Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from January 2016

Posted on January 30, 2016 at 10:00:00 am by Janine R.

A Sweet Soulful Valentine's Date Idea

Whether it be with flowers, a letter of love, or a song of soulful ballads; Valentine's Day is meant to prompt our soul to remember just how good love feels. It is not just about the romance of the day, with that special someone, but a reminder of the sweetness of life. If this at all sounds like your goal for this upcoming holiday, you may want to check out the Valentine's Day Lovers Extravaganza: featuring Musiq Soulchild. The Embassy Theater will be welcoming Musiq Soulchild to our wonderful city for the first time ever to celebrate this day of L-O-V-E!

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Posted on January 29, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Kayleen R.

Solve a Murder at Science Central

I had never associated Valentine's Day with a murder mystery, but as I read more mysteries than any other genre, that combination works for me, especially since Science Central is hosting a special event, ‘My Cold Hearted Valentine II: You'll Catch Your Death' on Valentine's Day weekend.

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Posted on January 29, 2016 at 5:00:00 am by Susan B.

A Special Valentine's Day with the Family

Do you remember listening to a recording of Peter and the Wolf in elementary school music class, and learning about how the different instruments sounded? The oboe sounded like a duck -- the bassoon was Grandfather. It was an excellent way to put an image with each instrument and its character.

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Posted on January 28, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Nancy M.

Valentine's Date at the Ballet

If you've never seen a ballet, the evening of February 13 would be a good time to change that. Fort Wayne Ballet will be presenting "Love Dance" with two separate performances at the Parkview Physicians Group Arts Lab in the Auer Center at 300 East Main.

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Fort Wayne, Indiana; the City of Churches, the City of Restaurants and the City of...Meetings? Here in Fort Wayne, we are home to world-class meeting facilities, 500 restaurants, 60 hotels and hundreds of attractions and activities that make hosting your meeting, convention, sporting event, conference or trade show in Fort Wayne an easy task.

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Posted on January 27, 2016 at 7:00:00 am by Jessa C.

A Romantic Getaway in Fort Wayne

February is the perfect time to spend a weekend away on a romantic getaway in Fort Wayne. From our many restaurants to our vibrant arts community - every weekend offers a new reason to get away together!

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Posted on January 27, 2016 at 3:00:00 am by Susan B.

Old Crown Brass Band – Winter Concert

Looking for a way to warm up a cold winter night with a little FREE entertainment?

I have just the event for you: Old Crown Brass's Winter Concert.

British Brass Band

Never heard of Old Crown Brass? Allow me to introduce them. They've been around in the Summit City since 2007 (their first concert was canceled due to the snowstorms we're prone to here), and although they're based in Fort Wayne, their approximately 30 volunteer members come from a three-state area.

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Posted on January 26, 2016 at 5:00:00 am by Emily L.

Fort Wayne Youtheatre’s Presents Ruby Bridges

Can a six-year-old girl change the way a nation thinks?  She can if she's Ruby Bridges. If you're not familiar with the story, Ruby Bridges was a little African American girl living in Tylertown, Mississippi in 1960.  She was the first African-American child to attend an all-white school in the South.

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