Saturday, November 25 & Sunday, November 26 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd., Fort Wayne, Indiana 46808 Great way to build intergenerational memories!
Activities for the Entire Family:
- Delight in a horse-drawn wagon ride– 25th 10 am-2 pm, 26th 10 am-5 pm
- Experience “The Christmas Journey” featuring “Fire & Light” (formerly “Audience of One”) youth theater troupe re-enactments and interacting with visitors. The walk includes a stop at the nativity–complete with live donkeys and sheep
- Observe live camels outside the magi tent
- Give the gift of giving:
- Write a note to a veteran that will be delivered by a chaplain. View the tree beautifully decorated by Choice Designs to be delivered to the VA Northern Indiana Medical Center on Lake Avenue after Christmas in the Park.
- Encourage local FIRE FIGHTERS through writing a note to be included with a gift
- Contribute toward the postage to handpick a beautifully hand crafted little dress and write a note to send to a little girl somewhere in need around the world through Little Dresses for Africa
View wide variety of beautiful displays in the heated pavilion for easy ideas for: Craft Ideas: “Do It Together” projects that might be used for gifting Food ideas: “Bake it…Take it…Say ‘Merry Christmas’” Enjoy Refreshments: Cookies and beverages in heated pavilion View a variety of nativities and beautifully decorated Christmas trees including former entries in Embassy Festival of Trees Particularly Interesting for Children:
- Making crafts and playing games–Animal Grams Petting Zoo-inside the activity tent
- Watching the creation of animal balloons in main pavilion with opportunity to choose one to take home
On stage performances in Activity Tent
Saturday, November 25th: noon MIMEtime, 1 pm Neer & Far Puppet Show, 2pm Big Blast Balloon Sculpting, 2:30pm Lutheran Men of Song, 3pm Karen Christian’s Thank You Concert 4pm Gene Branscomb Southern Gospel soloist
Sunday, November 26th: 12:30 pm Big Blast Balloon Sculpting, 1pm Carolaires 2pm Concordia Lutheran High School Singers, 2:30pm Praise Bands 3:30pm Impromptu Choir (you have the opportunity to join in singing Christmas carols)
BRING YOUR CAMERA/PHONE TO TAKE PICTURES BEHIND THE WORDS JOY, LOVE, OR HOPE
- Still time to use for customized Christmas card or as insert in your cards/letters