Fort Worth Convention and visitors Bureau Blog

Tag - Stockyards

“Every herd going up the trail stopped here in Fort Worth to replenish supplies. After selling their herds, the drovers would stop here once again to spend their hard-earned money. Because of Fort Worth’s significance to the cattle drives, our city earned its most enduring nickname, Cowtown.” 
Fort Worth is home to many diverse areas, but nothing is more “Texas” than the Stockyards National Historic District. Here, the Old West is alive and well with group experiences like the world’s only twice-daily cattle drive, along with unique venues, Texas-original restaurants and nightlife hotspots all along the well-worn path. Take a look at some planning options for your group. 
The Lone Star State has never been under the radar when it comes to meeting offerings, but there are some really cool and unique venues that you might not even know about. Whether you’re an in-state planner looking for new venue options or you’ve wanted to see a glimpse into what a Texas meeting