CollegeTown for Neighbors

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Special Events

One of the joys – and benefits – of living in a college town is convenient access to quality educational, cultural, athletic and entertainment opportunities at no or low cost.  

To help you find out about many of the great events that are happening in and around College Town:

Maverick Spirit Fridays


Every Friday from September 12 - November 21, enjoy discounts at stores and restaurants by simply wearing UT Arlington blue, orange or logo gear. Look for bright blue banners with Blaze on them in front of participating stores, or visit The Parks Mall at Arlington website for details.

blaze the mascot
Sports Fanatics
Conference-topping NCAA Division I athletic teams compete in basketball, baseball, indoor and outdoor track and field, cross country, softball, volleyball, tennis and golf.

rock concert

Internationally-known musicians and comedians, plus UT Arlington's own performing and fine artists, provide year-round entertainment.