Arlington Texas Attractions & Things-To-Do
Six Flags, Texas Rangers, Dallas Cowboys and other Major Arlington Attractions . . .
There are many exciting things to do in Arlington Texas. Family adventure begins at Six Flags over Texas (2.0 mi), where Admiral Hotel guests can enjoy all the fun and save with one of our great "Stay & Play" packages, or just by picking up your discount tickets at the front desk. And if a water park is more to your liking, Hurricane Harbor (2.0 mi) is also nearby.
Sports fans come to Arlington from all over to watch the Texas Rangers play baseball in the Ranger Ballpark in Arlingon (2.5 mi), and to see the Dallas Cowboys play in their new stadium, Cowboys Stadium (3.6 mi). The city of Dallas is nearby, where you can see the Dallas Stars play hockey or the Dallas Mavaricks play basketball at the American Airlines Center (17.5 mi) in Dallas.
Arlington attractions listed by distance from the hotel:
Six Flags Over Texas 2.0 mi
2201 Road to Six Flags, Arlington, TX (817) 640-8900 ext. 3139
Six Flags Over Texas is a famous, 205-acre theme park that features over 100 rides, shows and other attractions. The rides have thrill ratings of Mild, Moderate, and Max to please all guests. Over a dozen roller coasters of all thrill ratings are here, and many other rides as well. The park is divided into several areas, each with a different theme, like Looney Toons USA, Texas, Mexico, Good Times Square, Spain, Gotham City, and Old South. You'll find a variety of family-friendly shows and attractions, with entertainers appearing in concert throughout the season in 10,000-seat Music Mill Amphitheatre.
Six Flags Hurricane Harbor 2.0 mi
900 E Randol Mill Rd., Arlington, TX (817) 265-3356 ext. 4812
Hurricane Harbor is a fantastic water park with 47 acres of watery fun and slides. More than 3 million gallons of water are pumped through the park, which has over 21 twisting & plunging slides.
The Texas Rangers 2.5 mi
The Ballpark in Arlington
1000 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX (972) 273-5222
Come watch the famous Texas Rangers play baseball at the Ballpark in Arlington. The Rangers play Major League Baseball in the American League and have been in Arlington since 1972.
The Dallas Cowboys 3.6 mi
900 E Randol Mill Rd., Arlington, TX (817) 892-4400
Watch the world-famous Dallas Cowboys play NFL football at the new Cowboys Stadium in Arlington. This team is the highest valued sports team in American history, has competed in the super bowl eight times, won the NFC Championship eight times, and holds the NFL record for consecutive sell-out games (79) and the record for the most consecutive winning seasons (20), which is one of the longest winning streaks in all of professional sports.
River Legacy Parks 4.4 mi
701 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX
1650 NW Green Oaks Blvd., Arlington, TX
River Legacy Parks has 1,300 acres of natural landscape winding along the Trinity River in North Arlington. This wilderness park is preserved for educational, low-impact and recreational activities complete with a playground, hike and bike trails, picnic areas and the River Legacy Science Center. Kid Friendly!