It’s that time of year again! BuskerFest will take place at Taste of the Arts this year on August 27th from Noon to 7pm. Freimann Square will be filled with jugglers, dancers, and buskers from all over. We’re keeping the performances a surprise for now, but we’ll be leaking the details in the coming weeks leading up to the event - so be sure to check back often! For 2011,...
Study suggests permanent farmers market
From the Journal Gazette: Fort Wayne is in need of a central, year-round farmers market that could become another downtown attraction, according to a study commissioned by the city. The city hired Market Ventures Inc. for $30,000 this year to study the potential for building a fresh-food market downtown. The group’s draft report was released Tuesday. It found a general enthusiasm and...
Construction ahead: detour here!
As many of you probably have noticed, the DID’s website has been a bit out of date lately. We’ve been dealing with a faulty website platform lately and recently made the decision to overhaul our website, redesign it, and launch a new one. In the meantime, this blog will serve as the DID’s up-to-date source for events, news, and other downtown-related content. Expect to see many...