Shopping this season is made easy with Six & Main holiday gift guides. | Photo provided by Six & Main
Have you made a list, checked it twice, but still feel like you’re missing that special gift? Don’t worry because we’ve got you covered with a gift guide featuring everything from clothing and accessories to candles and coffee from artists and brands in our online shop, Six & Main.
Whether you’re shopping for the ultimate party host, your favorite homebody, or someone in between, there’s a giftfor everyone.
Artful Moments: Food | Thursday, Nov. 17 | 1:30-3 p.m. | The Carter, 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth | Free | Visitors in the early stages of dementia and their caregivers are invited to explore food depicted through art and participate in hands-on activities.
Friday, Nov. 18
An Evening with Slaid Cleaves | Friday, Nov. 18 | 7:30 p.m. | McDavid Studio, Bass Performance Hall, 525 Commerce St., Fort Worth | $39+ | The singer-songwriter will wow audiences with musical storytelling reminiscent of Woody Guthrie, Johnny Cash, Hank Williams, Chuck Berry, and Bruce Springsteen.
Parade of Lights | Sunday, Nov. 20 | 6 p.m. | Downtown, Fort Worth | $22+ | Reserve a seat for the largest illuminated holiday parade in Texas.
Monday, Nov. 21
Backpacking the Ridge | Monday, Nov. 21 | 10 a.m.-1 p.m. | Nature Center - Greer Island Parking Lot, 9601 Fossil Ridge Rd., Fort Worth | $5 | Complete the Refuge’s most rigorous and scenic trail at 6.5 miles long.
Tuesday, Nov. 22
Pentatonix: A Christmas Spectacular | Tuesday, Nov. 22 | 7 p.m. | Dickies Arena, 1911 Montgomery St., Fort Worth | $125+ | Arlington’s a capella group will be home for the holidays.
We have amonthly guide filled with events + activities you can plan for in advance. Click the button below to bookmark ideas for upcoming date nights, family outings, and time with friends.
The city will break ground on the new Northwest Community Center this morning at 10 a.m. The $10 million facility at 8375 Blue Mound Rd. is expected to open in 2024 with a fitness center, gymnasium, meeting space, teaching kitchen, and administrative space. 🏗
The City Council has instituted free parking for people speaking at morning council meetings. Starting in January, registered speakers can park in the Houston Street Garage and exchange their parking ticket for a coupon to exit the garage for free. 🚗 (Fort Worth Report)
Texas Ballet Theaterannounced that this year’s performance of “The Nutty Nutcracker” will be the last. After 12 years, the company will end the campy twist on the classic ballet. Grab your tickets for the final performance on Friday, Dec. 16 🩰
TX Whiskey is launching a new limited edition blended whiskey, featuring a local flavor. Stop by the release party at Whiskey Ranch (4250 Mitchell Blvd.) on Saturday, Nov. 19 from 12-5 p.m. to taste the spirit infused with Avoca Coffee. 🥃
Two local musicians have been nominated for Grammy awards — again. Gospel artist Kirk Franklin has won 16 out of 27 career nominations, and American roots songwriter T Bone Burnett is vying for award No. 14 out of 19 total nominations. 🏆
Head to the Rose Marine Theater (1440 N. Main St.) at 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4 for the next installment of the Movies That Matter Latino film series. “Ascension” tells the story of a 13-year-old boy who immigrated to the US and becomes one of the best cutting horse competitors of all time. 🐎
Tuesday’s Taylor Swift-induced Ticketmaster shutdown didn’t affect fans trying to get presale tickets for the 2023 Arlington concert as AT&T Stadium has a partnership with SeatGeek. Swifties can still get general sale tickets starting tomorrow, Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. 🎟
27. That’s how many minutes the average Texas bloke takes to get ready. Tools of Men released a “Manscaping Minutes” map that compares how long men take to spruce up for an evening on the town. “Throw your coat on” Montanans only take 10 minutes, but “what do I wear” Delawareans take 35 minutes. ⏰
Attention holiday chefs and friers of turkey — the city wants to remind you not to pour grease down the drain as it damages plumbing. Check out these tips to cease the grease + dispose of large amounts of oil at the Environmental Collection Center at 6400 Bridge St. 🦃
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Today’s issue was written by Kate.
Editor’s pick: Like many of our readers, I’m on the “Yellowstone” wagon and — despite my significant lack of ranching experience — spend hours debating what I would do if I owned property. Lucky for me, the Waco Bend Ranch, a 1,000+ acre cutting horse ranch about 80 miles west of downtown, is up for sale — a steal at $16.75 million. Think I should buy it?
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