A lot on tap for this weekend in the Fort

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A lot on tap for this weekend in the Fort

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Fort Wayne is a happening place this weekend. Check out some of the coolest events in the Summit City.

Here’s what’s going on:

Ben Butler
Thursday, April 18 – Saturday, May 4
First Presbyterian Theater
General Butler is faced with a moral dilemma when escaped slaves request sanctuary at Fort Monroe. A timeless exploration of social conscience and individual responsibility.

Alan Jackson
Friday, April 26
Memorial Coliseum
Country icon, Alan Jackson will hear hits like “Here in The Real World”…signature songs such as “Chattahoochee,” “Drive” and “Gone Country”…party anthems “It’s Five O’Clock Somewhere” and “Good Time”…and many, many more.

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo: Opening Day
Saturday, April 27
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo
Opening day one of the nation’s top ten zoos for kids. Enjoy a day of family-friendly fun across 38 acres and over 1,000 animals.

Cookin’ Men
Saturday, April 27
Memorial Coliseum
The 16th annual Cookin’ Men features a chef competition, silent auction, and more to raise funds for Francine’s Friends mobile mammography program

Michiana Wine Festival
Saturday, April 27
Headwaters Park
This 21+ festival features over 100+ wine samples, food trucks, live music and a spring craft market for a little shopping.

Northern Indiana Pet Expo
Saturday, April 27 and Sunday, April 28
Memorial Coliseum
Bringing pet lovers in our community a marketplace of pet and pet lover delights. You can try out the dog park obstacle course, adopt a new friend, meet with groomers and much more

Ft. Wayne’s Farmers Indoor Market
Every Saturday
Lincoln Financial Event Center at Parkview Field
You can shop locally-sourced produce and baked goods and stock up on unique goods and spices each Saturday at the indoor farmers market at Parkview Field.