Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Festivals and Special Events

Posted on September 29, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

Fright Night Fort Wayne 2017 - Zombie Walk

You never know what's going to happen when you take a walk on the wild side. Especially when limping alongside the undead.

I took a leap two years ago and ventured ten miles into Fort Wayne to participate in the annual Zombie Walk with my sister and daughter, who like me, live in Churubusco;

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Posted on September 25, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

An Inside Look at Heartland Sings’ 21st Season

Heartland Sings, Fort Wayne’s very own vocal arts company is ready to start its 21st season lineup. As an insider (I’m the company’s full-time soprano), I’m already way too excited to keep the secret! Here’s some of what lies in store for our next season of song.

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Posted on September 11, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

What to Expect at the 2nd Annual Middle Waves Music Festival

Middle Waves Music Festival is a two-day event that celebrates music, dance, culture, food, art, and all things creative. This Fort Wayne, Indiana festival is built around a combination of free and ticketed concerts on three stages in downtown Headwaters Park. The fun happens during the weekend of September 15 & 16 and there’s something for everyone.

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Posted on September 08, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

September's Best Concerts in Fort Wayne

Summer festival season is coming to a close in Fort Wayne, but lucky for us, music isn’t relegated to just one season! Fall in Fort Wayne is rife with concerts, including some you (and I) won’t want to miss. Here’s what I, as a professional singer, am most looking forward to this September in my hometown.

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Posted on September 04, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Johnny Appleseed Festival - A Long-standing Fort Wayne Tradition

The Johnny Appleseed Festival is a longstanding tradition in Fort Wayne. Year-after-year families enjoy this period authentic festival that celebrates the life and time of John Chapman, otherwise known as Johnny Appleseed.

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Posted on September 01, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Emma D.

Middle Waves Music Festival - New in 2017

Last year, our patrons told us that the inaugural Middle Waves Music Festival was one of the best weekends in Fort Wayne’s recent, collective memory. 

This September 15 and 16th, we’re back and—we believe—bigger and better than ever! 

Here’s how, and why—

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Posted on August 25, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

Celebrating the Arts in Fort Wayne this August/September

August may be almost over, but never fear! There’s plenty of artsy summer fun left, and fall has a lot in store as well. As a performing artist living in Fort Wayne, here’s what I’m most excited about hearing and seeing in the next few months.

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Posted on August 21, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Late Summer Activities in Fort Wayne

As summer is coming to an end, there is still plenty of time to get out and enjoy the beautiful weather and some of Fort Wayne’s greatest end-of-summer fun!

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