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Fun This Weekend: Trinity River PaddlefestFun This Weekend: Trinity River Paddlefest On Monday, May 30, celebrate Memorial Day at Panther Island Pavilion with their Trinity River Paddlefest. Backwoods Paddlesports at Panther Island Rentals is kicking off the summer paddling season with...

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Summer Fun at UTA PlanetariumSummer Fun at UTA Planetarium Next week (May 31) marks the beginning of the summer schedule at the UTA Planetarium in Arlington. This is a great, fun venue with lots of interesting films for kids of all ages. Come in and enjoy the...

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Save 39% on Hawaiian Falls TicketsSave 39% on Hawaiian Falls Tickets Right now, AdPages is offering one of its most popular discounts: $16.99 passes to Hawaiian Falls Waterpark. Admission is normally $27.99 per person (or $20.99 for kids under 48 inches tall). These vouchers...

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50-Cent Corn Dogs All Day Today at SONIC50-Cent Corn Dogs All Day Today at SONIC To celebrate the end of the school year, SONIC is offering 50-cent corn dogs all day today, May 24. The offer is good at participating locations, while supplies last. Find your SONIC here. 

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Frontier Forts Days at the StockyardsFrontier Forts Days at the Stockyards This Friday and Saturday (May 13-14) is the annual Frontier Forts Days celebration at the Fort Worth Stockyards. Come out to the Stockyards each day from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and participate in a variety of...

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Free Movie at the Modern

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On Thursday, March 10 at 7 p.m., the city of Fort Worth will present the latest film in its Movies That Matter series. The film being screened is Alice Walker: Beauty in Truth, a film about the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Color Purple. The screening will take place at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.

The film is free, but you must reserve your tickets ahead of time here.

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

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Free Movie: ‘Underwater Dreams’

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On Thursday, Sept. 10, come to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth at 7 p.m. to see Underwater Dreams, a documentary by Mary Mazzio. Admission to the screening is free! This is a part of Fort Worth’s quarterly Movies That Matter series, showcasing films about human rights issues. The film’s description is as follows:

Underwater Dreams is an epic story of how the sons of undocumented Mexican immigrants learned how to build an underwater robot from Home Depot parts and defeat engineering powerhouse MIT in the process. The documentary was the basis for the theatrical film Spare Parts, which was released in January 2015 and stars George Lopez, Marissa Tomei and Jamie Lee Curtis. The film runs 86 minutes.

A discussion will follow the film. No reservations are necessary – seating begins on a first-come, first-served basis 15 minutes before the film begins.

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

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Free Movie in Sundance Square

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This Wednesday, Aug. 5, Sundance Square will host a free movie in the plaza at dusk. The featured movie for this week is Tangled. Please bring chairs or blankets to sit on. No outside food or drink will be allowed at the movie, since the event is designed to encourage support of local merchants. You can find a list of Sundance Square food vendors here.

The movie begins around 8:45 to 9 p.m., while games and other entertainment will begin at 7:30.

Find directions and parking info for Sundance Square here.

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Free Movie Screening at TCU

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Tomorrow, March 3, is the last day of the Tournees French Film Festival at Texas Christian University. Come to the Moudy Building from 7-9 p.m. for a free showing of Poulet aux prunes (Chicken with Plums), starring Mathieu Amalric. The movie will be shown in French with English subtitles. You do not need to be a TCU student to attend.

The Moudy Building is at 2805 S. University Dr on the TCU campus. Parking will be available immediately behind the building at the corner of Greene Ave. and Princeton St.

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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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Free Western Movie at Richardson Museum

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 photo redriverjohnwayne_zps29af17b4.pngCome to the Sid Richardson Museum on Friday, Aug. 15 for Movies at the Museum. This is the second-to-last installment of the series, which features movies about the American West. The movie begins at 6:30 p.m. The featured film will be Red River, starring John Wayne and Montgomery Clift. This is a free event, and refreshments are provided. However, you must register beforehand by emailing leslie@sidrichardsonmuseum.org or calling 817-332-6554, ext. 103. The last movie night will be Sept. 5.

The Sid Richardson Museum is at 309 Main St. in Fort Worth.

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Free Movie at The Modern

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 photo themodernmovietable_zps7108419d.pngCome to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth on Thursday, June 5 at 7 p.m. for a free screening of the film A Place at The Table. This is part of their “Movies That Matter” series, and the showing is free! Audience members will be admitted 30 minutes before showtime, and the auditorium holds 248 people.

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

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Free Outdoor Movie at Carter Museum

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 photo cartermuseumsunsetcinema_zpsc1bc9530.jpgIt’s movie night! Bring the family to the Amon Carter Museum of American Art this Thursday, May 29 for a free showing of Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo on the museum lawn, as part of their “Sunset Cinema” series. The lawn will open at 6 p.m. and there will be museum tours from 7 to 7:45 p.m. The movie will start at 8:30 p.m. Lawn chairs, blankets and coolers are welcome. No glass bottles, alcohol or pets will be allowed. Food trucks will be on site from 6-9 p.m., so come hungry!

The next Sunset Cinema after this one will be on June 26, with a showing of Toy Story.

The Carter Museum is at 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth.

Photo courtesy Carter Museum

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Movie Nights in Sundance Square

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 photo movienightsundance_zps9ea08489.jpgStarting this Wednesday, May 28, Sundance Square will host free weekly movie nights in the Plaza, starting at 9 p.m. The movie for this week is Cars, and next week it will be Frozen. You can see a complete list of upcoming showings here. Feel free to bring chairs and blankets, but attendees are asked not to bring outside food or drink – patronize a restaurant in the square instead. (Or, eat beforehand.) This event happens through July 30.

Find directions and parking information for Sundance Square here.

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Free Movie Screening at Rave Motion Pictures

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Tomorrow, June 27, Rave Motion Pictures in Ridgmar Mall will hold a free screening of the new movie People Like Us, starring Chris Pine and Elizabeth Banks. The movie begins at 7 p.m. To attend the screening, simply bring a copy of this invitation with you. The pass is good for two people. Seating is first-come, first-served and a limited number of seats are available, so arrive promptly to make sure you get in.

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