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.


Hobnobben Film Festival Preview Party

Thursday, May 11 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Check out trailers for the 2017 films!

Meditation in the Park

Thursday, May 11 at 7 p.m.

Everyone could use a bit of fresh air and a clear mind. Find both in the park!

Visitors Center Open House

Friday, May 12 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Learn all about the Visitors Center, and enjoy some special treats while you’re at it!

Youtheatre’s “James and the Giant Peach”

Friday and Saturday, May 12 and 13, times vary

This is such a fun show for the Youtheatre to be putting on! Support our kids’ art and enjoy the show!

West Main Street Antique and Vintage Market SPRING 2017

Saturday, May 13 at 9 a.m.

Don’t miss your chance to take home some really great finds.

Three Rivers Running Company Pink Ribbon Run

Saturday, May 13 at 9 a.m.

Join the run to benefit breast cancer research!

5th Annual Raptor Expo

Saturday, May 13 at from 11 a.m to 6 p.m.

Stop by to see these amazing animals! There will be presentations throughout the day.

Mary Poppins Movie

Sunday, May 14 at 2:30 p.m.

Mary Poppins in the Embassy Theatre? What a perfect Mother’s Day.

Mommie Dearest and Mimosas – Mother’s Day at Cinema Center

Sunday, May 14 at 11 a.m.

As part of Downtown Fort Wayne’s Mother’s Day Downtown event, Cinema Center will screen Mommie Dearest! Do something different this year.

Mother’s Day Downtown 2017

Sunday, May 14 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Free trolleys to explore downtown! Find the perfect gift for mom, or spend a fun day with her!


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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