Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Author: Sarah Covington

Sarah is the Assistant Director of Public Relations for the Fort Worth CVB and covers a variety of topics.

We've talked a lot about the cattle drive this year, but what exactly is it and what's the historical importance of it? Local historian Doug Harman helps break it down with these 10 must-know facts about the 150th anniversary of the Chisholm Trail. WHAT IS A CATTLE DRIVE? It is the movement of
Rodeo season lives on year-round in Fort Worth at Cowtown Coliseum, home of the Stockyards Championship Rodeo every Friday and Saturday night at 8 p.m. On February 17-21, you're invited to Cowtown to witness a special event, The AMERICAN Semi-Finals. At The AMERICAN Semi-Finals , athletes go

New Year's Eve 2015 in Fort Worth

Posted On December 29, 2015 | Sarah Covington

Ring in the New Year in Fort Worth! Toast to future success in Sundance Square Plaza or dance the night away at Billy Bob's Texas - there's plenty to do! Here's a list of fun to be had in Funkytown: Sundance Square is pulls out all the stops New Year's Eve with a FREE event in the Plaza. Jam out to
Tired of cooking for the holidays? Here's a list of downtown restaurants open (or not): Restaurant Christmas Day New Year's Eve New Year's Day Bird Cafe Open Open Open Catina Laredo Closed Open Open Daddy Jack's Closed Open Open Del Frisco's Grille Closed Open Open Flying Saucer Open Open Open Mercury Chop

Instagram Takeover: Rob Reconnu

Posted On December 5, 2015 | Sarah Covington

Learn more about our latest Instagram Takeover photographer, Rob Reconnu, who recently relocated to Fort Worth from North Carolina. We can't think of a better way of getting to know a new city than photographing it! Follow the @VisitFortWorth account Sunday, December 6 - Saturday, December 12. Where