Riverfront Activities

Go Back in time at the Fort Wayne Historical Trade Fair!

Travel back to the 1700 – 1890s at the Fort Wayne Historical Trade Fair: Saturday and Sunday, February 9 – 10. From demonstrations and reenactments to original items and crafts, you’ll have the chance to experience what it was like to live during this time historic era…

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Fort Food Nerd: The Koto Experience

Okay, okay. I’m biased. I love Japanese food, so the task of treating myself to a dinner of sushi and hibachi grilled awesomeness is pretty sweet. But I’m a professional, and I am committed to relaying my experiences at Koto Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi to you, the loyal Visit Fort Wayne…

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True Smoked Flavor at the Blue Stack Smokehouse

For weeks, I kept seeing all these "likes" on Facebook for a place called Blue Stack Smokehouse . I had no idea what it was until my husband came home and preceded to tell me this story about a guy he knows and how he’s going to open this restaurant where he smokes all of his own meats. I knew…

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VIDEO: Headwaters Park Ice Rink (Open through March 3rd!)

Growing up in northern Minnesota, it was only natural to skate or play hockey on a pond or an outdoor rink. When I found out ten years ago that Fort Wayne was opening an outdoor rink at Headwaters Park, I couldn't wait to try it out! On a Sunday in January I wanted to give my 2 year old…

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Matchbox Twenty Live in Fort Wayne (and you can win tickets!)

As I started to write this post, I realized something – I’m really bad at identifying music by year. You want artists or song titles or album titles? No problem. But I’m almost always off on the release date. I can usually give you a range of a year or two (the newer the music, the narrower…

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Think outside of the art box at Wunderkammer

Wunderkammer Co . is not your typical art gallery, for several reasons. It all starts with a former restaurant building on Fort Wayne's south side, when Casa D'Angelo, an Italian restaurant and staple of the neighborhood, shut its doors a few years ago. Local artist Dan Swartz purchased the…

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Fort Wayne Fringe: a Show-and-Tell for Artists

The Summit City is teeming with artistic talent, but it’s not always in front of people’s eyes. Come see for yourself at The Fringe Festival, Jan. 31-Feb. 3. at the Wunderkammer Co., 3402 Fairfield Ave. In general, The Fringe is a showcase for the performing arts, particularly theatre and…

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Shop a few of Fort Wayne’s Historical Shops

Looking for a unique shopping (or browsing) experience? A few local spots offer great shopping, with a touch of history on the side! Pio Market on State St - 1225 East State Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN 46805 Phone: (260) 484-5414 When you walk into the Pio Market II, it’s as if you are…

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