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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:


Don't Miss These


The College Town UTA staff has taken the liberty of choosing a few annual campus events that we think you shouldn’t miss:

Wednesday, July 29 2015

Viva Mexico! A Comic Book History of Mexico
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Exhibit - Juneteenth in Texas: 150 Years of Freedom
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

"897 Square"
12:00 pm - Gallery 76102, 1401 Jones St., Fort Worth, TX 76102

Dynamic Earth
2:00 pm - Planetarium

Copyright and Blackboard
2:00 pm - Central Library rm 315A - opposite elevators, 3rd floor

Spacepark 360: Infinity
3:30 pm - Planetarium

Discount Texas Ranger Tickets
7:05 pm - Globe Life Park in Arlington

Thursday, July 30 2015

Viva Mexico! A Comic Book History of Mexico
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Exhibit - Juneteenth in Texas: 150 Years of Freedom
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 9:00AM - 11:45AM
09:00 am - 216 Davis Hall, The Career Development Center

"897 Square"
12:00 pm - Gallery 76102, 1401 Jones St., Fort Worth, TX 76102

Walk-In Hours - The Career Development Center - 1:00PM - 5:45PM
1:00 pm - 216 Davis Hall, The Career Development Center

One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure
2:00 pm - Planetarium

Spacepark 360: Infinity
3:30 pm - Planetarium

Discount Texas Ranger Tickets
7:05 pm - Globe Life Park in Arlington

Throwback Thursday: Dirty Dancing (1987) (Free Outdoor Movie)
9:00 pm - Lawn behind Maverick Activities Center (500 W. Nedderman Dr.)

Friday, July 31 2015

Viva Mexico! A Comic Book History of Mexico
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

Exhibit - Juneteenth in Texas: 150 Years of Freedom
09:00 am - Central Library sixth floor

"897 Square"
12:00 pm - Gallery 76102, 1401 Jones St., Fort Worth, TX 76102

Stars of the Pharaohs
2:00 pm - Planetarium

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
Encore!

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