Star of Texas Scavenger Hunt, Arlington

Arlington, home of the Cowboys and the Rangers, as well as Six Flags Over Texas and Hurricane Harbor, to name just a few of the attractions, has  laced 18 very colorful “stars” around the city, and in doing so has created a fun scavenger hunt!  The Stars are painted by artist around the state, and meant to reflect the things that earn Arlington the title of “American Dream City”!

There’s no great prize for finding them all, but it’s a fun day with the kids!  Once you have found them, visit their facebook page and post some of your best Star Selfies on their page!


Know Before You Go

All of the Stars are easily accessible.  While you are looking, there are plenty of places to stop and eat, drink, and if you’re as “lucky” as me, buy your kids new shoes!

Pose with, but don’t let your kiddos climb on the sculptures.

How to Find the Stars

(For the 1st 3, you can park and walk, then grab something to drink at Mellow Mushroom, order a pizza and watch while they shape the dough, tossing it high in the air! )

Gene Allen Park/Arlington Museum of Art: “Rainbow” sculpture
– Concept: DeeJay Johannessen; Artist: Izzy Espinoza

Levitt Pavilion/Founders Plaza: “Kaleidoscope of Dreams” sculpture
– Artist: Canvas by Canvas

Grease Monkey: “Business” sculpture
– Artist: Danielle Zamagni

Mellow Mushroom: “Language” sculpture
– Artist: DeMario Davis

Meadowbrook Park: “TexScape” sculpture
– Artist: Rock Romano

Kool Keg: “Star Light, Star Bright” sculpture 
– Artist: Jennifer Silverton

Arlington Convention and Visitors Bureau: “Roses” sculpture
– Artist: Canvas by Canvas

Richard Greene Linear Park: “Bee Active” sculpture
– Artist: Amy Stephens

Near Globe Life Park on City Property: “America’s Pastime” sculpture – 

Veterans Park:  “Red, White and Blue Quilt” sculpture
– Artist: Sandra Grimland

Stovall Park: “Bad Königshofen” sculpture
– Artist: Sue Wiggins

AISD Professional Development Center: “Education” sculpture
– Artists: AISD students and Linh Nguyen

Parks Mall (1st floor by Nordstrom Rack): “Constellation” sculpture
– Artist: Amy Schultz

Tarrant County College: “Word” sculpture 
– Artist: Sam Watson

International Bowling Museum & Hall of Fame: “Migration” sculpture 
– Artist: DonRay

River Legacy: “Arlington Sights & Sounds of Nature” sculpture 
– Artist: Amy Ehrlich

The Sanford House: “Arlington Ascending” sculpture
– Artists: Catherine Wehlburg and Mitcheal Veenstra

J. Gilligan’s: “Aiming for the Stars” sculpture
– Artist: Breanne Schwarz


Star of Texas Project   

Click HERE to visit their website.    

Click HERE to visit the facebook page. 

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