Visit Fort Worth Releases New Social Distancing Content
New blogs and resource pages added
(FORT WORTH, Texas) April 2, 2020 – Visit Fort Worth (VFW) has launched new content and a revamped homepage on FortWorth.com to encourage locals to stay home and stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Seven new blogs were released highlighting virtual ways locals and future visitors can explore the city. Featured content includes Fort Worth Stories Season 1 and 2, a Culinary Series and the newly produced Diverse Fort Worth videos. Popular attractions that have gone “digital” like the Fort Worth Zoo, Artes de la Rosa, the Museums of the Cultural District, the Fort Worth Herd and the Fort Worth Public Library are also mentioned.
Visit Fort Worth Blog Content:
- Experience Fort Worth Virtually
- Support Local Musicians and Artists
- Fort Worth Family Fun Done Virtually
- Filmed in Fort Worth: Stream Movies, TV Series and More
- Shop Local + Online in Fort Worth
- Dining with WERO: Chilaquiles Verde
- Virtual Museum Tours in Fort Worth
VFW is working hard to promote nationally attractions and businesses suffering during this time. Virtual experiences at museums, attractions and small businesses have been featured in Forbes, CBS News and Town & Country to name a few.
The homepage of www.FortWorth.com has been restructured to serve as a resource for locals including information about Restaurant Curbside & Delivery options, Small Business Resources, Event Cancellations and Postponements and COVID-19 Health Resources -- in partnership with the City of Fort Worth, Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce and other partners.
Restaurants wishing to add their new curbside options to the list may submit their information here.
“We have shifted our focus from inviting visitors to helping the hospitality industry,” said Mitch Whitten, executive vice president of marketing and strategy for Visit Fort Worth. “Our team is working to produce new content and curate information for small businesses, the creative industry and our residents. We know travel will come back strong, in the meantime we are here to support our community.”
VFW continues to work with the City and Chamber to update visitors and locals on developments surrounding COVID-19. It’s our responsibility to help #flattenthecurve. Please visit www.FortWorth.com for more information.
Visit Fort Worth is the official destination marketing organization of the 13th-largest city in the United States, dedicated to promoting Fort Worth as a premier business and leisure destination with thriving centers of creativity, culture and commerce. Visit Fort Worth is the parent organization of The Fort Worth Herd, the Fort Worth Film Commission, Fort Worth Sports Commission and music initiative Hear Fort Worth.