Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from May 2016

Posted on May 27, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Janine R.

Not Your Mother's Taco

Ignore the fact that Cinco Di Mayo falls on a Taco Tuesday or that tacos are so great they have their own day. Let's just talk about how the average child living in a western culture home has never been exposed to a "real taco".

I can personally attest to this, many children grow up watching

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Posted on May 23, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Nancy M.

Did you Know this about Fort Wayne? Part 2

In the next edition of Fort Wayne facts, we delve into an author who once called Fort Wayne home, and you can learn more about the growth of Fort Wayne! If you missed the first part of the series, discover more about Fort Wayne's history here.

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Posted on May 20, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Susan B.

Celebrate 35 Years of Fort Wayne's Germanfest

In the mood for a little Essen, Trinken, and Gemutlicheit? You'll find it at Germanfest, celebrating its 35th year June 5-12 in Fort Wayne.

Headwaters Park and Beyond

Germanfest is centered around Headwaters Park, where you'll find the festival pavilion and bier tent. This is where you can

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Posted on May 18, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get out and about this June in Fort Wayne!

Fort Wayne really comes alive in the summer. There are plenty of activities sure to appeal to a wide variety of interests and ages. Here are a few to add to your "must do" list:

Germanfest Lunch on the Plaza Logo TinCaps Baseball Game
Lunch on the Plaza: Catch food trucks and great local music acts downtown at Freimann Square 11:30 p.m. -
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Posted on May 17, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Kayleen R.

Celebrate Memorial Day in Fort Wayne!

Enjoy Memorial Day in Fort Wayne with some of these fun activities. Plan an afternoon out or make it a full day of fun with the family. Plan your weekend by browsing the Visit Fort Wayne Trip Ideas!

Saturday, May 28

Farmers Market


YLNI Farmers Market - Previously called the Barr Street Market. This

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Posted on May 16, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Emily L.

Great Bike Paths in Fort Wayne

Riding my bike through the back of Eagle Marsh, across a wooden bridge and spying a Great Egret fishing reminds me of how crucial it is to get out of my car more. That's why I'm excited about National Bike Month. It's such a win-win. Good for your health, good for the environment's health.

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Posted on May 14, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Molly M.

Free Concerts and Movies at the Foellinger Theatre

The Foellinger Theatre, located at 3411 Sherman Blvd, opened in 1949 as the first outdoor theatre in Fort Wayne for residents to enjoy performances on beautiful summer days and evenings. It was renovated in 1976 to the theatre that we know and love today. 

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