Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

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Visit Fort Worth has teamed up with ManAboutWorld, a digital magazine you read on iPad, iPhone or Android devices, to create LGBTQ inclusive content. A fully immersive digital canvas that captivates and inspires gay travelers — and presents unique opportunities to reach and engage them. 

 

Bria Downey is a superstar chef and a leading lesbian in the Fort Worth food scene. She’s been recognized for her excellence in the kitchen — including a James Beard Award semi-finalist nomination — and is the Culinary Director at Roy Pope Grocery, a Fort Worth institution with over 75 years of history. She’s lived in the city now for five years and continues to find new reasons to love Fort Worth. 

Date Night in Downtown

Posted On February 21, 2020 | ManAboutWorld

Downtown Fort Worth is a charmer, as cozy as they come, with rows of historic buildings outlined in lights, brick streets, a bit of history, and plenty to do, eat and explore. This will likely be your home base for the weekend as its stocked with a wide range of hotels - some affordable, some splurgy - and is centrally located making for a short Uber ride to every other great neighborhood.

Exploring Magnolia Ave in Fort Worth

Posted On February 22, 2019 | ManAboutWorld

On the southside of Fort Worth is a hipster enclave called Magnolia that has become the buzziest and most queer-friendly pocket of the city. Nearly every funky establishment here flies a rainbow flag, and not necessarily because they’re LGBTQ+ in a notable way, but because the millennial-driven vibe here is one of inclusiveness. In Fort Worth, Magnolia has become another word for ally.