Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from June 2013

Salomon_040 With the bountiful harvests in full bloom this summer, there's no better place to find fresh produce than local farmers markets. There are so many reasons to shop farmers markets; you'll be supporting our local economy, meeting the actual growers, and learning new things about fresh produce ... More ›

Posted on June 27, 2013 at 5:00:22 am by Mike F.

Hey Stoopid, It's Alice Cooper! And you can WIN TICKETS!

alice It's funny how people of different generations identify artists with decades-spanning careers. Now I don't necessarily mean musically – artists like Madonna and U2 are naturally going to evolve over time, and some people will choose “Borderline” over “Vogue” over “Ray of Light,” or “New ... More ›

Posted on June 26, 2013 at 10:00:31 pm by Deb G.

Chihuly at FWMoA

Working at the Children's Museum of Indianapolis holds many memories and unforgettable experiences for me. One of the most exciting was when the massive display of blown glass by artist Dale Chihuly was assembled in 2005. It is now a colorful, central piece of the museum itself, beginning on

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Posted on June 26, 2013 at 9:00:56 am by Molly Z.

Take a Tee Shot for Hotel Fitness Championship

Are you ready to take your shot for the Hotel Fitness Championship? With a fun new interactive promotion, you too can be a part of one of the final events for players to earn PGA cards. The Hotel Fitness Championship is at Sycamore Golf Course in Fort Wayne from August 26-September 1 and is ... More ›

Posted on June 26, 2013 at 5:00:00 am by Molly Z.

Free Philharmonic Summer Concerts

PrintSummer is heating up for the Fort Wayne Philharmonic. The Phil will perform four unique summer concerts at the Foellinger Theatre in Fort Wayne, as well as several others in surrounding counties.

All performances are free thanks to the support of a generous donor, but you do need a general

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Posted on June 25, 2013 at 8:09:36 am by Molly Z.

Hot Summer. Cool City: TinCaps and Parkview Field

This post is part of our Hot Summer. Cool City. series, where you can discover great family getaways and even WIN a getaway for your family in our Fort Wayne Photo Contest. Learn more here. facebook highlighted post Hot Summer. Cool City. at the Fort Wayne Childrens Zoo
There's no better place to find hot activities and cool fun than Parkview Field. Whether you’re ... More ›

Posted on June 24, 2013 at 10:02:14 am by Michelle M.

Somebody Get Me a Drink!

Finding the perfect cocktail can be as challenging as finding the perfect partner. Everyone has his or her own unqiue taste and desires. Some like strong, bold, and flavorful while others look for smooth, soothing, and easy to sip slowly. Regardless your taste (in drinks that is) Fort Wayne ... More ›

Posted on June 23, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Molly Z.

A Visit to the Baer Field Heritage Air Park

I recently spoke with Master Sergeant Darin Hubble, Public Affairs Superintendent, at the Baer Field Heritage Air Park.  Hubble gave me a tour and explained some of the Air Park and base’s history.

The space where the Air Park is today used to be a parking lot, which had its own maintenance and cleaning costs to the 122nd Fighter Wing.

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