- The list below includes 301 free or cheap things to do in or near Arlington, Texas, including 100 different types of inexpensive activities like Movie Theaters, Music Venue, Observatories & Planetariums and Dog Park.
- From River Legacy Park to Tails & Trails Dog Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Arlington and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Fort Worth, Dallas, Irving and Grand Prairie.
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120 W. Main Street, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 MoreLess Info
Open late March through Mid-December, the Grand Prairie Farmers Market presents some of the best finds in local produce, meat and dry goods in the Grand Prairie area. Vendors encourage market goers to sample their fresh products.
26 SPECIAL GROUPON DEAL: Up to 50% Off Admission at Louis Tussaud's Palace of Wax
601 E. Palace Parkway, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 MoreLess Info
A specialty museum, Louis Tussaud's Palace of Wax & Ripley's Believe It Or Not! has over 200 wax figures, a mirror maze, a laser maze challenge, and 12 themed galleries. The galleries include two headed animals, shrunken heads, and a spinning vortex tunnel.
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601 E Palace Parkway, Grand Prairie, TX 75050 MoreLess Info
With a collection of lifelike wax sculptures, Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Odditorium has exhibits featuring major historical figures and celebrities. One exhibit has a mirror maze where visitors have to navigate through a path lined with mirrors.
The main attraction of Fish Creek Linear Park is the broad, 14 foot concrete path that stretches for 7 continuous miles. The trail is often called as the â€˜Trail of Two Cities,â€™ as it stretches between Arlington and Grand Prairie.
Featuring water-based family recreation, South Euless Park provides a swimming pool as well as access to Splash Island, a small water park. The park also has a children's playground, picnic areas and a basketball court.