Botanical Conservatory

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Some upcoming events at the Conservatory include:

"Migrations" Live Butterfly Exhibit April 27-July 7

Mother's Day Plant Sale May 10-12

Mother's Day in the Garden May 12

June Plant Swap June 1

Bonsai Show June 8

City Safari Day Camp June 10-July 26

Succulent Wreath Workshop June 15

Jazzworks! June 20

Bug Day June 22

"Botanica Jones: Scientist, Merchant or Thief?" July 13-November 17

Plant & Go: Marigold July 13

Daylily Show July 13

Conservatory Attic Sale August 9-10

...and much more!

Check out the Conservatory's Upcoming Events page for more info!

The Old Fort: Historic Fort Wayne


Upcoming Events at Historic Fort Wayne

Siege of Fort Wayne June 8-9

Napoleonic Days 1804-1814 July 13-14

Colonial America on the Frontier: 1775-1783 July 27-28

Post Miamies 1754-1763 August 24-25

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. 

Community Center

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The Community Center offers a wide variety of special events throughout the year.  Some exciting upcoming events include:

Book Sale May 7-9

41st Annual Senior Games June 3-21

Accordion Orchestra Serenade June 7

Daddy Daughter Princess Ball June 14

Children's Gently Used Book Swap & Sale July 16-18

DIY Robots July 12

Creative Construction: Lego Building Challenge July 12

Wii Bowling Tournament: July 13

Explore the Honeybee July 15

Book Sale August 13-15


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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.


Riverfront Citizen Science Sundays March 3 - May 26
Riverfront Clean Ups May 4 & 18
Young Naturalist Series: River Otters May 19
Storytime on the Riverfront June 3-24, July 8-August 36
Promenade Park Grand Opening August 9-11
Young Naturalist Series: Busy Beavers June 23
Stargazing on the Riverfront June 23, July 12, August 9
Nature's Notebook June 23, July 7, August 4
Bird Watching on Our Urban Rivers June 23, July 14, August 11
Project Squirrel June 23, July 28, August 25
Open Streets July 14
Pedal, Paddle, and Play July 20
Young Naturalist Series: Birds of our Rivers July 21
5th Annual Fort Wayne Dragon Boat Races August 17
Young Naturalist Series: Frogs and Toads August 18

Salomon Farm Park


Keep up to date on events at Salomon Farm Park! Some upcoming events include:

Fiber Arts Celebration 2019 May 17- May 18 

Farmers in Training Orientation May 20

Native Plant Sale June 1

Draft Horse 101 June 8

Farmin' Fun Day Camp 6 sessions from June 10 - July 26

Family Learn to Fish Workshop July 13

Horseback Riding Camp July 22-23

Native vs. Invasive Plants July 27

Concert on the Farm August 18

Check out the Salomon link for additional information including information on Winter Walks on the Farm, fun farm oriented classes and more at the Farm.

Lindenwood Nature Preserve

Lindenwood Nature Preserve will be holding Saturday Morning Hikes and Full Moon Hikes this summer! Some other notable events include:

Nature Story Time May 26, June 23, July 28

Daddy Day Hike June 15

Lindenwood Nature Camp June 24-26

Maple, Oak, or Elm? June 29

Wild Eats! July 27

Birdwatching Basics August 11

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

Hurshtown Reservoir 



Hurshtown Reservoir is officially open for the summer season! Check out some of the upcoming Hurshtown events. 

Free Fishing Days May 18, June 1-2

Hurshtown 50th Anniversary Celebration & Family Fishing Derby June 1



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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