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Downtown Fort Wayne

Spend your weekend in downtown Fort Wayne this summer – where you can eat, play, stay and explore – right in the heart of it all!

Downtown Fort Wayne is home to dozens of locally-owned restaurants, a thriving arts scene, and access to numerous outdoor adventures, but this summer it is also home to live music every weekend night.

Downtown Live! brings music to the downtown streets every weekend this summer! Downtown Live! is a series of free performances every Friday evening in June, July, and August.


Each Friday night this summer, you can enjoy music as you dine and stroll through The Landing.

In addition, many downtown businesses will participate with deals and special events. Additional Downtown Live! events will be hosted on The Landing on Friday, September 2, and October 7.

Downtown Live! 2022 Schedule
June 3 Fort Wayne Funk Orchestra July 29 Alicia Pyle & The Locals
June 10 Wade's World August 5 Melisa's Latin Beat
June 17 The Todd Harrold Band August 12 L & J Duo
June 24 G-Money Band August 19 The Shannon Persinger Band
July 1 Sweetwater Allstars August 26 Aleena York
July 8 Midnight Mimosas September 2 Loveseat!
July 15 Q & The Cold Fusion October 7 The Be Colony
July 22 O'Sister Brother    
Fridays, 6-8pm on The Landing!
Stay tuned to for updates to the schedule.


Even More Things To Do

Downtown Live! is just the start to a wonderful weekend spent in downtown Fort Wayne.

Come on Thursdays to enjoy Lunch on the Square, a lunchtime event that combines food trucks, live music, and fun in an outdoor park setting! Grab lunch and relax at Lunch on the Square at Freimann Square, every Thursday from June through August from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. 

Fill your weekend with fun! We have all the Downtown Details collected for you!

And then, Saturday mornings are meant for Farmers Markets! Check out our two great markets at Barr Street and McCullough Park each Saturday morning!

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