Step into the West

Fort Worth is where the West begins, and nothing embodies Western heritage better than the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. From the original brick walkways to the wooden corrals, every inch of the Stockyards tells the true history of Texas’s famous livestock industry. Watch a sneak peak >

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10/17/2020 - 11:45am
Legends of Texas Gunfight Shows

Founded in 1981 in Fort Worth, Legends of Texas is an organization that understands the value of preserving history, particularly American History between 1835 and the early 1900’s. To provide a taste of this era, Legends holds events like re-enactment gun fights.

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01/08/2021 - 2:00pm
Fort Worth Herd Experience

Experience life on the trail first-hand during the Herd Experience with The Fort Worth Herd every Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoon, weather permitting. This free, interactive program allows adults and children a LIVE experience interacting with the Drovers while they use tools that

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08/01/2021 - 10:45am
Fort Worth Herd Twice Daily Cattle Drive

The Fort Worth Herd is the world's only twice daily longhorn cattle drive, held every day at 11:30 AM & 4:00 PM in the Fort Worth Stockyards.

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08/05/2021 - 10:30am
Weekly Children's Book Readings

Join us each Thursday this summer at John Wayne: An American Experience for a live reading of our Little Duke children's book: America, Why I Love Her.

This is a free event for children of all ages! 

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