Arlington Weekend Buzz: March 20-22
By Ryan Hunt
Posted on March 19, 2015, March 19, 2015

Articles Weekend

Ford EcoBoost Challenge

Ford Motor Company 's EcoBoost Challenge Tour rolls into AT&T Stadium this weekend. The event takes place this Saturday, March 21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. It 's completely free to register. All you have to do is head over The event offers five unique driving experiences on closed courses, as well as the open road. Guests will be able to drive the all-new 2015 Mustang, F-150, Edge and Escape head-to-head against the competition.

Friends of the Arlington Public Library Spring Book Sale

Looking for great books to read this spring for reasonable prices? Head over to the Friends of the Arlington Public Library Book Sale to find bargain deals and support your local library at the same time. The event runs until Sunday, March 22 at Meadowbrook Recreation Center, located on 1400 Dugan St. The sale is expected to have over 90,000 items. The book sale runs Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and then on Sunday, from 11 a.m.-4:00 p.m. (teachers only 4:30-5:00 p.m.)

Art On The Greene Art Festival

Some of the best artwork in North Texas will be on display this weekend at Richard Greene Linear Park in Arlington! It 's time for the 4th Annual Art On The Greene Art Festival, which kicks off Friday, March 20 and runs until Sunday, March 22. Parking and admission are both free. Live music, food and renowned artists will be at the festival. Richard Greene Linear Park is located on E. Randol Mill Road on the east side of Globe Life Park and is west of AT&T Stadium.

Food Truck Friday: Spring Series

The Arlington Parks and Recreation Department continues its spring "Food Truck Fridays " series for people hankering for some awesome food truck eats and treats. "Food Truck Fridays " will continue through Friday, April 3 at Founders Plaza, located at 100 West Abram Street, in The American Dream City. It will revolve around lunchtime, with trucks being there from 11:00 am until 2:00 pm. For more information about the food truck series, contact Rental and Lake Services Manager at 817-575-8283.

Spring Break at Six Flags Over Texas

Celebrate Spring Break 2015 at Six Flags Over Texas! The park is open every day from now until Sunday, March 22. Hours vary so please check the park website for more information. There 's something for everyone at Six Flags Over Texas. Thrill seekers can conquer "Titan " and experience the twists and turns on the "New Texas Giant. " Younger visitors can enjoy guest favorites like "Shock Wave " and the "Mini Mine Train. " You can also purchase a 2015 Season Pass for unlimited park visits, free tickets for friends on select days and tons of discounts in the park.