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Showing posts from May 13, 2011

A Weekend of Festivities on Magnolia Avenue

Bring a blanket and your friends to the one-acre park between Rosedale and Magnolia this evening for live music and local yummies.

Fort Worth South, Inc. works with Fort Worth Weekly to host First Fridays on the Green every month from April to October. (It happens to fall on the second Friday this month so not to interfere with Mayfest.) Next month the event is June 3, and my favorite local band, Calhoun, will play.

Arts Goggle this Saturday is an entirely different and biannual event occurring Spring and Fall. It's a coincidence they both fall on the same weekend this year. Fort Worth South, Inc. originally linked the event in 2003 to Fort Worth Gallery Night to bring people's attention to the South Side. Arts Goggle quickly got it's own following, so the separate events now attract their own substantial crowds.

"This part of town is more about the grassroots community and less about expensive art galleries," said Mike Brennan, Fort Worth South, Inc. planning and…