Residents love the vibrant community at Lincoln Trinity Bluff as it has all the comforts of home. Best of all, if you have an apartment in Dallas/Fort Worth, you’re close to many fun and unique attractions.
One of the more hands-on activities to try takes place at Texas Brewing Inc, about 10 minutes away in Haltom City. Here they offer beer making classes, in addition to beer and wine making equipment.
For beginners, their Intro to Brewing class is a great way to learn more about home brewery including mashing, boiling and fermenting. After class, you can get all the supplies you need and take them home to show your family and friends your beer making prowess.
This is a fun way to spend an evening out while learning more about the beer making process. Best of all, the classes are fun and it’s a good way to meet others that share your love of beer.
If you live in a Fort Worth apartment with athletic center, eating right is a priority in your life. Farm-to-table restaurants are one of the new trends in the Metroplex, and it means your food is fresh from the garden, organic and delicious. Enjoy a delicious and nutritious meal by checking out a local farm-to-table restaurant.
Clear Fork Station is proud to serve farm-to-table foods such as fresh ingredients and local produce. Check out their menu which includes favorites like chicken fried steak, Texas meatloaf and enchiladas. They also offer salads, sandwiches and Texas treats like Buttermilk Pie for dessert!
Head over to Ellerbe Fine Foods for an amazing meal sourced from local and seasonal foods. Enjoy fresh halibut, stuffed pheasant and fresh okra along with a ton of other tasty vegetables and entrees.
Even if you’re not a vegetarian or a vegan, Spiral Diner is a treat! Their fresh ingredients, organic produce and dairy-free items are indulgent and healthy all at the same time. The Taco Salad, Veggie Wrap and Spiral Burger are delicious. Try the dairy-free ice cream; you’ll never believe there isn’t any milk in it. Everyone loves Spiral!
See the Texas Motor Speedway at least once in Fort Worth.
If you live in the Metroplex and you haven’t been to the legendary Texas Motor Speedway, why wait? This huge, amazing venue often hosts some really cool events, and it’s conveniently located close to your Fort Worth apartment. So what’s going on at Texas Motor Speedway? Here are a few events you may want to check out.
Every Thursday evening until August 11, you can check out the Thursday Night Summer Stampede. It’s a free event that includes Legends cars being raced around the track! Legends cars are copies of old timey cars from the 1930s, so this is a fun event for the whole family. Admission is free and the races start at 7 p.m.
From September 13-15, check out the Port-A-Cool U.S. National Dirt Track Championship. If you love dirt track racing, this is the event for you. Buy grandstand tickets before or at the event, and parking will be free. There will be a concession stand, and you’ll love the amazing racing you’ll see!
The weekend every race fan is waiting for will come the first weekend of November. Get tickets to check out AAA Texas 500 Event weekend, and see Eli Young band play, too!
If you are looking for a luxury studio apartment in Fort Worth, you are probably looking for options. Well if that’s the case, then you’re going to want to check out Lincoln Trinity Bluff, where you have your choice of more than 10 floorplans. Choose from different types of apartments including:
You can choose from different price points, too, ranging from $1,065 to $1,993. You can even choose your apartment by square footage, ranging from 573 to 1,430 square feet. So many of the apartments offer spectacular views of Downtown Fort Worth and Trinity River and are in walking distance to Sundance Square and Downtown Fort Worth.
Visit Lincoln Trinity Bluff’s website to find out how to take an online tour or to make an appointment to visit the apartments where you can peruse any of these floorplans. You can also click the link next to your dream floorplan to sign up for availability alerts.
Lincoln Trinity Bluff offers convenient amenities to make your life easy, like online payments and maintenance requests, plus this is the perfect Fort Worth apartment community for those with an active lifestyle, with access to Trinity Trails, an onsite athletic center and a walkable location. Call the office today at 1-888-318-9702 to schedule a tour!
Find affordable, local art for your apartment on Etsy.
Fort Worth is bursting with local art, jewelry and shopping, especially when you have an apartment close to Sundance Square. You can find even more locally made products on Etsy, usually at half the price, too, since many of these artists and artisans are up and coming. Check out just some of the unique Etsy shops by your neighbors down the street.
Etsy is a great place to find affordable art for your Fort Worth apartment by local artists. Start with 3LPhotography by Lorie Leigh Lawrence. Shop her colorful, retro western prints of Dallas/Fort Worth images, like a closeup of a Texas cow, classic prints of the Stockyards and other rustic cowboy imagery, starting at just $25 each.
You can also find handcrafted jewelry, like Megan Klein Designs. Her jewelry line features necklaces, bracelets and earrings made from glass, wood and other materials that are light and fun.
Another Fort Worth-based shop on Etsy worth checking out is Soap Addict. Shop the line of handmade soaps and body scrubs right now at 20 percent off in July (with code SUMMER20). Scents like margarita sea salt body scrub and lavender palmarosa soap will give your bathroom a sweet lift.
Make connections with fellow Fort Worth professionals at Vision FW.
If you’re a professional and you live in an urban apartment in Uptown Fort Worth, you may be interested in Vision Fort Worth. This is an organization that helps you connect with contacts and network within your profession and create new business relationships.
The organization hosts events such as social media clubs and a networking social event at the Crowne Plaza Invitational. If you want to be a part of this organization, you have to join Vision FW and register to attend events. Events happen all over town, close to your urban apartment in Uptown Fort Worth; some of their upcoming events this summer include a Tweet Up and a Casino Night.
You could also sign up to be a mentor to a young professional in the city. Other services that Vision FW is involved in are evening events where professionals can mingle and make connections, luncheons and professional seminars.
You can apply individually to be a member, or you can apply as a corporation. There are many benefits to joining such as access to other professional leaders around the city.
Have you heard about Vision FW? Would you be interested in attending professional events near your urban apartment in Uptown Fort Worth?
The Grapevine Vintage Railroad travels the historic Cotton Belt Route and is pulled by a diesel locomotive from 1953. The cars are vintage 1920’s and 1930’s Victorian-style coaches and provide a realistic feeling of what train travel was like back then.
Part of the SummerBlast 2012 festivities, you can hope on a train from the Fort Worth Stockyards to Grapevine at 4:00 p.m. You can ride the train every Friday afternoon and enjoy an evening of summertime fun with fireworks. The train then returns to the Stockyards on Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
As part of the Gaylord’s SummerFest, their Friday Night Fireworks and Garage Rock Out Party features shows all summer long with DJ tunes on the rooftop. Plus, you can party at the Glass Cactus Nightclub, too!
...to summer events at the Gaylord Texan.
You can take advantages of SummerBlast hotel rates that are as low at $69 a night. You’ll be able to stay right in the middle of the Old West, what an experience!
This deal runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day so you can take advantage of it all summer long. If you do check out SummerBlast or ride the train, let us know about and share your experiences in the comments below!