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Merry and Bright

Merry & Bright

Fort Wayne for Millennials

Usually defined as people born in the 1980s and 1990s, Millennials recently usurped Baby Boomers as the largest generation. Despite our overwhelming presence in the world, we are often still a bit of an overlooked group. We are often deemed as antisocial (constantly on our phones) or still…

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Local production of "Hairspray" set to impress

In its 16th year, the Fort Wayne Summer Music Theater will be putting on a production of the classic hit, Hairspray. The musical will be held at IPFW's Williams Theater Thursday, July 10 - Saturday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 13 at 2:00 p.m. The story itself is not new, and in fact…

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Three Rivers Festival done right!

Update: For information on this year's event, visit our Festivals page. As a longtime Fort Wayne local, growing up in the Summit City, I've been to my fair share of Three Rivers Festivals. Just around the corner, July 11th-15th, it is not too early to start planning your plan of attack. Over…

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Sweetwater Rock Camp jams out

The gritty sounds of Queen's "Another One Bites the Dust" pour out of one of the conference room and into the hallway. I'm surprised when we enter the room and it isn't seasoned musicians playing, but young kids, ages 12-18. They are working on one of their cover songs, part of Sweetwater…

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BuskerFest: A Celebration of the Street Performer

Update: For information on this year's event, visit our Festivals page. In case you didn’t already know, Last Saturdays are one of the best ways to enjoy free entertainment in the Fort. However, June’s Last Saturday will feature one of my favorite free events that Fort Wayne has to offer…

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Daniel O'Donnell Comes to the Fort

Get your Irish on – country / folk artist Daniel O’Donnell will croon his way into the Embassy Theatre at 7 p.m. on June 10, 2014. A youthful 54 years old, the heartthrob (sorry, gals, he’s married with kids) from Donegal, Ireland will likely present songs from his best-selling albums…

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