Fort Worth, Texas is a fun and exciting town surrounded by other fun and exciting towns. Given that, there is always something to do. There are events to do with the family, interesting educational events, cultural events, and stuff that is just plain fun. If you and your family need an orthodontic visit, we hope you will consider Dr. Cabal and Lake Country Orthodontics for your smile needs. In the meantime, we hope that you will find something that strikes your fancy from this list of local fun things to do this week.
In and Around Fort Worth
- Sunday Funday is every Sunday this summer at the Panther Island Pavillion. This easy-going event is fun for the whole family. Every Sunday through September 2nd, come out and get on the water for some fun. Tubes for tubing, kayaks, canoes, paddleboards, and pedal boats are available to rent from Backwoods Paddlesports. Along with the fun in the water, there is also outdoor yoga, live music, games like corn hole and giant Jenga, and food trucks. Beer, water, and soda will be available for purchase from the concession stand. Admission to the event is free.
- This year is the 12th Annual Rib-Eating Contest at Riscky’s BBQ. The contest is part of the Stockyards’ celebration of National Day of the American Cowboy. Riscky’s is a staple of Fort Worth and has been around for over 90 years. The Rib-Eating Contest will challenge 30 people to eat as many ribs as they can in 60 seconds. The contestants will be first come, first serve, so you are welcome to register! Every participant gets a t-shirt and there are more exciting prizes for the top three places including a grand prize for the winner valued at $500.
- Saturday, July 28th is the The National Day of the American Cowboy. The stockyards will celebrate with a festival that will include a parade after the cattle drive, a rodeo, a cow-milking contest, a quick draw contest, a mustache contest, a most-worn boot contest, live music and much more.
Have a fun and exciting week!
To schedule your consultation call Lake Country Orthodontics at (817) 236-7846. Located in Ft. Worth, TX, our office proudly serves patients who live in White Settlement, North Ft. Worth, Springtown, Rome, Haslet, Azle, Saginaw, and all surrounding communities.