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

Fort Wayne TinCaps – Midwest League Playoffs

September 7 / Parkview Field
Cheer on the TinCaps in their quest for the Midwest League title! Grab your tickets for affordable family fun at one of the best Minor League Baseball stadiums in the country.

TinCaps Baseball at Parkview Field

Baskerville – A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

September 7 – 23 / First Presbyterian Theatre
Enjoy your comedy with a side of mystery! Crack the mystery of The Hound of the Baskerville in this wild story, as 5 actors portray more than 40 characters.

Wine and Brews

Craft brews and wines are on the rise! Enjoy a sip of the best in Fort Wayne.

  • Brewed IN the Fort: Craft Beer Fest
  • Hop On Brew Tour
  • Sip and Savor Wine Festival

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: Soul2Soul the World

September 9 / Memorial Coliseum
Don’t miss two of the most iconic artists in country music! See Tim McGraw and Faith Hill perform at the Memorial Coliseum on their Soul2Soul tour.

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

September 9 / Sweets So Geek
Ready your wands and check your brooms. Grab a lawn chair or blanket for a FREE outdoor showing of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone!

Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown

September 10 / Downtown Fort Wayne
Visit 17 Fort Wayne museums and attractions for free on September 10, 12PM – 5PM! Pick up a passport at any Fort Wayne Kroger or Old National Bank location today.

Be A Tourist 2017 - Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fall Festivities in Fort Wayne

Fall is in the air! Can you feel it? Add these fall-themed festivities for a magical autumn in the Fort.

North Anthony Corridor Block Party

September 10 / North Anthony Corridor
Enjoy live bands, great food and drinks, and a variety of family-friendly activities for free at the 4th Annual North Anthony Corridor Block Party.

Michael Carbonaro Live!

September 15 / Embassy Theatre
Prepare to believe the unbelievable! Join Michael Carbonaro for a night of magic, laughter, and bizarre antics at the Embassy Theatre.

Middle Waves Music Festival

September 15 – 16 / Headwaters Park
Two days, three stages, all ages, and an eclectic mix of 30 local and national performers. This destination music and arts festival offers unforgettable experiences for everyone!

Middle Waves JB

Korea Festival

September 16 / Allen County Public Library
Experience a taste of Korean culture! Bring family and friends to enjoy games, delicious food, and a variety of performances at this free celebration.

Johnny Appleseed Festival

September 16 – 17 / Johnny Appleseed Park
The Johnny Appleseed Festival returns for its 43rd year! Satisfy your sweet tooth with a caramel apple, purchase handmade goods, and enjoy demonstrations from the pioneer days. Free admission!

Johnny Appleseed Festival - Fort Wayne, IN

Celebrating the Arts

Dive into the city's vibrant arts and culture scene this month!

  • Art Moves
  • Fort Wayne Civic Theatre: Jekyll & Hyde
  • Fort Wayne Arts Festival
  • West Central ArtsFest and Home and Garden Tour
  • All For One Productions: A Mighty Fortress
  • Fort Wayne Ballet: A Dancer's Legacy
  • Artlink September Exhibition Opening


September 16 – January 7 / Science Central
With nearly 100 live arachnids, it’s the largest touring collection of spiders in America! Whether you love them or hate them, this exhibit reminds us how fascinating these creatures are.

Whose Live Anyway?

September 21 / Embassy Theatre
Current cast members of the hit TV show, Whose Line Is It Anyway, bring their hilarious improve to the Embassy Theatre. All ages are welcome to enjoy the show!

Art This Way Art Crawl

September 23 / Downtown Fort Wayne
Celebrate art at five speakeasy locations in the urban core of downtown Fort Wayne! Each location features a live band, an artist at work, a gallery show, free appetizers, and a cash bar.

Joshua Bell in Concert

September 28 / Embassy Theatre
Often referred to as a poet of the violin, Hoosier native Joshua Bess has become a “classical music superstar.” See him in concert accompanied by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic!

Feel the Rhythm in September

Grab your tickets and enjoy a concert in Fort Wayne this month.

  • Kid Rock
  • Adrian Belew Power Trio
  • Remedy Drive
  • Carl Palmer's ELP Legacy

Fort4Fitness Fall Festival

September 29 – 30 / Parkview Field
Participants of all ages and fitness levels can join the fun with six different walk/run events. Don’t forget to enjoy the free expo at Parkview Field, including demonstrations and giveaways!

Fort4Fitness Fall Festival - Fort Wayne, IN

Family Movie Night: Troop Beverly Hills

September 30 / Johnny Appleseed Park
Participate in Beverly Hills and wilderness-themed activities, before gathering ‘round the campfire to enjoy a screening of Troop Beverly Hills. Bring lawn chairs or a blanket, plus a snack to munch on. Free admission!