Three Rivers Festival events for Friday, July 10, 2015
Please note: The free Three Rivers Festival Excursions scheduled for this weekend, as well as the Three Rivers Festival Raft Race on July 18th have been cancelled. More information.
T.R.A.I.N. Display Today thru July 18 10 AM-5 PM
The History Center, 302 East Berry, Corner of Berry and Barr Streets â€¢ 260-426-2882 â€¢ www.fwhistorycenter.com/. The History Center will be hosting T.R.A.I.N. display for Three Rivers Festival. This impressive model train show highlights Fort Wayne’s history. Admission: $6 adults; $4 seniors and youth; 2 & under free.
Castle Gallery Fine Art: 20 Year Anniversary Today & 7/11, 7/14 – 7/18 11:00 AM Castle Gallery, 1202 W. Wayne St â€¢ 260-426-6568 â€¢ castlegallery.com/. Castle Gallery Fine Art is located in the historic West Central Neighborhood and was formerly the Fort Wayne Museum of Art and part of the Fort Wayne Art Institute. Originally built in 1905 for the B. Paul Mossman family, the gallery features the work of fine regional and national artists.
Lunch Time Trolley Today & July 14-18 11 AM-1:30 PM
Downtown Fort Wayne â€¢ 260-426-5556 â€¢ ThreeRiversFestival.org/
Hop on the FREE Lunch Time Trolley; Eight convenient stops throughout downtown will take you to and from Junk Food Alley.
Three Rivers Open Tours at De Brand Today thru July 18 11 AM-6 PM
De Brand Headquarters, 10105 Auburn Park Drive â€¢ 260-969-8335 â€¢ https://www.debrand.com/aboutus/tours/. De BrandTours are July 10-18, every half hour: 11-6pm. Tours are $5/person with a $5 rebate on a purchase of $10 or more.
Downtown Midway Today thru July 18 11 AM-11 PM
Headwaters Park East & West â€¢ 260-426-5556 â€¢ ThreeRiversFestival.org. Amusement rides (buy tickets or all-day wristbands), Pony Rides, Water Balls & Human Hamster Balls, Face Painting & more. Presented by Hanning & Bean.
Helicopter Rides Today thru July 18 11 AM-11 PM
Headwaters Park West â€¢ 260-426-5556 â€¢ www.ThreeRiversFestival.org
Paratus Helicopter Rides – Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the Festival and downtown. Cost $20 per person. Minimum 2 persons, maximum 3 persons. No age restrictions.
Broadway Christian Church Garage Sale Today & July 11 9-5 PM
Broadway Christian Church, 920 Broadway â€¢ 260-423-2347
All proceeds from this garage sale benefit the Inasmuch Ministry, a benevolence ministry comprised of 28 local congregations.
Children’s Gently Used Book Swap and Sale Today thru July 14 12-7 PM
Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Community Center, 233 W Main St â€¢ 260-427-6460 â€¢ fortwayneparks.org. Our book swap and sale is your opportunity to trade in the books you’ve already read for something you haven’t. Kids may swap up to 5 books per day. Purchasing is unlimited.
Crafter’s Market Today thru July 12 4-9 PM Headwaters West â€¢ 260-426-5556 â€¢ ThreeRiversFestival.org. Whether you’re looking for hand-crafted jewelry, apparel, or a unique gift, you’ll admire the talent of crafter’s from around the region in this cozy Crafter’s Market.
Creative Construction: Lego Building Challenge Today thru July 15 6:00 PM Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Community Center, 233 W Main St â€¢ 260-427-6467 â€¢ fortwayneparks.org. Join the Lego Challenge. You will build according to given theme on July 10th at 6pm. Register by July 7 ($12) Free public voting and Lego play ($3)July 11-12 noon – 5pm July 13-15 8am-7pm.
Concert – Lover Boy Doors open 5 PM Hanning & Bean Festival Plaza, Headwaters East â€¢ 260-426-5556 â€¢ ThreeRiversFestival.org. Ash Brokerage welcomes Loverboy to the concert stage. Special guests: Coolidge and James & the Drifters. Sponsored by 96.3XKE. $25 day of show. Save $2 with Three Rivers Festival Button.
Fort Wayne’s Largest Garage Sale! Today thru July 12 & July 17-18. 6-9 PM St. John Lutheran Church, 729 W Washington Blvd â€¢ 260-426-5751 â€¢ stjohnluth.com. The largest garage sale in Fort Wayne – over 7,000 square feet of Christmas, glassware, kitchen items, furniture, clothing, books, toys, and much, much more! Credit cards accepted! Adult clothing bag sale every Saturday from 8-12.
Evening Planetarium Programs and Afternoon Family Planetarium Programs Today thru July 12 & July 17-18. 7:00 PM
Schouweiler Planetarium, Achatz Hall, University of Saint Francis . 2701 Spring Street â€¢ 260-399-7700 â€¢ sf.edu/sf/planetarium
Afternoon programs for preschoolers through 1st grade & 2nd through 4th grade. Evening programs for 5th graders & up. For more information visit www.sf.edu/planetarium. Admission $4 adults, $3 children and seniors, $14 family rate. Three Rivers Festival Button Discount $1 off.
Fort Wayne TinCaps Home Baseball Game Today thru July 17 7:05 PM
Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing St â€¢ 260-482-6400 â€¢ Box Score
Fort Wayne TinCaps Home Baseball Game vs Great Lakes. Post Game Fireworks, What If? Fort Wayne Octane Night. Tickets: $5-$36.
Fort Wayne Summer Music Theatre Presents “RENT” Today thru July 13 7:30 PM. IPFW Williams Theatre, 2101 E. Coliseum Blvd 260-481-6555 â€¢ www.FWSMT.com. Bases on Puccini’s beloved opera La Boheme, Rent follows the ups and downs of a year in the life of a group of impoverished, artistic friends living in Manhattan’s East Village. This production contains mature content. Admission: $12/students 18 & under with ID; $15/Adults