Regional Advantages

Renowned for its location, business climate and affordable cost of living, Northeast Indiana is consistently ranked best in the Midwest.

Industry Information

With access to 40,000 graduating students annually, join the impressive list of major employers leading Northeast Indiana’s top industries.

Business Leadership

Increasing personal income, growing the population and raising educational attainment. Join us!

About Living Here

Northeast Indiana is family-friendly, affordable and offers diverse opportunities to make it your own in Northeast Indiana.

Jobs & Internships

Join Northeast Indiana, a growing, vibrant community. From your next career to your next promotion, make it your own in Northeast Indiana.

Fort Wayne Parks presents annual Juneteenth Celebration on June 18

June 7th, 2016


News Coverage:

June 6, 2016

Fort Wayne Parks presents annual Juneteenth Celebration on June 18

April McCampbell | WANE

It’s a celebration of African-American freedom, education and achievement.  It’s in honor of Freedom Day/Emancipation Day which dates to 1865.  This year’s event will be held at Weisser Park (3000 Hanna Street) from 2 to 8 p.m.  It will feature performances of poetry, dance, song, storytelling and drumming, a variety of youth activities, a basketball tournament, health screenings, free haircuts, hotdogs and popcorn.  The finale will be a concert in the park that is anticipated to begin at 6:30p.m.  For more information about Weisser Park, click here.

WANE-TV is a proud sponsor of the Juneteenth Celebration.  NewsChannel 15 News Anchor, Terra Brantley will kick off the celebration.


Categories