Texas Live! Grand Opening


August 09, 2018 to August 12, 2018
12:00 AM


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The grand opening celebration for Texas Live! will take place Thursday, August 9 – Sunday, August 12 in the Arlington Entertainment District. One of the largest and most exciting sports-anchored developments in the country, the $250 million world-class dining, entertainment and hospitality district will debut local, regional and national dining and entertainment, as well as an outdoor event pavilion, Arlington Backyard.

Additionally, a 14-story, 302-room luxury Live! by Loews hotel with a 35,000 square foot Grand Event Center is currently under construction and will open in 2019.

The first of its kind in the country, the flagship Live! by Loews hotel will provide a spectacular location for meetings, events and conventions, as well as a special destination for sports fans, visitors and families.

Grand opening festivities for Texas Live! will kick off Thursday, August 9 with national recording artist and Dallas-Fort Worth native, Toadies, performing on the Arlington Backyard stage. The celebration will continue throughout the weekend with a packed line up of live music and entertainment, events and activities for the entire community.

Official Texas Rangers Away Game Watch Parties on Friday-Sunday.
Thursday, August 9:
-Venues open to the public at 8pm
-Doors open at 7pm for the free concert featuring Toadies with Eleven Hundred Springs at Arlington Backyard. Must be 21 and up.

Friday, August 10:
-11am: Texas Live! opens to the public
-8pm concert featuring Bleachers with Joywave at Arlington Backyard. Must be 21 and up.

Saturday, August 11:
-11am: Texas Live! opens to the public
-12:05pm: Official Texas Rangers Away Game Watch Party
-8pm concert featuring Kip Moore at Arlington Backyard. Must be 21 and older.

Free Family Day on Sunday, August 12:
-11am: Texas Live! opens to the public
-11am: Family Fun Day. Bring the kids out for a day of fun to a free family event at Texas Live! Enjoy live music and entertainment from Arlington’s' premiere family performers, plus arts and crafts, moonwalks, face painters, jugglers, puppets, sports games, and giveaways. All ages are welcome to participate.