Arlington Weekend Buzz: November 16-19, 2017
By Ryan Hunt
Posted on November 16, 2017, November 16, 2017

Photo courtesy: Six Flags Over Texas

Weekend Buzz airs on MyArlingtonTV from Thursday to Sunday. You can also check out the video on our YouTube channel.

Holiday in the Park at Six Flags Over Texas

Holiday in the Park is back for select days beginning Friday, November 17 at Six Flags Over Texas in Arlington's Entertainment District. From festive shows to an extravagantly decorated Christmas tree, holiday fun is around every corner. The whole family can relish in the joy of this wonderful season with a ride on a hill made of snow and enjoy holiday festive treats. This one-of-a-kind experience in The American Dream City is sure to provide you and your family with long-lasting memories you will cherish for years to come!

Eagles vs. Cowboys at AT-T Stadium

The NFL season continues this Sunday, November 19, 2017 with a prime-time NFC East showdown between the Philadelphia Eagles (8-1) and your Dallas Cowboys (5-4) at AT-T Stadium in Arlington. The team hopes to bounce back after a tough road loss against the Atlanta Falcons last week. Kickoff is at 7:30 p.m. CT and the game will be nationally televised on NBC. For more information on AT-T Stadium and its upcoming events, visit

Mobile Pet Adoption Event at PetSmart in the Arlington Highlands

Join Arlington Animal Services for a tail-wagging, family-friendly, pet-saving community event this Saturday, November 18 at the PetSmart in the Arlington Highlands, 203 E. Interstate I-20, Suite 101, Arlington, TX 76018. Adorable, adoptable pets looking for new homes will be available at the mobile adoption unit from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for immediate adoption. Golden PAWS will be at this event with handmade blankets, pet toys and other treasures available with your donation.

Arlington Golf - Mission Arlington Drive Away Hunger Canned Food Drive

Help Arlington Golf drive away hunger with a canned food drive supporting Mission Arlington. Bring in (3) canned goods to any Arlington Golf facility now through November 22, 2017, and receive a 20% discount on your next round of golf (green fee and cart). Non-golfers can donate three canned goods and receive a 15% discount on non-sale merchandise at any Pro Shop or a 10% discount on food and non-alcoholic drink purchases at Ventana Grille. For additional information, or to book your tee time, please contact a Pro Shop below.

  • Tierra Verde Golf Club 817-478-8500
  • Lake Arlington Golf Course 817-451-6101
  • Meadowbrook Park Golf Course 817-275-0221

Salvador Dali Exhibit at Arlington Museum of Art

Salvador Dali was a painter, designer, sculptor, writer and set designer. He was also a master engraver who could produce equally outstanding work in dry point, etching, woodcut or lithography. This exhibition features Dali's full series of Dante's The Divine Comedy, for which each of the lithographs presented required as many as 35 colors. There are a total of 101 pieces included in this exhibition. Salvador Dali: Visions of Eternity runs until January 21, 2018. For more information, please visit

Shows at UTA Planetarium

UTA Planetarium continues to offer shows to residents and visitors. This includes Stars of the Pharaohs, a planetarium show that visitors on a journey to ancient Egypt to see how science was used to tell time, make a workable calendar, and align huge buildings. For a complete schedule of shows and other inquiries, please visit or call 817-272-1183.

Ticket prices:

  • Adults - $6.00
  • Seniors, Children - Students - $4.00
  • UTA Students - $3.00
  • Children under 3 - Free
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