JFK TRIBUTE NEWS

50 YEARS LATER: FORT WORTH REMEMBERS PRESIDENT JOHN F. KENNEDY Fort Worth to Commemorate the 50th Anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s Visit to the City FORT WORTH, Texas (September 12, 2013) – This fall the city of Fort Worth, Texas, will remember the life and legend of President John F. Kennedy. Events surrounding the […]

For release August 19, 2013   FORT WORTH, Texas—In commemoration of the 5oth anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, the Amon Carter Museum of American Art will exhibit the artworks installed in the president’s suite at the Hotel Texas during his visit to Fort Worth in 1963. On view from October 12, […]

December 27th, 2012

Text Panels Replaced

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                                                                  FOR MORE INFORMATION December […]

N E W S For Immediate Release 11/8/12 Contacts:  Jessica Dowdy 817-698-7842 jessicadowdy@fortworth.com Melody Fritz 800-776-9720 mfritz@phprinc.com Unveiling event & photos available for media download. Permanent, public installation honors President’s historic final speeches (Fort Worth, Texas) — In a public ceremony that began at 9:00 a.m. this morning, the clear, youthful voices of 51 members of […]

November 1st, 2012

Media 11/01/2012

JFK Tribute in Fort Worth Press Release JFK Tribute in Fort Worth Fact Sheet JFK Tribute in Fort Worth Preview JFK TRIBUTE OPENS THURSDAY, NOV. 8, 2012 IN DOWNTOWN FORT WORTH; DEDICATION CEREMONY TO HONOR IDEALS, THEMES OF PRESIDENT’S HISTORIC FINAL SPEECHES DELIVERED IN FORT WORTH Ribbon cutting will follow 9:00 a.m. public unveiling of […]

“We celebrate the past to awaken the future.” – JFK Downtown Fort Worth Initiatives, Inc. and Fort Worth civic leaders broke ground Monday, February 27 on the John F. Kennedy Tribute, designed to celebrate his historic visit to Fort Worth and his Presidency. “This is an incredible achievement for Fort Worth,” Mayor Betsy Price said. […]

Downtown Fort Worth Inc. and the Parks and Community Services Department will share information about the redevelopment of General Worth Square Park including the John F. Kennedy Tribute. Date:                     Tuesday, March 1, 2011 Time:                     6:00  - 7:30 pm Location:              Hilton Fort Worth Hotel , 815 Main St., Fort Worth, TX  76102 Room:                   Crystal Ballroom B […]

February 2nd, 2011

JFK Tribute Public Meeting

Due to weather conditions, the public meeting for the JFK Tribute and Improvements to General Worth Square scheduled for Wednesday, February 2nd at 5:30 pm at the Hilton Fort Worth Hotel in downtown Fort Worth has been cancelled.  It will be rescheduled shortly. If you have questions or need more information, please contact Melissa Konur at Melissa@dfwi.org or Stacey […]

FORT WORTH, TX – The JFK Tribute Committee of Downtown Fort Worth Initiatives, Inc. (DFWII) is proud to announce the unveiling – for the very first time to the general public – of the plans for the JFK Tribute in downtown’s General Worth Square. “A tribute to the president’s visit and memorializing the history of […]