What to Do This Weekend in Fort Worth
It's Memorial Day weekend, Colonial weekend — in short, it's a fun time to be in Fort Worth.
Thursday, May 24
Catch the 1989 classic film "Steel Magnolias" on the lawn of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. The lawn opens at 6 p.m., followed by a themed tour of the museum at 7 p.m. and the film screening at 8 p.m. Blankets, coolers and lawn chairs are welcome.
Enjoy tapas, paella, flamenco dancing and wine at Cafe Modern's Spanish Fiesta. Claire Henderson, Gonzalez Byass USA brand ambassador, will be the guest speaker. Tickets are $99 for members and $115 for non-members, plus tax and gratuity. Call 817-840-2157 for reservations.
Friday, May 25
British bakery The Proper Baking Co. is visiting Ye Olde Bull & Bush for a pop-up shop. Expect hot cross buns, sponge cakes, meat pies and other British treats.
Saturday, May 26
Running Thursday through Sunday, B&B Butchers and Restaurant is celebrating the Fort Worth Invitational with complimentary passed hors d’oeuvres in the bar and upper patio area, along with live music.
Sunday, May 27
Head to Lola's Trailer Park to find vendors selling collectibles, original art, vinyl, vintage and handmade goods, and — as Lola's puts it — "the downright odd and unusual."
The Ginger Man's annual Memorial Day Backyard Party is back with beer, live music from Justin Hill, and adoptable dogs from the Humane Society of North Texas. Glassware and other goods will also be on sale to benefit the Humane Society.