Three Rivers Festival events – Sunday, July 15, 2012

Here are the Three Rivers Festival Events for today, Sunday, July 15, 2012:

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[li]Antiques in the Park July 14-15 Sat 8am – 6pm, Sun 8am-5pm; McCulloch Park, 1700 Broadway 260.483.5236. Fort Wayne’s favorite Antiques Show is spread throughout a lovely historic park. Dealers from the Tri State area offer furniture,
primitives, glassware, garden decor, classic antiques, shabby chic, great finds, and one of a kinds! FREE parking. FREE Admission![/li]
[li]Antique & Collectible Flea Market; July 14-15 9-5 Sat, 10-4 Sun. Lawton Park, Clinton @ Fourth St 260-432-3618 OR 419-258-6361. A Festival favorite: an old-fashioned Flea Market with 70 Vendors and ample parking. Vendors featuring antiques and collectible furniture, glass and linen, plus handmade crafts, new and used merchandise. A little something for everyone! Admission: Free![/li]
[li]Art Exhibition July 14-Aug 17. (Univ. of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts presents the 35th Annual Ventures in Creativity Art Exhibition by the Fort Wayne Artists Guild). Rolland Art Center, Weatherhead Gallery – Univ. of Saint Francis, 2701 Spring St. 260.399.7700 x8001 Website. This exhibition will feature artworks by regional artists in a variety of media. Opening Reception: Saturday, July 14, 6-9pm. Awards at 7pm. Gallery Hours: Mon.-Fri. 9am-5pm through Friday, August 17. Admission: Free[/li]
[li]Art in the Park July 14-15 Sat 11 AM – 6 PM; Sun 11 AM – 5 PM. Freimann Square; Clinton @ Main St. 260-426-5556 An outdoor showcase of regional and national fine artists, you’ll be captivated by over 70 booths of extraordinary artwork, from hand-blown glassware, sculptures and paintings, to exquisite jewelry and photographs. Free live entertainment both days. Sponsors: Fire & Police Credit Union and Pond Champs. Admission: Free![/li]
[li]Chalk Walk (FWMoA Chalk Walk) July 14-15 Noon – 6 PM. Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main Street 260-422-6467 Join the Fort Wayne Museum of Art for Chalk Walk! We will fill Main Street in front of the Museum with more than 250 local artists who will give a new breath of life and color to Downtown! Admission: Free![/li]
[li]Corn Hole (Fort Wayne Newspapers Corn Hole Classic) July 14-15 1 PM – 11 PM. Headwaters West Gated Pavilion 260.461.8274 Two-day, 128 team single elimination bracket tournament is open to ages 12 or older. Cash prizes will be give to the top three places. Admission: Spectators Free, Participants $50 per 2-person team (pre-register)[/li]
[li]Crafters’ Market July 14-15 Sat 11 AM – 6 PM; Sun 11 AM – 5 PM. North of Freimann Square 260.426.5556 Whether you’re looking for jewelry, apparel, or a unique gift, you’ll admire the talent of crafters from around the region in this cozy market area.[/li]
[li]DeBrand Chocolate Tours Now thru July 21 Mon-Sat 10AM-6PM; Sun 12PM-5PM. DeBrand Headquarters, 10105 Auburn Park Dr. 260.969.8330 View our chocolate making kitchens where you’ll see the artisan process involved in making our coveted treats. DeBrand Tours are a great way to add a little fun and “chocolate” to your day! Admission includes a $5 rebate on a purchase of $10 or more. Admission: $5 per person.[/li]
[li]Downtown Midway Now thru July 21 11 AM – 11 PM. Headwaters Park East & West 260.426.5556 Amusement rides (buy tickets or all-day wristbands), Free displays, Air National Guard, Army National Guard Rock Wall & Obstacle Course; Fee-based attractions: Helicopter rides, Zip Line, Old Time Photos, Caricatures, Face Painting & more. So much to do—come spend the day at the Downtown Midway![/li]
[li]Festival Plaza (Vera Bradley Festival Plaza) Now thru July 21 11 AM – 11 PM. Headwaters Park East, 333 S. Clinton 260.426.5556 Take a break from the sun — come on in, grab a cold drink and mingle with friends, while enjoying your Junk Food Alley munchies! Fabulous regional and national entertainment every night, at family-friendly prices! Sponsored bvy Meijer & Hoosier Metals. Admission: FREE before 6 pm. After 6pm, Varies, Kids under 12 FREE with adult! TRF Button Discount: $1[/li]
[li]Garage Sale (Fort Wayne’s Largest Garage Sale) July 14-15, 20-21 Sat 9 AM – 5 PM, Sun 12-5 PM. St. John Lutheran Church 260.426.5751 or 260.249.8229 Bargains galore: Clothes, books, furniture, collectibles, sports items, electronics, household items, baby items, and more! Proceeds benefit St. John Lutheran School. Admission: Free![/li]
[li]Planetarium Skies – Univ. of Saint Francis July 13-15, 20-21 Sat & Sun 3:30-7 PM. Schouweiler Planetarium, Achatz Science Bldg., 2701 Spring St. 260-399-7700 x 8211 Evening programs are age appropriate for 5th graders-adults. Afternoon family matinees for children and their adult friends are in two age appropriate formats: preschoolers through 1st grade; and, 2nd-4th grade. Visit website for more information. Admission $4 adults, $3 children and seniors, $14 family rate. TRF Button Discount $1 off.[/li]
[li]T.R.A.I.N. (Three Rivers T.R.A.I.N. Display) Now thru July 21 M-F 10AM-5PM, Sat-Sun Noon-5PM. History Center, 302 E. Berry 260.426.2882 Special Model Railroad exhibit, including an HO scale, fully operational freight yard. Regular museum admission applies. Admission: $5 Adults, $3 students & seniors, Members or 5 & under.[/li]
[li]Art & Music: Michael Rhoades “THE VOICE IN THE FOREST” July 14-21 Sat 11 AM – 9 PM. Lotus Gallery, 1302 Lafayette St., Suite 205 260.414.0450 “The Voice in the Forest” is an Installation by painter/composer Michael Rhoades. Many of his large scale forest landscape oil paintings will be on exhibit and will be accompanied by his music involving woodland sounds that evolveinto computer generated electronic music compositions. The music will be played over a very high quality 4 channel sound system.
Admission: Free![/li]
[li]Autocross – Fort Wayne Region SCCA (Sport Car Club) July 15 8 AM – 6 PM. Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave. 260.482.3052. Come test your driving skills on a pylon marked course against the clock! Pre-Registration is REQUIRED! Non-SCCA Member $60, SCCA Member $50. For more information, please visit[/li]
[li]Bicycle Tour (3 Rivers Velo Sport Club Festival Tour) July 15 7:30 AM – 4 PM. Hickory Center School, 3606 Baird Rd 260-432-1130 Ride through gently rolling to moderate hills on routes of 14, 25, 52, 63 or 100 miles through Allen, Whitley and Noble counties. Three Rivers 41th Annual Tour will be held on July 15. It begins and ends at Hickory Center School. Admission: $20 per adult/ $15 3rvs members/ $12 under 15[/li]
[li]Concert: STAR 88.3 Music Sunday July 15 Doors open 4:30 PM, featuring Kutless, Jason Castro, Rapture Rukus, Royal Tailor, Attaboy, City Harmonic & After Sunday STAR Music Stage, Vera Bradley Plaza 260.483.8236 Enjoy an evening of great performances, including, Kutless, Jason Castro, Rapture Rukus, Royal Tailor, Attaboy, City Harmonic & After Sunday, brought to you by your friends from STAR 88.3. Admission: $9 Advance/ $15 Door TRF Button Discount $1[/li]
[li]Cookout (Imago Dei Love Feast Cookout) July 15 4:30 PM. Community Center, 233 West Main Street 260.423.2313 Every 3rd Sunday of the month beginning at 4:30pm, Imago Dei offers a free meal to the community. Note: This is not an activity of, nor endorsed by The City of Fort Wayne, The Parks & Recreation Department and/or The Community Center. Admission: Free![/li]
[li]Edelweiss Singers – First Presbyterian Church July 15 4:00 – 5:30 PM. First Presbyterian Church. 300 W Wayne St 260.426.7421 Enjoy an afternoon of family entertainment with the music of Edelweiss singers. This 40-member group of men from Berne, Indiana, perform popular music & well-known hymns. Admission: Free[/li]
[li]Egg Drop Eggstravaganza – Science Central & Design Collaborative July 15 1:00 PM -2:30 PM
Science Central Building 1950 North Clinton Street 260.422.4241 The “Egg Drop” is an opportunity for children and adults to display their creative talents by designing a container/craft that will keep an egg from breaking when dropped from a tall building. Admission: Free[/li]
[li]Junk Food Alley Now thru July 21 11 AM – 11 PM. Barr St/Duck St 260.426.5556 So many treats to tempt your taste buds! From traditional Festival favorites, Slow-cooked BBQ, fried cheese, & elephant ears, to the newest culinary sensation—german chocolate funnel cake, there’s something delicious waiting for you![/li]
[li]Picture Your Pet July 15-16 3:00 – 8:00 PM. Lakeside Park Pavilion #2, 1401 Lake Ave. 260.427.5508 Professional photo shoot featuring families with pets. Participants receive a 5×7 photo plus reprint waiver for $15. Other photo sizes available for small fee. Proceeds benefit local animal safety education. Must sign-in by 8:00 p.m.[/li]


Related Weblinks:

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[li]Latest AroundFortWayne Three Rivers Festival coverage[/li]
[li]AroundFort Wayne photos:  2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004[/li]
[li]AroundFortWayne videos:  2012 | 2011 | 2009 | 2008[/li]
[li]Download the official Three Rivers Festival guide book[/li]
[li]Official Three Rivers Festival website[/li]


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