Fort Wayne weekend events, June 1 – 3

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Curator’s Tour – Friday, June 1 @ 12:15-1 p.m.
President & CEO and Chief Curator Charles Shepard will take you on a new gallery tour each month at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art. Shepard offers a unique perspective as the visionary for all exhibitions.
Admission: $8 Adults; $6 Students and Seniors; $20 Families
Location: Fort Wayne Museum of Art, 311 E. Main Street

Open Acoustic Jam – Friday, June 1 @ 5-8 p.m.
Join in on a family-friendly Open Acoustic Jam, which is open to players of all skill levels and ages. Hang out, exchange ideas, share songs and have fun!
Admission: Free
Location: Sweetwater, 5501 US Hwy 30 West

Circuit Training on the Square – Friday, June 1 @ 5:15-6 p.m.
Meet at Freimann Square to take part in a 45-minute Circuit Training Bootcamp.
Admission: Free
Location: Freimann Square, 200 E. Main Street

Friday Nites Live – Summer Concert Series – Friday, June 1 @ 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Bring the family out for a fun-filled evening of free music! Lawn chairs and blankets are recommended.
Admission: Free
Location: The Courtyard Fountain at Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center, 4130 W. Jefferson Boulevard

Chris Worth & Company – Friday, June 1 @ 7-11 p.m.
Check out Chris Worth & Company this Friday at Flashback Live. This event is family-friendly.
Admission: $5
Location: Flashback Live, 4201 Wells Street

Vintage Junk in the Trunk – Saturday, June 2 @ 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Sunday, June 3 @ 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
If you’re interested in renting a spot to sell your items during this monthly flea market pop-up, 18 x 18 spots are available for $50. If you’re looking to shop, browse through arts and crafts, garage sale items, farmers market produce and more! Food trucks, food tents and Bandidos will be on-site.
Admission: Free
Location: Rekindle Marketplace parking lot, 4702 Parnell Avenue

10th Annual Le Tour de Fort – Saturday, June 2 @ Noon – 7 p.m. 
Drink responsibly for a good cause this Saturday during Le Tour de Fort. The event donates a substantial amount of funds raised to an organization supporting military Veterans. Participants will begin at Deer Park Irish Pub, then ride their bicycles throughout the city to tour-friendly locations!
Admission: Registration costs $35-$30, must be 21+ to participate
Location: Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road

Arab Fest Fort Wayne – Saturday, June 2 and Sunday, June 3 @ Noon
Take part in the 4th annual Arab Fest, which will feature music by world-famous Ali Paris and the return of Ronnie Malley with his Oud. There will be camel rides, a market with vendors, characters, dancing, and food from Famous Falafel.
Admission: Free
Location: Headwaters Park Pavilions, 333 S. Calhoun Street

Miami Indian Heritage Days – Saturday, June 2 @ 1-4 p.m.
Learn about the lasting heritage of the Miami and other regional Native American groups. Local artists, performers and presenters will be featured each month, with June focusing on Fiber Arts: Cording, Twining, and Finger Weaving with Greta Sirios and Claudia Hedeen.
Admission: $7 Adults; $5 Youth and Seniors; Free for children 2 years and younger
Location: Chief Richardville House, 5705 Bluffton Road

AFU Band – Saturday, June 2 @ 7-11 p.m.
Watch the AFU Band perform live this Saturday on the Flashback Live stage.
Admission: $5
Location: Flashback Live, 4201 Wells Street

Saved by the 90s – Saturday, June 2 @ 9 p.m.
Hailing originally from New York City and now active all over the country, the party will feature tons of live 90s music! Prepare to jam to Third Eye Blind, The Spice Girls, The Backstreet Boys and The Beastie Boys, just to name a few.
Admission: $10-$12
Location: Clyde Theatre, 1808 Bluffton Road

Riverfront Fort Wayne Sunday Paddle Socials – 5:45-6:45 a.m.
Meet new people and explore the rivers while canoeing or kayaking each Sunday during Fort Wayne Sunday Paddle Socials. Fort Wayne Outfitters staff will lead the group on a one-hour paddle outing. Each participant will receive Riverfront swag, a snack and drink. You may bring your own kayak or canoe, or you can rent one.
Admission: $10, plus renting a canoe or kayak is an additional $15
Location: Fort Wayne Outfitters and Bike Depot, 1004 Cass Street

Germanfest 2018 – Sunday, June 3 @ 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Germanfest 2018 kicks off this Sunday, celebrating a week of German-based food, activities and drinks! Although most of the festival will be held downtown at the Headwaters Park Pavilions, this Sunday will feature events in a number of locations, like the St. Peter’s Catholic Church, Fort Wayne Turners and Park Edelweiss. Click here for a full list of Sunday activities.
Admission: $2-5
Location: Downtown Fort Wayne

Riverfront Boat Tours – Sunday, June 3 @ 3-8:30 p.m.
Beginning this Sunday, take a riverfront boat tour and learn more about the City. Relax and enjoy the scenery! Tours depart from the boat dock at Guldlin Park or Headwaters Park. No food or beverages are permitted on the boats.
Admission: $12, children must be 10+ to participate
Location: Guldlin Park or Headwaters Park docks


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