If we suggested taking a fun day out to a family friendly Texan city, would Arlington come to mind? If not, it really should! This often overlooked gem has all the kids fun of other big Texan cities, with a few surprises thrown in!
Love thrills and spills? They have that completely covered! You want thrills? None other than Six Flags will be waiting for you! Prefer spills? Then head on over to Hurricane Harbor - perfect for those hot Texan summer days!
Does your mind wander to the stars? Then let your eyes wander there too at the fascinating Arlington Planetarium where kids can check out what planets and constellations can be see in the bright Texan sky!
Think Arlington is all city? Nope! River Legacy Living Nature Center has miles of hiking and biking trails for those nature loving families. We told you Arlington had some surprises!
Don’t forget to say a big “Howdy!” when you get to this big city with it’s small town feel, because we know it will be saying “Howdy!” right back at ya!
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