Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Tag - Downtown

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
There are always a ton of events and activities going on in the city. But what about the spots for your teen to just "hang out?" Depending on their interests, we've compiled a list of places, indoor and outdoor, to send your teen for some supervised fun. Backwoods Paddlesports at Panther Island
Between visiting some of Fort Worth’s favorite festivals, running with The Herd in the Stockyards, and playing Pokémon Go , you’ve probably crossed our great city dozens of times. Did you realize that Fort Worth is part of what’s called the Texas Lakes Trail regions , one of the 10 historic Texas
With Fort Worth’s vibrant restaurant scene, it seems like there’s always something opening. January is no exception, but this month, there are an unusual amount of re-openings as well. Here’s a list of new and renewed restaurants. Blue Mesa , the Southwestern cuisine hot spot famous for Blue
Ahh, the start of a new year. With it comes ideas, promises and intentions to see more, be more, and do more. Use this month of change to your advantage and make plans to spend more time as a family, with friends, or even just committing yourself to experiencing everything that is fantastic and
The Blue Zones movement began as part of the Healthy Cities initiative to help transform Fort Worth into a more livable, healthy environment with a better quality of life for everyone. Blue Zones® is based on almost a decade’s worth of research into cities and countries where personal habits made a

Year-round Patios in Fort Worth

Posted On December 19, 2016 | Laurie James

One of the best things about the North Texas climate is that it’s hospitable to al fresco dining over several seasons. While it’s not possible to eat outside every single day, many of Fort Worth’s restaurants have modified the environments on their respective patios and outdoor spaces to make them

Happiest Hours in Fort Worth

Posted On December 5, 2016 | Laurie James

‘Tis always the season to think about cocktails, good food and making merry. Here are a few suggestions for Fort Worth’s happiest hours. 44 Bootlegger – The retailer-turned-bar on Magnolia offers 44 craft beers, 44 wines from around the world, and a lovely selection of craft cocktails. The menu is