july social

Join us for our neighborhood social on July 15

The Fairmount Neighborhood Association sponsors monthly socials for Fairmount neighbors. Refreshments are provided and it offers an opportunity to meet new residents and learn more about what is happening in the neighborhood in a relaxed setting. Sometimes socials are held at houses when a homeowner offers to open up their

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Fairmount Ferals vs. Ryan Place Flyers softball game July 4

Join the Ryan Place and Fairmount neighborhoods for the Ryan Place Flyers vs. the Fairmount Ferals softball game in Daggett Park (1000 Elizabeth Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76110) following the Ryan Place parade on July 4 (noon is an approximate time). Everyone is invited — you don’t have to live in

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Pledge Fort Worth

Do your part to pick up litter

by John McFarlane Litter is prevalent here in Fairmount. We live in an urban neighborhood, surrounded by many businesses and busy streets. Litter blows in from Hemphill, 8th Avenue, and Rosedale. People throw trash out of their cars and kids in neighborhood schools throw trash on the ground. Here are some

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Grammer-Pierce House

New Registered Texas Historic Landmark dedicated

We are proud to have a new Registered Texas Historic Landmark in our neighborhood! The Grammer-Pierce House marker dedication was held on May 7, 2016 in the Fairmount National Historic District in Fort Worth, Texas. Maurice Pierce and Bobby Grammer unveiled the marker. The house was deemed a Recorded Texas

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BREWED Fest 2016

JOIN US May 22 for BREWED Fest 2016

COMMUNITY AT ITS BEST! Join us in Fairmount Park on May 22 from 5-8 p.m. for Coffee lovers vs. Beer lovers in a Whiffle Ball game for charity! Last years game was one of the best events of the year. The Bean Monsters took home the trophy last year. This

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Everything HOME TOUR for May 7-8

Home Tour is THIS WEEKEND! Don’t forget about the Home Tour Parade Saturday morning, May 7, at 10 a.m. We’d love to see a crowd! And don’t forget to buy your home tour tickets NOW. They are only $15 until Friday at midnight then you will have to wait and

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Fairmount Home Tour Newsletter

Find out everything you want to know about the 34th annual Fairmount Tour of Historic Homes in our May special home tour edition of the Fairmount Newsletter. Articles include: A preview of the 2016 home tour South Main St. Development Update Fairmount’s May Yard of the Month Ray’s Corner Store

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Home Tour 2016

Fairmount opens doors to home tour fans May 7-8

by Robert Wedding and Stacy Luecker Every year a few special homeowners in Fairmount volunteer to open their houses to more than 1,000 visitors who purchase tickets to tour them, view the unique architecture, explore a wide range of decorating styles and enjoy all that Fairmount has to offer for

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Kick-off home tour weekend with a parade May 7

by Pat Bradley, FNA president While we do not have 76 trombones leading the parade (unless you provide them) we did prove last year that we can have a terrific parade—even if it rains on our parade. This year’s parade is shaping up nicely, but as usual we need your

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Wine Down Party

Wine Down party to offer festivities, food, fun for volunteers

by Carrie Carter, Wine Down coordinator Spring has officially sprung in Fairmount and that means we are all busy like bees preparing for our annual Fairmount Tour of Historic Homes! To pull off this fantastic weekend event year after year, we reach out to our neighbors and our community for

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