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Posts from December 2017

New Year's Eve 2017 in Fort Worth

Posted On December 21, 2017 | Laurie James

It’s a song as old as rhyme, or at least a song that goes back to 1947, when Frank Loesser wrote the wistful “What are You Doing New Year’s Eve?” Maybe it’s much too early in the game, but here are nine choices if you don’t have plans in the Fort. 1. The Foundry District Roar into the new year
The barrel racing, calf tying, horse bucking Fort Worth experience better known as the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo (FWSSR) is only weeks away. Starting January 12, thousands of locals and tourists will be treated to several world-famous rodeos. If it’s your first time parsing through all the fun

5 Places to Dine Near Will Rogers

Posted On December 20, 2017 | Edward Brown

The Cultural District will soon be flush with thousands of rodeo fans as the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo springs to life this January with acrobatic shows, competitions, western-themed parades and lots more. When one finds themselves hungry, dozens of restaurants are within walking distance,
Christmas dinner shouldn’t be difficult, right? But with mixed and blended families , empty nesters and working hard every week, sometimes having someone cook your Christmas dinner is a blessing. Here are six options if you’re not staying at home on Christmas. 1. Bird Café Open both Christmas Eve
The chill in the air can only mean one thing: it’s time for the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo . So bundle up and plan to attend this family-friendly event. The Stock Show runs from January 12 to February 3, so there’s plenty of time to get in on the action. The All Western Parade kicks off the

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! West 7th Area Ampersand is kind of like Batman , Superman , Wonder Woman or any superheroes with a double identity: Mild-mannered coffeehouse by day,