LFW Weekend Fun File

Our calendar is full of fantastic events taking place around our city, so be sure to check it out for a more exhaustive list. In the meantime, here’s a quick peek at some of the things we are looking forward to this weekend! If you’d like to see your event featured in the Weekend Fun File, or added to our events calendar, let us know! Email us at info@livingfortwayne.com


1. Second Chances Art Exhibit and Auction

Fri, March 11, 6pm – 9pm






Community artists were paired with Blue Jacket graduates to create artwork to tell the graduates’ stories of triumph. Some pieces of art will be auctioned off, and proceeds of the benefit go to Blue Jacket. There will be a cash bar and lots of fun!

2. Karaoke Classics Live

Fri, March 11 at 7 p






It’s karaoke night for Heartland Sings! From Britney to Journey, the Heartland Vocal Artists channel your favorite artists by performing their hit singles accompanied by the instrumental combo. Audience members are encouraged to sing along, and a free drink is included in the ticket price. Good food, good eats, good music, fun songs — perfect night!

3. Creative Cocktails

Saturday, March 12 at 5:30 p






This month’s Creative Cocktails event is at Club Soda. Meet some friends, and have a drink and a great time before the Axis Dance Performance!

4. AXIS Dance Performance

Saturday, March 12 at 8 p






World-Famous, AXIS Dance troupe is performing at the Arts United Center! After the performance, there will be an audience Q&A. Don’t miss this great event!



5. St. Catty’s Day at Black Pine

Saturday, March 12 at 1 p








Black Pine is open for a St. Patrick’s Day Celebration! Dress in green, grab the kids, and enjoy bottomless hot chocolate and beautiful animals!

6. Get Green

Saturday, March 12 all day






Family fun all day long! There’s a 5k, the firefighters are turning the river green, and there are tons of other activities for all ages (Lucky Charms eating contest, anyone?). It should be a beautiful day, stop by!

7. St. Monci Art Opening at Fancy & Staple

Saturday, March 12 at 5 p








Great art from St. Monci. Ron Ostlund, of Ostlund Custom Works and G2G Jewelry/Metal Couture, will also be there, and there will be food from Bird Food and drinks from CS3!

8. Throw a Pi(e) in the Face of Cancer

Saturday, March 12 at 6 p







There’s an art show and auction, and the chance to throw pies in the faces of local celebrities. I’m in.

9. Turnstone Casino Night

Saturday, March 12 at 7 p








Casino night features blackjack, Texas Hold’em, bingo, a silent auction, raffle baskets, food, beer, and wine sampling. All proceeds benefit Help Turnstone advance its mission of empowering people with disabilities. It should be great fun helping a great organization!

10. Screening of Suffragette

Sunday, March 13 at 3 p










A rather timely screening of a powerful film. Remember, your vote is important and your voice matters!

Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. Check out our events calendar, and get out and have some fun this weekend! We can’t wait to see you around our city!


Brittany King

Author: Brittany King

Storyteller. Bibliophile. Vegan. Native to Fort Wayne and lover of art. May have a mild obsession with pot-bellied pigs.

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