Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from April 2012

Posted on April 30, 2012 at 10:05:08 am by Kayleen R.

Sam Adams Brewhouse and Seattle's Best Coffee Shop

As friendly as the Fort Wayne International Airport has been, it has recently been made more welcoming with the opening of the Sam Adams Brewhouse and Seattle's Best Coffee. The new restaurant and coffee shop are located side by side on the main floor of the terminal, straddling the ... More ›

Posted on April 30, 2012 at 5:46:29 am by Lauren C.

History, Culture Intersect at Miami Indian Heritage Days

Experience an important part of Fort Wayne's Native American heritage through Miami Indian Heritage Days. This cultural celebration kicks off Saturday, May 5 at the Chief Richardville House, 5705 Bluffton Road, Fort Wayne. Sponsored by the History Center, Miami Indian Heritage Days programs ... More ›

Posted on April 29, 2012 at 5:59:43 am by Lauren C.

Sol Fest: Fun for the Whole Family

Here comes the sun! Catch some rays for a good cause at Sol Fest May 5-6. Sol Fest is a two-day music festival at Fox Island County Park usually held the first weekend of May each year. It is a celebration of the Sun (solstice)! The event began as an anniversary celebration of 25 years of ... More ›

Posted on April 28, 2012 at 12:52:11 pm by Kayleen R.

Settlers' Annual Plant Sale and Open House

If you’re not looking, you may miss it. The Swinney Homestead sits high on a hill back off the road to the left as you head west along West Jefferson Blvd. I can imagine people who lived there centuries ago being surrounded by brush, trees, pastures, and no neighbors. Surely it would have ... More ›

Posted on April 28, 2012 at 5:49:53 am by Holly H.

Register Now for Early Bird Rate for Fort-4-Fitness Races

Beat the rush and secure your spot to run 13.1 at Fort Wayne's own annual Fort-4-Fitness half-marathon this fall by registering early TODAY. The 5th annual event takes place September 28 and 29, with the race finishing inside Parkview Field, the home of Fort Wayne’s own minor league baseball ... More ›

Posted on April 26, 2012 at 10:47:32 am by Lauren C.

C2G: More Than Just a Music Hall

Come2Go(C2G) is a different kind of music venue in Fort Wayne. The music hall is located at 323 W. Baker St. in downtown Fort Wayne. The concept for the all-ages venue grew out of a desire for musical expression and has grown from a small number of music lovers into a dynamic Christian ... More ›

Posted on April 26, 2012 at 5:41:10 am by Lauren C.

Get Artsy at Last Saturdays

Got art? You can get your fill at a new series of events known as Last Saturdays, on April 28th. Last Saturdays take place on the last Saturday of every month (hence the name), and are a comprehensive approach to attract visitors downtown to experience the diverse social, arts, and cultural ... More ›

Posted on April 25, 2012 at 4:35:25 pm by Mike F.

Warning! Mass Chaos is Coming!

Live music can always be surprising, especially when you’re seeing a band for the first time. And so it was when I saw Godsmack open for Metallica in 2004. I was certainly familiar with the band, whose hits include “Voodoo,” “Straight Out of Line,” and “I Stand Alone,” but didn’t know what to ... More ›

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