Wednesday, February 16, 2022
Between 8 a.m. and noon, the final of this year’s four schools of rainbow trout arrives at Trinity Trails River Park Trailhead (3100 Bryant Irvin Rd, 817-335-2491) for the water end of the Trinity River Water District 35th Annual Trout Season. This event is free to the public, but those 17 and older must have a current fishing license. (See where to get one at TPWD.Texas.gov.) The riverbank is spacious, so social distancing isn’t an issue.
Thursday, February 17, 2022
From 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., meet at 306 W Main St at Downtown Arlington for the Third Thursday pop-up hosted by Create Arlington (@CreateArlington, 682-248-8424). Shop local artists and listen to Arlington-area bands for free at this family-friendly event.
Friday, February 18, 2022
If you’re like me, you missed Valentine’s Day and you don’t really care. Who wants to go out on a Monday night anyway? If you really care, you can always catch up with a date tonight. Grands Crus wine bar (1257 W Magnolia Av, 817-923-1717) – the independent wine bar/boutique in the heart of the Near Southside – offers wine by the glass and bottle, craft beers and an extensive small plate menu. At 6 p.m., singer-songwriter from Fort Worth Brad Thompson (@BradThompsonMusic) will perform. There is no cover charge to attend.
Saturday, February 19, 2022
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., the Arlington Museum of Art (201W Main St, Arlington, 817-275-4600) hosts its Fourth Annual Eat Your ART Out an event. Tickets are $100 per person and include sweet samples provided by a dozen local bakeries, savory bites via a deli stand by Inspirations Catering & Gourmet Shop (@InspirationsCateringandGourmetShop, 682-270-8352), and a sushi bar featuring the work of two chefs from Piranha Killer Sushi (@PiranhaKillerSushiNArlington, 817-261-1638). Guests will also enjoy complimentary champagne, coffee and wine, and harpist Kela Walton will perform. For tickets, go to ArlingtonMuseum.org/Eat-Your-Art-Out.
Sunday February 20, 2022
Magnolia at Modern – an ongoing series featuring critically acclaimed films screened in the auditorium of the Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art (3200 Darnell St, 817-738-9215) – is currently showing The worst person in the world. “This film is a modern comedy-drama about the search for love and meaning in contemporary Oslo. It chronicles four years in the life of a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she really is. The film is 128 minutes long, rated R and is in Norwegian with English subtitles. The hours are at 3:45 p.m., 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Friday; 5 p.m. Sat; and 11:45 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4:15 p.m. today. Tickets are $10, but Sunday lunchtime shows are always half price.
Monday, February 21, 2022
From 6-8 p.m., Our Revolution Tarrant County, a progressive and populist nonprofit, hosts the Fort Worth People’s Forum at Tulips FTW (112 Saint-Louis Avenue, 817-367-9798). Learn about the state of politics in Fort Worth, get to know the candidates, connect with other progressive people, and find volunteer opportunities with ORNTX and the various campaigns. For more information and updates on speaker names, keep an eye on Facebook.com/OurRevTarrant. There is no charge to attend, but RSVP is requested at Mobilize.US/OurRevolution/Event/434459.
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
Today is National Daisy Day. Alert the media! Wait, we are the media. Either way, here in North Texas, we take our margaritas very seriously. While you can spend a dollar a drink at Applebee and get lost by a white girl, you can also treat yourself to the best the area has to offer. If you do this, please check out ATE DAY8 A WEEK in Eats & Drinks today. We have eight stellar options for you!