LFW Weekly Fun File

Looking for fun things to do in Fort Wayne? Living Fort Wayne compiles a list of events and activities happening 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. Fashion & Community #flightfulfw

Thursday, March 9 at 6 p.m.

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This spring fashion show will benefit SCAN. There will be food from 800 Degrees, and a pop-up shop from Fancy and Staple! Don’t miss it!

2. Disney On Ice presents Dare To Dream

Thursday, March 9 through Sunday, March 12 — Times vary

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We love the Disney on Ice shows. They’re always SO fun, no matter what your age!

3. First Presbyterian Theatre presents: The Children’s Hour

Weekends beginning Thursday, March 9 through Saturday, March 25 – Times vary

Childrens (pdf)

This seminal 1930s drama confronts some big issues, including lying and bigotry.

4. Arena Dinner Theatre- Getting Sara Married

Weekends beginning Friday, March 10 through Saturday, March 25 – Times vary

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It’s a fun, romantic show about finding love in your 30s.

5. Get Green 2017

Saturday, March 11 from 8 a.m. to 11 p.m.

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They’re turning the river green for Saint Patrick’s Day! This is a family-friendly event with something available for all ages!

6. Bath Fizzy Workshop

Saturday, March 11 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Drop in anytime to learn how to make your own bath fizzies! It’s $10 and you’ll walk away with three fizzies.

7. YLNI Members Event: Escape Room

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YLNI Members can join a team to see if you can defeat the Escape Room! The fun begins and ends at the Hoppy Gnome.

8. OLC, Secret Mezzanine, Fun While You Wait, We’re Ghosts Now

Saturday, March 11 at 9 p.m.

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New Jersey natives Fun While You Wait and We’re Ghosts Now are on tour and stopping by Fort Wayne! Come see them play with local bands OLC and Secret Mezzanine.

9. Educational Series: Riverfront Design

Monday, March 13 at 6:30 p.m.

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This month, learn about phase one of the riverfront development. It’s so much more than a beautiful new park!

10. Stargazing: Your Sky Tonight

Wednesday, March 15 at 7 p.m.

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Science Central will lead you on a walk along the riverway for a closer look at the stars. This is fun for all ages.


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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