Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from July 2011

Posted on July 30, 2011 at 7:52:42 am by Rebecca K.

Seeking Bliss: Yoga in Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne is not only an easy drive to several major Midwestern metropolitan areas, it’s also a gateway to Nirvana. The practice of yoga is thriving in our community. Yoginis can hit the mat in a variety of locales, from the central YMCA to several private studios set in historic buildings, ... More ›

Posted on July 29, 2011 at 6:59:34 am by Lauren C.

Historic Neighborhoods Offer Charm, History

Fort Wayne is home to many historic neighborhoods, abounding with landmarks and lore. Take a leisurely stroll down these streets and you’ll find beauty in architecture and friendly neighbors. Here are a two of Fort Wayne’s most notable: West Central - It’s no coincidence that this ... More ›

Posted on July 28, 2011 at 11:00:53 am by Jan B.

Cars and Family Fun at Muddy River Run

Attention all automobile fanatics—have we got a great weekend planned for you! Friday is the kick off the 37th Annual Muddy River Run, and you are not going to want to miss out. The show’s events start off with a Kick-Off Cruise-In at the American legion Post 47 on St. Joe Rd. Then, Saturday ... More ›

Posted on July 28, 2011 at 5:55:23 am by Shelley G.

Life is Sweet at Country Kitchen SweetArt

Do you love the popular television shows Ace of Cakes, Wedding Cake Wars, Amazing Wedding Cakes, Cake Boss, or Ultimate Cake Off? Have you ever thought about baking and decorating your own cakes, candies, and other baked goods? If so, Fort Wayne is home to the perfect place to stop in for a ... More ›

Posted on July 27, 2011 at 10:53:22 am by Holly H.

Cruise-In Car Show; Motocross Top Harlan Days Festivities

Take a stroll back in time at the cruise-in classic car show at this year's annual Harlan Days Community Festival. Or hear bike engines rip and roar at the arena motocross show. The festival runs from August 4 through 6, and features events for the entire family.

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Working at the Fort Wayne Visitors Center, I get many questions (both ‘normal’ and ‘unusual’) on a daily basis. One of the less common questions has been about relocating to Fort Wayne, until recently. I’m not sure how or why there has been an increase; I just know that I have information ... More ›

Posted on July 26, 2011 at 6:23:39 am by Rebecca C.

Crazy Pinz offers Crazy Fun!

Fort Wayne’s Crazy Pinz offers a one-of-a-kind family entertainment experience everyone will be talking about! Located on the city’s northwest side, Crazy Pinz is a 50,000-sq. ft., smoke-free facility featuring bowling, indoor mini-golf, bumper cars and a multi-level “ball park.” All ages are ... More ›

Posted on July 25, 2011 at 6:19:33 am by Jan B.

Fort Wayne Museum of Art Showcases Feminine Diversity

It is a knee-jerk reaction of mine to automatically think about Mona Lisa Smile whenever the words “female” and “art” are muttered in the same sentence. Maybe it’s because of my love for Julia Roberts. Perhaps I just adore the principles of female strength and independence portrayed in that ... More ›

Posted on July 22, 2011 at 5:51:47 am by Betsy P.

Cirque du Soleil Presents Quidam in Fort Wayne

Quidam had its world premiere in Montreal under the Big Top in April 1996. Since that time, the production has toured on five continents and been experienced by millions of people. This captivating production comes to Fort Wayne, Indiana September 21-25 at our own Memorial Coliseum. The ... More ›
How far back can you trace your ancestry? Researching one’s family tree can be a daunting task, but it can be manageable (and fun!), thanks to a great public and free resource in Fort Wayne. The Allen County Public Library’s Genealogy Center is the largest public genealogy collection in the ... More ›

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