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Thursday, 27 April 2017 00:00

Cinco de Mayo Without Sinking Your Diet

Margaritas. Nachos. Tacos. Enchiladas. All delicious things one might indulge in to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. But are they all that healthy? Is there a way to celebrate without the gut bomb? In a word, yes. It just takes some…
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 00:00

Proposed Arlington Lake Clean-Up | June 3

Keep Arlington Beautiful's proposed reschedule for their Arlington Lake Clean-Up is Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 7:30-11 AM at Richard Simpson Park - 6300 W. Arkansas Ln. 76016.   The goal is to improve the appearance of Lake Arlington and…
Spring is a perfect time to go outside. In Texas it is one of the few times the weather is not too hot or too cold. It is also a great time to be on the water. But spring also…
Monday, 24 April 2017 00:00

Naturally Fun 5: April 24 - 30

Here are the five things you need to know about Arlington Parks and Recreation for this week!
Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

Food Truck Fridays Spring 2017

The good times and great food are rolling into Arlington, Texas once again for Spring 2017! The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department's Food Truck Fridays series will start back up on April 28! Starting April 28, join us for Food…
Thursday, 20 April 2017 00:00

Crawfish Boil | Apr. 25 Canceled

Note: Due to low reservation numbers the Crawfish Boil has been canceled.   Love mudbugs but not the work to put together a backyard crawfish boil? Call now to reserve a spot for you and friends at Ventana Grille’s first…
The Viridian Artisan Market sponsored by Whole Foods returns for its second season Saturday, April 22 from 8 AM - 3 PM. This year it will be paired with their annual Bio Blitz to celebrate Earth Day. Come experience local…
Monday, 17 April 2017 00:00

Naturally Fun 5: April 17-23

Here are the five things you need to know about Arlington Parks and Recreation for this week!
Thursday, 13 April 2017 00:00

2017 Good Friday & Easter Closings

Our administrative office will be closed Friday, April 14, 2017, for Good Friday. Regular hours will resume at 8 AM Monday, April 17. Some of our facilities will also be closed or operating under special hours. For a full list…
Thursday, 13 April 2017 00:00

Tee It Up for Health

Many play golf to unwind, get outdoors and perhaps wager a few good-natured bets with golfing friends, but a lesser-known benefit of playing golf is that it’s a great workout for both the mind and the body. Although it’s a…
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