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#28Grams

  • #28Grams

Date: Thursday March 23, 2017 through Saturday May 20, 2017.
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Works Art
Price: Free
#28Grams is a one-of-a-kind exhibition that connects the public to some of the most highly representational, figurative, and abstract artists from across the globe who are using modern platforms in striking and innovative ways. Unparalleled in its curatorial design,#28Grams features a diverse range of 28 museum and gallery represented artists from around the world who have broken through the walls of traditional “art” spaces by garnering international online fame through mixing their fine art process with the low-fi medium of Instagram. Aimed at showcasing the individuals behind the up-and-coming digital movement, #28Grams is the brainchild of Fort Works Art founder Lauren Childs who hopes to showcase the method in which “online social networking is breaking down the geographical barriers of artistic genres.” This exhibition opens Tuesday, March 23 and runs through May 20. A reception will take place on Saturday, March 25 from 12 - 9:00pm. The event will be underscored by a surprise special DJ spinning some of today’s hottest music. https://www.fortworksart.com/

Dream Big: Engineering Our World @ The Omni IMAX


Date: Friday February 17, 2017 through Sunday August 13, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $8, Junior $7, Senior $7
From the world's tallest buildings to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world's largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all. Days and times vary. See website for more details. Buy Tickets

Dora and Diego: Let’s Explore


Date: Saturday February 18, 2017 through Sunday June 4, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $15 - Junior (2-18) $12 - Senior (65+) $14 - Members Free
Children and families are invited to the enchanting world of Dora the Explorer, her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, and their friends Boots and Baby Jaguar! Here they can explore Isa's Flowery Garden, help Tico gather nuts, join the Pirate Piggies' crew as they set sail, and search for baby animals in the Rainforest Maze. Children will role-play, solve problems, practice sharing and caring behaviors, and learn Spanish words. Everyone will celebrate a successful day - "We did it! Lo hicimos!" Buy Tickets

Van Grow Art Class

  • Van Grow Art Class

Date: Event occurs every Wednesday of every month.
Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Address: 4801 Edwards Ranch Road Fort Worth, TX 76109
Price: $10 to cover cost of supplies
Get crafty with Van Grow: Art Studio for Kids on Wednesday mornings at The Trailhead. Each week features a new Spring Themed craft. The April 5th class will focus on modeling your own clay bird and nest! Don't forget to dress for mess!

Children ages 2-3 can do activities with help of a loved one, while children ages 4-5+ can participate solo.

$10 to cover cost of supplies

Express Ladies Lunch Bootcamp

  • Express Ladies Lunch Bootcamp

Date: Event occurs every Wednesday of every month.
Time: 12:30 pm
Category: Health

Address: 4801 Edwards Ranch Road Fort Worth, TX 76109
Price: FREE
Ladies, need a mid-week boost? Get fit during your lunch break with a free workout from FitBodies by Sharon at The Trailhead. Please bring your own mat.

Disney's The Little Mermaid

  • Disney's The Little Mermaid

Date: Friday April 21, 2017 through Sunday May 14, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Theatre / Dance

Location: Casa Manana
Price: $16-35
Based on the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its unforgettable songs including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part of Your World.” When the mermaid, Princess Ariel, longs for a life out of the water, she bargains with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her fins for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea. http://www.casamanana.org/

Volunteers of America Texas Shootout


Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sports

Location: Las Colinas Country Club, Irving, Texas
Price: Daily tickets $25
The Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, April 26-30, 2017 at Las Colinas Country Club, represents one of the premier showcases for female professional athletes in the region. The only LPGA event in Texas, this tournament is a must-see as it attracts the top players in the world and an international television broadcast on the Golf Channel. http://www.lpgatexasshootout.com/

Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

  • Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

Date: Friday November 18, 2016 through Sunday May 7, 2017.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
Price: $8-$10
Many people are familiar with Barbara Van Cleve’s work because of her 1995 book Hard Twist: Western Ranch Women, which was also an exhibition that traveled to museums for a decade including the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. In this first exhibition featuring the breadth of Van Cleve’s subject matter, viewers experience the other themes she addresses in Pure Quill: The Photographs of Barbara Van Cleve including her Rodeo as Dance series, her striking portraits using the moon and stars as a light source, and her documentation of the Spanish Mission Trail in Baja, California, which she has recorded over more than two decades. The exhibit will run Nov. 18, 2016-May 5, 2017 in the Anne W. Marion Gallery located in the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. For more information, visit:

Fort Works Art presents HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT

  • Fort Works Art presents HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT

Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Category: Film / Movie

Location: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Address: 3200 Darnell St.
Price: Free
Fort Works Art presents the U.S. premiere of HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT in support of their current exhibit #28Grams -- featuring 28 artists culled from Instagram from around the world. HEAVYWEIGHTPAINT features four artists’ struggle as they work and live in Brooklyn. Two of these artists, Jerome Lagarrigue and Tim Okamura, are showcased in #28GRAMS and will be present along with the director, Jeff Martini, to discuss the documentary.
The documentary takes its audience through the intimate details of four unique figurative artists’ -- filmed over the span of five years. Their unlikely friendships and efforts to break the ‘barriers’ as working painters in Brooklyn, led them to raise funds for a collaborative show -- creating potential to finally land them in the spotlight.
AFTER PARTY: Join Director Jeff Martini and Artists Jerome Lagarrigue and Tim Okamura at Fort Works Art following the screening for an exclusive meet-and-greet and to see first hand their work on display in the #28Grams exhibit.
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fort-works-art-presents-heavyweightpaint-tickets-33592103887

Hotel Industry Job Fair


Date: Thursday April 27, 2017
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Category: Business Networking

Location: Grapevine Convention Center
Address: 1209 S. Main St., Grapevine, TX 76051
Price: Free Admission
Meet with several area hotels and learn about jobs they have available, including front desk, room service, housekeepking, restaurants, catering, sales, back office, security, maintenance and more. Hotel Job Fair - Grapevine

#28Grams

  • #28Grams

Date: Thursday March 23, 2017 through Saturday May 20, 2017.
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Works Art
Price: Free
#28Grams is a one-of-a-kind exhibition that connects the public to some of the most highly representational, figurative, and abstract artists from across the globe who are using modern platforms in striking and innovative ways. Unparalleled in its curatorial design,#28Grams features a diverse range of 28 museum and gallery represented artists from around the world who have broken through the walls of traditional “art” spaces by garnering international online fame through mixing their fine art process with the low-fi medium of Instagram. Aimed at showcasing the individuals behind the up-and-coming digital movement, #28Grams is the brainchild of Fort Works Art founder Lauren Childs who hopes to showcase the method in which “online social networking is breaking down the geographical barriers of artistic genres.” This exhibition opens Tuesday, March 23 and runs through May 20. A reception will take place on Saturday, March 25 from 12 - 9:00pm. The event will be underscored by a surprise special DJ spinning some of today’s hottest music. https://www.fortworksart.com/

LeanFit Class with Post Nutrition & Wellness Clinic

  • LeanFit Class with Post Nutrition & Wellness Clinic

Date: Event occurs every Thursday of every month.
Time: 9:30 am
Category: Health

Address: 4801 Edwards Ranch Road Fort Worth, TX 76109
Price: FREE
Join Panther City Crossfit for a LeanFit class (9:30am) to build up your strength and endurance. LeanFit is a hybrid of CrossFit and "bootcamp" style training that focuses on longer efforts with a lower intensity, lighter weights and higher repetitions. Post class, enjoy a Nutrition and Wellness Clinic (10:30am) from Engage your Wellness featuring a variety of educational topics.

LeanFit Class with Post Nutrition + Wellness Clinic

  • LeanFit Class with Post Nutrition + Wellness Clinic

Date: Event occurs every Thursday of every month.
Time: 9:30 am
Category: Health

Address: 4801 Edwards Ranch Road, Fort Worth, TX 76109
Price: FREE
Thursdays @ 9:30 am (class) Location: The Trailhead Lawn 10:30 am (clinic) Description: Join Panther City Crossfit for a LeanFit class (9:30 am)to build up your strength and endurance. LeanFit is a hybrid of CrossFit and "bootcamp" style training that focuses on longer efforts with a lower intensity, lighter weights and higher repetitions. Post class, enjoy a Nutrition and Wellness Clinic (10:30 am) from Engage Your Wellness featuring a variety of educational topics.
Please bring water, yoga mat and small towel.
Free

April 6 Exercise and Nutrition
April 13 Healthy Eating Everyday
April 20 Detoxing Your Home
April 27 Treat Yourself
May 4 Healthy Substitutes for All Your Favorites
May 11 How to Eat Out and Order Well
May 18 Managing Stress
May 25 Importance of Vitamins and Minerals

Dream Big: Engineering Our World @ The Omni IMAX


Date: Friday February 17, 2017 through Sunday August 13, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $8, Junior $7, Senior $7
From the world's tallest buildings to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world's largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all. Days and times vary. See website for more details. Buy Tickets

Dora and Diego: Let’s Explore


Date: Saturday February 18, 2017 through Sunday June 4, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $15 - Junior (2-18) $12 - Senior (65+) $14 - Members Free
Children and families are invited to the enchanting world of Dora the Explorer, her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, and their friends Boots and Baby Jaguar! Here they can explore Isa's Flowery Garden, help Tico gather nuts, join the Pirate Piggies' crew as they set sail, and search for baby animals in the Rainforest Maze. Children will role-play, solve problems, practice sharing and caring behaviors, and learn Spanish words. Everyone will celebrate a successful day - "We did it! Lo hicimos!" Buy Tickets

Disney's The Little Mermaid

  • Disney's The Little Mermaid

Date: Friday April 21, 2017 through Sunday May 14, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Theatre / Dance

Location: Casa Manana
Price: $16-35
Based on the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its unforgettable songs including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part of Your World.” When the mermaid, Princess Ariel, longs for a life out of the water, she bargains with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her fins for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea. http://www.casamanana.org/

Volunteers of America Texas Shootout


Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sports

Location: Las Colinas Country Club, Irving, Texas
Price: Daily tickets $25
The Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, April 26-30, 2017 at Las Colinas Country Club, represents one of the premier showcases for female professional athletes in the region. The only LPGA event in Texas, this tournament is a must-see as it attracts the top players in the world and an international television broadcast on the Golf Channel. http://www.lpgatexasshootout.com/

Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

  • Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

Date: Friday November 18, 2016 through Sunday May 7, 2017.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
Price: $8-$10
Many people are familiar with Barbara Van Cleve’s work because of her 1995 book Hard Twist: Western Ranch Women, which was also an exhibition that traveled to museums for a decade including the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. In this first exhibition featuring the breadth of Van Cleve’s subject matter, viewers experience the other themes she addresses in Pure Quill: The Photographs of Barbara Van Cleve including her Rodeo as Dance series, her striking portraits using the moon and stars as a light source, and her documentation of the Spanish Mission Trail in Baja, California, which she has recorded over more than two decades. The exhibit will run Nov. 18, 2016-May 5, 2017 in the Anne W. Marion Gallery located in the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. For more information, visit:

Hotel Industry Job Fair


Date: Friday April 28, 2017
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Category: Business Networking

Location: Arlington Convention Center
Address: 1200 Ballpark Way, Arlington, TX 76011
Price: Free Admission
Meet with several area hotels and learn about jobs they have available, including front desk, room service, housekeeping, restaurants, catering, sales, back office, security, maintenance and more. Hotel Industry Job Fair - Arlington

#28Grams

  • #28Grams

Date: Thursday March 23, 2017 through Saturday May 20, 2017.
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Works Art
Price: Free
#28Grams is a one-of-a-kind exhibition that connects the public to some of the most highly representational, figurative, and abstract artists from across the globe who are using modern platforms in striking and innovative ways. Unparalleled in its curatorial design,#28Grams features a diverse range of 28 museum and gallery represented artists from around the world who have broken through the walls of traditional “art” spaces by garnering international online fame through mixing their fine art process with the low-fi medium of Instagram. Aimed at showcasing the individuals behind the up-and-coming digital movement, #28Grams is the brainchild of Fort Works Art founder Lauren Childs who hopes to showcase the method in which “online social networking is breaking down the geographical barriers of artistic genres.” This exhibition opens Tuesday, March 23 and runs through May 20. A reception will take place on Saturday, March 25 from 12 - 9:00pm. The event will be underscored by a surprise special DJ spinning some of today’s hottest music. https://www.fortworksart.com/

Dream Big: Engineering Our World @ The Omni IMAX


Date: Friday February 17, 2017 through Sunday August 13, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $8, Junior $7, Senior $7
From the world's tallest buildings to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world's largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all. Days and times vary. See website for more details. Buy Tickets

Dora and Diego: Let’s Explore


Date: Saturday February 18, 2017 through Sunday June 4, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $15 - Junior (2-18) $12 - Senior (65+) $14 - Members Free
Children and families are invited to the enchanting world of Dora the Explorer, her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, and their friends Boots and Baby Jaguar! Here they can explore Isa's Flowery Garden, help Tico gather nuts, join the Pirate Piggies' crew as they set sail, and search for baby animals in the Rainforest Maze. Children will role-play, solve problems, practice sharing and caring behaviors, and learn Spanish words. Everyone will celebrate a successful day - "We did it! Lo hicimos!" Buy Tickets

Kindermusic Class w/ Arlington Heights Music Academy

  • Kindermusic Class w/ Arlington Heights Music Academy

Date: Event occurs every Friday of every month.
Time: 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Category: Other

Address: 4801 Edwards Ranch Road Fort Worth, TX 76109
Price: FREE
Parents and children come experience music concepts together with a free
Kindermusic class at The Trailhead on Friday mornings. Lessons include rhythm instruments as you explore loud, soft, fast and slow. These 30-minute classes are led by Twila McCown of AHMA.

Open to pre-school aged children, baby siblings welcomed.

Disney's The Little Mermaid

  • Disney's The Little Mermaid

Date: Friday April 21, 2017 through Sunday May 14, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Theatre / Dance

Location: Casa Manana
Price: $16-35
Based on the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its unforgettable songs including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part of Your World.” When the mermaid, Princess Ariel, longs for a life out of the water, she bargains with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her fins for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea. http://www.casamanana.org/

Volunteers of America Texas Shootout


Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sports

Location: Las Colinas Country Club, Irving, Texas
Price: Daily tickets $25
The Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, April 26-30, 2017 at Las Colinas Country Club, represents one of the premier showcases for female professional athletes in the region. The only LPGA event in Texas, this tournament is a must-see as it attracts the top players in the world and an international television broadcast on the Golf Channel. http://www.lpgatexasshootout.com/

Early Texas Art Symposium by CASETA

  • Early Texas Art Symposium by CASETA

Date: Friday April 28, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Worth Community Arts Center
The 15th Annual CASETA Symposium is a 3 day event featuring talks on Early Texas Art by Texas art scholars, as well as an extraordinary exhibition of early Texas Art by the state's leading art dealers.

CASETA (Center for Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art) has held these symposia for fourteen years beginning in 2003 bringing together leading collectors, scholars, art dealers, museum professionals and educators to share new research, information and discoveries in the field. Academic and museum professionals attending this annual meeting, find that new collaborations are formed and old ones are nourished. The Fifteenth Annual CASETA Symposium and Texas Art Fair is for anyone interested in the preservation of Texas visual art heritage. We hope that includes you!
2017 CASETA Symposium & Texas Art Fair

Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

  • Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

Date: Friday November 18, 2016 through Sunday May 7, 2017.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
Price: $8-$10
Many people are familiar with Barbara Van Cleve’s work because of her 1995 book Hard Twist: Western Ranch Women, which was also an exhibition that traveled to museums for a decade including the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. In this first exhibition featuring the breadth of Van Cleve’s subject matter, viewers experience the other themes she addresses in Pure Quill: The Photographs of Barbara Van Cleve including her Rodeo as Dance series, her striking portraits using the moon and stars as a light source, and her documentation of the Spanish Mission Trail in Baja, California, which she has recorded over more than two decades. The exhibit will run Nov. 18, 2016-May 5, 2017 in the Anne W. Marion Gallery located in the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. For more information, visit:

Granbury Wine Walk


Date: Friday April 28, 2017 through Saturday April 29, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Festival

Location: Granbury, Texas
Price: $27.00-$35.00
The Granbury Wine Walk is a casual venue offering visitors the opportunity to mingle with 20 Texas Wineries, food purveyors, cheese makers, artists, musicians and related vendors in an intimate setting of small clusters of booths surrounding our historic Granbury Square.

Choral Artists of Fort Worth in Concert

  • Choral Artists of Fort Worth in Concert

Date: Friday April 28, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Category: Concert / Live Music

Location: First Presbyterian Church
Price: Free
The Penn Street Arts Series welcomes back the Choral Artists of Fort Worth for a free concert premiering "CHRISTUS," a new work by S. Andrew Lloyd. A choral piece with organ, this first performance of Lloyd's masterful work promises to be the highlight of the season. A reception will follow the performance. Free and open to the public. Learn More.

Tarrant Co. Vestido Rojo

  • Tarrant Co. Vestido Rojo

Date: Saturday April 29, 2017
Time: 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Cendara Center, 3600 Benbrook Hwy, Fort Worth, TX 76116
Price: FREE
Did you know that heart disease is the number 1 killer of Americans? Latinos are at an even greater risk for heart disease because of higher rates of hypertension, obesity, and diabetes. Among Hispanic adults over the age of 20, 33.4% of men and 30.7% of women have cardiovascular disease.
Vestido Rojo (Red Dress) is a half day interactive free educational event offered in both English and Spanish. Participants journey through a series of health-focused workshops designed to provide experiential education aimed at increasing knowledge of cardiovascular disease, stroke, and risk reduction strategies. Every participant receives a free health screening. Educational panels and cooking demonstrations will be part of the day's activities.
Visit our website to register

Free Saturday Fitness

  • Free Saturday Fitness

Date: Event occurs every Saturday of every month.
Time: 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Category: Sports

Address: 4801 Edwards Ranch Road Fort Worth, TX 76109
Price: FREE
Spring into shape at The Trailhead every Saturday this season with one of our free
outdoor fitness classes from our Fort Worth Community Partners. Classes vary
each week
Open to all fitness levels. Please bring your own mat.

The Clearfork Farmers Market

  • The Clearfork Farmers Market

Date: Event occurs every Saturday of every month.
Time: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Category: Other

Address: 4801 Edwards Ranch Road Fort Worth, TX 76109
Ideally located on the riverfront of the Trinity Trails, Fort Worth's newest farmers market offers fresh, high-quality and locally grown products from over 25 farmer, rancher and artisan vendors every Saturday.

Vendors accept cash, a majority of vendors take cards.

Sharon's Ride.Walk


Date: Saturday April 29, 2017
Time: 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Category: Fund Raiser

Location: Gateway Park, 751 North Beach Street, Fort Worth, TX
Price: $35 - 18 years and older, $15 - 7 to 17 years, FREE - 6 years and under
Sharon's Walk.Ride is a family-friendly bike ride, walk, reunion & rally that raises dollars & awareness for Epilepsy Foundation Texas’ programs & services such as camps, medical clinics, and education. Join us at Gateway Park and on the Trinity Trail for a fun day with activities, music and friends. Funds raised will be used to ensure that those affected by epilepsy will have access to all of EFTX programs and services. Sharon's Ride.Walk

Hotel Industry Job Fair

  • Hotel Industry Job Fair

Date: Saturday April 29, 2017
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Category: Business Networking

Location: Catholic Charities of Fort Worth
Address: 249 W. Thornhill Dr., Fort Worth, TX 76115
Price: Free Admission
Meet with several area hotels and learn about jobs they have available including front desk, room service, housekeeping, restaurants, catering, sales, back office, security, maintenance and more. Hotel Industry Job Fair - Fort Worth

#28Grams

  • #28Grams

Date: Thursday March 23, 2017 through Saturday May 20, 2017.
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Works Art
Price: Free
#28Grams is a one-of-a-kind exhibition that connects the public to some of the most highly representational, figurative, and abstract artists from across the globe who are using modern platforms in striking and innovative ways. Unparalleled in its curatorial design,#28Grams features a diverse range of 28 museum and gallery represented artists from around the world who have broken through the walls of traditional “art” spaces by garnering international online fame through mixing their fine art process with the low-fi medium of Instagram. Aimed at showcasing the individuals behind the up-and-coming digital movement, #28Grams is the brainchild of Fort Works Art founder Lauren Childs who hopes to showcase the method in which “online social networking is breaking down the geographical barriers of artistic genres.” This exhibition opens Tuesday, March 23 and runs through May 20. A reception will take place on Saturday, March 25 from 12 - 9:00pm. The event will be underscored by a surprise special DJ spinning some of today’s hottest music. https://www.fortworksart.com/

Dream Big: Engineering Our World @ The Omni IMAX


Date: Friday February 17, 2017 through Sunday August 13, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $8, Junior $7, Senior $7
From the world's tallest buildings to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world's largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all. Days and times vary. See website for more details. Buy Tickets

Dora and Diego: Let’s Explore


Date: Saturday February 18, 2017 through Sunday June 4, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $15 - Junior (2-18) $12 - Senior (65+) $14 - Members Free
Children and families are invited to the enchanting world of Dora the Explorer, her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, and their friends Boots and Baby Jaguar! Here they can explore Isa's Flowery Garden, help Tico gather nuts, join the Pirate Piggies' crew as they set sail, and search for baby animals in the Rainforest Maze. Children will role-play, solve problems, practice sharing and caring behaviors, and learn Spanish words. Everyone will celebrate a successful day - "We did it! Lo hicimos!" Buy Tickets

10th Annual Get Kidz Fit Festival at Fair Park

  • 10th Annual Get Kidz Fit Festival at Fair Park

Date: Saturday April 29, 2017
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Category: Kids / Family

Location: Fair Park - Centennial Hall Building
Address: 1001 Washington St., Dallas, TX 75210
Who:
Community Council of Greater Dallas

What:
Presented by Dallas Area Coalition to Prevent Childhood Obesity, Dallas Mayor's Youth Fitness Initiative (MyFi) and the Community Council of Greater Dallas, the 10th Annual Get Kidz Fit Festival takes place in the Centennial Hall Building at Fair Park.

Details:
North Texas families: get ready for fun and excitement at the 10th Annual Get Kidz Fit festival at Fair Park! It’s a free, fun-filled wellness and nutrition expo designed to engage kids in healthy lifestyles.

Kids will enjoy a series of exciting games and activities, interactive and hands on demonstrations, numerous sports, obstacle courses, and inflatables, plus high energy performances at the Main Stage dance party. Parents will receive information on fighting childhood obesity, creating healthy habits, nutrition, food & cooking demos, activity booths, and more.

Have your kids take a break from screen time and get more involved in fitness. Free T shirts for the first 500 kids. Free admission. Free parking. Come on out to Centennial Hall Building at Fair Park from noon to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 29 and join in on all the fun! Let’s Get Kidz Fit together!
http://www.getkidzfit.org

Disney's The Little Mermaid

  • Disney's The Little Mermaid

Date: Friday April 21, 2017 through Sunday May 14, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Theatre / Dance

Location: Casa Manana
Price: $16-35
Based on the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its unforgettable songs including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part of Your World.” When the mermaid, Princess Ariel, longs for a life out of the water, she bargains with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her fins for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea. http://www.casamanana.org/

Volunteers of America Texas Shootout


Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sports

Location: Las Colinas Country Club, Irving, Texas
Price: Daily tickets $25
The Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, April 26-30, 2017 at Las Colinas Country Club, represents one of the premier showcases for female professional athletes in the region. The only LPGA event in Texas, this tournament is a must-see as it attracts the top players in the world and an international television broadcast on the Golf Channel. http://www.lpgatexasshootout.com/

Early Texas Art Symposium by CASETA

  • Early Texas Art Symposium by CASETA

Date: Friday April 28, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Worth Community Arts Center
The 15th Annual CASETA Symposium is a 3 day event featuring talks on Early Texas Art by Texas art scholars, as well as an extraordinary exhibition of early Texas Art by the state's leading art dealers.

CASETA (Center for Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art) has held these symposia for fourteen years beginning in 2003 bringing together leading collectors, scholars, art dealers, museum professionals and educators to share new research, information and discoveries in the field. Academic and museum professionals attending this annual meeting, find that new collaborations are formed and old ones are nourished. The Fifteenth Annual CASETA Symposium and Texas Art Fair is for anyone interested in the preservation of Texas visual art heritage. We hope that includes you!
2017 CASETA Symposium & Texas Art Fair

Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

  • Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

Date: Friday November 18, 2016 through Sunday May 7, 2017.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
Price: $8-$10
Many people are familiar with Barbara Van Cleve’s work because of her 1995 book Hard Twist: Western Ranch Women, which was also an exhibition that traveled to museums for a decade including the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. In this first exhibition featuring the breadth of Van Cleve’s subject matter, viewers experience the other themes she addresses in Pure Quill: The Photographs of Barbara Van Cleve including her Rodeo as Dance series, her striking portraits using the moon and stars as a light source, and her documentation of the Spanish Mission Trail in Baja, California, which she has recorded over more than two decades. The exhibit will run Nov. 18, 2016-May 5, 2017 in the Anne W. Marion Gallery located in the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. For more information, visit:

Granbury Wine Walk


Date: Friday April 28, 2017 through Saturday April 29, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Festival

Location: Granbury, Texas
Price: $27.00-$35.00
The Granbury Wine Walk is a casual venue offering visitors the opportunity to mingle with 20 Texas Wineries, food purveyors, cheese makers, artists, musicians and related vendors in an intimate setting of small clusters of booths surrounding our historic Granbury Square.

Fortress festival


Date: Saturday April 29, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Festival

Location: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (3200 Darnell St. Fort Worth, TX 76107)
Fortress Festival is a brand new premier music festival for North Texas. The annual two-day festival will have its inaugural event on April 29 & 30, 2017 in Fort Worth’s world renowned Cultural District.

Two outdoor stages will feature internationally acclaimed headliners alongside sought after up-and-coming acts and a variety of local bands and boundary-testing musical pioneers.

The festival is a partnership between Fortress Presents and the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Margin Walker, the team formerly behind Austin’s celebrated Fun Fun Fun Fest and now the eagerly anticipated Sound on Sound Festival, will take the lead in artist booking.

In addition to music, festival programming will take advantage of the diversity of venues available to create a cultural experience that will include multiple creative disciplines. Fortress Festival will provide North Texas with a festival comparable to any other major U.S. metropolitan area while pushing the festival experience into new frontiers.
http://fortressfestival.com

#28Grams

  • #28Grams

Date: Thursday March 23, 2017 through Saturday May 20, 2017.
Time: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Works Art
Price: Free
#28Grams is a one-of-a-kind exhibition that connects the public to some of the most highly representational, figurative, and abstract artists from across the globe who are using modern platforms in striking and innovative ways. Unparalleled in its curatorial design,#28Grams features a diverse range of 28 museum and gallery represented artists from around the world who have broken through the walls of traditional “art” spaces by garnering international online fame through mixing their fine art process with the low-fi medium of Instagram. Aimed at showcasing the individuals behind the up-and-coming digital movement, #28Grams is the brainchild of Fort Works Art founder Lauren Childs who hopes to showcase the method in which “online social networking is breaking down the geographical barriers of artistic genres.” This exhibition opens Tuesday, March 23 and runs through May 20. A reception will take place on Saturday, March 25 from 12 - 9:00pm. The event will be underscored by a surprise special DJ spinning some of today’s hottest music. https://www.fortworksart.com/

Dream Big: Engineering Our World @ The Omni IMAX


Date: Friday February 17, 2017 through Sunday August 13, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $8, Junior $7, Senior $7
From the world's tallest buildings to underwater robots and a solar car race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and shows how engineers push the limits of innovation in unexpected ways. With its inspiring stories of human grit and aspiration, and extraordinary visuals for the world's largest screens, Dream Big reveals the compassion and creativity that drive engineers to create better lives for people and a more sustainable future for us all. Days and times vary. See website for more details. Buy Tickets

Dora and Diego: Let’s Explore


Date: Saturday February 18, 2017 through Sunday June 4, 2017.
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Category: Educational

Location: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History 1600 Gendy St. Fort Worth, TX 76107
Price: Adult $15 - Junior (2-18) $12 - Senior (65+) $14 - Members Free
Children and families are invited to the enchanting world of Dora the Explorer, her animal-rescuing cousin Diego, and their friends Boots and Baby Jaguar! Here they can explore Isa's Flowery Garden, help Tico gather nuts, join the Pirate Piggies' crew as they set sail, and search for baby animals in the Rainforest Maze. Children will role-play, solve problems, practice sharing and caring behaviors, and learn Spanish words. Everyone will celebrate a successful day - "We did it! Lo hicimos!" Buy Tickets

Disney's The Little Mermaid

  • Disney's The Little Mermaid

Date: Friday April 21, 2017 through Sunday May 14, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Theatre / Dance

Location: Casa Manana
Price: $16-35
Based on the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its unforgettable songs including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part of Your World.” When the mermaid, Princess Ariel, longs for a life out of the water, she bargains with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to trade her fins for legs. But the bargain is not what it seems, and Ariel needs the help of her colorful friends Flounder the fish, Scuttle the seagull and Sebastian the crab to restore order under the sea. http://www.casamanana.org/

Volunteers of America Texas Shootout


Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Sports

Location: Las Colinas Country Club, Irving, Texas
Price: Daily tickets $25
The Volunteers of America Texas Shootout, April 26-30, 2017 at Las Colinas Country Club, represents one of the premier showcases for female professional athletes in the region. The only LPGA event in Texas, this tournament is a must-see as it attracts the top players in the world and an international television broadcast on the Golf Channel. http://www.lpgatexasshootout.com/

Early Texas Art Symposium by CASETA

  • Early Texas Art Symposium by CASETA

Date: Friday April 28, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: Fort Worth Community Arts Center
The 15th Annual CASETA Symposium is a 3 day event featuring talks on Early Texas Art by Texas art scholars, as well as an extraordinary exhibition of early Texas Art by the state's leading art dealers.

CASETA (Center for Advancement and Study of Early Texas Art) has held these symposia for fourteen years beginning in 2003 bringing together leading collectors, scholars, art dealers, museum professionals and educators to share new research, information and discoveries in the field. Academic and museum professionals attending this annual meeting, find that new collaborations are formed and old ones are nourished. The Fifteenth Annual CASETA Symposium and Texas Art Fair is for anyone interested in the preservation of Texas visual art heritage. We hope that includes you!
2017 CASETA Symposium & Texas Art Fair

Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

  • Pure Quill: Photographs by Barbara Van Cleve

Date: Friday November 18, 2016 through Sunday May 7, 2017.
Time: All Day Event
Category: Arts / Exhibits

Location: National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame
Price: $8-$10
Many people are familiar with Barbara Van Cleve’s work because of her 1995 book Hard Twist: Western Ranch Women, which was also an exhibition that traveled to museums for a decade including the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. In this first exhibition featuring the breadth of Van Cleve’s subject matter, viewers experience the other themes she addresses in Pure Quill: The Photographs of Barbara Van Cleve including her Rodeo as Dance series, her striking portraits using the moon and stars as a light source, and her documentation of the Spanish Mission Trail in Baja, California, which she has recorded over more than two decades. The exhibit will run Nov. 18, 2016-May 5, 2017 in the Anne W. Marion Gallery located in the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. For more information, visit:

Fortress festival


Date: Saturday April 29, 2017 through Sunday April 30, 2017.
Time: Times Vary
Category: Festival

Location: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth (3200 Darnell St. Fort Worth, TX 76107)
Fortress Festival is a brand new premier music festival for North Texas. The annual two-day festival will have its inaugural event on April 29 & 30, 2017 in Fort Worth’s world renowned Cultural District.

Two outdoor stages will feature internationally acclaimed headliners alongside sought after up-and-coming acts and a variety of local bands and boundary-testing musical pioneers.

The festival is a partnership between Fortress Presents and the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Margin Walker, the team formerly behind Austin’s celebrated Fun Fun Fun Fest and now the eagerly anticipated Sound on Sound Festival, will take the lead in artist booking.

In addition to music, festival programming will take advantage of the diversity of venues available to create a cultural experience that will include multiple creative disciplines. Fortress Festival will provide North Texas with a festival comparable to any other major U.S. metropolitan area while pushing the festival experience into new frontiers.
http://fortressfestival.com

Operation Kindness Hope Gala

  • Operation Kindness Hope Gala

Date: Sunday April 30, 2017
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Category: Fund Raiser

Location: Sambuca Restaurant
Price: $500
The 9th Annual Hope Gala benefiting Operation Kindness, a nonprofit organization that cares for more than 5,000 homeless dogs and cats annually, providing them with food, shelter and medical attention until they find a forever home