Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Arts and Entertainment

Posted on October 17, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Do You Believe in the Embassy Theatre Ghost?

Every town has its folklore. Fort Wayne is no exception, and we’re celebrated for ghost stories. What else would you expect from a city that hosts an annual Fright Night and Zombie Walk? One famous spirit that may or may not haunt our downtown scene is affectionately called “The Embassy Ghost.”

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Posted on September 25, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

An Inside Look at Heartland Sings’ 21st Season

Heartland Sings, Fort Wayne’s very own vocal arts company is ready to start its 21st season lineup. As an insider (I’m the company’s full-time soprano), I’m already way too excited to keep the secret! Here’s some of what lies in store for our next season of song.

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Posted on September 20, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

A College Visit in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Autumn is in the air! That means it’s time for students at Fort Wayne colleges at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne, the University of Saint Francis, and Indiana Tech to get back to the classrooms and hit the books. With nearly 24,800 students enrolled at the three universities, scholars from coast to coast choose to study in Fort Wayne. 

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Posted on September 18, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

Savvy Seniors - Things to Do and Know in Fort Wayne

Today’s seniors are more active than ever – and living longer – according to a recent study by the National Institute on Aging. In addition, the number of Americans in their sixties and older are in better health than ever before, researchers reported.

And fortunately, for seniors visiting Fort Wayne, there’s plenty to see and do!

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Posted on September 11, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

What to Expect at the 2nd Annual Middle Waves Music Festival

Middle Waves Music Festival is a two-day event that celebrates music, dance, culture, food, art, and all things creative. This Fort Wayne, Indiana festival is built around a combination of free and ticketed concerts on three stages in downtown Headwaters Park. The fun happens during the weekend of September 15 & 16 and there’s something for everyone.

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Posted on September 01, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Emma D.

Middle Waves Music Festival - New in 2017

Last year, our patrons told us that the inaugural Middle Waves Music Festival was one of the best weekends in Fort Wayne’s recent, collective memory. 

This September 15 and 16th, we’re back and—we believe—bigger and better than ever! 

Here’s how, and why—

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Posted on August 25, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

Celebrating the Arts in Fort Wayne this August/September

August may be almost over, but never fear! There’s plenty of artsy summer fun left, and fall has a lot in store as well. As a performing artist living in Fort Wayne, here’s what I’m most excited about hearing and seeing in the next few months.

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Posted on August 21, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Late Summer Activities in Fort Wayne

As summer is coming to an end, there is still plenty of time to get out and enjoy the beautiful weather and some of Fort Wayne’s greatest end-of-summer fun!

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