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Party on the Plaza at Montgomery PlazaParty on the Plaza at Montgomery Plaza Come to Montgomery Plaza in Fort Worth this Thursday, Oct. 23 from 6-9 p.m. for Party on the Plaza, a fundraiser for Streams and Valleys (an organization dedicated to the preservation of the Trinity River)....

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Free Steak Taco from Del TacoFree Steak Taco from Del Taco Print a coupon to receive a free steak asada taco or grilled chicken taco from Del Taco with any purchase. This coupon is good through Oct. 26. Pair it with a drink and you've got lunch! Find your local...

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Five Magazines Just $5 EachFive Magazines Just $5 Each The weather's slowly cooling off - make sure you have plenty to read when it gets cold! Visit LivingSocial and get a yearlong subscription to your choice of magazines for just $5. Pick from O the Oprah...

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Frontier Fall Fest at Log Cabin Village This Saturday, Oct. 18 is Frontier Fall Fest at Log Cabin Village in Fort Worth. Enjoy the fall season and relive autumn on the prairie - many artisans and musicians will be on hand, including those from...

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Free Dessert at Corner Bakery CafeFree Dessert at Corner Bakery Cafe Print a coupon to receive a free dessert at Corner Bakery Cafe with any lunch or dinner purchase. This coupon is good through Nov. 4. Pick from a Whoopee Pie, cookie, brownie, bar, cupcake bite or Baby...

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First Saturday Events at BRIT

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 photo fallleaves_zps9d014274.jpgTomorrow, Saturday Oct. 4, is the first Saturday of the month, which means it’s time for fun at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas! Come to BRIT from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. for their free First Saturday family events. The theme for this month is Fall Harvest. Activities include public tours of the BRIT grounds, exhibits and more. Visitors can also explore BRIT’s pocket prairie, geology wall, braided gardens, and wetland area.

In addition, there will be a farmer’s market at BRIT from 8 a.m. to noon., and food truck vendors – this month features the very trendy Steel City Pops.

BRIT is at 1700 University Dr. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy mksfly/flickr

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Fall Harvest Family Day at Calloway’s

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 photo callowaysfall_zpsb43365c8.jpgCome to your local Calloway’s Nursery this Saturday, Oct. 4 for their Fall Harvest Family Day. There will be plenty of FREE activities for kids and families from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., including pie pumpkin decorating, story time, planting pansies in cute ice cream cones, drawings for great prizes, and Mad Science performances.

Mad Science performance times vary by store. Check the website for details. Bring your camera – there will be lots of fall decorations on display!

Find your local Calloway’s here. In Fort Worth, it’s at 2651 S. Hulen St.

Photo courtesy Calloway’s

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Preschool Event at Botanic Garden

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 photo strawberries_zpsf52b86cb.jpgBring your young child (age 18 mo-3 years) to the Fort Worth Botanic Garden on Tuesday, Sept. 23 from 1 to 1:45 p.m. for Little Sprouts, a free program for preschoolers. Engage in a learning experience with your toddler in the Backyard Vegetable Garden. There is a limit of 1 child per caregiver.

The Botanic Garden is at 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Paul Albertella/flickr

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Fun Family Events at the Kimbell

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 photo kimbellkids_zpsefaccb9f.jpgThis weekend, the Kimbell Art Museum is offering two fun events great for the whole family. They are:

Kimbell Kids Drop-in Studio - Saturday, Sept. 20, 1 to 1:45 p.m. This free program introduces children (ages 12 and younger) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio art project. Theme for this weekend is “Bumpy, Squishy, Gritty Landscapes.” Free; advance registration is not required. Space is limited to 20 children, plus adults. Sign up at the entrance to the education studios in the Renzo Piano Pavilion, beginning one hour before the program.

Hispanic Heritage Family Tour in Spanish - Sunday, Sept. 21, 1 p.m. Interactive docent-guided tours in Spanish will explore Spanish and Mesoamerican masterpieces in the Kimbell’s permanent collection. Talks are approximately 45 minutes in length. Free. No reservations required.

The Kimbell is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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Kimbell Kids Art Event This Saturday

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 photo kimbellkids_zpsefaccb9f.jpgOn Saturday, Sept. 6, the Kimbell Art Museum will once again hold its Kimbell Kids Drop-In Studio, a free program designed to introduce children (ages 12 and younger) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio art project. The theme for this week is “Bumpy, Squishy, Gritty Landscapes.” The program is from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Pre-registration is not required. Sign up in the Renzo Piano Pavilion one hour before the program starts. Space is limited.

The Kimbell is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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Free Kids’ Movies at The Modern

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 photo drdesoto_zpsfce069f1.jpgCome to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth this week for free kids’ movie showings. The movies begin on Tuesday, Aug. 12 and run through Aug. 14 and are held in conjunction with the Lone Star Film Society. You and your young ones will enjoy these unique films! Plus, before or after the showing, you can visit the museum’s galleries and have a look at their collection. Seating for each show is limited to the first 250 people. On each day, a showing for kids ages 3-7 will begin at 10:30 a.m., and a showing for kids 8-12 will start at 1 p.m. For a look at the films that will be shown on each day, visit the Modern’s website.

The Modern is at 3200 Darnell St. in Fort Worth.

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Ice Cream Sunday at Kimbell Art Museum

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 photo kimbellicecreamsunday_zps0e40ce9f.jpgThis Sunday, July 20, the Kimbell Art Museum will once again host its family-friendly Ice Cream Sunday event. From noon to 3 p.m., you can stop by the museum’s Renzo Piano Pavilion and get a free scoop of Blue Bell ice cream. The featured flavor is Magic Cookie Bar, a a sweet ice cream loaded with graham cracker crust pieces, chunks of dark chocolate, roasted pecan pieces and toasted coconut, all surrounded by a caramel sauce swirl.

There will also be plenty of other activities during Ice Cream Sunday, including an ice cream-inspired collage activity and a showcase of children’s films. Plus, you can visit their permanent art collection (admission to the collection is always free).

The Kimbell Art Museum is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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July Kids Club at Ridgmar Mall

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 photo ridgmarmallbug_zps537768ce.jpgOn Thursday, July 10, head to Ridgmar Mall for their free July Kids Club event. The theme for this month’s event is Insects and Bugs. People from Fossil Rim Wildlife Center will be on hand to teach kids all about creepy-crawlies! Kids Club starts at 11 a.m. at Macy’s Center Court.

Ridgmar Mall is at 1888 Green Oaks Rd. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Andrew Snyder/flickr

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Kimbell Kids Event This Saturday

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 photo kimbellkids_zpsefaccb9f.jpgStop by the Kimbell Art Museum this Saturday, July 5 for their Kimbell Kids Drop-In Studio event from 1 to 1:45 p.m. This free program introduces children (ages 12 and younger) and their adult companions to fun and inspiring ways to enjoy art together. Each session features a brief gallery activity and a related studio art project. The theme for this week’s session is “Art Fans.” This is a free event, but signups are limited to 20 kids and their accompanying adults. Sign up 1 hour before the event at the museum’s Renzo Piano Pavilion.

The Kimbell Art Museum is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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Free Samurai Celebration at the Kimbell

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 photo kimbellartmatsuri_zpsb0501a5a.jpgOn Saturday, June 21, the Kimbell Art Museum will host Matsuri!: A Samurai Celebration from 1 to 10 p.m. This free family festival is inspired by the Museum’s current exhibition, Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection. Admission to the exhibition is free during the event.

The event will kick off with the traditional processional of the mikoshi shrine donated to Fort Worth by its sister city Nagaoka, Japan. Daytime activities include face painting, fan making, martial arts demonstrations, tai chi instruction, anime family films and a “selfie” photo booth. Evening activities include outdoor musical performances, provided in partnership with KXT 91.7 FM and taiko drummers. A variety of food trucks and beverage options will be on the grounds providing food for purchase. No outside food or beverages will be allowed.

The Kimbell Art Museum is at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

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