Weekend Buzz: 10 Events in The American Dream City for January 24-26, 2020
By Office of Communication
Posted on January 23, 2020, January 23, 2020

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1. Peek at the Park

This is your chance to get your first look inside the new Globe Life Field. The Rangers are hosting "Peek at the Park" Saturday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. You'll start at Texas Live! then head over to the new ballpark. There will also be autograph sessions with coaches and players. The event is free. 

2. On Tap Third Anniversary Party

Downtown Arlington's On Tap is celebrating its third anniversary this weekend. There will be a full list of craft beers available plus food specials from Downtown restaurants. The party goes Friday and Saturday. 

3. Jiggle Butt Run

This 5k is for the ladies only! Head Downtown Saturday morning for the annual Jiggle Butt Run, benefiting Safehaven of Tarrant County. You can still register at The Runner or participate as a "Virtual runner."

4. PY1 Nights

The pyramid art experience near Globe Life Park is transforming for a special PY1 Nights event Saturday. "Eye Wonder" will feature amazing lights and video paired with several DJs. Tickets start at $27 at the link above. 

5. Nature Walk at River Legacy Living Science Center

Spend time outside this weekend at River Legacy Living Science Center. The venue is hosting a free walk through the park starting at 2 p.m. You'll learn as you go, thanks to an excellent guide. Call 817-860-6752 to RSVP. 

6. Ping Pong Tournament at Legal Draft Beer Co.

Are you a ping pong pro? This is your chance to prove it! Legal Draft Beer Co., in Downtown's Urban Union, is hosting a tournament Friday night starting at 5:30. Registration is $25 and includes three beers. First place takes home five cases of beer.

7. Winter Party at The Parks Mall

Embrace just how fun winter can be Friday at The Parks Mall. There will be free ice skating, sleigh rides and the chance to build a snowman. Just remember to bundle up! The party runs from 6:30 until 7:30 p.m.

8. Phil Vassar at Arlington Music Hall

Country star Phil Vassar brings his talents to Arlington Music Hall Friday night. The show starts at 7:30 with opening act Harper Grace. Tickets are available at the link above, starting at $19. 

9. "Ripcord" at Theatre Arlington

This weekend is your final chance to catch Theatre Arlington's latest production. "Ripcord" tells the story of two women forced to room together in a senior living facility. And let's just say things get off to a rocky start. But the journey eventually leads to moments of self-reflection. There are performances Friday and Saturday evenings plus a Sunday matinee. Tickets are $26 at the link above.

10. Karaoke Night at Texas Live!

Sing your heart out Friday and Saturday at one of Arlington's coolest venues. Texas Live! is hosting a free karaoke night at Miller Tavern. Put your requests in now! 

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