From brunch to art walks, plan a fun weekend away to Fort Worth this May.
Mother’s Day Brunch
Eat, drink, bowl and be happy. Bowlounge makes it easy to take a break after a hard day at work or week at school. Check out the new boutique bowling alley complete with a scratch kitchen and full bar serving brunch and happy hour. Get the details.
Jazz on the Green
When was the last time you enjoyed an evening of live music, beautiful art and a libation or two at sunset? The Kimbell Art Museum will host French gypsy jazz band La Pompe on Friday, May 21, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to lounge in while you enjoy light bites and drinks. Get tickets here.
Stroll the sidewalks of Sundance Square along Houston and 3rd Streets to view 50+ pieces of artistic work, including: sculpture, painting, drawing, mixed media, photography and video. The pop-up outdoor gallery will showcase the works of Fort Worth artists who collectively won $100,000 in grants awarded as part of “THE NEW NORMAL: An Artist’s Response to COVID-19” funding initiative. The exhibit runs May 7 - 28. Parking for the exhibit is free in Garage #3 (345 West 3rd Street).
Discover the new shops and businesses like Urban Plantology now calling Sundance Square home.
Sean Kenney’s Nature Connects Made with LEGO® Bricks
The award-winning, and record-breaking, exhibition at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden uses LEGOs to make cool works of art that explore human’s relationship with nature and other themes. Get the details.
Kayak the Trinity River
Spend the weekend exploring the Trinity River. Kayak, canoe and paddleboard rentals are available at Backwoods Paddlesports by the hour. Do you have younger children? You can also rent tandem kayaks and have them paddle with you. Get the details.
Top Gun Movie Night
Snap and Share Art Walk
Discover a collection of mural work in the Fort Worth Design District in North Fort Worth. The interactive art walk encourages selfies by welcoming guests to become part of the photo. Share your find on social media, and then stroll the colorful Box Office Warehouse Suites. Get the details.