- TripBuzz found 348 things to do with kids in or near Arlington, Texas, including 325 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Dallas, Fort Worth, Irving and Grapevine.
- From Cowboys Stadium to Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, the Arlington area offers 98 different types of family activities, including: Sports Stadiums (Professional), Amusement Parks (All Ages), Movie Theaters and Observatories & Planetariums.
- The 50th largest city in the United States, Arlington is the 7th largest city in the state of Texas. With a college, General Motors assembly plant, and professional baseball team, Arlington is known or its mixture of education, industry, and entertainment. It is also known for its annual events, including the Arlington Family Expo.
Take a four-legged friend for some outdoor time at Tails and Trails Dog Park. Shaded areas, walking trails, water fountains and benches are available, and dogs are allowed off leashes. Open during daylight hours. Admission is free.
The University of Texas at Arlington's Planetarium offers both pre-recorded programs and live stargazing year-round. One-hour shows include guided stargazing in the theatre with a space scientist, along with a 30-minute recorded program.
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700 Planetarium Place, UT Arlington, Arlington, TX 76019 MoreLess Info
Live stargazing is on the menu at Planetarium at the University of Texas at Arlington. These one-hour shows are presented on a 60-foot dome screen and consist of stargazing of tonight's sky presented by a space scientist.
A spacious place where dogs can freely roam, Tails and Trails has designated spaces for both small and large dogs. For added convenience, the park is equipped with doggie water fountains and park benches for the comfort of pet owners.
Cravens Park in Arlington Texas features 86 acres of recreational space for biking, basketball, baseball, fishing and picnicking. Two tennis courts, two volleyball courts and concession stands are also featured at the site.
Every Halloween season, Fright Fest: Six Flags offers several haunted attractions showcasing new horror themes each year. Each attraction features actors dressed in costume and makeup to depict horror characters.
An eight-screen movie theater, Movie Tavern Green Oaks displays first-run feature films using digital projection. The theater offers 3D movies, a full service bar, party hosting and a full dining menu including pizza, pasta, burgers and salads.
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621 Six Flags Drive, Arlington, TX 76011 MoreLess Info
Celebrating 5,000 years of the sport of bowling, the International Bowling Museum and Hall of Fame, is a fun-filled visit for keglers and non-keglers alike. See surprising interactive exhibits, memorabilia and more, while learning about the sports greatest heroes.