What’s Happening in Arlington

The entertainment to be found in Arlington as well as the entire DFW area is rich and varied. Here are events you can enjoy this season.

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via The University of Texas at Arlington

Planetarium Spring Shows

A local treasure, the Planetarium at UT Arlington educates the public about the galaxies, planets and starry hosts within our wondrous world. Don’t miss the spring shows that are playing on weekends between now and May 28. Phantom of the Universe is a show that reveals the scientific exploration of dark matter, which is believed to comprise 85 percent of the cosmos. It will be presented at 6 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays.

Chubby Checkers Concert

On March 24, Chubby Checkers, one of the early rock-and-roll stars, will perform at the Arlington Music Hall. While he is best known for his top hit “The Twist,” he produced an array of other popular songs, too. Checkers’ contributions to the music industry are credited for changing the way we dance. Show hours are from 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., and the address is 224 N Center Street.

Gene Watson Concert

Well known among country music fans, Gene Watson has been singing for 30 years. He is a master of the traditional, classic style of the genre. Watson will entertain an audience at the Arlington Music Hall from 7:30 to 10 p.m. on March 25.

Arlington Symphony Concert

Symphony music can lift the spirit to higher realms, as the various string and brass instruments play the scores of brilliant composers that touch the emotions. On April 13, the local orchestra will present a concert at 7:30 p.m. in the Arlington Music Hall. It will feature cellist Laura Ospina.

Stay With Us

To make reservations at Dallas/Arlington KOA, call 800-562-3705 or visit our website. For information, call 817-277-6600 or email dallasmetro@koa.net. Our address is 2715 S. Cooper in Arlington, Texas.

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Arlington Sporting Events

Visitors to the DFW area can take in Dallas Cowboys’ football games or college basketball games in December. If you are a sports fan, you may want to also reserve seats at the Cotton Bowl in January.

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Sporting Events

The Cowboys will play the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on December 18 and the Detroit Lyons on December 26 at AT&T Stadium. If you prefer basketball, you can watch the Lady Mavericks or Dallas Mavericks play home games at College Park Center UTA.

College football fans will have a great time at the Cotton Bowl on January 2 at AT&T Stadium, where Western Michigan will battle No. 8 Wisconsin. Kickoff time is at noon. Tickets may be purchased here.

Christmas Events

The following Christmas events around Arlington will make your holidays merry:

  • A Christmas Carol will be playing from now until December 18 at Theatre Arlington. Tickets are $23 for adults.
  • On December 15, the Symphony Arlington will present a concert entitled Holiday Safari. It will start at 7:30 p.m. at the Arlington Music Hall.
  • The Texas Christkindle Market will be at Globe Life Park until December 23. Aside from lovely gifts, it will feature German cuisine such as potato pancakes and goulash.

Stay With Us

You can enjoy all the above events plus much more in DFW. To make reservations at Dallas/Arlington KOA, call 800-562-3705 or visit our website. For information, call 817-277-6600 or email dallasmetro@koa.net. Our address is 2715 S. Cooper in Arlington, Texas.