Weekend Happenings October 17th-19th in Arlington, Texas

The weather may or may not feel completely like fall here in Arlington, but it is certainly in full swing! There are tons of activities to enjoy this time of year—from the frights to the festivals, there’s a lot to keep you and your family busy. Enjoy the weather (and the weekend) while it lasts—winter is going to sneak up on us before we know it!


All Weekend:


Texas Guitar Show

Do you love guitars? Come on out to the Arlington Convention Center on Friday, Saturday or Sunday to check out both new and vintage guitars. Kids under 11 get in free!



Arlington Improv—John Witherspoon

If you don’t know him from the “Friday” trilogy, you’re still in for a hilarious treat. This night out will sure to be full of laughs! [21 and over]



Arlington Museum of Art—Manifest Destiny: Real and Imagined, 10am-5pm

Enjoy the work of 18th and 19th Century artists who captured the American West, it’s landscapes and Native people during our country’s expansion. Kids under 12 are free.



Pumpkin Patches

If you’re looking for pumpkins, look no further! Here’s a list of great local pumpkin patches: http://arlingtontexastoday.com/pumpkin-patches-in-arlington-tx-2014/


Six Flags Fright Fest

It’s time for ghouls and goblins! This ever-popular tradition will be frightening park-goers every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through November 2!



Zombie Manor

If you’re in to the scarier side of things, Arlington’s famous haunted house is open through November 1!



Saturday, October 18:


Rally Day at AT&T Stadium, 10am-6pm

Bring your Cowboys fan out to enjoy stadium tours, pictures and autographs, plus activities for the kids! Parking is free!



Trick or Tours at Globe Life Park, first tour @11am

…or if you’re more of a Rangers fan, here’s some more fun for the whole family! Tours, games, treats and activities and much more! Check here to buy tickets for a tour time: http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/MLBEventInfo?orgid=44009&pid=7864318&agency=RGRV_TOURS&tfl=Texas_Rangers-Fan_Forum-Halloween_at_Globe_Life_Park-na-b2


Sunday, October 19:


Dallas Cowboys vs New York Giants, kickoff @3:35pm

We’ve all been pretty impressed with how the Cowboys are playing this season; come watch as they take on The Giants!




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