Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Musical Odes to Fort Worth

Posted On December 8, 2016 | Edward Brown

Fort Worth’s music scene is more than the sum of its music venues, festivals and performers. The city, with its rich blend of culture and history, inspires local musicians to pen Cowtown’s beauty in verse. Here are five local musicians who captured their hometown love affair in song. "Good

Happiest Hours This Season

Posted On December 5, 2016 | Laurie James

‘Tis the season to think about cocktails, good food and making merry. Whether you need to entertain holiday guests or you’ve grown tired of holiday leftovers, here are a few suggestions for Fort Worth’s happiest hours. 44 Bootlegger – The retailer-turned-bar on Magnolia offers 44 craft beers, 44
The Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo is the city's largest annual event and a time-honored tradition, bringing visitors "Prime Time" entertainment for 23 days, January 13 - February 4, 2017. With the highly anticipated event approaching its 121th year, it's fair to say that anyone who is anyone in the
It's Christmas time and we are all trying to create those special memories that will bring the family together. From the arrival of Cowboy Santa in the historic Stockyards to taking a drive around Texas Motor Speedway lit up with thousands of twinkling lights, Fort Worth hosts several unique and
It’s been a long time coming, but fall/winter is finally here. Along with cooler weather, the change brings seasonal offerings like pumpkin ales and stouter brews that help keep you warm. Each brewery on our Ale Trail has a unique take on the holiday season. Here are nine seasonal brews to sip on

River Ranch Stockyards

Posted On November 10, 2016 | Laurie James

Nothing can touch the Fort Worth Stockyards for a glance back at Fort Worth’s cowboy past. The Stockyards have been a working market for selling cattle and horses since the days of the Chisholm Trail . But the area was also big on commerce and banking, earning the title “ Wall Street of the West .” The

Spotlight On: Nathan D. Myers

Posted On November 10, 2016 | Taylor Hardy

The Fort Worth Film Commission (FWFC) is proud to work with an array of talented companies and individuals who call our city home. We hope you enjoy our spotlight blog series as you get to know local producers, directors, writers, cameramen, consultants, marketing professionals and members of the

5 Fort Worth Artists on the Rise

Posted On November 4, 2016 | Edward Brown

When it comes to Texas/Americana music, Shayne Hollinger is tuned in. As Music Director of 95.9 FM The Ranch , he’s witnessed and even contributed (through his radio station) to the rise of several local rock and country acts, including one Fort Worthian currently on NBC’s “The Voice.” Hollinger