Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from February 2012

Posted on February 29, 2012 at 4:28:34 am by Megan A.

Discover Treasure! at Science Central

Do you know what treasure is? Is it a treasure chest buried on an island years ago by pirates? Is it long lost gold in the bottom of a sunken ship? Or could it even be found in your own house? Come check out Science Central’s current traveling gallery exhibit Treasure!, where the whole family ... More ›

Posted on February 28, 2012 at 4:14:34 am by Lauren C.

Go Natural at Fort Wayne's Health Food Stores

Fort Wayne visitors seeking options for organic and natural food, beauty and other goods are in luck. Fort Wayne boasts two amazing health food stores: 3 Rivers Natural Grocery: 3 Rivers Natural Grocery is a co-op, meaning in the loosest sense, it is a voluntary organization composed of a ... More ›

Posted on February 27, 2012 at 4:00:00 am by Holly H.

Local Italian Dining at the Heart of Toscani Pizzeria

2017 Update: Toscani is Permanently Closed.

Toscani Pizzeria provides casual dining with top-notch local taste. Enjoy most entrees here for under $10 each at this authentic Italian restaurant. This pizzeria is a favorite stop for locals -- so don't miss it during your next visit to Fort

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Posted on February 24, 2012 at 4:09:42 am by Kayleen R.

Plan a Visit to the Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum

I’m sorry to say I’ve worked in Fort Wayne for many years and only recently visited the Fort Wayne Firefighters Museum. I have no excuse for my lax behavior as the museum is conveniently located next to the downtown branch of the Allen County Public Library and the Grand Wayne Convention ... More ›

Posted on February 23, 2012 at 11:20:35 am by Kayleen R.

Casting Crowns comes to Fort Wayne's Memorial Coliseum

One of Christian music’s top groups, Casting Crowns, will perform in concert at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne on Thursday, March 1, at 7:00 p.m. The concert is part of the band’s national concert tour, titled the "Come To The Well". The title reflects the band’s newest ... More ›

Posted on February 23, 2012 at 4:24:55 am by Holly H.

Ice Skating Options in the Fort

Embrace the chill of the winter season and venture out ice skating at one of several area locales. Perhaps most well-known is Fort Wayne's own outdoors Headwaters Park Ice Skating Rink. This cozy arena is located just north of downtown and provides a quiet spot for families, couples and ... More ›

Posted on February 22, 2012 at 4:56:20 am by Lauren C.

Cafe Serves Up Charm, Gourmet Food

Visitors seeking a lunch in Fort Wayne in a charming atmosphere need not look any further than Honey on the Table. This cafe/market/bakery opened in December 2011 and has pleased the taste buds of many a guest. Internationally trained chefs bring their cuisine expertise to the Fort Wayne ... More ›

Posted on February 21, 2012 at 4:08:09 pm by Kayleen R.

Win Tickets to see Steamboat Bill, Jr. at The Embassy Theatre!

Many people consider Buster Keaton one of the American theater’s greatest silent film actors. Born in 1895 to a pair of medicine show performers who named their son Joseph Frank Keaton, the baby received his nickname ‘Buster’ from family friend and escape artist Harry Houdini. Following a ... More ›

Posted on February 21, 2012 at 4:45:51 am by Holly H.

Dash-In Offers Endless Dining Options

When it comes to downtown dining options the Dash-In has it all. From breakfast and lunch, to dinner, specialty coffee or a drink at the bar -- the "Dash" (as it's known by locals) will suit your every need. Specialties here include a variety of homemade grilled cheese sandwiches, luscious ... More ›

Posted on February 20, 2012 at 4:18:05 am by Lauren C.

Discover What 46807 Has to Offer!

Southwest Fort Wayne, home to the 46807 zip code, is known for its historic charm. Spend an afternoon (or whole day) patronizing local business, ranging from cafes to antique stories. Here are a few options: Foster Park: Although not a business, this 225-acre park is worth a trip. Located in ... More ›

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