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Posted on July 7, 2015 at 8:01AM by Natalie T.

High Energy at BAALS Music Festival

BAALS Music Festival. Two stages. More than 30 artists. Thousands of people. And $5,000 going to a local charity.How could anyone possibly pass that up?"Fort Wayne is one of the cheapest places to live in the country, and we're bringing a large-scale, premier festival to the city," said executive ... More ›

Posted on July 6, 2015 at 7:01AM by Katie R.

Lunch on the Plaza - Food and Fun for Everyone!

Over the last couple of years a new phenomenon has swept over Thursday lunches in Downtown Fort Wayne - Lunch on the Plaza. Hundreds of people turn out to enjoy the warm weather, delicious food, and fun performances each and every Thursday during the summer. I was lucky enough to work in downtown ... More ›

Posted on July 5, 2015 at 2:01PM by Mike F.

Summerland Tour in the Summit City

I've spent a lot of time recently talking to some of my younger students (late teens to early twenties) about today's music, students who share my distaste for most of it. The fact that they do so makes me feel like less of a grumpy old man of the "back in my day..." sort. Wait, let me amend ... More ›

Posted on July 4, 2015 at 8:01AM by Jodi D.

The Arcola Truck and Tractor Pulls

I was raised in the shadows of The Arcola Truck and Tractor Pulls.  From the smells of the whole hog sausage sandwiches to the roars of the tractors, I soaked up every minute at this community event!   It was here, I learned to be a community volunteer during my childhood.   I loved ... More ›

Posted on June 30, 2015 at 8:01AM by Katie R.

Enjoy Three Rivers Festival - Fort Wayne's favorite summer party since 1969!

Chances are, if you were born and raised in Fort Wayne many of your most prized childhood summer memories took place at the annual Three Rivers Festival. If you've never been to the festival, get ready to experience the best summer festival in Fort Wayne - if I do say so myself!  The annual ... More ›

Posted on June 26, 2015 at 7:01AM by Jodi D.

Take a Trip to Grabill

Northern Indiana is blessed to have an amazing amount of cultural diversity! I am constantly fascinated about the opportunities to learn how different cultures live, work and play! One of my favorite cultures to study is the Amish. Tucked away among the farm fields and small towns within ... More ›





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