Things to do in Fort Wayne in February
Well, 2017 is off to a great start so far! January was jam-packed full of great events around town and February doesn’t show any signs of slowing down! If you’re looking to brave the cold and get out of the apartment this month, there’s plenty to do. Here are just a few of the great activities going on around Fort Wayne in February.
Ice Skating at Headwaters Park
Lace up your ice skates and head out to Headwaters Park to take a few spins on the ice. You can either bring your own skates or rent theirs for a small fee. Spring is right around the corner, which means you won’t be able to skate for much longer. The ice rink closes March 5th. Headwaters Park Ice Skating Rink is great fun for the whole family or even a date night!
The Price is Right Live!
The Price is Right is the longest-running game show in television history and now the beloved game show is coming to Fort Wayne! Join special guest host Jerry Springer in this interactive game show right here in Fort Wayne. COME ON DOWN to the Embassy Theatre on February 9 and you could get a chance to play favorites such as Plinko, Cliffhangers, The Big Wheel and more! Visit TicketMaster to get your tickets before it’s too late!
My Cold Hearted Valentine
February 10, come celebrate Valentine’s Day with Science Central’s 3rd Annual Murder Mystery party, My Cold Hearted Valentine! Science Central’s Adults Only nights have quickly become a hit! What better way to explore Science Central than enjoying a fun, interactive murder mystery show with a drink in your hand! Don’t miss this exciting night of murder, mystery, drinks, food and more! Get your tickets early because this is going to be one of the most exciting Valentine’s Day Date you’ve ever had!
Fort Wayne Indoor Farmer’s Market
Don’t let the cold keep you away from some of the freshest local produce around. Every Saturday from 9-1, lots of great local vendors gather in the Lincoln Financial Event Center (just off the Parkview Field right field concourse). Along with lots of fresh fruits and vegetables, you’ll also find great coffees, teas, locally made crafts, jewelry and more at the indoor farmer’s market.
Down the Line 11
The Embassy Theatre’s eleventh installment of the Down the Line series happens on February 11. Down the Line features five amazing local bands paying tribute to some of their favorite rockers in history! Come celebrate the music of Bob Dylan, Deep Purple, Prince, Chicago and more!
Fort Wayne Derby Girls Home Opener
On February 11, the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum hosts the Fort Wayne Roller Derby as they take on Gem City. If you’ve never been to a roller derby bout, you’re missing out on some truly exciting action! Visit the Fort Wayne Derby Girls‘ website for tickets and more information.
Weather the Fort
February 11 from 4-7, bundle up and head out to Freimann Square for Fort Wayne’s third annual Weather the Fort Festival. Brave the cold and take part in some of the great activities including: live music, curling demonstrations, ice sculpting, heated beer tents, fire performers and so much more! (Must be 21 to attend)
Northern Indiana Golf Show
February 17-19, Bobick’s Golf Headquarters will be putting on the 8th Annual Northern Indiana Golf Show. See some brand new equipment and technology that can help you kick your golf game up a notch (or down a few strokes!) The Annual Golf Show will feature an indoor driving range, skills challenges, door prizes, and lots of great activities for the whole family!
The Phil Family Series: Star Wars and Superheroes
If you’ve never taken the family to a night at the Fort Wayne Philharmonic, now is your chance to go! This special event is one you certainly won’t want to miss! February 19, the Fort Wayne Phil will be at the Rhinehart Music Center for Star Wars and Superheroes. They’ll perform some of your favorite sci-fi movies including: Star Wars, Superman, E.T., Indiana Jones, Lord of the Rings and more.
The Fort Wayne Civic Theatre Presents: Memphis
Don’t miss Memphis, the award-winning Broadway musical coming to the Civic Theatre this month. Memphis is a tale of fame and forbidden love and features an amazing score combined with thrilling dance numbers and a story that will have you on the edge of your seat.
2017 Bridal Extravaganza
If you or someone you know is getting married this Spring, the Bridal Extravaganza is an absolute MUST. Visit with more than 150 wedding vendors including DJs, dress shops, decorators, planners, and more. The Bridal Extravaganza, at the Grand Wayne Center on February 22nd, is a surefire way to get a majority of your wedding planning done in one day. There will also be door prizes, exciting presentations, a fashion show, and even a special appearance by Say Yes to the Dress star Randy Fenoli.
It’s not hard to find something fun and exciting to do in Fort Wayne this month! Don’t let the cold keep you from getting out and visiting our great city! From all of us at Montrose Square Apartments (www.montrosesquareapartments.com), have a great February!