Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Author: Laurie James
Laurie James has written about food, people, music, and the arts for multiple publications in Fort Worth and across Texas since 2006.
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

Have a Soup-er Fall in the Fort

Posted On October 9, 2017 | Laurie James

It’s finally fall, and that means that the weather will turn colder….eventually, right? Here are 10 restaurants where you can find the soup of your dreams. At Bonnell’s Fine Texas Cuisine , you will find a twist on the classic tomato soup, roasted tomato and jalapeño soup , which is a little spicier
Hatch, New Mexico, is a small town between Las Cruces and Truth Or Consequences . Over Labor Day weekend every year at the closing of the eponymous chile pepper harvest that put Hatch on the map, the town throws a festival for their main crop that draws folks from as far away as Great Britain and is covered by major news outlets and, of course, the Food Network .