Fright Night returns for 2014 this Saturday, October 18th. If you haven’t joined us in the previous years, this is a family-friendly event for all ages. With events starting at 10 a.m. and lasting until midnight, it’s a full day of fun activities. With a long list of events and businesses participating, you won’t want to miss enjoying this frightful holiday in Downtown Fort Wayne.
Enjoy the Pumpkin Zone at the Botanical Conservatory or visit the old jail at The History Center. These are only a couple of the activities that are helping to kick off Fright Night. With additional participation from 3Rivers FCU, WFFT Local, 95.1 Best FM, ACPL, Science Central, The Community Center, CWOW, Columbia Street West, FWMoA, Youtheatre, The Grand Wayne Center, The Embassy Theatre, Parkview Field, Cinema Center, Courtyard by Marriott, ARCH, Historic Fort Wayne, BSR Paranormal, FWDC, and more!
During Fright Night 2014, there will be an American Red Cross Blood Drive at 900 Library Plaza from 2 p.m. - 5 p.m. All donors will receive a ticket to Hysterium or the Haunted Castle! They want your blood! Please, stop by while you are Downtown and donate.
Lastly, you will not want to miss the Zombie Walk at 5:30 p.m. It starts at Harrison Street and Wayne Street and heads eastbound. If you don’t have time to do your own makeup, show up early and get some assistance for free! The walk has grown more and more each year and is a must-do for any Fort Wayne citizen.
For a full list of events, time, and schedules please check out http://frightnightdowntown.com
By Stephen J. Bailey for Your Downtown Improvement District