Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Category - Event Planners

“Every herd going up the trail stopped here in Fort Worth to replenish supplies. After selling their herds, the drovers would stop here once again to spend their hard-earned money. Because of Fort Worth’s significance to the cattle drives, our city earned its most enduring nickname, Cowtown.” 
It's easy to spend the day in the Fort Worth Cultural District. Located within a beautiful park-like setting, the exquisite architecture is equally as impressive as the renowned works of art inside each museum. Take a half or full day to explore it all. 
Fort Worth is home to many diverse areas, but nothing is more “Texas” than the Stockyards National Historic District. Here, the Old West is alive and well with group experiences like the world’s only twice-daily cattle drive, along with unique venues, Texas-original restaurants and nightlife hotspots all along the well-worn path. Take a look at some planning options for your group.