Riverfront Activities

Winter Sights Downtown

There’s just a touch of snow in the air – that frosty nip that makes you think of tinsel and pine and warm cinnamon. That means its Christmas time here in Fort Wayne, and Christmas time means light displays. While there are a dizzying variety of illuminations and inflatables that you can use…

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Visit Santa Claus – in Oz!

There’s a little bit of red and white on the yellow brick road to Emerald City this Christmas! Fort Wayne Youtheatre is preparing for Santa Claus in Oz, written and directed by Harvey Cocks. Consisting of the original cast of characters from The Wizard of Oz, this play features Santa Claus…

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Creating Christmas Memories

A wonderful gift comes with the mature years… grandchildren! And not only do the young ones bring joy to the elders, the feeling is mutual. That grand connection provides the kids with something special. Some may call it spoiling; we call it making memories. Click on the underlined links…

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Holly Pop: Pop Up Shopping Downtown

Downtown Fort Wayne comes alive during the holidays thanks to the Downtown Improvement District’s Holidayfest activities. From the Night of Lights to the Holly Trolley Shopping experience, there is something for everyone. My favorite event during Holidayfest is Holly Pop, a three-day pop-up…

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Visit Indiana's Largest Snow Village

Now through Christmas Eve, you can view Indiana's largest snow village, Holiday Houses for Habitat, located right here in Fort Wayne. This annual event is a fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity, which helps local families in need. The entire display is created from Department 56 snow…

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