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Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

Go on a scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a two to three-hour city tour.

Fort Worth Bike Sharing
Rent a bike! LITA Forum attendees will receive a discount rate of $4.00 plus tax to ride a bike for 24 hours.

Movie Screening – CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap
The movie will be shown Friday, November 18 beginning at 8:00pm in the UnCommons Room.

Coffee Shops

Starbucks – inside the Omni Fort Worth Hotel
1300 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102

Starbucks – Sundance Square
141 W 3rd St, Fort Worth, TX 76102

Restaurants & Bars

View the Fort Worth Dining Guide (PDF)

Lots of food & drink options near the Omni Hotel = https://goo.gl/UPGqHQ

The Brass Tap – craft beer and american fare
901 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 870-3838

Cantina Laredo – modern mexican cuisine
530 Throckmorton, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 810-0773

Del Frisco’s Steakhouse – steak and seafood
812 Main Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 877-3999

Flying Saucer Draught Emporium – american pub fare and 200+ beers
111 E 3rd St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 336-7470

Hoya Korean Kitchen – korean fusion
355 W 3rd St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 334-7999

La Perla Negra – tequila and cocktail bar with latin-inspired cuisine
910 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 882-8108

Little Red Wasp Kitchen + Bar – american cuisine
808 Main Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76102, (817) 877-3111

Reata Restaurant – southwestern cuisine
310 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 336-1009

Riscky’s Barbeque – barbeque and burgers
300 Main St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 877-3306

Taco Diner – authentic tacos plus classic american diner
300 Main St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 877-3306

TIE Restaurant & Bar – contemporary thai cuisine
911 Houston St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, (817) 332-9110

Live Music

Breweries and Distilleries

Attractions and Sights

Fort Worth Stockyards

Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District & Stockyard Station

The Stockyards National Historic District is one of the most popular attractions in Texas. Begin your journey on Exchange Avenue, where the weathered brick streets are lined with historic buildings, restaurants, shops, saloons and other attractions. See The Fort Worth Herd, the world’s only twice-daily cattle drive, at 11:30 a.m and 4 p.m.


Kimball Art Museum

Kimball Art Museum

Its holdings range from the third millennium B.C. to the mid-20th century and include major works by Duccio, Fra Angelico, Caravaggio, Poussin, Velázquez, Bernini, Rembrandt, Goya, Monet, Cézanne, Picasso, Mondrian, and Matisse.



Amon Carter Museum of American ArtAmon Carter Museum of American Art
Now in its sixth decade of operation, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art offers a diverse array of exhibitions, publications, and programs that connect visitors to masterworks of American art.



Modern Art Museum of Fort WorthModern Art Museum of Fort Worth
The collection is comprised of nearly 3,000 objects, including paintings, sculptures, videos, photographs, and prints dated between 1945 and the present. All major, international movements are represented, including Abstract Expressionism; British, German, French, and American Pop; Color Field Painting; Minimalism; Conceptualism; Post-Minimalism; New Image Painting, and Neo-Expressionism.


National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of FameNational Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame
The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame is the only museum in the world dedicated to honoring trailblazing women of the American West. Its multimedia exhibits and historic photographs, papers, clothing, spurs and saddles tell the inspiring stories of remarkable women pioneers, ranchers, performers and rodeo stars. At the Cowgirl Shop, find books, apparel, gifts, jewelry and souvenirs.


Fort Worth Botanical GardensFort Worth Botanical Gardens
Enjoy the captivating beauty of the oldest botanic garden in Texas. Fort Worth’s Botanic Gardens are home to more than 2,500 species of plants in its 23 specialty gardens. Plan a visit to the world-renowned Japanese Garden, where the koi-filled pools, sculptured hillsides, crafted stonework and dramatic waterfalls provide a view of exotic conservation.


Fort Worth ZooFort Worth Zoo
The Fort Worth Zoo has 12 permanent exhibit areas — Penguins, World of Primates, Asian Falls, Raptor Canyon, Cheetahs, Flamingo Bay, Meerkat Mounds, Australian Outback, African Savannah, Parrot Paradise, Texas Wild! and the Museum of Living Art (MOLA).



Sundance SquareSundance Square
The heart of downtown is Sundance Square, a 35-block shopping and entertainment district where charming, beautifully restored buildings stand alongside glittering skyscrapers. Here, you’ll find locals, downtown residents and visitors among a multitude of restaurants, shops, galleries and performance venues.