FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO) –
Fort Wayne Pools and Splash Pads Open – Friday, May 25 @ 9 a.m.
Pools and Splash Pads officially open for the season in Fort Wayne this Friday. The Parks Department offers 8 splash pads including locations at Memorial, McCormick, Waynedale, Shoaff, Buckner, Robert E. Meyers, Taylor’s Dream Boundless Playground and Franklin parks.
Admission: Splash Pads are free, pool prices vary depending on location
Location: More information here
Bootcamp Fridays at Parkview Field – Friday, May 25 @ 11-11:45 a.m.
Meet at the front entrance of the Central Branch YMCA at 10:55 a.m. and jog down to Parkview Field to join in on a 45-minute bootcamp class.
Location: Parkview Field, 1301 Ewing Street
Main Street Farmer’s Market – Friday, May 25 @ 3-8 p.m.
This farmer’s market sets up weekly in downtown Fort Wayne, providing local produce options, as well as Indiana-produced foods, local arts and crafts.
Location: 1936 W. Main Street (parking lot)
John Durnell – Friday, May 25 @ 7-10 p.m.
Enjoy live entertainment this Friday at John Durnell takes the stage at Flashback Live.
Location: Flashback Live, 4201 Wells Street
Southside Farmer’s Market – Saturday, May 26 @ 7 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Fort Wayne’s oldest continuously operating farmers market. Seasonal and locally-grown vegetables, baked goods, flowers, handcrafted jewelry, antiques, and much more. Live music mid-morning.
Location: 3300 Warsaw Street
Fort Wayne’s Farmers Outdoor Market – Saturday, May 26 @ 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Fort Wayne’s Farmers Market is open every Saturday in downtown Fort Wayne. Shoppers will find a wide mix of fresh produce, meats, eggs, baked goods, jams, milk, cheese, coffees, natural bath products, and much more.
Location: Corner of Wayne & Barr streets
Anthrax & Testament – Saturday, May 26 @ 7 p.m.
Anthrax is an American heavy metal band from New York City, and the group is considered one of the leaders of the thrash metal scene during the 1980s.
For over three decades, the Bay Area quintet, including Chuck Billy, Eric Peterson, Alex Skolnick, Steve DiGiorgio and Gene Hoglan, have delivered unbreakable metal in its purest form.
Location: Clyde Theatre, 1808 Bluffton Road
Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony – Monday, May 28 @ 11 a.m.
The public is invited to support the Allen County Council of Veterans during the annual Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony. This year’s theme is “Women in the Military.” After the parade, there will be a Memorial Day ceremony just outside of the Coliseum’s Memorial Hall at the Veteran’s Plaza.
Location: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Avenue