Riverfront Activities

Living Fort Wayne Concert Series 2015 - June

Living Fort Wayne Concert Series 2015 If you are looking for a great way to spend the evening outside, look no further! On Wednesday June 3, at 6pm at the Headwaters Park in Fort Wayne, Living Fort Wayne kicks off their annual Summer Concert Series with live performances by local musicians Secret…

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Northeast IN Playwright Festival Plays Continue

The two winning plays in the Northeast IN Playwright Festival continue their run at the Fort Wayne Civic Theatre through June 7. The one-act plays, "Is This Seat Taken?" and "Touch & Go," were written by Fort Wayne residents Bob Alhersmeyer and myself, respectively, and are presented…

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Check Out Fortezza Coffee on Calhoun

Fortezza Coffee has been downtown Fort Wayne for nearly a year, and it's been one of the highlights for the city's coffee lovers like me! I'm a self-proclaimed coffee addict, but really, getting a good cup of joe is all about the experience; fun, soothing and unique café atmospheres add to my coffee…

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Native Tree Walk at Purdue University Fort Wayne

Smell the fresh, spring air? How about taking a stroll to see some of Indiana's best native plant species, up close and personal? You don't have to head to the outskirts of town - just drive to Purdue University, Fort Wayne (PFW) (2101 E. Coliseum Blvd.) and head for Parking Lot 10. The walk…

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Rock the Plaza at ACPL Offers Free Saturday Entertainment

Rock the Plaza is a free concert at the Allen County Public Library’s downtown branch every Saturday throughout the summer. The first time I went to Rock the Plaza, I realized what a great venue the downtown public library has for outdoor concerts. The plaza works well for bands with its open…

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Fort Wayne's Hidden Gems

Fort Wayne has some awesome hidden gems when it comes to restaurants. If you're looking for something unique and want to immerse yourself in the culture of the food itself then check out these fabulous dining spots: Seoul Garden Having lived in South Korea for a few years I became a bit of a…

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Venture Lindenwood Nature Preserve

Between work, activities and home, life gets busy. Sometimes you would love to escape the city without going too far! If this is the case for you, I have the perfect solution, and you don't even have go outside city limits. Minutes from downtown is Lindenwood Nature Preserve. Operated by Fort Wayne…

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Raising the Bar (145°)

Whenever a business closes - a restaurant, a store at the mall - I mourn it (sometimes briefly, sometimes longer) then almost immediately start to wonder what's going to replace it. Building permits and construction signs and blocked out storefronts are usually the first signs that something new…

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