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July 13th, Events At Three Rivers Festival

The Three Rivers Festival Board of Directors and staff are very excited to bring in this year’s Hanning & Bean Enterprises’ Three Rivers Festival.

Today, and every remaining day of the Festival, we will be emailing you a schedule of events. Please share this with the public and your networks so that we can be sure to make everyone aware of days and times for specific events.

Today, July 13, we have the following happening during Three Rivers Festival:

Lunch Time Trolley

July 13; 11:00 AM- 1:30 PM

Downtown Fort Wayne, 260-426-5556

Info: Hop on the FREE Lunch Time Trolley; Eight convenient stops throughout downtown will take you to and from Junk Food Alley. Sponsored by Hoosier Lottery.

Three Rivers Festival Family Fun Day

July 13; 11:00 AM- 3:00PM

Hanning & Bean Festival Plaza, 260-426-5556

Info: Bring the kids down to festival plaza to enjoy free Games, contests, character appearance by Spiderman & Elsa, music, and discounted ride wristbands. Sponsored by Indiana Wesleyan University and Fun 101.7. FREE Admission.

The Emporium at Three Rivers Festival

July 13; 11AM – 10PM

Headwaters West, 260-426-5556

Info: The Emporium has a tempting array of merchandise and services, along with hand-crafted jewelry, soaps, apparel, and unique gifts from local artists and crafters. The Emporium also features food selections not found in Junk Food Alley. Sponsored by Paint the Town Graphics.

Downtown Midway

July 13; 11AM – 11PM

Headwaters Park East & West, 260-426-5556

Info: Amusement rides (buy tickets or all-day wristbands), Pony Rides, Water balls & Human Hamster Balls, Face Painting & more. Presented by Sprint.

Helicopter Rides

July 13; 11AM – 11PM

Headwaters Park West, 260-426-5556

Info: Paratus Helicopter Rides- Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the Festival and downtown. Cost $20 per person. Minimum 2 persons, maximum 3 persons. No age restrictions.

Bed Race presented by Beckman Lawson

July 13; 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Main St. between Lafayette & Clinton, 260-426-5556

Info: Watch 5-person teams parade their unique beds down Main Street, then sprint or strut to the finish line for prizes. Categories: Speed OR Creativity. Fort Wayne Derby Girls will skate between Bed Race heats. Admission: Spectators Free; participants $50 per Team Sponsored by: Beckman Lawson, 96.3XKE, & HOT 107.9

Concert – Summit City Rising

July 13, Doors open 5:30 PM; Concert 7 PM

Hanning & Bean Festival Plaza, Headwaters East Pavilion, 260-426-5556

Info: Summit City Rising featuring Oferle with American Idol Manny Torres, Either/Or and Soft & Heavy on the GM/UAW Stage. Sponsored by Magic 95.1 FM, Welcomed by Ash Brokerage. $3 Day of Show, free with wristband or TRF Button.

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