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Posts from March 2013

celticwoman Enchanting audiences with their angelic voices and powerful performances, Celtic Woman has become a world renowned powerhouse. Since their 2005 American debut, this unique, all-female ensemble has gone on to tour all over the world and achieved an amazing level of success. At this time they ... More ›

Posted on March 29, 2013 at 10:00:48 am by Lauren C.

Get Creative at TekVenture Chain Reaction Challenge

Where do imagination, technology, and community intersect? At TekVenture Chain Reaction Challenge, of course! The TekVenture Chain Reaction Challenge, held April 20 at the Downtown Library, is an introduction to TekVenture, a community-built, public art & technology laboratory. These creative contraptions bring out the inventor in all of us! People of all ... More ›

Posted on March 28, 2013 at 9:43:29 am by Kayleen R.

Relive Downton Abbey in Fort Wayne!

Wow! Writing about Downton Abbey is so much fun after seeing Season 3 in its entirety yesterday on PBS! Yes, 10 hours. I don't care that it took the whole day. What, you’re not a Downton Abbey fan? You’ve never heard of the PBS phenomenon that has taken the world by storm? Let me explain what ... More ›
Get ready to let your hair down and take your shoes off. The artist known for his laid-back, summertime-loving anthems returns to Fort Wayne, Indiana once again this spring. The one and only country music star -- Kenny Chesney. Chesney brings his "No Shoes Nation Tour" to the Allen County War ... More ›

Posted on March 26, 2013 at 10:00:30 am by Holly H.

Follow Visit Fort Wayne on Pinterest for Local Flair

Pinterest isn't just for crafters and cooks.

If you haven't joined in the fun on this social media website yet -- you are missing out! Pinterest allows users to save images and hyperlinks to favorite websites, products, locations and images of all kinds. If you can find it on the web... you ... More ›

Posted on March 26, 2013 at 5:00:00 am by Katie R.

Explore Downtown Fort Wayne at Last Saturdays

If you’ve never ventured downtown for Last Saturdays, here is a great chance for you to support local Fort Wayne businesses, explore the Cultural District of Downtown Fort Wayne, and have a little fun with the whole family!

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The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo has hosted countless visitors, but last fall they hosted a very special one - National Geographic photographer Joel Sartore. Photographer Satore visited the zoo to photograph some of their most unusual species for his Photo Ark project. Sartore's main goal was to photograph ... More ›

Posted on March 22, 2013 at 10:00:00 am by Michelle M.

Take a Driving Tour of Fort Wayne

Whether you’re considering relocating to Fort Wayne, or you’re visiting and want to get to know the city a little better, a driving tour can be a great way to see all of our great city. We’ve put together a Fort Wayne drive-about guide to seeing the sites through your windshield.  

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Butterflies are magical. Now imagine seeing them up and close! You can experience the beauty of this species firsthand at the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory. A recurring exhibit, this time guests can enjoy the butterflies, along with the music of Africa. howy butterfly specimens

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Posted on March 19, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Kristen G.

Journey through Generations at FGS 2013

By Tina Lyons, FGS 2013 Publicity Chair Genealogists love visiting Fort Wayne. The Allen County Public Library’s Genealogy Center is home to the second largest genealogy collection in the United States. A trip to Fort Wayne can help genealogists find their ancestors in Indiana, across the

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