This growing area north of downtown offers high speed thrills at Texas Motor Speedway and shopping fun at Alliance Town Square and Tanger Outlets. It features an ideal golf getaway at the DFW Marriott Hotel & Golf Club at Champions Circle. And with recent restaurant, bar and venue openings, this area draws an energetic set of fun-seekers looking for the latest in Fort Worth hospitality.
Alliance Town Center has just about every cuisine and chain restaurant you can think of. But look closer and you’ll find locally owned restaurants with their own brand of Fort Worth flavors is a great place to relax with authentic Mexican dishes and margaritas.
Towne Grill offers new and interesting menu items perfect for every type of eater. Their cocktails and selection of innovative appetizers, salads, sandwiches and entrees will ensure that no one leaves hungry. Craft & Vine offers a unique dining experience with a selection of over 72 local beers and a “farm to fork” food philosophy. For sweets, try Glazed Dough for delectable doughnut classics and savory treats.
Partial to a backyard hangout with live music, incredible homemade drinks and food trucks? Head to Truck Yard with some friends and chill on their enormous patio, complete with a Ferris wheel! The food trucks that surround the yard rotate daily and you’ll find something delicious no matter when you go.
The Goat and Raven is a good ol’ Texas pub and grill with all your favorites like fried pickles, baby back ribs, Frito pie, chicken strips and street tacos. Whether you’re staying at the DFW Marriott at Champions Circle or not, two restaurants located in the hotel will tempt you to visit. The Smokin’ Oak Bar & Grill is the perfect place for a post-golf round drink and meal. And Jackdaw has a selection of steaks, shareables, salads and sandwiches. Not to mention their cocktail menu featuring local liquors, wine and beer flights.
Whatever your shopping needs, this is the place to find it. Alliance Town Center has a wide range of shops like Dick’s Sporting Goods, Best Buy, Hobby Lobby, PetSmart, Total Wine and more. Cabela’s is paradise for the outdoor enthusiast, with equipment and supplies for hunting, fishing and camping. The Tanger Outlets has factory and outlet stores from brands like Sketchers, Restoration Hardware, COACH, Tommy Hilfiger, GUESS and H&M.
Known as the “Great American Speedway,” Texas Motor Speedway is one of the largest racing facilities in the nation, with seating for nearly 155,000 spectators. It’s home to the biggest high-definition screen in the world, nicknamed Big Hoss TV.
For parties, team building or just plain fun, check out DFW Adventure Park. With paintball, zip lines and obstacle courses, it’s a great place to take the team or group of friends.
If you’re looking for the ultimate golf retreat, look no further than DFW Marriott and Golf Club. In the shadow of Texas Motor Speedway, the Jay Morrish designed golf course accentuates the area’s natural creeks, towering oaks and dramatic hillsides. The club also features a driving range, full practice facilities and golf shop.
Parks and trails in the area lead hikers and bikers through landscape and green spaces that showcase the natural beauty of North Texas. Rent a bike and go on an adventure through Bluestem Park, restored to its native blackland prairie state. It’s home to dozens of native grasses, plants, trees, shrubs and diverse wildlife. Prairie Vista Park has a 7-acre pond and is the perfect place to relax with a book or bring a group of friends for a picnic.