Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

6 Ways to Celebrate MLK Day in Fort Wayne

On June 5, 1963, an interracial crowd overflowed what is now the University of SaintFrancis Performing Arts Center in downtown Fort Wayne, and waited anxiously for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to take the podium. His visit to our city was faced with plenty of adversity, as were many other facets of the Civil Rights Movement, yet Fort Wayne activists kept on fighting…

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MLK Unity Day - Fort Wayne

Come together and celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. in Fort Wayne by visiting the African/African American Historical Society and join the Unity Day Celebration at the Grand Wayne Convention Center…

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