Kids love to make things, and MAIN ST. offers plenty of hands-on, maker activities in the popular TCC Makers Zone!

TCC Makers Zone

Just announced for 2025! The 3rd Annual Fort Worth Beauty Art Contest



The mission of the art contest is to allow Fort Worth senior art students to express their vision of what they consider to be Fort Worth Beauty in 2-D form.  The artwork must express a positive, non-political, non-threatening concept that focuses on the beauty of our Fort Worth culture and city.

CASH PRIZES – The First, Second, Third and Fourth place senior art student winners will receive cash prizes: First Place = $1,000, Second Place = $750, Third Place = $500, Fourth Place = $250

For complete information and rules, please click here!

Big Brothers, Big Sisters Lone Star
Come create your own colorful bookmark to keep or give away as a gift to someone special!

Cook Children’s Health Network DotZone!!
Connect the dots! Fun activity for all and a work of art to take home for your family & friends to see!

Fort Worth Museum of Science & History
Discover the art of circle weaving with the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History at Main Street Arts Fest! Join us at the TCC Maker Zone for a FREE, hands-on weaving experience that’s both educational and fun. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced crafter, this activity is perfect for all ages. Come unleash your creativity and weave your way into a world of imagination!

FWISD Art Contest – Fort Worth Beauty
This exhibit features the very best of our FWISD students in an incredible art contest, with over $2,250 in scholarships being awarded for the top three young artists!

Technology Labs Program Robotic dogs! Fly high with a drone! All this when you check out the 40’ Virtual Reality lab located at 1st & Main where you’ll have the opportunity to try out different skills using 3D VR!  Then check your tech-savvy level inside the 38’ Mobile Innovation Lab. This sprawling mobile exhibit offers individuals and families a glimpse at the extensive STEM programs the district offers at all grade levels.

FWISD Technology Dept
Explore the possiblities of careers in technology

Fort Worth Public Library
Make a kazoo or tambourine to take home, Sharing a booklist that’s specifically made for Main Street, Promotional item giveaways, Information focused on instrument lending, Ampilfy817, concerts and more!


Girl Scouts of Texas/Oklahoma Plains
Endless possibilities! Make bead art pieces using all types of colorful beads!

Kamans Caricatures
Take home a fun memory of your family to display!

Kamans Face Paint
Fun & Beautiful face painting by local & national artist!

Kaman’s Henna/Glimmer Tattoo Henna and Glimmer tattoos –
Allow local & national artist to create temporary artwork on you!

Panther City Artist – Sarah Hiett
Fort Worth Skyline Mosaic – Creating something new & beautiful from something used! Come help bring our city to life in this artistic mural of our spectacular skyline from Fort Worth of 1860’s to the 2024 Skyline today!

PNC BANK Mobile Learning Lab

Create a colorful bookmark and find out more about the summer programs at Camp Fort Worth!

Sand Art Tent
Create your own work of art in sand! For kids of all ages! Come and express yourself by making a beautiful sand art bottle to take home or to give away to someone special!

SHARPIE MARKERS Creation Station
Here’s your opportunity to stretch your creative skills at Sharpie’s BRAND NEW Creativity Station, featuring their new Creative Markers. These markers are filled with acrylic paint and the options are limitless. Top coloring showcases will be invited to the Sharpie Bus on 2nd Street to share on camera!

Uplift Education
For an “uplifting” time please visit Uplift Educations Bracelet Making tent! And “brace” yourself for a good time!SAND ART BY MAIN ST.!