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Posted on September 29, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

Fright Night Fort Wayne 2017 - Zombie Walk

You never know what's going to happen when you take a walk on the wild side. Especially when limping alongside the undead.

I took a leap two years ago and ventured ten miles into Fort Wayne to participate in the annual Zombie Walk with my sister and daughter, who like me, live in Churubusco;

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Posted on April 05, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Easter Brunch in Fort Wayne

Easter is a time for celebrating and gathering with family and friends. Breaking bread together is an important part of any special occasion, and Fort Wayne has you covered. Many of our restaurants roll out the red carpet on Easter Sunday and offer special brunch menus. So, before the annual egg hunt, consider fueling up and enjoying quality time at one of these restaurants.

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Posted on November 14, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Fort Wayne Holiday Shopping Guide

Fort Wayne is a fun place to visit during the holidays. With Night of Lights kicking things off the night before Thanksgiving, along with the Fantasy of Lights at Franke Park, The Festival of Gingerbread at the History Center, and the Festival of Trees at the Embassy Theatre, there is so much to see and do. But in the back of everyone’s mind at this time of year is holiday shopping. You likely have lists upon lists of items to get for family and friends.​

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Posted on November 13, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Sarah D.

Enjoy Fort Wayne's Riverfront in the Fall

As a break from all of our great holiday events coming up in Fort Wayne, learn about how you can experience Fort Wayne's three rivers right now! If you're on a trip or planning a visit to Fort Wayne soon, here are a few ways you can enjoy Fort Wayne's riverfront! 

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Posted on September 09, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Enjoy a Fun Night Out at The Sidecar

The Sidecar is a relatively new dining option in downtown Fort Wayne. Think of it as the live-in sister location to Wine Down Tasting & Tapas. It’s a great spot for appetizers and drinks and has plenty of local charm thanks to its location. I brought two friends along for a girls night out and here are the features we liked the best:

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Posted on June 20, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Top Five Three Rivers Festival Events

Summertime in Fort Wayne means festival after festival, from Kickstart kicking us off in May through Johnny Appleseed Festival wrapping it up in the fall. Right smack dab in the middle of summer is our city’s largest festival, The Three Rivers Festival. Now in its 48th season, this year’s Festival theme is Indiana’s Bicentennial: Celebrate History- Ignite the Future. There are so many exciting events planned, from the parade on Saturday morning to the fireworks to cap it all off, it can be hard to decide what to do. To help you, here are my top five Festival events.

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Posted on June 10, 2016 at 1:00:00 pm by Kayleen R.

Greek Fest 2016

Young Greek dancers swayed and shouted encouragement to each other as they stepped through intricate Greek line dances in unison. Holding hands, sometimes up, sometimes down, they tapped their toes which of course, made mine tap too!

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Posted on April 13, 2016 at 4:00:00 am by Molly M.

The Perfect Spring Weekend in Fort Wayne

The weather is getting warmer, the sun is shining more, and we are all getting the itch to get out and enjoy it! Are you looking to take a weekend trip? Fort Wayne is just the place to get out and shake off your winter hibernation! Here is my take on how to spend a perfect spring weekend in Fort Wayne.

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