Fort Wayne's Downtown Improvement District Weekly Newsletter
Newsletter Date: June 7, 2018 - Newsletter Issue 433

BuskerFest 2018

BuskerFest, presented by Lutheran Health Network and your Downtown Improvement District, returns on Saturday, June 30. Downtown's celebration of the street performer will feature fantastic local, regional and national acts, free admission, and an experience like no other!

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Hampton Inn Coming Soon
New Downtown Hotel

Ground was broken on a new 136-room Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton in Downtown Fort Wayne. It will feature a walk-up Burger Bar restaurant and rooftop lounge.

Headwaters Park

Join them for the annual week-long celebration of German heritage and Essen, Trinken, und Gem├╝tlichkeit (eating, drinking, and having a really good time.) 

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Hobnobben Film Festival
Cinema Center

Join Cinema Center for Fort Wayne's celebration of cinematic art at the third annual Hobnobben Film Festival. See stories told from around the globe starting Thursday, June 7 and going through Sunday, June 10.

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Birdwatching on the Rivers
Riverfront FW & Fort Wayne Trails

Riverfront Fort Wayne is once again excited to partner with Fort Wayne Trails to offer Birdwatching on Our Urban Rivers. Please meet at the Lawton Park Trailhead on 4th Street.

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RibFest 2018
Headwaters Park 

The 21st annual Ribfest is four days of unbelievably delicious, mouth-watering BBQ served up just the way you love it by National Award Winning BBQ teams from across the country.

Lunch on the Square
Freimann Square

Music is provided each week and everyone is encouraged to support local business during the lunch hour. This is a free family-friendly event that is open to all ages. Join us this summer!

Pedal, Paddle, & Play
Guldlin Park

You are invited to pedal or paddle your way on a scavenger hunt along our three rivers in Fort Wayne while making new friends and collaborating to find everything on your scavenger list, exploring areas of the city you have never seen, and having a blast! 

LFW Concert Series
Headwaters Park

Come hang out by the river and experience the beauty of Downtown Fort Wayne, while enjoying some of your favorite local artists, adult beverages from the Brass Rail, local food trucks and more. This is an all ages event. 

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

Storytime on the Riverfront
Lawton Park

Storytime on the Riverfront returns this summer! Join the Allen Co Public Library and Riverfront Fort Wayne as they enjoy children's literature along our majestic rivers.
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