National Night Out 2017 is October 3rd!!!

Mark Your Calendar To Take a Bite Out of Crime National Night against Crime will be Tuesday October 3rd from 6-8 PM in the yard at 1800 Washington Ave. Mark your calendar, this is one of those really big Fairmount parties you don’t want to miss. A bounce house for the

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1425 Fairmount Ave – Yard of the Month (September 2017)

September’s Yard of the Month winners are Kathy and Robert Fain of 1425 Fairmount Ave. The Fains have lived in the home, their tenth in 45 years of marriage, for about one year; in 2018, they will celebrate the home’s centennial.  The 1910 Sanborn Fire maps show the 1400 block

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1920 Hurley Ave – Yard of the Month (August 2017)

August 2017 Yard of the Month winners are Angela and Ivan DeQuesada of 1920 Hurley Ave. Ivan, a radiologist and Angela, who holds a Masters’ degree in Public Health-Epidemiology, moved to Fairmount from Atlanta in July, 2016.   The couple share their home with daughter Charlotte, and a friendly mix of

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2100 Washington Ave – Yard of the Month (July 2017)

July’s winners for Yard of the Month are Valerie Mangum and Curtis Heath, who have owned 2100 Washington Ave. for ten years. The home was built in 1920 by H. F. Fulpe, formerly of Tulsa, OK, for $1300; it is single-story, 1200+ square foot Craftsman-style bungalow on a generous corner

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Home Tour tickets now available online

The Fairmount Historic District in Fort Worth, Texas will host the 35th annual Fairmount Tour of Historic Homes, May 13-14 this year. There will be 5 beautiful restored homes on this year’s tour as well as a newer build and the Walker-Reeves house as a special bonus property. Tickets are

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live nativity at benton house

Festivus decorating winners announced

Fairmount’s annual Festivus was held Dec. 12. This was the third year for this fun event which included a bus tour of holiday decorated bungalows, refreshments, live music, carolers, Santa, cookie decorating and more! Many neighbors in the Fairmount neighborhood offered up unique displays just for the night of the

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Second opportunity to purchase Festivus t-shirts available

Fairmount’s Festivus has come and gone for another year. Many came out to tour the beautifully decorated, and sometimes surprisingly interesting, historic houses in the Fairmount historic district. From a live nativity to singing trees, neighbors went all out to make this year’s event a success. Our Festivus t-shirts were

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FESTIVUS is coming Dec. 12, buy tickets online TODAY

FESTIVUS, Fairmount’s annual tour of holiday lights, is just around the corner! Join us at Kent & Co. The Space, 1309 S. Adams, on Monday, Dec. 12 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. for Fairmount’s annual Festivus! There will be refreshments, hot chocolate, activities and a holiday bus tour through Fairmount to view

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Eat, Drink & Be Merry

Annual Fairmount Christmas party to be held Dec. 10

It’s that time of year again! The holidays are HERE and festivities abound. The annual Fairmount Christmas Party will be held at Southside Preservation Hall, 1519 Lipscomb St., this year. Join us on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 7-10 p.m. for food and holiday FUN! This is a members only party

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Santa in Fairmount Park

Santa to visit Fairmount Dec. 10

Ho!, Ho!,Ho! Who has been good this year? Get your wish lists ready, Santa will visit Fairmount Park (1501 5th Ave.) on Saturday, Dec. 10 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Bring your camera and take photos with Santa! There will be pancakes for breakfast, crafts for the kids and, of course, SANTA!

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