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Panther Island Brewing

Since 1876 the Panther has been the symbol of pride and economic growth in Fort Worth. Panther Island Brewing claimed it as their mascot when they opened last December and they’ve been roaring into the spotlight ever since.

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A child plays with LEGO building blocks. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

The LEGO Americana Roadshow

Frisco is the only Texas stop for this amazing display of national monuments — including the White House, Washington Memorial and Statue of Liberty — done in LEGO bricks.


(Photos Provide By PantherFest)

Pantherfest Slip N Slide Tickets

When Fort Worth throws a birthday party, they do it Texas big! Pantherfest will be a celebration of local food, music and fun. This year the fun will include a 2000 foot slip ‘n slide down Main Street.


Photo courtesy and National Polka Festival

National Polka Festival

The sounds of polka music and the smell of Kolaches will be flowing in Ennis this weekend. JD Ryan is Around Town with a Polka preview!


(Provided by the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum)

Baseball: America’s Presidents & America’s Pastime

There are few things more American than baseball, and our American Presidents have a deep connection to America’s favorite pastime.


(Provided by the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau)

Grapevine Main Street Fest

Something huge is brewing this weekend in Grapevine! It’s the 31st annual Grapevine Main Street Fest – A Craft Brew Experience.


(Photo provided by West 7th)

Welcome Home Troops Block Party

When a soldier leaves home for battle, we all share in the joy on the day he or she returns safely. Join in that celebration this Saturday at 6 p.m. in Fort Worth.


Photo Credit: Gone With The Wind Remembered Museum

“Gone With The Wind” Remembered Museum

If you are a fan of old movies, JD Ryan is Around Town with place that will take you back to Tara.



The Women’s Chorus Of Dallas Mother’s Day Concert

The Women’s Chorus of Dallas is presenting their annual Mother’s Day concert this year entitled “Celebrate Our Roots”. It will be held in the Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park Sunday at 2 p.m.


(Photo provided by Supra Boats)

Supra Boats Pro Wakeboard Tour

A hot sport is visiting North Texas this weekend. It’s a combination of surfing and wakeboarding called “Wakesurfing”. Surfers ride the wake behind specially designed boats without being attached by the rope.


(Photo courtesy of Dr. Sue's Chocolate)

Dr. Sue’s Chocolate

If you’re thinking about not getting Mom chocolate for Mother’s Day because it’s not “healthy”…think again!


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Tornado Alley 3D

Thunderstorms are in the forecast the rest of this week. If you love this time of year because of the bumpy skies, JD Ryan is Around Town with a storm chasers dream.