By: Courtney Dabney
The Social Seven 2/18-2/24
Your curated guide to this week's upcoming local happenings.
1. TCU Tailgate
Bring your family out to the ballgame on Sunday, Feb. 21 to celebrate TCU baseball's opening weekend against Loyola Marymount. Start the day off by attending a tailgate at 11:30 a.m. in the parking lot with Raising Cane's and other fun activities. You will get a chance to learn about student veterans on TCU's campus and Student Veterans of America. You will also get to enjoy some great photo opportunities before the game.
Feb. 21, 2016 // 11:30 a.m. // TCU Baseball Field - 2800 S University Dr. Fort Worth, Texas 76129
2. 2016 Fort Worth South, Inc. Annual Shindig
Bruce J. Katz, the inaugural centennial scholar at the Brookings Institution, will provide the keynote address at the Fort Worth South, Inc.'s annual dinner. Future landmark innovation plans of the Near Southside will be presented. This fundraising dinner will support the organization's continued work and showcase your company's innovative spirit.
Feb. 19, 2016 // 5:30-10:00 p.m. // Omni Fort Worth Hotel
3. Library and Archives Tour
Take a look behind-the-scenes at the museum's research library and archives with the museum's archivist or librarian. The tour takes you through a reading room and leads you into the archives and special collections, which holds over 150,000 items. No reservations are required for the tour.
Feb. 20, 2016 // 3:00-3:30 p.m. // Amon Carter Museum of Modern Art
4. Blue Man Group
Experience sound and color like you have never experienced it before. You get comedy, theater, a rock concert and a dance party all in one show. The Blue Man Group is coming to the Bass Performance Hall for one weekend and it's an event you can't miss.
Feb. 19-21, 2016 // Bass Performance Hall
5. Foodie Philanthropy
Make a difference by simply going out to dinner on a Saturday night. Multiple restaurants around the Fort Worth area are getting involved in this philanthropy. Reserve a seat and enjoy a meal with a minimum of three courses accompanied by wine pairings. All profits will be donated to the 2016 beneficiary, Girls Inc. of Tarrant County.
Feb. 20, 2016 // Multiple restaurant locations
6. $5 Margaritas All Day at Taco Heads
Celebrate National Margarita Day on Monday, Feb. 22 at Taco Heads with $5 margaritas all day long.
Feb. 22, 2016 // 7:00 a.m.-midnight // Taco Heads
7. Kyle Kinane at Amphibian Stage Productions
Join comedian Kyle Kinane for one night as he shares his blue-collar comedy with Fort Worth audiences. He has made appearances on Bob's Burgers and Aqua Teen Hunger Force and he is on the heels of his 2015 comedy special I Liked His Old Stuff Better. Don't miss this comedian's self-examination on life, relationships and benediction of a cat.
Feb. 23, 2016 // 7:00-10:00 p.m. // 120 S. Main Street Fort Worth, Texas 76104