Thursday, July 10, 2008

Day in the District 2008 Date announced!

Fort Worth Cultural District Museums and Art Center Host Day in the District

September 27, 2008 from 10 am to 5 pm (Log Cabin Village will be from 12-4 p.m.)

The museums and art center in the Fort Worth Cultural District are happy to announce the 2008 Day in the District, a celebration of the rich and diverse cultural organizations in Fort Worth, with exciting, entertaining, and interactive programming and performances. The museums offer free admission, and various performing arts organizations offer free performances in and around the museums. Outdoor performances and events encourage patrons to walk through the beautiful grounds surrounding the museums. This festival is designed to invite local residents to enjoy the world-class cultural experiences offered in Fort Worth. It also provides an opportunity for those who are not aware of the various organizations in our community to discover something wonderful and new. Come spend an enriching and entertaining Day in the District!

Sponsored in part by Museum Place. Complimentary transportation provided by The T.

Participating Museums and their exhibitions:

Amon Carter Museum

Sentimental Journey: The Art of Alfred Jacob Miller

Fort Worth Community Arts Center

Fort Worth Museum of Science and


Dinosaur Roundup on display at the National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame

Art Museum

The Impressionists: Master Paintings from the Art Institute of Chicago

Log Cabin Village

Harvest Homecoming

Art Museum of Fort Worth

Kara Walker: My Complement, My Enemy, My Oppressor, My Love

No Room to Answer: Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler

Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame

Spirit of the Cowgirl, The Hall of Fame, Connie Reeves Discovery Corral

Into the Arena, Kinship with the Land, Claiming the Spotlight

With Performances and Demonstrations by

Arts Fifth Avenue

Butterfly Connection

Centro Cultural de las Americas

Celtic Crossroads

Danza Cultural Inc.

Fort Worth Classic Guitar Society

Fort Worth Public Art

Fort Worth Zoo

Imagination Celebration

Hip Pocket Theater

Kids Who Care

Latin Arts Association

Lone Star Chorus

Mondo Drummers

Stage West

Taps ‘n Tunes

Texas Boys Choir

Texas Camerata

Youth Orchestra of Greater Fort Worth

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