Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from May 2012

Posted on May 30, 2012 at 10:39:10 am by Kayleen R.

Fort Wayne International Airport Rental Cars

Visitors to Fort Wayne International Airport have a plethora of car rental companies available. Pick a car, grab a map (or access our mobile website on your smartphone) and hit the road! Avis Reservations: 800.831.2847 Office: 260.747.2471 6:30a-12a Monday-Friday 8a-12a Saturday & Sunday ... More ›

Posted on May 30, 2012 at 6:15:50 am by Ali D.

Comedian Kevin Hart Comes to Fort Wayne

Looking for a way to kick off the summer? How about a night out filled with fun and lots of laughter? Comedian Kevin Hart is coming to the Fort Wayne Embassy on June 7th for not one, but two shows at 7 and 10 pm. AND YOU CAN WIN TICKETS BY REGISTERING ONLINE!

Hart is currently on his Let Me

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Posted on May 29, 2012 at 10:21:36 am by Lauren C.

Think Fresh at Paula's

Visitors looking for both atmosphere and quality food need not look beyond Paula's on Main, located just west of downtown in the Nebraska neighborhood. Fort Wayne may be miles away from the ocean, but that doesn't mean you won't find options for fresh seafood. This two-story restaurant is ... More ›

Posted on May 28, 2012 at 9:51:14 am by Renee M.

Have an hour? Make the most of it!

A regular question that we receive in the Visitors Center is from people who have about an hour in downtown Fort Wayne before they have to leave town and want to make the most of it. Here are a few ideas to help you squeeze in every minute of fun that you can! Outdoor Recreation Parkview ... More ›

Posted on May 27, 2012 at 5:23:50 am by Holly H.

New Haven Canal Days Festival

New Haven Indiana's annual Canal Days Festival provides plenty of family fun and entertainment, with a small city feel. This neighboring city to Fort Wayne packs a big punch when it comes to summer fun. Often described as a "front-porch" community, more than 14,000 people call New Haven home.
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Posted on May 26, 2012 at 5:18:59 am by Megan A.


Do you have a Pug? Or are you a Pug or dog lover?

If so, you do not want to miss Fort Wayne PUGfest on June 2 at the Memorial Coliseum!

Kentuckiana Pug Rescue hosts and participates in many events throughout the year to help promote awareness of the need for rescue, giving people in the

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Did you know that Colonel Sanders of KFC fame was from Indiana? So, was that Southern drawl he used in TV commercials just a show? Guess we’ll find out that nugget of information and others about some of the Hoosier state’s most notorious sons at the Fort Wayne showing of Michael Martone’s ... More ›

Posted on May 23, 2012 at 10:00:00 am by Renee M.

Keeping Fort Wayne Energized: Downtown Coffee Shops

Whether you are in town for a convention at the Grand Wayne Center, discovering your roots at the Allen County Public Library or if you are a leisure traveler enjoying some time away; you still need a good cup o’ joe to get your morning started!

While locating all the coffee and breakfast

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Posted on May 22, 2012 at 10:39:48 am by Lauren C.

Brava's is "Top Dog"

It doesn't get more American than this! Brava's Food Inc. serves up hot dogs from a mobile unit. The locally-owned business is now in its second year and is gaining notoriety for its street-vendor fare. So, what is the "fare?" Brava's features all-beef hot dogs, with toppings like fresh ... More ›

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