Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

New Restaurant and Bar Openings

Posted On December 6, 2017 | Laurie James

It’s a wonderful time to eat (and drink) in Fort Worth. There are so many new and unusual eateries opening up all over town – here’s a taste of a few! Ampersand is kind of like Batman , Superman , Wonder Woman or any superheroes with a double identity: Mild-mannered coffeehouse by day, fun times bar

Fort Worth Family Fun in December

Posted On November 30, 2017 | Autumn Rose Reo

There are so many ways to spend the Christmas holiday in Cowtown. Here's our pick of what to see and do throughout the final month of 2017. December 2 & 3 A Clearfork Christmas - The Shops at Clearfork Disguise your holiday shopping as another day of family Christmas fun when you take the kids to

Chili Favorites in Fort Worth

Posted On November 27, 2017 | Laurie James

Goodbye turkey, hello chili! Here in Texas, we love our chili. We have multiple ways to cook the dish, and just as many chili contests –– at last month’s Fort Worth Firefighters Chili Cook-off , I got to judge firehouse classics from about two dozen participants. Some had secret ingredients –– bear meat, beer  and whiskey were among the most interesting. 
Nothing gets you into the holiday mood like a seasonal musical, ballet or even a classic holiday movie. Fort Worth is full of the Spirit of Christmas past (and Christmas presents)! Here’s your Art and About roundup, holiday-style. Irving Berlin’s White Christmas runs November 14 - 19. As part of

Fort Worth-y Gifts For Any Occasion

Posted On November 15, 2017 | Laurie James

Buying a gift for the Fort Worth fanatic in your life? Here are our top picks for the best shops with the most Cowtown flair. Billy Bob's Texas As the World’s Largest Honky Tonk , Billy Bob’s Texas has a fittingly big gift store. Of course you can get t-shirts, caps, and accessories, but Billy Bob’s