Festival celebrates street performers


BuskerFest, a celebration of street performers, returned to downtown Fort Wayne Saturday, July 30.

Presented by Lutheran Health Network and Downtown Improvement District, the ninth annual festival, which took place on Calhoun and Wayne streets, featured local, regional and national acts.

The event included planned and unplanned performances. Acts included living statues, chalk artists, aerialists, fire dancers, caricature artists, magicians, jugglers, mimes, painters, musicians and balloon artists.