Riverfront Activities

Eagle Marsh - Fall Program Guide

Eagle Marsh, a part of the Little River Wetlands Project, is a 716-acre wetland preserve located on the southwest border of Fort Wayne. Eight miles of trails allow hikers to access the preserve’s varied habitats of shallow-water wetland,with almost 200 kinds of birds and numerous other wild…

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Country Fest '14 brings exciting headliners

This year's Country Fest is stacked with talented musicians guaranteed to please. The seventh annual K105 Country Fest will take place on Saturday, September 20. Doors will open at 1:00 pm and the first singer will take the stage at 3:00 pm. For the second year in a row, Parkview Field in the…

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Oakwood Resort in Syracuse delights

As wonderful a place like Fort Wayne is to live and visit, there will be times when you want to go someplace special with your family or friends just for a change of scenery, perhaps at “the lake.” One of my favorite places over the last 4-plus decades has been to the Oakwood Resort in…

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Mark Your Calendars for the 2014 Johnny Appleseed Festival!

A child clasping a bunch of dried corn husks, a glitter of sunlight on antique glass and the mouthwatering sight of dozens of Dutch ovens bubbling away over open fires – this must be the Johnny Appleseed Festival. It’s on September 20 and 21, this year. Women in long, calico dresses, men in…

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Maker Faire provides a different perspective on STEM

It's not every day kids are encouraged to ditch their screens in exchange for a few hours of unbridled creativity and exploration. Maker Faire, an annual festival which encourages families to MAKE, create, learn, invent, CRAFT, recycle, think, play and be inspired by celebrating arts, crafts…

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Hideout 125's speakeasy theme, menu impresses

My boyfriend and I are always looking to check out new and interesting restaurants/bars in Fort Wayne. On a recent Saturday we were pleasantly surprised by our visit to Hideout 125. This place can be best described as a modern speakeasy, although you wouldn't know it from the exterior. The building…

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Katie’s Kountry Korner – a sweet little place to stop

Look at all the flowers! This was my first thought when we entered the long driveway to the tidy country store located on 13312 Schwartz Road, Grabill, Indiana, 46741. The perfectly trimmed grass and white fences make you curious to see just what an Amish country store has to offer. Large…

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Ride Green Ft. Wayne Pub Tour

Often when I find myself in a new area I like to get a bit of “ground time”. Going on a walk, run, or bike ride is a wonderful, sensual experience for getting in touch with what a city, town, or countryside has to offer. A little quality time in nature or a quick pit stop in a new restaurant…

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#FWChalked Chalk Wall

"Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behavior." Artlink and Love, Fort Wayne are indeed following Gandhi's advice and think nothing but positive thoughts in the hopes they will lead to a more loving city…

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