A GUIDE TO FORT WORTH FOR GIRLS GETAWAYS, BOYS WEEKENDS, & GROUP TRIPS
When the time comes for you to plan a trip to the Lone Star State, a visit to the inspiring Texas city of Fort Worth is definitely worth your time. Fort Worth’s rich past, Western nightlife, live music, and restaurant scene are all within easy reach from Hotel Drover, making it the perfect place for a weekend group trip. From exploring all of the rooftop restaurants and upscale lounges in Sundance Square to line dancing at Billy Bob’s in the Stockyards, you’re in line for a good time. Discovering the best places to wine, dine, and explore the city of Fort Worth all starts with staying at Hotel Drover.
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Billy Bob's Texas
To be a part of the World’s Largest Honky Tonk, don your cowboy hat, put on your boots, and circle the dance floor. Billy Bob’s has been the hottest spot in country music and rock ‘n’ roll for over 40 years. The venue hosts space for concerts, line-dancing, bull riding, and over 30 bar stations. Take part in line-dancing classes at Billy Bob’s on Wednesdays and Saturdays or catch a one-of-a-kind concert. When the night is over, make your way back to Hotel Drover–just a few more steps away–to rest those feet!
Distance from Hotel Drover: 0.4 miles
Tannahill's Tavern & Music Hall
Gather your gal pals to experience a memorable night at Tannahill’s Tavern. Kick off your boots and sway to the tunes of local artists in the lounge. Whether you’re two-steppin’ or line dancing with your friends, it’s all here for you, enveloped in rustic Western charm. Don’t forget to mosey on over to their events calendar to explore all the exciting offerings. Tannahill’s Tavern & Music Hall, a spacious 1000-person venue tucked in a historic Mule Barn within the Stockyards Historic District, promises an unforgettable adventure. This treasure, curated by the acclaimed Texas celebrity Chef Tim Love, seamlessly blends tradition with modern entertainment for an experience like no other.
Distance from Hotel Drover: 700 feet
When vacationing at the Hotel Drover, don’t miss the opportunity for an urban adventure in Sundance Square. In the heart of downtown Fort Worth, soak in the excitement of Sundance Square with its unbelievable restaurants, shopping, live music, and entertainment. From fine to casual dining, Sundance Square can satisfy any palate. A major hub for culture and entertainment with museums and art galleries, there are plenty of gems to find. Stop by Flying Saucer Draught Emporium for drinks in the large outdoor beer garden or catch a show at the Bass Performance Hall to enjoy incredible live music or a Broadway-themed night. And don’t forget the food—stop at Razzoo’s Cajun Cafe or Mi Cochina for some mouth-watering Tex-Mex.
Distance from Hotel Drover: 2.9 miles
Scat Jazz Lounge
There is an unidentifiable atmosphere that has been cultivated at Scat Jazz Lounge characteristic of a Prohibition-era speakeasy. Set underground in the Woolworth Building in Sundance Square, head down the picturesque alleyway and snap a group photo by the signature neon sign at the entrance. Once entering, you’ll be immersed with some of the finest jazz music in the city by local and national artists. An ideal spot for a relaxing night with eccentric and delicious cocktails, Scat Jazz Lounge is the vibe you want for a private setting.
Distance from Hotel Drover: 3.1 miles
When roaming the Stockyards, fire up those tastebuds for a Tex-Mex meal while sipping on freshly-squeezed signature margaritas and palomas. Paloma Suerte is a vibrant, hip restaurant great for a casual bite to eat or chit-chat over cocktails. Order the tableside queso or birria tacos for the whole group to munch on. With seasonal outdoor seating and a lively bar, this is the perfect stop in the Stockyards for a fun electric dining experience.
Distance from Hotel Drover: 0.2 miles