Tag Archives: Holidays 2016

7 Things to Do While You’re in Arlington for the UIL State Championships

“The Pursuit of Happy” blog is brought to you by the Arlington CVB, written by those who LOVE this city and all of its quirks! Email your thoughts or interest in contributing to PR@arlington. org. The UIL Football State Championships take place at AT&T Stadium from Wednesday, December 14 – Saturday, December 17, 2016. The Arlington Convention &…

Celebrate the Season with the Animal Services Angel Tree & Adoption Specials

Located in the lobby of Arlington Animal Services is a glistening tree donated by one grateful patron. Adorning each tag hanging from the tree is an item Arlington Animal Services hopes to see donated this holiday season. The items listed range from dish soap to animal blankets and paper towels.  It’s…

Arlington Residents & Visitors Brave Wet Weather at Holiday Lights Parade

The cold and wet weather didn’t stop several Arlington residents and visitors from enjoying the Holiday Lights Parade and tree lighting in Downtown on Saturday, December 3, 2016. The live entertainment was moved inside to J. Gilligan’s from the Levitt Pavilion due to the rain and included a performance from Hannah…

A Look at Texas Christkindl Market’s Weekend Events, Rain or Shine

Brush off your umbrella and enjoy some hot glühwein in the German-inspired village of the Texas Christkindl Market. As always, this week visitors will have an opportunity to see new musical performances, special activities and events. Here are some of the highlights not to be missed in The American Dream City:Visitors…

CANCELLED: Animal Shelter’s Mobile Adoption Dec. 3 Event Has a Holiday Twist

This event is cancelled due to anticipated inclement weather. No event will take place on the fourth Saturday this month on December 24, due to the Christmas holiday (the December 24 event is rescheduled for the 10th of December, weather permitting). From 10:30 a. m. to 3:30 p. m. this Saturday, December 3, the Arlington Animal…

‘A Christmas Carol’ Opens at Theatre Arlington Fri. Dec. 2, 2016

As the calendar turns to December, residents and visitors are invited to check out a holiday classic at Theatre Arlington in Downtown with the opening of A Christmas Carol: Scrooge & Marley!The show opens Friday, December 2 and runs through December 18, 2016 at Theatre Arlington, located at 305 W. Main…

Arlington Music Hall’s Christmaspectacular! Opens Dec. 2, 2016

With the holidays in full swing, Arlington Music Hall invites residents and visitors to be among the first to experience the newest Christmas show in the DFW Metroplex – Christmaspectacular!, which opens Friday, Dec. 2 and continues through Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016. Showcasing sensational singers, dynamic dancers, charming children, a kick-line of…

Families Celebrate the Holidays at Opening of Texas Christkindl Market

On Friday a multitude of merry scenes and scrumptious scents unfolded on the northern side of Globe Life Park for the kickoff of the Texas Christkindl Market, one of the largest open-air holiday markets in the Southwest. Families danced to live German music, adults sipped on glüwein, visitors purchased handcrafted…

Interlochen: A Holiday Lights Tradition Starts Fri. Dec. 16, 2016

Interlochen Map 2016 Interlochen, one of the largest holiday light displays in north Texas celebrates its 41st year in The American Dream City. The Arlington Police Department can help you navigate safely through this wonderland of lights. Beginning Friday, Dec. 16, through Dec. 25, 2016, the Arlington Police Department will setup traffic control posts…