The arena exterior reflects the Southwestern art deco theme echoed by multiple buildings in Fort Worth. (Courtesy Dickies Arena)
At $540 million Dickies Arena, stock show tradition mixes with high-end finishes and plans to lure concert tours
One of the oldest rodeos in the country has a new $540 million playpen. Dickies Arena, the new home of the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo, brings a state-of-the-art facility to north Texas for concerts and sports as well as the city’s showcase event, fo...
Don Muret has been a reporter for 35 years, including 25 years in trade journalism at SportsBusiness Journal and the old Amusement Business magazine before joining VenuesNow in December 2017. Previously, he worked 10 years as a sports writer for multiple daily and weekly newspapers. The Cedar Rapids, Iowa native has a journalism degree from Drake University and attended graduate school at the University of Iowa. He’s a diehard Chicago Cubs fan and loves live music. Muret lives in Charlotte with his wife, Dana, and their two teenage daughters, Madeline and Carolyn.
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