texas announced a new ride on Thursday morning – The Joker free-fly coaster – that will open early next year. The Joker will be the Arlington park’s 13th and most wicked roller coaster, park officials said. The coaster is set to open in spring 2017 and will make a dynamic impact to…