These are a few of the great events happening in Fort Wayne in June. For a complete list of events, browse the Visit Fort Wayne Calendar of Events

Fort Wayne TinCaps

​June 1, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 12, 16, 17, 26, 27, 28, 29 / Parkview Field
Grab your tickets and come cheer on the TinCaps this month. Experience the excitement first-hand at one of the best Minor League Baseball stadiums in the country!


June 4 - 11 / Headwaters Park
Come eat, drink, and dance together at this week-long celebration of German heritage! Don’t miss the traditional festival tent opening at 11am on June 7 – complete with homemade sauerkraut.

Christopher Cross

June 10 / Foellinger Outdoor Theatre
Spend the evening enjoying the music of Christopher Cross, a five-time Grammy Award winner. Special Guest, Stephen Bishop, will join him on stage at the Foellinger Outdoor Theatre.

Historic Old Fort: Siege of Fort Wayne 1812

June 10 - 11 / The Old Fort
Learn about the city of Fort Wayne’s role in the War of 1812 with a weekend of battle reenactments, period artisans, demonstrations, and children’s activities at the Old Fort!

Dragon Boat Races Riverpalooza

Fun on the Rivers

  • Riverfront Fort Wayne Historic Boat Tours
  • 3Rivers Federal Credit Union Pedal, Paddle, Play
  • Fort Wayne Dragon Boat Races

Broadway at the Embassy: Rent

June 13 / Embassy Theatre
Relive the timeless celebration of friendship and creativity when Rent comes to Fort Wayne on its 20th anniversary tour!

Hobnobben Film Festival

June 15 - 18 / Downtown Fort Wayne
Film lovers, filmmakers, and casual film consumers are all welcome at Hobnobben, presented by Cinema Center. See some of the best films in the country before they’re in theaters!

Make Music Day Fort Wayne

June 21 / Freimann Square
Join a free celebration all about making, playing and sharing music. Starting at 11:00 am, Freimann Square will be rocking with concerts and hands-on musical activities!

Living Fort Wayne Concert Series

June 21 / Headwaters Park West
Come out and enjoy live music from the Freak Brothers! Bring family and friends for kids activities, food trucks, and bar service (21+) starting at 6pm. Free and open to the public.

Sweetwater Gearfest

June 23 - 24 / Sweetwater Sound
Calling all music lovers! Check out a weekend of deals, workshops, performances, and giveaways at Sweetwater Sound. Both days are free and open to the public!

Greekfest Dancers

Festive Fort Wayne

Festival season kicks off in June! Don't miss out on any of the fun.

  • New Haven Canal Days
  • BBQ RibFest
  • Greekfest
  • Fort Wayne PUGfest

Art on Broadway

June 24 / Broadway – Downtown Fort Wayne
Explore the shops and galleries on Broadway in Downtown Fort Wayne! This walking tour features dozens of local artists, food trucks, live music, and a bar at most locations.


June 24 / Corner of Wayne and Calhoun Streets
This family-friendly festival is all about quirky and unexpected live art. BuskerFest celebrates the art of street performance in Downtown Fort Wayne!

Northern Indiana Pet Expo

June 24 - 25 / Memorial Coliseum
Your pet deserves the best! Attend free educational sessions, talk with groomers and vets, pick up free goodies, or adopt a new furry friend. Healthy and altered dogs and cats can even join you at the expo!

Concerts in Fort Wayne

This summer features great music at some of the best local venues. Check out the June linup!

  • Buddy Nolan Tribute Concert feat. Christian Elliot
  • Journey Former Lead Vocalist, Steve Augeri
  • The Spinners
  • An Evening of Nostalgia: A Tribute to Sit Elton John and Prince

Special Performances

From dance and theatre to stand up comedy, there's a performance for everyone to enjoy this month.

  • Love and Darkness / Mikautadze Dance Theatre
  • Assassins / Arena Dinner Theatre
  • Funny & Alone / Bobby Bones Stand Up Comedy Tour

Summer of Glass

June 24 – September 10 / Fort Wayne Museum of Art
Experience this annual showcase of the world’s most intricate and brilliant studio glass. Exhibitions include Annual International Glass Invitational Award Winners and solo contemporary glass sculptors.

Foellinger Theatre

Friday Nites Live

Fridays through August 25 / Jefferson Pointe
Come out to the Jefferson Pointe fountain for live music every Friday night this summer! Relax and take in the sounds of local bands. Shows begin at 6:30pm and are free and open to the public.

Lunch on the Plaza

Thursdays through August 31 / Freimann Square
Fort Wayne’s favorite lunch event is back! Every Thursday, 11:30am – 1:30pm, enjoy food truck fare and live music with friends, family and co-workers.

Historic Tours

Fort Wayne is full of history. June offers great opportunities to explore historic beauty.

  • Historic Oakdale Neighborhood Home Tour
  • ARCH Historic Home & Garden Tour

Rock the Plaza

Saturdays through August 26 / Allen County Public Library
Every Saturday night this summer, great local bands will rock the plaza. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets, or get up and dance! Admission is free with food for purchase.