CELEBRATING ITS 8TH SEASON, FRIDAY ON THE GREEN is the monthly concert series presented April-October by Near Southside, Inc. in partnership with the Fort Worth Weekly, Andrew’s Distributing of Fort Worth, Frank Kent Cadillac, Chadra Mezza & Grill, Rahr & Sons Brewing and Tarrant County College. The event is held at Magnolia Green, located on Lipscomb between Magnolia and Rosedale, and regularly attracts thousands of neighborhood families and visitors during the warm weather months. Friday on the Green features the region’s best live music, tasty food and drinks from Near Southside eateries, and the fun and relaxed atmosphere of a big neighborhood picnic. Groups of families and friends show up with blankets, chairs and pets to enjoy a lineup of three great local bands and food from local businesses or food trucks, beer and wine.
2016 EVENT DATES
April 8 | May 13 | June 10 | July 8 | August 12 | September 9 | October 14
7:00 PM to 10:00PM
FREE PARKING GARAGE AT 1201 ALSTON AVE.
The artists selected to play Friday on the Green all have an important connection to the Near Southside! Musicians and bands who live, work, or regularly play in the Near Southside are given special emphasis during the booking process when planning the event. We are proud that Friday on the Green continues to serve as an important spotlight for the talent of our local musicians!
Magnolia Green Park | 1201 Lipscomb Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76104
Free to the public
COMMUNITY PARTNERS Sponsorship opportunities now available. Please contact Megan Henderson, Director of Events and Communications, at Megan@fortworthsouth.org.
FREE FACE PAINTING
NO OUTSIDE FOOD & DRINK ALLOWED
Your support of our food vendors helps keep this event free. Please support Friday on the Green and these local businesses by purchasing items at the event!
Each event typically brings an estimated attendance of 1,000–1,500 attendees. The Friday on the Green season opening and closing shows typically have a heightened draw of around 2,000-3,000 attendees.
Near Southside, Inc. is a private, member-funded, non-profit 501(c)(4) development company dedicated to the revitalization of Fort Worth’s Near Southside. NSI began as a small coalition of Near Southside businesses and community leaders and has grown dramatically over the last decade. We invite you to join us as we promote the redevelopment of Fort Worth’s Near Southside as a vibrant, urban, mixed-use neighborhood.