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Memorial Day Weekend in the Stockyards


Memorial Day weekend is the official kick-off to Summer in the Stockyards and we're celebrating with fun events the whole family will enjoy!  Join us during the extended holiday weekend (Fri, Sat & Sun + Mon) to experience the historic Fort Worth Stockyards and stay for these exciting events and programs:

Friday, May 24
11 am to 8 pm
– Beer & Wine Gardens + Cornhole Games
11:30 am and 4 pm - Free Longhorn Cattle Drive on E. Exchange Ave.
5 pm to 8 pm – Country Western Sing-A-Long on the Live Music Stage
5 pm to 11 pm - Fort Worth Spring Fair
8 pm - Stockyards Championship Rodeo at Cowtown Coliseum
10 pm - Shane Smith & The Saints in concert at Billy Bob’s Texas

Saturday, May 25
11 am to 5 pm - Gypsy Scoops + Kernel Lee Kettle Corn Food Trucks
11 am to 8 pm – Beer & Wine Garden + Cornhole Games
11:30 am and 4 pm - Free Longhorn Cattle Drive on E. Exchange Ave.
11:45 am and 4:15 pm – Free Old West Gunfight Show in Stockyards Station
1 pm to 4 pm – Live Music at Chief Records
2 pm to 11 pm - Fort Worth Spring Fair
2:30 & 4:30 PM -  Pawnee Bill's Wild West Show at the Cowtown Coliseum
8 pm - Stockyards Championship Rodeo at the Cowtown Coliseum
10 pm - Gary Allan in concert at Billy Bob’s Texas

Sunday, May 26
11 am to 5 pm - Aunt Shirley’s Chicken & Waffles + Kernel Lee Kettle Corn Food Trucks
11 am to 8 pm – Beer & Wine Gardens + Cornhole Games
11:30 am and 4 pm - Free Longhorn Cattle Drive on E. Exchange Ave.
11:45 am and 4:15 pm – Free Old West Gunfight Show in Stockyards Station
1 pm to 4 pm – County Western Sing-A-Long at the Live Music Stage
2 pm to 10 pm - Fort Worth Spring Fair
2:30 & 4:30 PM -  Pawnee Bill's Wild West Show at the Cowtown Coliseum

Monday, May 27 - Memorial Day
11 am to 5 pm - MELT Ice Creams + Kernel Lee Kettle Corn Food Trucks
11 am to 8 pm – Beer & Wine Gardens + Cornhole Games
11:30 am and 4 pm - Free Longhorn Cattle Drive on E. Exchange Ave.
11:45 am and 4:15 pm – Free Old West Gunfight Show in Stockyards Station
1 pm to 4 pm – County Western Sing-A-Long at the Live Music Stage
2 pm to 10 pm - Fort Worth Spring Fair

Plus, don’t forget to check out all of the uniquely western shops Stockyards Station has to explore. You can also hop on a historical walking tour, go horseback riding along the Trinity River with Stockyards Stables, or take a train ride along the Trinity River on the Grapevine Vintage Railroad to round out your Memorial Day Weekend!

Events are subject to change.  Please contact the Visitor's Center at 817.625.9715 for more details

 

Earlier Event: May 18
LifeGift 2nd Chance Run
Later Event: June 7
Live Music - Jonna Mae