10 Best Family Places

Published: December 27, 2014

This list is about some of the family establishments around Fort Worth Tx. Aside from the main attractions of texas being footbal, baseball and Texas Speedway thier is so much more to do in texas and I wanted to showcase these great places and give them some recognition. All of these items are family oriented and also a place for adults to be with the children ans still have fun and interact with each other which is what families need and these are fun and educational. All of these require being active which ia plus plus for kids and adults.

  1. Putt Putt Fun Center

    This family fun center is just that, fun for the whole family!  Located in Hurst, Texas this 25,000 sq Ft park has it all from arcade games to gokart tracks, they cater to the young and as well as adult and the best place to have your birthday or corporate meeting they host them all. This fun center is great for laser tag and miniature golf and a very tasty snack bar!

  2. Mountasia

    Located in North Richland Hills TX, they offer actual rides for the kids and a rock climbing wall. Great place for birthday, school or family outing! What sets this apart is a huge rock waterfall surrounded by a miniature golf course.

  3. NRH2O

     If your looking to cool off from the Texas summer then this waterpark is sure to to do just that! Located in North Richland Hills TX, with 11 different water slides and wading pools the park is well equipped to handle all ages. You can rent cabanas' and chill by the pool or browse the shops. With seven water slides this will sure have the kids tired and fullfilled of their need to run off energy.


  4. MainEvent

    This  family fun center located in Benbrook TX, has full sized billiard tables and a full size bowling alley complete with bumpers that caters more to adults but also arcades, laser tag for the kids. The arcade will keep the kids busy while the adults can play the billiards or get in some serious strikes. You can fine dine or snack features a full bar and snack bar for whatever your cravings. Host birthday, group, school functions here they do it all!

  5. iT'Z Family Food & Fun

    Located in Euless TX, a fun center features affordable family dining in 4 of the themed restaurants and a full size bowling alley along with miniature bowling lanes. An indoor bumper car track sets this fun center apart from the rest as it is the only one in Texas. With 150 arcade games and a Laser Maze its a fun time for all ages! They also host birthdays or meetings and offer group discounts.

  6. Hawaiin Falls Water Park

    Located in Mansfield TX, offers 14 acres of aquatic fun for all ages. Very clean and all amenities that will cater to any need. With four different rides tube, slide and wave pool that will get your adrenaline rushing and have you coming back for more it is the best water park for a little price. They also offer shaded areas for those who like to stay out of the sun's glare or you can rent your own private Cabana.


  7. Coyote Drive In

    The days of the drive-in are not gone, located in Downtown Fort Worth TX, you have three screens and a full snack bar and a seating next to snack bar if you don't want the confines of your vehicle to enjoy a flick. They allow pets and the staff is very helpful. You can order tickets online or at the ticket booth either way its a fun time at the Drive In! There are three screens and their is sure be a movie for the whole family or just adults. If you just want a date night or movie time with the kids the Drive In is the best solution for both!


  8. Fort Worth Botanic Garden

     With over 2,500 species of plant and the oldest botanic garden in Texas, there are over 23 specialty gardens and a rock springs area. The Gardens Restaurant offers fine dining and an amazing view of the gardens. Located in Fort Worth’s Cultural District a huge 110 acres of bright colors and scents from Japanese blooms to exotic plants. The one of kind rock springs and waterfalls throughout the gardens make for a soothing and hot spot for a date.

  9. Fort Worth Zoo

    With over 500 species of animal and located in downtown Fort Worth, TX and 12 permanent exhibits the whole family will enjoy. There is dining and gift shops located within the park so making a day of it would be easy. They host live shows with penguins to big cats that will entertain all ages. You may think its all about cattle and cowboys in Texas but a trip to the zoo will change that thinking and you will seehow many diverse entertainment establishments their are.


The best place on the list would #10. No matter how many times I visit their is always something new to see. Fun, Silly and educational and what more could you want in a odditorium. This would make for a great date night you would not be bored and learn something about each other and reactions to the displays. One of kind here in Fort Worth its definately the best place to get a diverse avenue of entertainment.