There’s so much to love about Funky Town, so this February take time to get out and do something new. Here’s our guide to fun this February in Fort Worth.

Now - February 5

Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo

Don’t miss your chance to celebrate at the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo happening now until February 5. This timeless tradition in Cowtown gives everyone an opportunity to experience the connection of the past and present of cowboy life including rodeo performances as well as numerous kid-friendly activities and exhibits, live music, carnival midway, shopping, and more. Get the details. 

 

Now - February 6 

Hamilton at Bass Performance Hall 

Get ready to sing your heart out with one of the most-beloved modern-day musicals. Catch Hamilton’s run at Bass Hall, ending February 6. Get your dose of history, humor, music and more with this now-classic from Lin-Manuel Miranda. Tickets can be hard to come by, but we hear there might still be some to claim. Get the details.

 

February 5 

Texas Winter Tea Party at the Log Cabin Village 

Every day is a good day for a party, but especially for a tea party! The Log Cabin Village warms up your soul with a tea-themed opportunity to learn about 19th-century history. Enjoy hot tea, tea cakes and your teacup goes home with you. A great opportunity for kids and adults alike, make sure to get your reservation before it tips over. Get the details. 

 

February 11

Fort Worth and the Green Book at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History

Explore what it was like to travel in the ‘30s, ‘40s, and ’50s, the unique challenges faced by Black citizens on the road, and the remarkable book that helped keep them safe. Don’t miss this special, family-friendly exhibit by Dr. Frederick Gooding at TCU and a grant from the North Texas Communities Foundation starts February 11. Get the details. 

 

February 23–25

The Amazing Acro-Cats at Stage West Theater

They say dogs are a man’s best friend, but these four-legged felines AKA The Amazing Acro-Cats are doing a pretty good job of stealing the title. Featured on Stephen Colbert, Animal Planet and on Netflix, they roll, ride, jump and more. Get the details.

 

February 25 - April 10 

Butterflies in the Garden at Fort Worth Botanic Garden Conservatory

The north may have the groundhog, but we know when the butterflies come to town that spring is on its way.  And nowhere will you see a more beautiful display than the Rainforest Conservatory for “Butterflies in the Garden.” The largest exhibit of live exotic butterflies in North Texas, you can learn, look and more at the Botanic Gardens from February 25 through April 10. Get the details. 

 

February 26 & 27 

Cowtown Marathon 

There’s Cowtown and there’s The Cowtown…the marathon that is. Like anything on a first-name basis, it’s an event you don’t want to miss, no matter if you’re running or watching. It’s a weekend of multiple activities of all ages aimed to help others for all levels of fitness. There’s something about the roads closing and just letting you through like royalty as you see the city in its glory that’s always as special as scoring that medal too. Get the details.