March 2017 Around Town

The Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) is partnering with Fort Worth’s urban angling community to bring back TRWD Flyfest. The festival will be a family-friendly day of fly fishing, food, wine and craft beer in and along the Clear Fork of the Trinity River. Whether you are an experienced angler or have never touched a fly rod, this fun day…

February 2017 Around Town

Welcome to our cozy, intimate neighborhood gathering spot. Open daily for dinner and for brunch on Saturday and Sunday, Winslow’s is the ideal place to grab pizza and wine with friends, Happy Hour with a colleague, dinner with the family, an after work cocktail or waffles and mimosas on the weekend.

January 2017 Around Town

The Medi-Weightloss® Program is not a diet; it’s a lifestyle change! Get off the dieting roller coaster and rejuvenate your life, learning to live healthy and lean for a lifetime. Our trained professionals help make your weight loss journey stress free and uncomplicated. On average, patients compliant with the Medi-Weightloss® Program lose 6.4 pounds the first week and 14 pounds…

December 2016 Around Town

Is open for the holiday season. The ice rink, which features real ice, is located at Coyote Drive-In and will have the Downtown skyline as a picturesque backdrop. The ice rink is separate from the drive-in and a ticket to Coyote is not necessary to skate. However, Panther Island Ice patrons can still utilize Coyote amenities such as restrooms and…

November 2016 Around Town

When it comes to Southern hospitality, it's not all about fine china and formal wear. It’s entertaining at a tailgate party! A tailgate party, originating in the United States, is a social event held on grounds of a stadium, a parking lot, an arena and usually before, during or after a sports event or a concert. It’s a new way…

October 2016 Around Town

Keep it local! Shop handmade & support your local economy at the Funky Finds Holiday Shopping Experience! This FREE indoor event is family AND pet-friendly and features over 100 Artists, Crafters, Designers, Authors & Gourmet Food Makers selling their uniquely hand-crafted items. On-site pet adoptions, Toys for Tots drive, charitable raffle, paint classes, and photos with Santa Claus are just…

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will be held Saturday September 24, 8:30-11:00. We are excited this year to have found a location close to home. Our Family Run, Walk and Fitness Festival will be at the Z Boaz Park North on Camp Bowie. There will be prizes, food, music and surprises. Again the event will benefit WestAid, a non-profit agency at 7940 Camp Bowie working…

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Wings of Hope Equitherapy is a non-profit equestrian therapy program providing equine assisted activities to both children and adults with disabilities. Beginning in 1996, we are now in our 20th year of operation and have grown to serve 132 individuals weekly through multiple programs. Through equine assisted activities, those we serve are better able to deal with the daily challenges…

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Founder of Enhanced Moments and author of “Creating Moments of Joy,” Jolene Brackey, will be hosting a seminar to educate Alzheimer’s and dementia caregivers and professionals in Southlake, Texas on August 10 and again on August 11 in Hudson Oaks, Texas. Brackey has extensive experience working along those with Alzheimer’s and dementia and their caregivers. Her training focuses on the…

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Rockin’ the River is back for the sixth year and we have a great season lined up; we’re bringing in some fresh acts as well as favorites from previous years. New this season is an all day, series finale happening on Saturday, August 13. “Since we started Rockin’ the River six years ago, our tubers have asked for the opportunity…

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Shop Small Fort Worth is a group that gives local craftsmen/artisans and small businesses a forum to sell their goods and offer their services. We are excited to have a fun platform where businesses can sell their handmade items as well as expose their passions, ideas and creative concepts through their businesses!

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Exciting Can News! Couture in a Can debuted their 2nd Airstream, Can II, @ the end of February! Why is this so exciting? Well, Can II is not only 7 feet longer it is also equipped with 4 fitting rooms. What does this mean? Well, it means less time waiting to try on and more room for fabulous Can goodies.…

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Make plans now to attend TRWD Flyfest Saturday, March 12 in Fort Worth. TRWD Flyfest will be a family-friendly day of fly fishing, food, wine and craft beer in and along the rippling waters of the Clear Fork of the Trinity River. Whether you are an experienced angler or have never touched a fly rod, this fun day will have…







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Oliver Dyer’s is a family owned and operated appliance store that has been serving customers since 1945. The store was originally just a repair shop called Dyer’s Automatic Washing Machine Repair until they began offering a sales department and selling Maytag products. They now have grown so much that they carry such brands as Maytag, Whirlpool, Frigidaire, GE, GE Profile,…

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After 3.5 years of business Leah’s Sweet Treats has expanded their current storefront to the space next door. With double the size they now offer ample seating, three more cases to sell new products (including Funky Town Donuts and Cuppa Craft Coffee Co. every morning). Leah’s even has a “kids area” complete with a play kitchen and “Mom area” across…

December 2015 Around Town

Community Food Bank will be giving out 8,000 food boxes to those who are in need during the Holidays. West FW Lifestyle is supporting the Community Food Bank this holiday season with a fun twist. This is open to individuals, families, businesses, churches etc. Whoever collects the most of the items listed below will have a feature story and photo…

November 2015 Around Town

One of the biggest misconceptions about women is that they ALL love to shop, but actually ALL women just like to look great and many hate the process. That is how Couture in a Can came about in 2012. Couture in a Can is a ladies' mobile boutique that brings the store to you in their converted Airstream trailer. They…

October 2015 Around Town

We’re pleased to announce the First Annual Aventino’s Italian Meatball Competition, sponsored by West FW Lifestyle magazine, where home cooks get a chance to show off their culinary skills. Send us your favorite homemade Italian meatball recipe with a photo for a chance to have your recipe featured in the magazine and served on the Aventino's dinner menu for one…

September 2015 Around Town

Fort Worth art lovers should mark their calendars: September 12th, from 1 to 9 p.m., Lisa McConnell Design Studio will play host to artist Cyn McCurry in celebration of the Fall Gallery Night. Lisa’s pedigree as a craftsman identifies her as someone with a acute artistic sense, and her choice of Ms. McCurry should please collectors and casual viewers alike.

August 2015 Around Town

Founded in November 2013 as a non-profit, 501(c)(3), organization, primarily, to aid in the medical cost of the retired Fort Worth Police service dogs. Upon retirement of a police service dog in Fort Worth all veterinary costs fall onto the handler, who assumes full financial responsibility for the dog. This fund was created to ensure that the retired police service…

July 2015 Around Town

DFW's premier indoor shooting range is hosting a summer shooting league for kids aged 8 to 15. Kids with all levels of shooting experience are welcome to join. All shooters will use a .22 caliber pistol and if you don't have one, the range can provide one. The shooters will need a maximum of 50 rounds per week for 6…

June 2015 Around Town

Disney's professional education course covers five powerful lessons in business, lessons carefully developed by the Disney Organization in its never-ending pursuit of excellence. These universal pillars of a successful business -- leadership, culture, service, brand and innovation -- are the keys to sustained business excellence. Together, these lessons forge an enduring bond between inspired leaders, motivated employees, satisfied customers, and an…

May 2015 Around Town

 Join Avention's for a very special evening when Guynell Whetstone of Lange Twins Winery will showcase the finest of LangeTwins varietals paired with five courses of homemade Italian fare prepared by Chef Chris Hight.