Fort Wayne's Downtown Improvement District Weekly Newsletter
Newsletter Date: March 14, 2019 - Newsletter Issue 472

2019 Artist Call for Entry
Art This Way
The Art This Way program announces a 2019 Artist Call for Entry. The Art This Way Alleyway Activation Project is building an outdoor art gallery in the alleys and pedestrian corridors in Downtown Fort Wayne.

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Downtown Improvement District Employee Selected
IDA's Emerging Leaders Fellowship

"We are happy to have one of our staff selected for the 2019 Emerging Leaders Fellowship Program", said Bill Brown, President of the Fort Wayne Downtown Improvement District. 
Get Green Fest
St. Mary's River

Mimicking the famous Chicago River Greening, Ft. Wayne Firefighters turn the St. Mary's River green using eco-friendly vegetable dye.
St. Patrick's Day Tent
JK O'Donnell's

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with JK O'Donnell's on Wayne Street! Their tent will be open all day and all ages are welcome until 7 p.m. Admission is $5. The pub will be 21 and over only. They'll have bands and their favorite bagpipers The O'Tooles will be back this year.
Next Phases
Riverfront Fort Wayne

Attended by more than 120 people, the consultants outlined ways to conceptualize the next two phases of riverfront development.

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Seussical the Musical
USF Performing Arts Center
The University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts presents "Seussical" as its spring musical production, opening March 22 in the USF Robert Goldstine Performing Arts Center.
Indiana Dance Festival
Arts United Center

Fort Wayne Dance Collective is pleased to present the 4th Indiana Dance Festival (IDF) in downtown Fort Wayne. The three-day community building event represents movement arts, wellness, and inclusion through classes, performances, lectures and networking opportunities.
An Evening with Eef Barzelay
The B-Side at One Lucky Guitar

One Lucky Guitar welcomes Eef Barzelay back to The B-Side for a special concert where he'll share songs from the forthcoming Clem Snide record, as well as favorites from his career.
39th National Print Exhibition
Opening Reception at Artlink

You're invited to the opening reception of Artlink's 39th National Print Exhibition on Friday, March 29 from 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. 
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Beethoven's 9th: An Ode To Joy
Philharmonic at Embassy Theatre

Beethoven's 9th has inspired audiences with its monumental scale, intensive technical demands, and the utopian idealism of its "Ode to Joy." It is stunningly paired with American composer John Adams' musical commemoration of the victims of 9/11.
Downtown 360° Tour
Enjoy our Virtual Tour!

Through numerous aerial, business and street level views; the Downtown 360 virtual tour connects retail and restaurant locations, as well as cultural and parking information into an easy to navigate and visually stunning super tour that will allow you to explore and plan your next visit to Downtown from virtually anywhere!

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Downtown Gateway Feature

Kyle Haller Band Album Release Party
The Phoenix

Mark your calendars for the Kyle Haller Band Album Release Party! $10 gets you in the door and gets you a copy of their album.
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