Panther Island / Central City News

Things To Do on Panther Island – Labor Day Weekend

LAST Weekend for river & beach activities at the Panther Island Pavilion public beach

This weekend is your last chance to enjoy the summer river and beach activities at the Panther Island Pavilion public beach! Food trucks, beer concessions, live acoustic music, yoga classes, and swimming area are open thru Labor Day weekend. Get the schedule and details here!

Explore the Trinity River From the Water

Rent a kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard from Backwoods Paddlesports at Panther Island Pavilion. Reserve your spot today!

Treasure Hunt around Panther Island

Did you know there are four TRWD Geocaches located near Panther Island? Find Fort Worth hidden gems and complete the TRWD Geocaching Adventure Challenge Passport! Visit for more info.

Enjoy an Unique Movie Watching Experience

The Coyote Drive-In experience allows you to enjoy a movie from your car! Coyote shows double features every night on four different screens. Pet friendly and they show movies rain or shine.

Drink a Cold One – TO-GO Brews

Panther Island Brewing is located at the corner of 4th and Main St. The taproom is open for to-go orders Thursdays – Sundays from 12:00-8:00pm. Try one of their most popular brews or a seasonal one, either way you can’t go wrong. Watch their social media for special releases!

Rent a Bike and Explore the City

There is a Fort Worth B-cycle station located at Taylor Circle. Rent a bike and hop on the trails at Panther Island and explore Fort Worth!

Walk, Run, or Bike the Trinity Trails

There are more than 100 miles of Trinity Trails and lucky for us they run right through Panther Island! Bring your dog (on a leash), friends and family out for a nice time on the trails.