TACOS + TEQUILA
April 4 at Heart of the Ranch at Clearfork, 8 – 10 p.m. » Tacos and tequila kick off the festival on Thursday night. Eighteen chefs and twelve beverage vendors are bringing the heat, so come hungry and thirsty! Get a taste of local favorites like Mariachi’s Dine-In, Taco Heads and Republic Tequila (just to name a few).
April 5 at Heart of the Ranch at Clearfork, 6:30 – 9 p.m. » With perfect pairings and a true taste of the area’s diverse cuisine, the Main Event is one not to be missed if you consider yourself a foodie. During this elegant evening, you can try over 100 wines, craft beers and spirits, all paired perfectly with top-notch food from DFW’s best chefs and restaurateurs.
DESSERTS AFTER DARK
April 5 at Whiskey Ranch, 9 – 11 p.m. » Friday nights were made for drinks, dancing and desserts. You’ll find it all at Firestone & Robertson’s new Whiskey Ranch, where a sixteen pastry chefs and fourteen mixologists will be serving up sweet somethings throughout the night — all to the sound of sweet music.
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April 6 at Heart of the Ranch at Clearfork, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. » Kick-start your Saturday with a brunch for the books. This year, FWFWF has taken their “Rise + Dine” event to a whole new level with a brunch that lasts long into the afternoon. Not only can you sample brunch dishes with your drink of choice (hello, beer garden and corkyard), but also listen to live music and sip while you shop from 17 local vendors from Fort Worth Makers.
BURGERS, BREWS + BLUES
April 6 at The Heart of the Ranch at Clearfork, 6 – 9 p.m. » This deliciousness is exactly what it sounds like — 13 chefs serving up mini-burgers, 22 craft breweries sharing their best two beers and a local blues band filling the air with music. Add the strings of lights hanging from the trees and the friendly chefs grilling up the most creative sliders, and you’ll feel like you’re in your neighbor’s backyard.
RING OF FIRE: A NEXT-LEVEL COOKOUT
April 7 at The Heart of the Ranch at Clearfork, 2 – 4 p.m. » This one’s a festival first! Come enjoy live fire creations of all kinds, ranging from tasty Texas BBQ to exotic meat and pizza, all while sipping on local wine, beer and spirits. Oh, and of course, listening to a Johnny Cash tribute band. With an event name like Ring of Fire, could there be a more perfect way to round out the weekend?
Featured Image Courtesy: Nancy Farrar