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.


2017 Giving Back Fort Wayne Volunteer Fair

Thursday, April 27 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Meet over 60 area non-profits and organizations to learn about their volunteer opportunities. Enjoy food trucks and more!

Celebrate Immigrants in Fort Wayne

Thursday, April 27 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Listen to a great panel and celebrate all the immigrants who make our community great. Progressive Social Hour is partnering with Universal Education Foundation for this free event. Not to mention, there will be specialty appetizers from around the world.

The Taming of the Shrew

Thursday, April 27 to Sunday, May 7, times vary

Get your dose of Shakespeare with this great show!

Medication Disposal Day

Friday, April 28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

It’s time for spring cleaning! Help keep our families and community safe by properly disposing of your medications.

Shoot for a Cure Walk For A Cause 3 Mile Walk

Friday, April 28 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

A wonderful 3 mile walk (family friendly!). The proceeds go to the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Research.

Stand Against Racism

Friday, April 28 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Raising awareness to combat institutional racism.

A Wrinkle in Time

A staple young adult book comes to life with some super talented local folks. Don’t miss it!

Touch-a-Truck 2017

Saturday, April 29 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Take your kiddos to explore some super cool vehicles! What a fun Saturday morning!

He Named Me Malala: Screening and Discussion

Sunday, April 30 from 5:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

This documentary is a part of this year’s “Stand Against Racism” campaign. The YWCA will lead a discussion following the film.

Friendly Fox Fundraiser/Silent Auction

Sunday, April 30 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Do you want an outdoor revamp at the Friendly Fox? Then help them out and get some cool stuff in the process!


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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