Spring Into Fun With Arlington Parks And Recreation’s March Events
By Danica Dodson, Arlington Parks & Recreation
Posted on February 28, 2023, February 28, 2023

Children playing hopscotch on sidewalk with camping tents in the background

The weather is warming up and we are springing into fun with lots of great events! Mark your calendar for these upcoming March events with Arlington Parks and Recreation.

Ice Cream Social (50+ yrs) – Monday, March 13

Looking for an opportunity to make new friends? Craving a delicious bowl of ice cream? If one of your answers is yes, come join us at noon on Monday, March 13 for a delightful afternoon spent with our senior community at East Library and Recreation Center. Your presence will be the cherry on top! Please call 817-275-1351 to register.

Summer Camp Hiring Fair – Friday, March 17

Are you looking for a fun and rewarding summer job? Join us on March 17 for a hiring fair at Elzie Odom Athletic Center where we will seek out new candidates to be part of our summer programs! Come enjoy games, on-site interviews, and giveaways from 12-4 PM. We will be hiring for all of our recreation centers, so come on out and take part in this exciting opportunity! Must be at least 16 years of age for employment. No pre-registration required – you can complete an application on-site.

Game Show Showdown – Thursday, March 23

Congratulations, you are the next contestant of Game Show Showdown, a combination of all your favorite game shows! Cliff Nelson Recreation Center will host this fun event on March 23 from 1-3 PM. Be a part of the spectacle and win stupendous prizes! Participation is $10 per person for ages 18+.

Click here to register!

Tents & Tales Campout – Friday, March 24 – Saturday, March 25

Join us for a night under the stars as we camp out at River Legacy Park! Make sure to pack your tents and sleeping bags as we set out for wilderness right here in the city. The night will include dinner, a movie under the stars, sleeping bag story time, and a good old fashion camping sing along. The movie we will be watching this year is Sonic the Hedgehog 2, rated PG. This is an all-ages event that the whole family can enjoy.

Click here to register!

Underwater EGGstravaganza – Friday, March 31

Come join us for our first Underwater EGGstravaganza at the East Indoor Pool! Children will be able to hunt for eggs in the water and collect a prize at the end. Egg hunt times will be divided by age group:

5:30pm-6:00pm - 3-5 yrs
6:15pm-6:45pm - 6-9 yrs
7:00pm-7:30pm - 10-12yrs

Participants under 42 inches and those needing a lifejacket MUST be accompanied in the water by an adult. Lifejackets will be available on a first come, first serve basis. Pre-registration required.

Click here to register!

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