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 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 19, 2012 at 4:02:07 am by Kayleen R.

Make Plans to Head "Down the Line"

About a decade ago, I had the rare opportunity to perform on the stage of the magnificent Embassy Theatre in downtown Fort Wayne. Don't worry, I was not a solo act. As a member of the Wells Community Theatre troupe chorus (1 of nearly 100 people), I entered the stage from the wings and looked ... More ›

Posted on February 17, 2012 at 4:02:08 am by Lynn S.

Happily Ever After at Fort Wayne Ballet's "The Sleeping Beauty"

Sleeping Beauty is a classic fairytale loved by many! This age old tale, involving a beautiful princess, enchantment, and a handsome prince has become one of America's most beloved stories of all time. Perhaps you have read this story to your children? Or maybe your grandmother read it to you ... More ›

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