Fort Wayne's Downtown Improvement District Weekly Newsletter
Newsletter Date: August 10, 2017 - Newsletter Issue 390

Sculpture Chosen for Promenade Park
Convergence  by artist Linda Howard

 The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department is excited to announce that the sculpture Convergence by artist Linda Howard has been chosen to be the visual anchor of the Promenade Park entrance. The sculpture is expected to be installed in Promenade Park in June, 2018.

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Historic Boat Tours
New blog post: Riverfront Fort Wayne

The Riverfront Fort Wayne Historic Boat tours have been a success on the rivers since they began. Every other Sunday and Thursday throughout the summer, Matt Jones takes passengers for a ride along the riverfronts that surround the Downtown Fort Wayne area.

Fort Wayne TinCaps
Parkview Field

Our Fort Wayne TinCaps have several home games in a row at Parkview Field. Get your tickets now!
Be A Tourist in Your Own Hometown
Free event

Visit 17 Fort Wayne museums and attractions for free on Sunday, September 10 from 12 p.m. until 5 p.m.! 

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Fort Wayne Museum of Art

The Summer of Glass is an annual showcase of the world's most brilliantly executed studio glass. this trio of exhibitions includes the Annual International Glass Invitational Award Winners and solo exhibitions by contemporary glass sculptors.

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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, August 17 with The Jug Huffers for great music!

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10th Anniversary Celebration
JK O'Donnell's Irish Ale House

Join them in celebrating their 10th Anniversary! The Mighty McGuiggans will be playing from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. on August 17 and all ten of their rotating taps will feature beer from Three Floyds Brewing.
Rock the Plaza
ACPL Plaza

Rock the Plaza 2017 at the ACPL is back every Saturday evening throughout August! Bring your lawn chairs, a blanket, or dance the night away to music from some of the best local groups.
Park Place on Main
200 E Main Street

The new Park Place on Main returns to Downtown Fort Wayne. Enjoy their new menu that offers 60 unique International Premium Red and White Wine choices, Superior Martinis, or one of 14 Regional Craft Beers on tap.

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Downtown 360° Tour
The the Virtual Tour

The tour includes aerial, business, and street level views with restaurant and retail locations along with parking information and cultural attractions.

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Downtown Gateway Feature

Science Central
Birthday Party Packages

There's a reason why Science Central was number one on Fort Wayne Insider's list of the best places to hold your child's birthday party in Fort Wayne!

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