Fort Wayne Events in November
A Guide to some of the Can’t-Miss Events going on around Fort Wayne this Month
It’s cooling down, and you might be tempted to spend some more time inside the apartment this month – but don’t! Things in Fort Wayne are heating up this month! With plenty of great events going on around town this month, it will surely be hard to be bored! If you’re looking to get out of the apartment for a little bit, you have plenty of options. Here is a guide to some of the best events and activities going on in Fort Wayne during November.
A Christmas Story – The Musical
We all know the story of Ralphie Parker. Well know you can see it played out on the stage! The Civic Theatre presents The Christmas Story – The Musical will be playing every Friday, Saturday and Sunday in November, watch Ralphie and his friends come to life, with music!
Fort Wayne Komets Hockey
Let’s Comedy Presents Wyatt Cenac
Writer for King of the Hill, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Voice Actor for Nickelodeon’s Fanboy and Chum Chum, along with his two Comedy Central Specials… The list goes on and on for comedian Wyatt Cenac. He will be visiting the Tiger Room at Calhoun Street Soups, Salads and Spirits on Friday, November 13. Don’t miss this night of nonstop laughs!
Mad Ants Basketball
The Fort Wayne Mad Ants are back in action! Come watch Fort Wayne’s own Mad Ants take on the Raptors in their home opener on November 14 at 7:30.
Jefferson Pointe Tree Lighting
Bring the kids to see Fort Wayne’s tallest Christmas tree! The Jefferson Pointe Christmas Tree Lighting is a FREE Event will have plenty of awesome Christmas festivities including lights, music, a tree lighting ceremony, and maybe even a visit from Santa himself! Come check it out on November 14 at 7PM.
Free Movie at the Co-op
Join the Three-Rivers Co-op for a free showing of Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret. This film follows the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist, as he daringly seeks to find the real solution to the most pressing environmental issues and true path to sustainability. Enjoy some free food samples at stay after for a discussion.
Every year around this time, downtown Fort Wayne turns into a beautiful winter wonderland of lights, activities and holiday cheer! November 25 will be an evening full of Christmas carols, hot cocoa, lighting ceremonies and many more! View the whole Holiday Fest schedule.
Embassy Theatre’s Festival of Trees
Occurring daily from November 25 through December 2, the Festival of Trees is certainly a CAN”T MISS event! Last year’s event brought in over 19,000 visitors and featured 58 beautifully lit Christmas trees. And this year there will be even more! Don’t miss out on this amazing Christmas Tradition, held right here in Fort Wayne.
Fantasy of Lights at Franke Park
Speaking of Christmas lights, if you haven’t had a chance to see Franke Parks Fantasy of lights, you are seriously missing out on some amazing sights! The Festival of Lights hosts more than 50,000 visitors per year and features over 70 larger than life light displays. The Fantasy of Lights runks Every night November 25-December 31. Admission is only $5 per car.
Festival of Trains
The last weekend of November – November 27 – November 29. Train enthusiasts of all ages are invited to visit Science Central for the Festival of Trains featuring hundreds of model train exhibits.
Jackson Browne at the Embassy Theatre
Singer/Songwriter Jackson Browne has more hit songs than you can count. He will be at the Embassy Theater on November 17, where he will perform a few of his great hits, such as: “Running on Empty,” “Take it Easy,” “These Days,” and many many more! Don’t miss the man Rolling Stone once called “a new face to look for.”
Fort Wayne Has it All!
Fort Wayne is sure to be a hopping place this month. Don’t miss out on any of these awesome events happening just minutes away from Montrose Square Apartments! Did we miss any events? Let us know in the comments.