Weekend Buzz: 10 Events in The American Dream City for August 16-18, 2019
By Office of Communication
Posted on August 15, 2019, August 15, 2019

Weekend Buzz airs on MyArlingtonTV from Thursday to Sunday.

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1. "Brighton Beach Memoirs" at Theatre Arlington

"Brighton Beach Memoirs" tells the story of a Jewish-American family in 1930's New York, through the eyes of a 15-year-old boy. Watch as he turns his family life into a budding writing career. There are performances Friday and Saturday night along with a Sunday matinee. Theatre Arlington is located Downtown. 

2. Teacher Appreciation Night at Globe Life Park

Join the Rangers Friday for Teacher Appreciation Night. Teachers will be honored before the first pitch, and fans who purchase tickets through the Theme Night site will receive a "Very Hungry Caterpillar" tote bag. Then stick around for a free fireworks show after the game. 

3. Responsible Pet Ownership Day

Arlington Animal Services is hosting Responsible Pet Ownership Day Saturday. This is your chance to take advantage of $25 adoptions. There will also be free heartworm tests, microchips and vaccines available. Click the link above for a full schedule of events.

4. Color and Calm at Arlington Public Library

Coloring books aren't just for children. The Lake Arlington Branch Library is hosting Color and Calm Saturday, from 2 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. This is your chance to escape the heat and unwind. Coloring materials will be provided, or feel free to bring your own.

5. DFW CF Climb at AT&T Stadium

Here's your chance to see AT&T Stadium like never before — from every level. The Climb for Cystic Fibrosis is Saturday morning, starting at 8 a.m. Test your endurance for a great cause. 

6. "Rock N Roll is in the Blood" Reception at Arlington Museum of Art

Art and music intersect Saturday night at Arlington Museum of Art. Come see pieces inspired by popular culture, and watch as one is finished during the event.

7. Back-to-School Movie Night Festival

Stop by Canales Furniture Friday night, starting at 5 p.m. to celebrate the end of summer and the start of a new year. The business is hosting a free event with food, a movie and school supplies. 

8. Sunset Yoga at Lake Arlington

Enjoy the peaceful moments of sunset while strengthening your yoga practice. Arlington Yoga Center is hosting Sunset Yoga Friday at Bowman Springs Park, starting at 7:15 p.m. You'll need to purchase a ticket ahead of time. 

9. The Schwag at Texas Live!

Texas Live! is marking 50 years since Woodstock with a performance by The Schwag, a Grateful Dead tribute band. The free show is at 9:30 p.m. Friday in the Arlington Backyard. 

10. Texas Red Dirt Road Show at Arlington Music Hall

Experience the best of Texas music Sunday at Arlington Music Hall. The Red Dirt Show will feature live music and interviews from performers across the state's thriving music scene including Kaitlyn Butts, Hayden Coffmen, Dalton Dominoe and Copper Chief. Admission is free, and VIP tickets are available starting at $10. 



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