LFW Weekly Fun File

It’s summer (basically)! Festivals are kicking into gear, as well as quite a bit of outdoor fun around the Fort! Let’s take a look at what’s happening in Fort Wayne this week.

This is by no means an exhaustive list, and if you don’t quite see what you’re looking for, check out our events calendar.

If you’d like to see your event featured in the Weekly Fun File, or added to our events calendar, let us know! Email us at info@livingfortwayne.com or you can go ahead and submit your event to our calendar!

Click on the event for more information about times, locations, cost, etc.

1.  K9 Classic

Saturday, June 4 at 9 a.m.






The best kind of 5K … the kind you can do with your dog! Benefitting the ASPCA.

2. Pre-K Nature Discovery

Saturday, June 4 at 10 a.m.


Free, fun classes at Moser park for kiddos under 6. Take a Saturday morning and let the kids explore this great big, beautiful world!

3. PBS39 Explorer Day

Saturday, June 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


Free admission, super fun activities, educational games, and a mascot parade! Some food trucks will be stopping by for an overall great time.

4. Beatlefest

Saturday, June 4 at 6 p.m.


Free show for all ages, featuring multiple bands.

5. Fourth Annual Beard and Mustache Competition

Saturday, June 4 at 8 p.m.


You guys. Facial hair competition. There will be trophies. There will also be vendors and local bands. All for a great cause!

6. Germanfest

June 5 – 12


Beer and Brats and music and fun.

7. Speakeasy

Monday, June 6 at 8:30 p.m.



The first night of a poetry reading series. Enjoy some beer and art and feel some feels.

8. Crosswalk Mural Installation

Monday and Tuesday June 6 and June 7 beginning at 9 a.m.





It’s installation time!

9. Get Fit in the Fort Running Group

June 6 and 7


RRCA Certified Running Coach and Certified Personal Trainer, Mike Else, will be offering a training group to help people prepare for the Fort4Fitness on October 1, 2016. Join a group and get the motivation you need to hit your goals this fall! Groups kickoff this week.

10. New Haven Canal Days

June 7 – 11







Oh, New Haven Canal Days. Food, rides, fun, parades … we love it.

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!

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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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