LFW Weekly Fun File

Looking for fun things to do in Fort Wayne? We compile a list of events and activities every 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. Juicing in the Garden

Thursday, January 26 at 6 p.m.


Jill Howard of Juice Jar (check out her Entrepreneur Spotlight) teaches you all about juicing. You’ll also get to sample some juices!

2. 2017 Beer & Bacon Fest Silent Auction for Honor Flight

Friday, January 27 from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m.


Help out Honor Flight Northeast Indiana while having beer and bacon. Win-win-win.

3. Adventures of Prince Achmed w/ Live Score by Silbo Gomero

Friday, January 27 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.


Cinema Center is showing the first animated feature film – The Adventures of Prince Achmed. It’s accompanied by a live score and should be pretty neat. It’s family-friendly, so expose your younger generation to some art and culture!

4. January Adult Baking Class!

Friday, January 27 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.


For this January diet season, explore some healthy alternatives to classic recipes. Then make it unhealthy. Perfect.

5. Winter Cozy

Friday, January 27 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.


Heated tent and bonfires, live music, and drinks from tolon. 21+.

6. Winterval

Saturday, January 28, all day


Ice carving, carriage rides and fun downtown! Don’t miss it this year!

7. Notable and Notorious Women of Fort Wayne

Saturday, January 28 at 11 a.m.


ARCH Board member Karen Richards will give us the low-down on all the notable and notorious women that come from the Fort.

8. PBS Nerd Night at Bottle and Bottega

Saturday, January 28 at 6 p.m.


Support all the wonderful things that PBS brings! There will be good, drinks, and swag.

9. Let’s Comedy! Presents: Kristen Toomey

Saturday, January 28 at 7 p.m.


Don’t miss one of the top comedians from Chicago as she performs, brought to you by Let’s Comedy!

10. Help Make Hope workshop

Sunday, January 29 at 4:30 p.m.
Bring a bit of hope and joy to the young people at Parkview Behavioral Health. Supplies are provided, just bring your kind, creative self!

Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. 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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