Riverfront Activities

The Best Summer Festival Weekends

Calling all music lovers, adventurous spirits, culture celebrators or anyone looking for an action-packed weekend away: from June to August Fort Wayne, Indiana comes alive with festivals almost every weekend. Find the perfect festival to keep you busy from the moment you get here…

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Osmond Brothers in Concert

If you remember the start of Donnie and Marie Osmond as teen idols and the rest of the supremely talented musical family, you'll want to catch three of theOsmond Brothers - Merrill, Jay and Jimmy - on Saturday, July 9 at the Foellinger Outdoor Theatre, from 8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m…

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Two Great Concerts at Foellinger Theatre

The Foellinger Theatre's 2016 concert series is insane! Fort Wayne, Indiana, is proud to host a "who's who" of rock ‘n' roll legends all summer long. The lineup kicks off this month with Ann and Nancy Wilson - aka Heart - hitting the stage on Friday, May 13 and the "Spend the Night With Alice…

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Hotel California: A Salute to the Eagles

Take a sentimental journey back to the 1970s and recall in your mind the classic rock sounds of "Peaceful, Easy Feeling," "Desperado," "Lyin' Eyes," and "Hotel California" by the Eagles who ruled the music world back then…

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Top 5 Reasons Creative Types love Fort Wayne

It is often said that creative pursuits are solitary ones and that the life of an artist is a lonely one. In reality, artists thrive off of other artists. Painters can inspire writers who can spark an idea for a lyric to a song which a photographer listens to as she rearranges perceptions and…

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Blues Legend Buddy Guy to Perform at Foellinger Theater

The Foellinger Theatre Summer Concert Series just got even better with the addition of a Buddy Guy performance on Saturday, September 28 at 8 p.m. Guy is a blues legend and will be playing with special guest Quinn Sullivan at Foellinger Theater - Fort Wayne’s biggest outdoor theater. Buddy Guy was…

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Chicago Live - A Hard Habit to Break

I’m a music guy. I have been as long as I can remember, and it predates all my other obsessions, of which there are many. Because of that, so many of my memories are tied to it. This is how, I think, I developed my “seasonal” affinity for music. And I don’t mean, “Hey, it’s December – time…

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Hotel California – A Salute to the Eagles

On a dark desert highway Cool wind in my hair Warm smell of colitas Rising up through the air Up ahead in the distance I saw a shimmering light My head grew heavy and my sight grew dim I had to stop for the night. Who would guess the lyrics to Hotel California were written to alert the…

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Midnight Special

Among the many ‘A Summer to Remember’ concerts offered at the Foellinger Theatre, Midnight Special would be top of my list! I’ll admit I recall hearing these songs on the radio at the time of their release, but hat’s OK because they were my Dreamy Song Groups (Meaning I got all dewy-eyed…

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