Riverfront Activities

An Indiana Bicentennial Film!

In glorious celebration of Indiana’s 200th birthday, Windsong Pictures will premiere the official Indiana Bicentennial film 1816 at The History Centeron December 16th at 7 p.m. and December 18th at 3:00 p.m…

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Artlink’s Bicentennial Exhibit: Focusing on Fort Wayne

One of the many events Fort Wayne has to offer during Indiana’s bicentennial year celebration is the Bicentennial Exhibit at Artlink Contemporary Gallery. This family-friendly exhibit displays 200 pieces of art including sculptures, paintings, and photographs that represent Indiana. While many of the artists reside in Fort Wayne and surrounding cities such as Columbia City, New Haven, and Leo, there is also artwork from cities such as Goshen, Muncie, and Indianapolis. Outside of Indiana, some of the artwork displayed comes from artists who live in Chicago, Grand Rapids, and San Francisco…

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Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay

You've no doubt heard that Indiana is celebrating a milestone birthday this year; her 200th. Throughout the state, Bicentennial events are in full swing. The one event that unites the entire state more than any other is probably the Indiana Bicentennial Torch Relay…

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Icons of Fort Wayne at the History Center

The treasure safe of a Miami chief, the parasol of the first woman movie producer, and the tallest skyscraper in the state - did you know we had all that in Fort Wayne? There's all this and plenty more in the200@200 "Iconic of Fort Wayne" exhibit at the Fort Wayne History Center…

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History Center Hosts WWI Traveling Exhibit

Have you heard Indiana is having a birthday? We became a state in 1816. This makes us 200 years old in 2016! The Fort WayneHistory Center is helping to celebrate Indiana's Bicentennial with a new exhibit from the Indiana Historical Society (IHS)…

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Happy Birthday, Indiana!

Happy Birthday, Indiana! In 2016, Indiana is celebrating its200th Birthday. Throughout the state and during the whole year there will be signature Bicentennial events. All around Indiana, the celebrations kicked off on December 11 with a Bicentennial Flag raising…

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