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. Rachel Von and Jeremy Stroup’s Art Opening

Thursday, April 13 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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Stop by for an evening of creativity and fun!

2. Entrepreneurs, Don’t Be Socially Awkward: A Social Media Talk

Friday, April 14 at 12 p.m.

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In this talk, Anna Russett, Senior Social Strategist visiting from Havas Chicago and Fort Wayne native, will discuss why social should be at the core of your strategy with tips on how to build a strong social presence that highlights your brand’s services or products and speaks authentically to your target audience.

3. Hike The Trails of Fox Island

Friday, April 14 at 1 p.m.

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Hike the trails of Fox Island with Naturalist Jeff Ormiston. It should be a beautiful spring day!

4. Slidin’ Into the Latest Trends: Where Social Media is Going

Friday, April 14 at 5:30 p.m.

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Come hear Anna Russett, Senior Strategist with Havas Chicago and social influencer share emerging trends and innovations in social media. Learn where social media is going and how you can not only come along, but also lead the way.

5. Soirée Presents: Acoustic Showcase

Saturday, April 15 ay 7:30 p.m.

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Hear some great music and BYOB.

6. Chalk it Up [workshop]

Saturday, April 15 at 1 p.m.

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Learn how to chalk, write, and design a chalkboard at Saving Grace Vintage.

7. Deer Park’s Dyngus Day Party

Monday, April 17

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Celebrate with food, drinks, and music!

8. The Buzz about Bees

Tuesday, April 18 at 9:30 a.m.

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A local beekeeper will teach your kiddos (age 3-5) about the importance of bees — stop by and you may learn a thing or two, too!

9. Meet Me At FWMoA

Tuesday, April 18 at 2 p.m.

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“This monthly tour program is specially designed for individuals with an early-stage diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or other form of dementia. Tours are led by docents trained to effectively communicate with individuals with an early-stage diagnosis of dementia and are designed to be engaging for the individual and their care partners.” Check out the event page for more information.

10. Pippin National Tour: April 18, 2017 in Fort Wayne, IN

Tuesday, April 18 at 7:30 p.m.

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Don’t miss the latest show coming to the Embassy!


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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