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Looking for events to entertain out-of-town family or friends? Here are some fun and unique ideas for family outings.

FREE music performance


Saturday, December 28, 2013

2:00 PM

Currently on exhibit is Mexico: Inside Out: Themes in Art Since 1990. This exhibit runs through January 5, 2014. This free music performance is in conjunction with this exhibit.

For more information, call: (817) 738-9215

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

3200 Darnell Street

Fort Worth, TX 76107

Many of the Christmas events in Grapevine will continue into the first week in January. So, check them out. Click HERE for a current listing.


December 26 – 30, 2013

Train ride will take you take you from the Grapevine Cotton Depot to the Fort Worth Stockyard Station and back again. You can do some shopping, picture taking or enjoy many of the activities at the Stockyard Station before heading back to Grapevine.

For more information call (817) 410-3123. You can purchase tickets online on their website.

Grapevine Vintage Railroad

705 South Main Street

Grapevine, TX 76051

STOCKYARD STABLES in the Fort Worth Stockyards offer the opportunity to participate in some real cowboy experiences. They offer:


They offer both Trinity River Trail rides and Arena rides. The Trinity River rides are offered in both half hour and hour long rides. The arena rides are 15 minutes long. Visit their website for rider restrictions.

Hours of rides are 10:30 AM – 5:00 PM.

Another fun option they offer is PRACTICE ROPING. These are offered on Thursdays at 7:00 PM and Sundays at 6:00 PM.

For more information call (817) 247-2510.


These are offered on Friday and Saturday nights at 7:00 PM. They are offered in the downtown Fort Worth area, Trinity River trail and the Stockyard area. The downtown location is at the Worthington Hotel and walk ups are accepted.

Stockyard Stables are located in the Fort Worth Stockyards.


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