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2017 Event Calendar

Happenings at the Fort

There's always something of historic proportions going on around here!

2017 Fort Events

May through October - Guided Tours Every Weekend
Saturdays & Sundays 11am and 1pm
Let our historians guide you on a 1.5 hour walking tour through the fort and some of its buildings.
$5/person on site (please arrive 15 minutes prior)

April 1 - National Park Day
9:00 - 3:00
A special day when everyone is invited to help clean up the site to get ready for the new visitor season. No parking fee.

April 29 and 30 - Spring Flea Market
Saturday 10:00 to 4:00, 
Sunday 10:00 to 3:00
Thousands of items! More details here for visitors and vendors.

May 6 - WWII and Vietnam Era Re-enactments
9:00 to 5:00
Your opportunity to see the real deal as living historians take over the fort.

May 6 - Swing Dance
7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Live band! Free dance instruction. Prize raffles. More info here.

May 7 - WWII Living History
9:00 to 3:00
Your opportunity to see the real deal as living historians take over the fort.

June 3 and 4 - SCA Saxons Weekend
More info coming soon.

June 10 and 11 - Civil War Days
Saturday 9:00 - 5:00,  Sunday
 9:00 - 4:00
Your opportunity to see the real deal as living historians take over the fort. More info here.

June 16 – Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info...

June 24 and 25 - Colonial Days
Saturday 10:00 - 5:00,  Sunday 10:00 - 4:00
Your opportunity to see the real deal as living historians take over the fort. More info here.

July 7 - Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info...

July 8 - HOME Vintage Base Ball Day! 
11 am
Historic Fort Wayne and the Early Risers host an all day exposition featuring the following vintage teams - Lapeer, Dexter, Wyandotte, Hill Toppers, and Fallsburg Flats.  Come on down and root for your favorite! Full base ball schedule and info here.

July 15 and 16 - SCA Tyger Hunt Weekend
Saturday 10:00 - 5:00,  Sunday 10:00 - 4:00
More info coming soon.

July 30 - Detroit Early Risers HOME GAME vs. Taylor
1 pm
Come on down and root for our vintage base ball team. Full schedule and info here.

August 12 - Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info...

August 13 - Classic Car Show 
Classic cars, classic fun in our classic fort. More info coming soon.

August 27 - Detroit Early Risers HOME GAME vs. La De Dahs
1 pm
Come on down and root for our vintage base ball team. Full schedule and info here.

September 9 - Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info...

September 16 and 17 - Bring Back the Knight (Medieval Days)
Saturday 10:00 - 5:00, Sunday 10:00 - 4:00
Huzzah! Come see how medieval folks lived, ate, fought, and made merry. Guided tours available, too! More info coming soon. 

September 17 - Detroit Early Risers HOME GAME
vs. Brooklyn
1 pm
Come on down and root for our vintage base ball team. Full schedule and info here.

September 23 - Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info... 

October 1 - Civil War Conference 
More info soon

October 7 - Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info...

Oct 14- Fall Flea Market 
Saturday 10:00 - 4:00,  Sunday 10:00 - 3:00
Thousands of items!  More info coming soon.

October 21 - Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info... 

October 28 - Tours After Dark
6:30 – 11:30
Expert paranormal storytellers reveal the legends and tales you won't hear on our regular tours. Must pre-register. More info... 

November 11 - Mad Anthony Bike Race
USA Cycling sanctioned event open to the public. More info soon.

Dec. 2 - Christmas Through the Years 
Times TBD

Dec. 9 - Christmas Swing Dance
Time TBD

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