Summer is finally over and festival season is here! With the weather starting to cool off, there are so many ways to enjoy it this weekend. From your choice of live music, art, local eats or even a pet parade, there is no shortage of entertainment in the neighborhood. There is a little something for everyone and several events that are easy on the pocketbook! Autumn, we are so glad you’ve arrived.
Friday, September 26:
Movies in the Park: The Smurfs 2
Treat the kids (and yourself!) to a relaxing free Movie in the Park at the Martin Luther King Jr. Sports Center, every Friday through October 17! 8pm-ish
Food Truck Fridays at Stovall Park
Since they were such a hit this summer, the Arlington Parks Department is putting on a fall series of Food Trucks. Check out their Facebook page for announcements of which trucks will be available to try out each week!
Saturday, September 27:
Lowe’s Build and Grow Clinic
Bring the kids by Lowe’s on Saturday morning at 10am for a free class where they will build their own toy fire trucks!
Sunday, September 28:
Saints vs Cowboys
What says, “fall” more than football? Watch as the Cowboys take on the Saints this Sunday evening to wind-down your weekend.
South Street Art Festival
Take a stroll through this free festival to enjoy the 75 artists from around the country who will be showcased, back dropped with awesome live music from ten local bands!
Kicking off on Friday evening with lots of live music, Pantego Fest will be in full swing all weekend with tons of entertainment from a Chili Cook –Off to a Pet Parade, everyone will enjoy this free festival!
Levitt Pavilion Free Concert Series
Bring your chairs, picnic blankets and the whole family out for free concerts every night this weekend!
Athletics vs Rangers
They’ve been on a roll lately—take a trip out to the ballpark this weekend to enjoy the Rangers before the season ends!
Six Flags Fright Fest
Ghouls and goblins are just around the corner! This ever-popular annual tradition opens this Friday and will be frightening park-goers every Friday, Saturday and Sunday through November 2!