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Six Flags Over Texas’ Newest Coaster, The Joker, Opens May 20

Get ready, thrillseekers! The Joker free-fly coaster opens to the public at Six Flags Over Texas on Saturday, May 20. The Joker, the newest addition to the Gotham City section, is the Arlington park’s 13th and most wicked roller coaster yet, park officials said. After being lifted straight up a 12-story, 90-degree hill, riders flip…

Arlington ISD Education Foundation’s Annual Celebration Benefits Schools

Titan, Mr. Freeze, Batman, Superman – these are just a few of the rides you can take a turn on during the Arlington ISD Education Foundation’s fourth annual AISD Education Celebration!The Arlington ISD Education Foundation is teaming up with Six Flags Over Texas again this year to host an education…

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…

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…

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…

Six Flags to Unveil Rage of the Gargoyles Virtual Reality on Shock Wave Coaster

Six Flags Over Texas has announced it will introduce Rage of the Gargoyles Virtual Reality on the Shock Wave roller coaster during this year’s Fright Fest.Using Samsung Gear VR powered by Oculus, riders are transported into the incredibly immersive world of virtual reality and become pilots of an Apache-style helicopter and…

Six Flags Over Texas Holds Open Auditions Saturday for Fright Fest Characters

Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, is gearing up for the scariest Halloween event in North Texas—Fright Fest. Casting is currently underway for those who are willing to channel their most evil side to join our seasoned freaks, zombies, and ghouls as part of the Entertainment Scare Team. Auditions…

Fourth of July Events in Arlington: “The American Dream City”

It’s that time of year – celebrating our freedom to create our own American Dream. Here’s a list of patriotic events scheduled for this holiday weekend. Light Up Arlington!When: 6 p. m. to 10:30 p. m., Sunday, July 3. Fireworks begin at 9:45 p. m. Where: Downtown Arlington More info: naturallyfun. org/light-up-arlington Cost: Free Thousands of people will pack…