Sidewalk sale downtown!

Third Annual Sidewalk Sale Returns to Downtown Fort Wayne

Live big and shop small at the third annual sidewalk sale on Friday, August 12 and Saturday, August 13 in downtown Fort Wayne.

Participating retail stores and restaurants will offer discounted promotions and bring their products to the sidewalks of downtown Fort Wayne. “Shop to Win” by scanning the QR code at participating stores for a chance to win a Downtown Package valued at over $400!

This lively outdoor experience offers a unique opportunity to meet your local business owners and give back to your community, all in a fun way for the whole family.

Downtown Fort Wayne Entertainment, Friday, August 12:
Angie Marquardt: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., The Porch Off Calhoun
The Mad Scatter: 3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., PNC Plaza
L&J Duo: 6-8 p.m., The Landing (part of the Downtown Live! summer concert series)

Downtown Fort Wayne Entertainment, Saturday, August 13:
Flow Down Hula Hoopers: 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., ACPL Plaza
Interactive games: 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., ACPL Plaza
Appearances by special guests and princesses: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., ACPL Plaza
Pavey & Company: 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., ACPL Plaza
Ed Renz: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., PNC Plaza
Boss Lady Dance Company: 1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., ACPL Plaza; interactive demo
Alyssa Enright: 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., PNC Plaza
OG Band: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m., The Landing
Hops Harvester Fort Wayne will be offering free wagon rides throughout downtown Fort Wayne from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., strategically connecting shoppers and diners from one participating location to the next.

For more information and a list/map of participating stores and restaurants, visit and follow us on social media @DowntownFortWayne.

Sidewalk Sale is presented by Downtown Fort Wayne and proudly sponsored by 97.3 WMEE, Fort Wayne Metals, Fort Wayne Newspapers, Hanning & Bean Enterprises, OUTFRONT Media and WANE 15.

*Please note that each business will have its own hours of operation.

David H. Henry