Tourism

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Feb 1 - 10:51am

Fort Worth is getting booked. With the city attracting bigger meetings and more tourists from all over the world, the Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau (FWCVB) is bracing for incoming travelers, launching a year-long strategic planning initiative to improve tourism and hospitality in...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2016 Oct 12 - 3:04pm

After being closed for renovation for nearly four months, the Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau (FWCVB) reopened its Main Street Visitor Center on Wednesday, debuting a new store and Fort Worth history exhibit. “The downtown core is vital to growing our visitor base,” FWCVB...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2016 Oct 10 - 9:53am

Rendering courtesy of Whitestone Hospitality One of downtown Fort Worth’s newest hotel developments is waiting for a go-signal from the City of Fort Worth. Irving-based hotel developer Whitestone Hospitality is planning to build a Hilton Garden Inn at 607 Jones St., by Mt. Gilead Baptist...

Posted By Anonymous on 2016 Feb 18 - 1:00pm

By: David Berzina Tourism marketing and economic development go hand-in-hand. When most people think about economic development, it’s usually in terms of corporate relocation and expansion.  While recruitment and retention initiatives will always be a primary focus for the Chamber, it...