LFW Weekly Fun File
Jul20

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 submit your event to our calendar! Click on the event for more information about times, locations, cost, etc. I Wanna Be A Zookeeper Day Thursday, July 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This career exploration day is for the kiddos, but to be honest, there’s a strong possibility I’m going to be taking off work to see if I want to be a zookeeper, too! July Hot Spot Thursday, July 20 at 5:30 p.m. YLNI’s next social networking event will be at Rudy’s Shop! Meet new people at this fun event! Meet The Distillery Night Thursday, July 20 at 6 p.m. The founders of Hotel Tango Artisan Distillery in Indy will be at HT2. Go enjoy some off-menu cocktails and more! Fort Wayne Pride 2017 Friday and Saturday, July 21 and 22 It’s Pride weekend in Fort Wayne. Check out  www.fwpride.org for all the details. 3rd Year Celebration Under the Stars Friday and Saturday, July 21 and 22 We’ve been enjoying Hideout 125 for three whole years! Celebrate! July Splash-In Movie: Moana Saturday, July 22 at 7:30 p.m. This event at the splash park is free and open to the public! Stop by and watch Moana while enjoying complimentary hot dogs, fruit, lemonade and popcorn! Free Outdoor Showing of Jurassic Park! Saturday, July 22 at 7:45 p.m. If Moana isn’t really your speed, have no fear! Sweets So Geek is showing Jurassic Park! Beauty and the Beast Saturday, July 22 through Sunday, August 6 It’s finally here! The Civic Theatre is putting on “Beauty and the Beast” and I heard it’s a wonderful show. 2017 Broadway Street Stroll Sunday, July 23 at 1 p.m. This is one of my favorite events of the entire year. Take a stroll down Broadway to discover what the corridor has to offer while perusing art booths and enjoying local music. It’s beautiful and wonderful in every way. Become a Digital Sherlock Tuesday, July 25 at 6:30 p.m. Is anyone else getting tired of never knowing what to believe on the internet? From politics to Netflix shows, you can’t take anything at face value anymore! Learn from some local experts how to spot truth on the web. Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. Get...

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LFW Weekly Fun File
Jul13

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 submit your event to our calendar! Click on the event for more information about times, locations, cost, etc. 2nd Thursday: Glassblowing Demonstration Thursday, July 13 at 5 p.m. Fort Wayne glass artist Eran Park will demonstrate the techniques of glassblowing. Such a cool thing to watch! Shark Awareness Day Friday, July 14 at 10 a.m. Man people love sharks! Spend a day learning about some of the coolest creatures in the sea. Cyber Safety Saturday, July 15 at 11 a.m. This free workshop helps kids and parents stay safe online. The Indiana State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force is supporting the program, and it’s definitely something worth learning about. Shop Local at The Deck Saturday, July 15 at 1 p.m. Fabulous food + local business + awesome location = happiness. Brew Review Saturday, July 15 at 1 p.m. It’s the Fourth Annual Brew Review at Three Rivers! Taste some beer, enjoy food and some music! Game of Thrones Trivia Saturday, July 15 at 9 p.m. Are you on top of your Game of Thrones trivia? Find out at Trubble this week. Cause for Paws Monday, July 17 at 6 p.m. This wonderful yoga event benefits the Allen County SPCA. It’s a great time full of great people. The Tempest by William Shakespeare Sunday, July 16 at 2 p.m. The final performance by Pheonix Productions/Shakespeare from the Heart. Don’t miss seeing “The Tempest” at Franke Park for free! Summer Nights: Us Together Wednesday, July 19 at 5 p.m. As part of the Summer Nights at the Embassy, Members of Leadership Fort Wayne will moderate a discussion on topics of community and diversity. Bravas will have food and there will be a cash bar.   Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. Get out and enjoy this weekend! We can’t wait to see you around our...

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LFW Weekly Fun File
Jun29

LFW Weekly Fun File

Happy 4th! 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 submit your event to our calendar! Click on the event for more information about times, locations, cost, etc. Open House Thursday, June 29 at 4 p.m. Tour the newly renovated surgical suites, meet the staff and volunteers, and have some refreshments. Check out this valuable asset to our community! Farm to Fork Dinner Thursday, June 29 at 6 p.m. A 5-course dinner where the animals are humanely raised right on the farm. Reservations are required. Emerge: General Membership Event Thursday, June 29 at 5:30 p.m. Come network, hear from inspiring local leaders, and make some friends! Don’t miss this great event where you’re sure to meet someone new and learn something new, too. Fort Wayne SOUP Thursday, June 29 at 6:30 p.m.   Hear from some of our wonderful, smart, and talented community members as they present projects they’re working on. After, you will have the opportunity to vote on the project you think benefits the city or neighborhood the most. Opening Reception Members’ Showcase + Jeremy Stroup Friday, June 30 at 6 p.m. The opening reception for the 39th Annual Members’ Showcase. There will be great art and a cash bar from Calhoun Street Soups, Salads, And Spirits. Trubble’s 1st Beer-iversary Saturday, July 1 Beer, bands, food, and vendors. Come party. Fort Wayne Philharmonic Patriotic Pops at Parkview Field Saturday, July 1 at 8:30 p.m. Celebrate the USA with the Philharmonic! 2nd Annual 4 on the Fourth in Fort Wayne Tuesday, July 4 at 8 a.m. Wear your best red, white, and blue for this 4-mile run/walk. Calories Don’t Count Learn how to eat yourself thin, and ask questions as you learn. This is the second class in a series, ticket price includes a copy of the speaker’s book and admission to the third class for free! Don’t forget about the July 4 Fireworks as well! Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. Get out and enjoy this weekend! We can’t wait to see you around our...

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LFW Weekly Fun File
Jun22

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 submit your event to our calendar! Click on the event for more information about times, locations, cost, etc. Free Outdoor Showing of The Muppet Movie! Friday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m. Summer movie nights are back! Stop by for a great film and a fun atmosphere. GearFest 2017 Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24 It’s a free admission gear tradeshow. It’s a fun and interesting day for anyone! Fort Wayne Dragon Boat Races Saturday, June 24 at 8 a.m. Watch the races, enjoy local food trucks, and participate in activities with your kiddos! 2017 Northern Indiana Pet Expo Saturday, June 24 and Sunday, June 25 It’s a pet lover’s dream! Come explore! BuskerFest 2017 Saturday, June 24 at 4 p.m. Street performances galore! Stop by for some out-of-the-box fun this Saturday. Art on Broadway Saturday, June 24 at 5 p.m. Pop-ups, vendors, and local talent. Support art in our community — it’s pretty amazing! Skyline Savasana Barre + Brunch Sunday, June 25 at 9:30 a.m. I can’t believe this isn’t sold out yet. Trust me, it will be soon! Save your spot today! Heartland Sings: Fresh-Squeezed Serenade Sunday, June 25 at 4:30 p.m. Heartland Sings is creating a video for promotional purposes, and they’re inviting you to come and help! It’ll be a longer than average concert, so bring your friends, buy some food, and have a good time! YLNI View from the Top Monday, June 26 at 5:30 p.m. BakerStreet Steakhouse and Hoppy Gnome President James Khan will share some of his thoughts on leadership and personal growth. Don’t miss it! Margarita Monday Paddle Social Monday, June 26 at 6 p.m. Take a paddle through downtown, then stop for some margs! Free Movie Night at ACPL Tuesday, June 27 at 6:30 p.m. Enjoy a free movie at the library! This funny take on superhero movies is great for the whole fam — there’s something for everyone! Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. Get out and enjoy this weekend! We can’t wait to see you around our...

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LFW Weekly Fun File
Jun15

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 submit your event to our calendar! Click on the event for more information about times, locations, cost, etc. The Hunchback Of Notre Dame – Silent Film Thursday, June 15 at 7 p.m. Every Thursday in June, they’re showing black and white films with the Grand Pipe Organ. It’s the best experience. RibFest at Headwaters Park Thursday, June 15 through Sunday, June 18 It’s what we love best in the Fort … good food and brew! Blocknobben! Friday, June 16 at 6 p.m. Stop by and see featured local vendors, local artists, and local food! Throughout the evening the event will be transformed into a movie set for the Film the Fort Project. Go have some fun! Father’s Day 5K Saturday, June 17 at 8:30 a.m. It’s a run and a pancake breakfast where the proceeds go to an awesome local charity. What more could you want? SCAN & Simply Decks Grill Out Event Saturday, June 17 at 12 p.m. Fresh Thyme will be partnering with Simply Decks to grill up some delicious food for a wonderful cause. Graduation Celebration – Jefferson Pointe Saturday, June 17 at 1 p.m. Free concerts at Jefferson Pointe are so fun, and local band, Oferle, is amazing! It’s definitely worth your time to stop by. Lace + Arrow SW Grand Opening & Anniversary Sale Saturday, June 17 at 1 p.m. Lace + Arrow is so amazing. Seriously. Shop and enjoy some complimentary mimosas, plus take advantage of discounted class passes at PranaYoga. Quackers Riverway 5K presented by Franklin Electric Saturday, June 17 at 6:30 p.m. It’s SCAN’s big benefit day! Begin with the 5k, then stick around for the duck race! Food Not Bombs FW 5th year Anniversary Sunday, June 18 at 2 p.m. Bring a dish to eat and something fun to do (hula hoops, chalk, instruments, etc.) and enjoy some great community with your neighbors. Make Music Day Fort Wayne Wednesday, June 21   During Fort Wayne’s celebration of this international event, there are several events happening throughout the city! It’s also Living Fort Wayne’s second concert in the concert series at Headwater’s Park! Join us! Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. Get out and enjoy this weekend! We can’t wait to see you around our...

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