Fort Worth Museum makes art accessible to autistic patrons

August 2, 2018 by  

A family-friendly sensory program at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art will enable children on the autism spectrum to explore the collection in a way that is comfortable for them.

The museum plans to [Read more]

Help choose the best Fort Worth Cocktail

August 2, 2018 by  

A grand prize of $1,000 awaits the winner of the Fort Worth Craft Cocktail Festival.

Up to 1,500 attendees will [Read more]

Student artwork on display at Fort Worth bus shelters

July 5, 2018 by  

Winners of the Expressions That Move You Art Contest are now on display in city bus shelters and on buses throughout Fort Worth.

The art contest is open [Read more]

Fort Worth celebrates cowboys

July 5, 2018 by  

The National Day of the American Cowboy is a full day event celebrating the iconic figure of the American Southwest.

Visitors to an [Read more]

Fort Worth prepares for food festival

June 3, 2018 by  

The upcoming Taste of Fort Worth promises to be a hands-on experience for all guests.

The event will [Read more]

Fort Worth folk-art devotees head to Arlington

June 3, 2018 by  

The second annual International Folk-Art Market promises to be the largest of its kind in the world.

A variety of media will be on sale during the event. Guests can browse through tables filled with carvings, baskets, glasswork, and jewelry. Over 40 master folk artists will be on hand exhibiting their work. Visitors from Fort Worth may be tempted to purchase instruments, paintings, and many other types of goods from the estimated $350,000 worth of art on display.

The event brings in artists from countries around the globe including Nigeria, Peru, and Ukraine. The prices of the works sell for as little as $5 up to $5,000. Most of the profits from the sales (75 percent) go directly to the artists. Organizers expect each artist to earn an average of $10,000 during the three-day event, compared to the $3 most make per day in their native countries.

Visitors to the event will find international cuisine, drinks, and live entertainment. There will also be special VIP shopping events and a Children’s passport project.

The event runs from June 14 to 16. The VIP preview party on June 14 from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. The ticket price is $150 per person and includes access to the Friday and Saturday Market.

The market is open on Friday from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm and from 8:00 am to 2:00 pm. Tickets are $10 each online and $15 at the door. Admission is free on Saturday from moon until 2:00 pm. There is no admission charge for children under 16.

The event takes place at the Green at College Park at the University of Texas Arlington, located at 700 South Center Street.

Children’s storytelling event stops by in Fort Worth

May 11, 2018 by  

A free book is available for all children that attend an event organized by the National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum.

Telling the [Read more]

Fort Worth runners refresh with more than water

May 11, 2018 by  

The Daiquiri Dash is a charitable 5K event that mixes fun with good works this weekend.

The point of this race is not [Read more]

Women’s business conference planned for Fort Worth entrepreneurs

April 12, 2018 by  

Experienced and novice businesswomen alike from around Fort Worth are invited to an upcoming gathering to learn, share and network with other women striving to succeed in [Read more]

Fort Worth Arts Festival coming to Main Street

April 12, 2018 by  

An annual event filled with art, food, and music is taking over downtown Fort Worth this month.

The Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival takes place each [Read more]

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