Fort Wayne's Downtown Improvement District Weekly Newsletter
Newsletter Date: September 13, 2018 - Newsletter Issue 447

Middle Waves this weekend!

Middle Waves returns to Downtown Fort Wayne on September 14 and 15!
Purchase your tickets online.

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2018 Art Crawl
Art This Way

The Art Crawl will be held in different Downtown Fort Wayne locations. Each location will feature a live band, an artist performing live, free appetizers, a cash bar, and a gallery show.

Fright Night Survival Map
Now available online!

Fright Night, presented by First Federal Bank and your Downtown Improvement District, will feature the "Zombie Walk" and an incredible day of low and no cost activities at many great locations!

Active Commute Fridays
September 21, 6:30am - 8:30am

In an effort to encourage active living, the City of Fort Wayne will host Active Commute Fridays with free breakfast offered on the third Friday of each month.

Present Laughter
First Presbyterian Theater

Noel Coward's totally irresistible and semi-autobiographical comedy follows a self-obsessed star in the midst of a titanic mid-life crisis.


Enjoy  an evening of authentic conversation and networking with like-minded entrepreneurs featuring guest, Brendon Maxwell.
  Click here for more info!
Brickworld Fort Wayne
Grand Wayne Center

This LEGO Fan Exposition with 32,000 square feet of spectacular creations made of LEGO bricks, interactive activities, and vendors features artists and engineers from the midwest, Canada, and Florida. Don't miss out on the fun!   

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Mac & Cheese Festival
Headwaters Park

Get ready for the first annual Mac & Cheese Fest at Headwaters Park on October 13. All proceeds from this event benefit hunger relief in northeast Indiana. 

The Sound of Music Screening
Embassy Theatre

Feel free to dress up as your favorite character or sing along to the soundtrack. Arrive early for a pre-show Grande Page organ performance. Remember the past and make new memories! Presented by Embassy Theatre and Fort Wayne Cinema Center.

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

Hop On Brew Tour
Saturday, September 22

CTN invites you to join them for the 3rd Annual Hop On Fort Wayne Brew Tour! The Hop On Fort Wayne Brew Tour is a fun way to give back to your community, enjoy our local breweries and meet new people all while CTN does the driving!

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