LFW Weekly Fun File
Dec08

LFW Weekly Fun File

It’s Holiday Season! Looking for fun things to do in Fort Wayne? Look no further! LFW compiles a list of fun ongoings and events that we’re excited about 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. Modbar Holiday Throw Down Thursday, December 8 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. The second annual Holiday Throw Down! Some friendly competition for some great prizes should make for a fun night. 2. ART21 Screening Thursday, December 8 from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. A free screening of ART 21’s Art in the Twenty-First Century: Chicago. 3. Holiday Pops December 9, 10, and 17, 2016 2:00 PM | Embassy Theatre (December 10 and 17) 7:30 PM | Embassy Theatre We love POPS! If you don’t know, Broadway personalities join the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, Chorus, and other special guests to perform fun holiday music – both contemporary and traditional. 4. Harry Potter’s Magical Holiday Ball – Supporting PBS39 Friday, December 9 from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Dancing! Crafts! Harry Potter! Go dressed in formal attire or dress up as your favorite character. 5. Jingle Bell Jazz Friday, December 9 at 7:30 p.m. The Heartland Sings Vocal Artists’ unique spin on holiday faves. There will be a cash bar available throughout the evening. 6. Santa & the Reindeer – Dec. 10 Saturday, December 10 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. This is one of the cutest opportunities for Santa pics EVER. My daughter loves going and petting the reindeer. You can also check out the rest of the conservatory in its Christmas beauty. 7. Santacon Fort Wayne Saturday, December 10 from 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Dress as your favorite Christmas character and tour the bars downtown! All participating bars will have drink specials and drawings for prizes. It should be a great time! 8. Hoosiers in Harmony Saturday, December 10 at the 7 p.m. Mad Ants game They’re trying to set a Guinness World Record for “Most People Singing Live on a Radio Broadcast” to celebrate Indiana’s bicentennial. Join the fun! Heartland Vocal Artists will perform after! 9. Paw-tos with Santa 2016 Sunday, December 11 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Your pets can meet Santa too! 10. Straight No Chaser: I’ll Have Another – 20th Anniversary Tour Tuesday, December 13 at 7:30 p.m. Because who doesn’t love Straight No Chaser?! Remember,...

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LFW Weekly Fun File
Jun02

LFW Weekly Fun File

It’s summer (basically)! Festivals are kicking into gear, as well as quite a bit of outdoor fun around the Fort! Let’s take a look at what’s happening in Fort Wayne this 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.  K9 Classic Saturday, June 4 at 9 a.m.         The best kind of 5K … the kind you can do with your dog! Benefitting the ASPCA. 2. Pre-K Nature Discovery Saturday, June 4 at 10 a.m. Free, fun classes at Moser park for kiddos under 6. Take a Saturday morning and let the kids explore this great big, beautiful world! 3. PBS39 Explorer Day Saturday, June 4 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Free admission, super fun activities, educational games, and a mascot parade! Some food trucks will be stopping by for an overall great time. 4. Beatlefest Saturday, June 4 at 6 p.m. Free show for all ages, featuring multiple bands. 5. Fourth Annual Beard and Mustache Competition Saturday, June 4 at 8 p.m. You guys. Facial hair competition. There will be trophies. There will also be vendors and local bands. All for a great cause! 6. Germanfest June 5 – 12 Beer and Brats and music and fun. 7. Speakeasy Monday, June 6 at 8:30 p.m.   The first night of a poetry reading series. Enjoy some beer and art and feel some feels. 8. Crosswalk Mural Installation Monday and Tuesday June 6 and June 7 beginning at 9 a.m.       It’s installation time! 9. Get Fit in the Fort Running Group June 6 and 7 RRCA Certified Running Coach and Certified Personal Trainer, Mike Else, will be offering a training group to help people prepare for the Fort4Fitness on October 1, 2016. Join a group and get the motivation you need to hit your goals this fall! Groups kickoff this week. 10. New Haven Canal Days June 7 – 11           Oh, New Haven Canal Days. Food, rides, fun, parades … we love it. Remember, this isn’t all Fort Wayne has to offer. Check out our events calendar, and get out and have some fun this weekend! We can’t wait to see you around our...

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