Riverfront Activities

Kickstart your Summer in Fort Wayne!

Kickstart is a month-long celebration of all things fitness, arts, music, and definitely bikes that will help you kick off a great and healthy summer. Attend the Kickstart events to enjoy bikes and outdoor activities and celebrate the art, music and theater community in Fort Wayne. Throughout the…

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Come See a Fairy Tale Classic

One of the joys of watching the Fort Wayne Youtheatre is seeing how the kids work together to present a complete story. Actions and costumes are part of it, but the magic really happens when the stage becomes a window into a new world. Artist-in-Residence Harvey Cocks is one of the reasons…

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Fort Wayne Youtheatre Presents "Steadfast Tin Soldier"

On December 19, 20 and 21, Fort Wayne Youtheatre will present "Steadfast Tin Soldier," Hans Christian Andersen’s heartwarming story of a toy soldier’s struggle to win the heart of his ballerina true love. These performances will be particularly special because the Youtheatre opened its doors…

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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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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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The Philmore on Broadway- the Finest Jazz in the City

“The Philmore is a beautiful, classy and fun venue to see any show. The food by Affine is great as is the service and the staff. If you haven't visited, you're missing out on a great Fort Wayne experience,” says one Fort Wayne resident. In the 1920s, Broadway Street was a happening place…

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The Civic Theatre Presents 9 to 5: The Musical

Tumble outta bed and stumble to the kitchen, pour myself a cup of ambition . . . I remember those lyrics from my childhood. I was only three in 1980 when Colin Higgins’ 9 to 5 was released, it was one of those films that doesn’t get old or go away. It is a classic. When I was old enough to…

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