The Middle Waves Music Festival is thrilled to introduce four zones this year, each with its own unique vibe! We are also excited to have DJ Double K performing between band sets.

Art Zone

Middle Waves is teaming up with local artists to add a splash of creativity to this year’s festival! Get ready to witness live art in action and even try your own hand at crafting masterpieces. This area will also feature festival must-haves: flower crowns, a glitter bar and a bracelet-making station.

(Sponsor: Don. R. Fruchey Construction)

Creativity Zone

Ever thought about giving the guitar or drums a go? This zone is perfect for you! Patrons will get the chance to experiment with a variety of musical instruments. Furthermore, this lively spot will host drum circle showcases all day, inviting guests to join in the rhythmic fun!

(Sponsor: NiSource/NIPSCO)

Game Zone

In between bands, head over to the game zone and enjoy classic yard games like Cornhole and Connect 4 among others, which offers fun for patrons of all ages.

(Sponsor: BFGoodrich)

Vendor Zone

We’re thrilled to team up with some awesome local vendors for our festival market. Get ready for a treasure trove of goodies like stickers, candles, jewelry and much more.

(Sponsor: Greater Fort Wayne Inc.)

DJ Double K

DJ Double K is set to bring electrifying energy to Middle Waves as he fires up the crowd with his unique music mixology in between band sets. Having performed alongside renowned artists like Ludacris, DJ Pauly D, Luke Bryan, Logic, Hypnotist Chris Jones, Common Kings, Outkast, and many others, he promises an unforgettable experience. Prepare to dance the night away with DJ Double K!

Downtown Fort Wayne will be hosting a Middle Waves after party from 11:00 p.m. to 1:00 a.m. at The Porch Off Calhoun where DJ J. Tubbs will be spinning the hottest beats! The best part admission is free!