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This annual holiday tradition lives on, but with a candy cane twist! Stroll through the Botanical Conservatory, glowing with excitement indoors and all throughout. Regular admission fees apply. Sponsored by Majic 95.1 WAJI, the Auer Foundation and PBS39.

Botanical Conservatory

Visit the Botanical Conservatory today. Visit for more information!
Upcoming events include: "Oh? Christmas Tree!" Holiday Exhibit, Holiday Kick Off Night, Reindeer Saturdays, The Tiki Bowl, Winterval events, Sweetheart Orchid Bower and so much more!

Community Center

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The Community Center offers a wide variety of special events throughout the year as well as programs of interest to all ages!  Some of these programs include the Stop N Shop & Wagon Rides, Winter Carnival and so much more! 



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Riverfront Fort Wayne promises every Fort Wayne resident and visitor an always-evolving opportunity to connect with nature, culture and community.

Activities on our Riverfront! Check out: Riverfront Fort Wayne for additional information. 


Salomon Farm Park


Keep up to date on events at Salomon Farm Park!

Check out the Salomon link for additional information.


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Celebrate winter with a visit to downtown Fort Wayne! The 10th annual Winterval promises a full day of indoor and outdoor winter fun for all ages. Watch ice carvers create wonders from a solid block of ice, shop an outdoor market, check out scale model cars, and enjoy special events at the Botanical Conservatory, the Old Fort, the Allen County Public Library or Science Central. Go for a carriage ride at the Community Center or ice skating at Headwaters Park. Learn more about Winterval today! 

Lindenwood Nature Preserve

Check out the details and info about other events at Lindenwood Events & Programs.

The Old Fort: Historic Fort Wayne


Admission is free to all Historic Fort Wayne events, however, freewill donations are gratefully accepted and help fund future events and activities at the Fort. Parking is available at Headwaters and Lawton Parks.

Visit the Historic Old Fort link for details on all the events being planned at the Old Fort. Please note that due to COVID-19 all special events planned at Historic Fort Wayne for 2020 have been cancelled.


FWParks @Home 

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Are you looking for virtual activities to do while you are "sheltering in place"?  We now have a link devoted to all virtual activities whether you are going on a walk, checking out animals, reading a blog, trying a new activity or learning a skill-we've got you covered.  And the best part is we are adding more content daily so check out the link! 


For questions about any of these activities, e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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