Looking for something fun to do in Arlington this weekend? Here are some ideas:
What: Quilter’s Guild of Arlington Festival of Quilts
Where: Bob Duncan Center, 2800 S. Center Arlington, TX 76014
When: Friday, May 1, 2015; 10am – 5pm
Cost: $8 cash only, free parking
Quilters’ Guild of Arlington presents the 2015 Festival of Quilts – “Joyful Reflections.” 200 judged fabric art and quilt entries; a miniature quilt silent auction, benefiting Susan G. Komen for the Cure; an AQS certified quilt appraiser; Scissor Guy will be available for scissors & knife sharpening; Vendors; “Friendship Garden” Donation Quilt will be on display and tickets will be available for purchase (a portion of the ticket proceeds will benefit Safe Haven).
What: Texas History Day
Where: Six Flags; 2201 Rd to Six Flags Arlington, TX 76011
When: Friday, May 1, 2015; 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Cost: Special rates are available and groups that order in advance will receive one free chaperone ticket for every 20 tickets purchased
Visit with characters straight out of Texas history. Performers provide a unique first-person perspective of life on the Texas frontier so you can truly grasp the essence of Texas’ rich history. Learn about the park’s history and how Six Flags Over Texas was developed. Special rates are available and groups that order in advance will receive one free chaperone ticket for every 20 tickets purchased!
What: Urinetown: The Musical
Where: Theatre Arlington, 305 West Main Street Arlington, TX 76010
When: Sundays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays from May 1 thru May 24
Cost: $17.50 – $22
Info: Theatre Arlington
In an attempt to regulate water consumption, Urinetown (a mythical bad place) has outlawed the use of private toilets. By Mark Hollmann and Greg Kotis.
What: Texas Rangers vs Oakland Athletics
Where: Globe Life Park
When: May 1 – 3 (7:05 Fri & Sat; 2:05 Sun)
Cost: $13 – $50
Info: Texas Rangers
Cheer on the home team as they take on the Oakland A’s in a three game series this weekend.
What: Cowboys Carnival
Where: AT&T Stadium
When: May 2 11:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Cost: Free admission and free parking
Info: Dallas Cowboys
Appearances by Dallas Cowboys players and Cheerleaders. Photo opportunities, autographs, carnival rides and games, live music and more. Miller Lite West Plaza.