Graduation Specials on Food, Drink, and Services ​​​​in Downtown Arlington

Arlington, Texas has always been a “y’all come” kind of place, so we couldn’t be happier to host your 2020 high school graduation. Right up the street from your ceremony you’ll find Downtown Arlington, the city’s center of great local cuisine, sunny patios, unique shopping, and plenty of selfie-perfect murals to enhance your special memories.

From now through June 30, these businesses are also offering Congrads! specials just for grads and their families:


A Sweet Treat
•     Candlelite Inn: Grads receive free dessert!
•    Inspirations Catering: Purchase a Charcuterie Board or Meal, Grad receives free giant chocolate chip cookie
•    Restaurant 506: Grads receive free dessert!
•    Rita's Italian Ice and Custard: Come in with your cap & gown, and receive a free 6 oz Italian ice
•    Sugar Bee Sweets: Come in with your Graduation Cap for a free cookie!
•    The Tipsy Oak: Free non-alcoholic beverages for graduates with any order  
•    Wildfire and Lace Clothing Boutique: Receive a free gift (Choose either a mixer melt votive candle, chapstick, or small lotion) with any purchase 

For Mom & Dad (or any 21+)
•    Legal Draft Beer Co.: 10% off with proof of ticket to graduation
•    Kool Keg: $1 off any full price item (frozen drinks, bottled/canned beer, growler fills, and more)

•    Catalyst Creative Arts: Free creative class for 2020 graduates. Grads can attend any regularly scheduled class for free, by accompanying a customer with a paid reservation for that class 
•    Lone Star Axe Throwing: 50% off axe throwing for Grads
•    The Man's Shop: Grads pleasestop by to enter in a drawing for one custom-made shirt from Stantt. ($125 value). 

•    Hershey's Palace, Pizza Wangs & Thangs: Grads receive 20% off meal
•    J Gilligans Bar and Grill: 10% off any menu item or family package
•    J.R. Bentley's English Pub: 10% discount off total order for Grad families
•    Kintaro Ramen: 10% discount on Grad’s meal! V(Valid only for Arlington location) 
•    Legal Draft Beer Co.: 10% off for 21+ with proof of ticket to graduation
•    Mavericks Bar and Grill: 50% off food and non-alcoholic beverages for Grads
•    Salter Bros. Coffee Roasters: Grads enjoy 20% off entire menu in-house on your special day, includes  roasted coffee drinks, iced vanilla latte, nitro cold brew, and more 
•    Urban Alchemy:  10% off any order


Because so many of our restaurants, shops and pubs are homegrown and locally-owned, we understand the importance of providing not only a fun but safe environment for our guests. That’s because when you’re in Downtown Arlington, you’re part of our family! Our business community therefore proudly abides by state and federal COVID-19 protocols as well as industry best practices.

This is a special day for your family, and you likely want to commemorate that with pics of your graduate before or after their ceremony. Capture the perfect photo by checking out all of our murals and sculpture pieces listed in the public art directory here

While you're here, learn why Downtown Arlington is the place where creativity, authenticity, and hometown pride thrives by checking out our interactive directory here