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Sports Rush: Pig Out at The Ballgame

Rush Olson
This is not your father’s ballpark brat, although you may want to bring Pops along to help you eat it. We refer to a new food item set to make its debut at Globe Life Park in Arlington this season. They call it the Wicked Pig...

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Untitled, The Fort Worth Weekly’s Art Blog

Christopher Blay
When I’m not making art, I’m writing about art, and when I’m not doing that, I’m curating exhibitions. I’ve easily listened to over 100 artists give lectures about their works, visited hundreds of ...


Top 5 Shows

Steve Steward
1) The team to beat tonight (Friday, 4/1) is High On Fire at this new 500-person capacity venue on the Near Southside you might have heard about called APRIL FOOLS, MOTHERFCKER! Glad I got that out of the way! The real show for...


FWSO Musicians Locked Out

Kristian Lin
Looks like the labor negotiations for Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra‘s musicians have taken a turn for the worse. The Dallas/Fort Worth Professional Musicians Union is reporting that following last week’s sit-in prot...


Garage-Sale with Sally

Peter Gorman
On Friday and Saturday, April 1 and 2, the Fort Worth Salvation Army is holding one HUGE garage sale. Furniture, electronics, jewelry, clothing, toys and everything else imaginable will be packed into the 50,000 square foot Sal...

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Fort Worth Firefighter Shane Harmon Finalist For Award

Jeff Prince
After 9/11, people couldn’t slather enough love on emergency workers, particularly firefighters — 343 of them died that day trying to save people. Almost 15 years later, public appreciation might have waned a bit. B...

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Animal Rights Activists Releasing Bucks At UTA

Jeff Prince
Farm Animal Rights Movement (FARM) is paying University of Texas at Arlington students $1 each if they’ll stop on campus and watch a four-minute video of factory farm and slaughterhouse practices this week. Wonder how man...


On Tap in Fort Worth: The Ale Trail

Edward Brown
The Fort Worth Convention & Visitors Bureau recently launched a project that’s the perfect cure for curious craft beer fans stricken with wanderlust. The Ale Trail is a passport book with spaces allocated to nine brewery ...


Sports Rush: Fort Worth Gets Into The Game

Rush Olson
Last week, the Fort Worth Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) announced it had formed a sports marketing department. The focus will be promoting the mayor’s bid to become the first elected municipal official to win a spot on...

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Vaqueros Will Sport New Look This Season

Jeff Prince
The Fort Worth Vaqueros minor league soccer team will be looking like sharp-dressed men for the 2016 season, which kicks off on April 30 at Texas Wesleyan University’s Martin Field. A new pinstripe jersey design includes a sm...