Nestled in the heart of the medical district of Fort Worth is our cozy, lovely neighborhood: Near Southside. Cartan’s Shoes has been on Magnolia Avenue since 1932 and it’s been an absolute pleasure watching our little neighborhood grow in such an impressive way. Enjoy the beautiful art murals, delicious cuisine, local products, and so much more this fall with a wide variety of fun, family-friendly Near Southside events:
To celebrate and shed light on National Hunger Month (September), Taste Project, a locally owned community restaurant, has invited a local celebrity to serve lunch each week this month. Join them Saturday, September 21st, 10am-2pm with the Local 440 Fire Fighters to increase awareness about food insecurity in our community, fellowship over a great meal, and donate to a worthy cause.
Leaves Book and Tea Shop is hosting a story time day on Saturday, September 21st, 10:30-11:00am. Join them for a story time all about flavor with Amanda Morrow (PlantSet Meals), Josie Villa-Singleton (Eat This Fort Worth), Robbie Werner (Stir Crazy Baked Goods), and Trey Smith (The Dusty Biscuit Beignet Bar - Pop Up Events and Catering).
If you love live music and a good time, you don’t want to miss Friday on the Green, a once-monthly concert series presented by Near Southside, Inc. and Historic Southside, Inc. Join thousands of your neighbors for live music, good food, and a relaxing time as summer ends and fall begins. The fun starts Friday, October 11, 6-10pm.
Looking for a fun, FREE event to take the whole family to? Look no further. ArtsGoogle is an incredible art festival with lots to do and see. Join the Near Southside family on Saturday, October 19, from 12-10pm all across Magnolia Avenue for live music, pop up art, performances across all mediums, good food, and local fun. This annual tradition, running strong for 17 years, is the perfect way to support local artists, get to know our neighborhood, and embrace the cooler fall weather.
Mark your calendars for these fun, festive, fall events in our Near Southside neighborhood! Whether you’re enjoying the weekend with friends or planning for the whole family, there’s so much to do and see in our neck of the woods. We can’t wait to meet you - come visit our team of shoe experts at 1201 W. Magnolia Ave, Monday-Saturday, 9am-6pm.