Fort Wayne's Downtown Improvement District Weekly Newsletter
Newsletter Date: July 13, 2017 - Newsletter Issue 386

International Village
Enjoy songs, dances, storytelling, demonstrations, food and crafts from different cultures, all living in Fort Wayne. Free admission and prices vary for food and crafts.

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Three Rivers Festival 2017
Headwaters Park

The Three Rivers Festival is an annual 9-day celebration of our Northeast Indiana community. Events last throughout the week for everyone to enjoy. (Please note: The Three Rivers Festival Raft Race has been cancelled due to high water levels.)

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Ft. Wayne's Farmers Market
Saturdays in Downtown

Ft. Wayne's Farmers Market is a year round, producer only market that offers a variety of products from up to 40 vendors.  

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YLNI Farmers Market
Saturdays in Downtown

Located in the heart of Downtown Fort Wayne, the YLNI Farmers Market presents a vibrant, open-air outdoor market experience each Saturday!
International Village
Blog Post with Albert Metel

Over twenty countries will be represented during the festival and there will be authentic food, entertainment, story telling, dancing, and lots of music. Albert wants to show the different cultures that make up Fort Wayne.
Friends of the Rivers Tours
Book Your Canal Boat Tour!

Join Friends of the Rivers for a tour where you'll be introduced to our three rivers - the St. Mary's, St. Joseph, and Maumee. We'll cover some river basics such as water quality, points of interest, how you can recreate on our rivers, and riverfront development.

2017 Fort Wayne Pride
Headwaters Park

Fort Wayne Pride 2017 will be held on July 21-22 at Headwaters Park in Downtown Fort Wayne. The two day event features live entertainment, vendor market, a beer tent, concessions, workshops, tournaments, KidSpace, and fun with family.

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Lunch on the Plaza
Freimann Square

Lunch on the Plaza is at Freimann Square with live music for people to enjoy outside during lunch every Thursday throughout the summer. Join us on Thursday, July 20 with Secret Mezzanine
Blumengarten: A German Story
The Conservatory

Explore the culture of Germany with interpretive displays with a spotlight on Gera's respect for both nature and history.
Taste of the Arts 2017
August 25 - August 26

Taste of the Arts Festival celebrates and supports the rich diversity of arts and cultural experiences in our vibrant community. 

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Downtown Gateway Feature

Historic West Main Street Farmer's Market

One of Fort Wayne's favorite outdoor farm markets, located along the busy West Main Street corridor is open every Friday from 3 p.m. - 8 p.m., May through October.

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