LFW Weekly Fun File – New Year’s Edition
Dec29

LFW Weekly Fun File – New Year’s Edition

– (And mostly celebrate the fact that 2016 is OVER.) This isn’t everything that’s happening in Fort Wayne this weekend, but it’s a great sampling of NYE fun for all ages! 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. Let’s Laugh Off 2016 in The Comedy Garage Thursday, December 29 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. 2016 has been a bit rough. Laugh away the year with Let’s Comedy! There’s no cover for this last show, go enjoy yourself at Pedal City! 2. Science Central’s Countdown to Noon Saturday, December 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For the price of admission, take your kiddos to a fun, interactive New Year’s Eve party! They can make party hats, noisemakers, or get their faces painted. There will be a soda toast around noon, complete with a countdown. 3. Kids & Family NYE Party!! Saturday, December 31 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. If you need a family-friendly evening event, stop by teds! There will be games and snacks, kid-friendly beverages (and adult beverages, too) and a “midnight” ball drop (aka 8:30 p.m. ball drop). 4. Fort Wayne’s New Year’s Ball Drop (FREE EVENT) Saturday, December 31 from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. It’s finally here! Music. Fireworks. LED tower. Countdown to 2017. It’s free and open to all ages. Don’t miss it! 5. 2017 NYE Ball at Main St Saturday, December 31 from 9 p.m. to 12 a.m. This is a 21+ event, and the official indoor partnership with the New Year’s Eve Ball Drop. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres and a champagne toast with the price of admission. There will be dancing and a photographer to catch you looking snazzy. 6. Space Out NYE Party! Saturday, December 31 from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. This is Wunderkammer’s annual NYE party/fundraiser. If you want to have a great time for a fabulous cause, stop by Wunderkammer for the evening. 7. NYE 90’s Night with live music Saturday, December 31 from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. ’90’s night! It’s the best way to ring in the new year. 8. Secret Mezzanine New Year’s Eve Saturday, December 31 from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Secret Mezzanine will be at Deer Park, If you’re looking for a little more low-key, still awesome bar experience, enjoy some food and music at Deer Park. 9. New...

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LFW Weekend Fun File
Dec24

LFW Weekend Fun File

There’s always something fun to do in Fort Wayne, sometimes you just have to know where to look! We know everyone will most likely be spending time at home with friends and family, but here are a few options for a bit of fun about the town. If you’d like to see your event featured in the Weekend Fun File, or added to our events calendar, let us know! Email us at info@livingfortwayne.com 1. Last Saturday Every month on the Last Saturday, downtown Fort Wayne offers a wide variety of activities. 2. DeBrand Chocolate Holiday Open Tours December 26 and 27: 11am – 6pm $5 per person. Tours begin every half hour on the hour. Guests will be able to sample chocolates while the tour guides show off the different processes taking place in each of the three DeBrand’s creation kitchens. 3. An Evening with The Legendary Trainhoppers December 26: 8 PM and 10 PM OLG is hosting The Legendary Trainhoppers for their first gig(s) in nearly nine years.  4. Downton Abbey Final Season Sneak Preview December 27: 3 PM  DescriptionPBS3p and the Embassy Theatre are teaming up to offer a FREE sneak preview screening of Downton Abbey’s first episode. 5. Hateful Eight at the Cinema Center December 30, 11pm Midnight Premier of Quentin Tarantino’s Hateful Eight! Complete with trivia games and prizes! 6. The Fantasy of Lights Open through Dec 31st 6pm-9pm Sunday – Thursday 6pm-10pm Friday & Saturday Don’t miss your chance! These are the last few days to take the family and drive through Franke Park to look at all the wonderful and creative Christmas displays! Have a great...

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