Weekend Buzz: March 10-12, 2023
By Office of Communication
Posted on March 09, 2023, March 09, 2023

Here are a few ways you can enjoy your weekend in The American Dream City. 

Youth Art Month

From March 3-23, 2023, artwork by students from over 70 local schools will fill gallery walls that have previously held works by Pablo Picasso, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Salvador Dalí, Keith Haring, Kehinde Wiley, and other classic and modern masters at the Arlington Museum of Art. Since 1990, the Arlington Museum of Art has partnered with the Arlington Independent School District to host the city’s annual Youth Art Month show. Admission is free. Visit arlingtonmuseum.org/youth-art-month for more information. Click here to learn more. 

The American Rodeo and Weekend

The American takes place March 8-11, 2023 at Globe Life Field. It is a one-of-a-kind event that offers fans a unique choice - to cheer on rodeo’s finest, champion athletes, or root for the underdog contenders chasing a $1 million bonus – through every rodeo, roping and riding effort! All combined with star-studded music, a western cultural festival and more. To learn more about tickets, click here

DFW RV Party

The 5th Annual DFW RV Party presented by Fun Town RV returns to AT&T Stadium 10 a.m. Thursday, March 9, 2023. Join inside AT&T Stadium for the largest RV show in Texas. Enjoy music, special appearances by the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders, Rowdy, autographs by Dallas Cowboys alumni, huge discounts on new RVs & so much more. For more information or to RSVP, click here. RSVP prior to skip the line and get a limited-edition Fun Town RV goodie bag at the door.

Call of Duty League Major III Tournament Weekend

The Call of Duty League Major III tournament returns March 9-12, 2023 to Esports Stadium Arlington, the largest esports facility in North America! Twelve Call of Duty League teams come together to battle it out on one stage for a $500,000 prize pool and bragging rights. All eyes will be on the host team, OpTic Texas, as they bring a new team to compete to be the last CDL team standing in the Lone Star State. Of course, OpTic’s secret weapon, the Green Wall, one of the most passionate fanbases in all of esports, will be there to cheer their team on #BrickByBrick. Purchase tickets by clicking here. If you can’t make it in-person, follow along with all the action on the official Call of Duty Twitch channel.

Choral Classics 

The Arlington Master Chorale presents Choral Classics 7 p.m. March 9 & 10, 2023 at Trinity United Methodist Church. Warm your soul with music that will charm, delight, and excite including works by Morten Lauridsen, Elaine Hagenberg, Daniel Gawthrop, Gilbert and Sullivan, and more. Visit the Arlington Master Chorale’s website for more information. 

Sammy Kershaw comes to Arlington

Sammy Kershaw is set to perform at the Arlington Music Hall 8 p.m. Thursday, March 9, 2023. Learn more about tickets by clicking here. Kershaw is a multi-Platinum selling artist with six gold and three platinum albums that have skin in excess of 5 million records and more than 70 million combined songs sold! He has more than 25 top 40 singles – 11 top 10 singles, including two #1 hits with “She Don’t Know She’s Beautiful” and “Love Of My Life.” Grammy nominated for his contributions to the Hank Williams story on audiobook, Spoken Word, Sammy’s latest album, Swamp Poppin’, features several Swamp Pop Music legends.

Aaron Watson Live!

Join Texas Live! in Arlington Backyard for Miller Lite Hot Country Nights, featuring Aaron Watson 7 p.m. Monday, March 10, 2023. VIP Tables and General Admission standing room on sale now. VIP Garage Parking also available. Opening artists Lane Smith and Jenna Paulette will get the evening started before Aaron Watson takes the stage. Purchase your tickets here. Food and beverage will be available for purchase at the concert. *Garage Parking Passes will be an available add-on at the end of the ticket purchase process on AXS.com*

Fish Friends

Join the Arlington Parks and Recreation Department 11 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2023 at Cliff Nelson Recreation Center as you get outside and adventure to the pond! In this program your children will spend time learning how to tie knots, bait a hook, and test our luck fishing out on the water. This is the perfect opportunity for those who have yet to cast a line. $15 per child. Ages 7-12. Click here to register.

27th Annual Scholarship Benefit Powwow 

The University of Texas at Arlington's Native American Student Association will host its 27th Annual Scholarship Benefit Powwow 11 a.m. Saturday, March 11, 2023 at the Maverick Activities Center on the campus of UT Arlington. The Native American Student Association sponsored the free community event, which was open to the public.

Six Flags Over Texas Scream Break

Extend your Spring Break day with nighttime chills during Scream Break at Six Flags Over Texas 9 p.m. to midnight between March 11-18, 2023. The thrills include haunted houses, a scare zone, a freakshow, ghouls, and nightime rides on six major thrill rides. Stay late and experience this limited after-hours special event. Their army of ghouls take over Gotham City and aren’t holding back. Enjoy night rides on MR. FREEZE, BATMAN: The Ride, THE RIDDLER: Revenge, Texas SkyScreamer, CATWOMAN: Whip and our all-new AQUAMAN: Power Wave water coaster. Dare to enter two haunted houses, including Arania’s Murder Mansion and Labsics: Classified. Event ticket sold separately, limited capacity. Click here to learn more. 

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