Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Dine near Magnolia Ave for $40 a Day

Whether you’re visiting Fort Worth on a per diem budget or you’re just wanting to get a little more for your money, we have some suggestions for how to eat more and spend less! Near Southside Start your day at Paul’s Donuts, Subs and Gyros located at 1324 Hemphill Street. Try the giant apple…

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Exploring Magnolia Ave in Fort Worth

On the southside of Fort Worth is a hipster enclave called Magnolia that has become the buzziest and most queer-friendly pocket of the city. Nearly every funky establishment here flies a rainbow flag, and not necessarily because they’re LGBTQ+ in a notable way, but because the millennial-driven vibe here is one of inclusiveness. In Fort Worth, Magnolia has become another word for ally…

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Grown Up Games in Fort Worth

Giant Jenga and outdoor beer pong games are fun enough, but sometimes a night out calls for a more immersive experience. These Fort Worth newcomers are a welcome reminder that growing up has its upsides…

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Coloring Cowtown: Murals in Fort Worth

Though home to one of the largest cultural districtsin the nation and more than 25 museums, several notable murals are taking the limelight. Discover artistic masterpieces on the walls of familiar Fort Worth hot spots, all by simply driving by…

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Fort Worth Recording Studio 101

Cutting a freshman record is a formative moment in any musician’s career, and finding the right recording space is a crucial step in that process. Fortunately, Fort Worth is home to several studios that not only house state-of-the-art equipment but also veteran musicians who will gladly guide you…

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Chicken-Fried in Fort Worth!

Every fall, the State Fair of Texas opens our eyes to new variations of fried food. Sometimes the offerings are great (fried Oreos, fried Snickers bars, and the classic Fletcher’s Corny Dog). Sometimes the execution leaves something to be desired –– my experience with the fried beer six years ago…

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Urban Pokémon Hunting

Collecting Pokémon cards is so last century. Pokémon GO, Nintendo’s newest version, is an app for your phone to find virtual Pokémon critters outdoors. From the rotund Jigglypuff to Bulbasaur, to the adorable Charmander and Pikachu, Fort Worth has a great variety of Poké stops. This isn’t an…

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