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Veer off the beaten path for a tour of unique Fort Wayne destinations that will add surprise and delight to your getaway!

a row of historic homes with a sidewalk running along the front

Hidden Gem Weekend

Veer off the beaten path for a tour of unique Fort Wayne destinations that will add surprise and delight to your getaway!


Night: On the west end of downtown Fort Wayne, stroll the charming West Central Neighborhood. Take in the architecture of the historic homes lining the streets before picking out a sweet treat at Brooklyn Pints Microcreamery! While in the neighborhood, discover the arts at Arena Dinner Theatre or First Presbyterian Theater.


Morning: Nestled in historic Southwood Park, just south of downtown, the Friendly Fox is a local favorite, with Saturday brunch featuring their garbage plate, handmade cinnamon rolls, and more. Pop next door to Antonuccio’s Italian Market for Italian treats and everything you need for the perfect charcuterie board.

Noon: In nearby Leo- Cedarville, eat lunch and rent kayaks at Steady Eddy’s Station, and paddle your way to the Spencerville Covered Bridge and back. Stroll the charming main street lined with boutiques, local dining, and ice cream. Later, take a five-minute drive to the Amish community of Grabill and sample a taste of yesteryear.

Night: Explore the flavors of the world right here in Fort Wayne! Try authentic Burmese and Vietnamese dishes, or enjoy the flavors of Italy, El Salvador, and beyond. Find a guide to international cuisine at

After dinner, see what’s playing on the big screen at the Cinema Center, an arthouse movie theater.


Morning: Head to the Wells Street Corridor and treat yourself to Tom’s Donuts! Live your best plant life at the Honey Plant or find your next read in the shelves of used books at Hyde Brothers.
While in the area, pick up a few sweets from the Indiana Mexican Bakery.

Noon: Register for a guided hike at LC Nature Park to celebrate the beauty of native Indiana landscape and wildlife.

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