Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Cinco de Mayo in Fort Worth

Cinco de Mayo Celebrations have started, and Fort Worth has a few in store to commemorate Mexico’s victory at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. From drink specials around town to family-friendly events, Cinco de Mayo is also a great excuse to support Mexican-owned businesses in the city…

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Spotlight: Rikki Kelly of Ego Tequila

At 26, Fort Worthian Rikki Kelly is already a force to be reckoned with. She's not at all what you might imagine an enterprising tequila proprietor would look like, in fact she’s just the opposite. Kelly is a young, Black woman educated as an accountant turned tequila entrepreneur. “I am actually a…

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Pan de Muerto y Dia de los Muertos

Pan de Muerto has arrived. In panaderias across Fort Worth you can now find the Mexican sweet bread next to conchas, cuernos, marranitos, and other pan dulce. Pan de Muerto is prepared and eaten leading up to Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) observed the 1st and 2nd of November. Not to be…

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