Sidewalk Sale

Join us in Downtown Fort Wayne from August 13 – August 14, 2021

Downtown Fort Wayne invites you to Live Large & Shop Small during this second annual, two-day event in the heart of our city. This lively, outdoor experience provides a unique opportunity to shop local and support Downtown businesses, all in a way that is entertaining for the whole family. 


Participating retail shops and restaurants will offer discounted specials and expand their stores to the sidewalks of Downtown Fort Wayne. Local street performers and food trucks will be in attendance to provide a vibrant atmosphere, connecting individuals from one participating location to the next.


“Shop to Win” by scanning the QR code at participating locations to enter for a chance to win a Downtown overnight package valued at $500.


Celebrate the variety and diversity of our local businesses by showing up to support Downtown Fort Wayne. This two-day event is something you won’t want to miss!


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


*Any shopper that spends $20 or more may send a photo of their receipt to to enter to win a Downtown overnight package valued at $500. No purchase is necessary to participate in “Shop to Win.” Send a postcard with your name and email address to enter without purchase to: “Shop to Win” Downtown Fort Wayne, 904 South Calhoun Street, Fort Wayne, IN 46802.

Thank you to our participating vendors for making this event possible.


The Downtown Fort Wayne 2021 Sidewalk Sale is being sponsored in partnership with these community organizations: Hanning & Bean Enterprises, Inc., Fort Wayne Journal Gazette, 97.3 WMEE, WANE 15, and Fort Wayne Metals.