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About Me

Hi! My name is Jessica Dowdy and I’m the Sr. Manager of Marketing and Public Relations for the Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau. I was raised in North Texas and lucky enough to experience all the fun Fort Worth has to offer from a young age. Some of my fondest... Read on

Lights, Camera, Action in the Fort Worth Stockyards

Head down to the Stockyards on any given day and your likely to see TV camera crews capturing all the excitement and charm along Exchange Ave. This weekend is no different. Saturday, March 31st,  the CBBC (Children’s BBC) will be filming the grand finale of the UK hit... Read on

Spring Break Idea #6: Log Cabin Village

This Spring Break embark on a journey to a far away place. A place where you can abandon the creature comforts of home and get back to the basics. Say goodbye to running water, electricity, computers, cell phones and microwaves. Visit a place so foreign you'll... Read on

BBQ, Tex Mex...and Vegan!?

When most people think Fort Worth dining, Vegan fare is probably not the first thing that comes to mind. However, it’s time to readjust that thinking, because nestled in the heart of Near Southside District on Magnolia Avenue, may be the best Vegan restaurant I’ve ever... Read on

An Entertaining Evening at Arts Fifth Avenue

If you’re looking for something artistic, entertaining and off the beaten path to do during your stay in Fort Worth, then make your way over to Arts Fifth Avenue.Arts Fifth Avenue is a neighborhood visual and performing arts center that offers everything from... Read on

An Afternoon at Rahr & Sons Brewing

Looking for a fun laid-back Saturday afternoon activity? Round-up your friends and head to Rahr & Sons Brewing Company on Galveston Avenue near the Fort Worth Neart Southside. Every Saturday from 1-3PM, the brewery opens its doors to the public for tastings, tours,... Read on