Riverfront Activities

The not-so-scary side of Fright Night

When my children were young, they dreaded the holiday traditions I thought they’d love. They hated sitting on Santa’s lap and they cried and screamed on Halloween more than the ghouls did. That’s why I'm glad that Fright Night in Fort Wayne on October 20th has plenty of kid-friendly events…

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Join in on the fun of Foodstock 2012!

The food truck craze that has swept the nation has come to Fort Wayne! Want to learn more? Mark your calendars for 6 to 10 pm October 12 at The Shiloh, 3127 Carroll Road for Foodstock 2012. This is Fort Wayne's inaugural mobile food event featuring five or more local mobile food vendors…

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Look to the Stars!

Seeing stars doesn't always mean you're dizzy. Discover what it REALLY means to "see stars" at an upcoming stargazing gathering organized by the Fort Wayne Astronomical Society. The Fort Wayne Astronomical Society exists to provide community education in astronomy and related sciences. The…

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After 5 Teen Entertainment

If your teen needs to hang out for a few hours some evening, there are plenty of options available in Fort Wayne. Better yet, many are low-cost and one is even free! 1. Game Night On the first three Wednesdays of each month teens in grades 6-12 can play Wii, X-box Kinect, Halo or Black Ops at…

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Get Your Scare on for a Good Cause!

It's that time of year for all things scary. Discover Fort Wayne's dark past through ARCH's "Murder, Mystery, Mayhem" walking tour October 6th and 20th. Here, you can hear the truth about Fort Wayne's bloody past, rife with murder, hangings and feuds. On October 6th, plan to leave from ARCH's…

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September's "Last Saturdays" goes International!

If you haven't heard about "Last Saturdays" yet, September is the month to be in the know. The Fort Wayne Cultural District has designated the last Saturday of each month as a time for downtown to come alive with a vast array of cultural entertainment options! Saturday, September 29 will…

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Play Disc Golf in Fort Wayne

Like the idea of getting out on a beautiful golf course but without the actual club swinging? You should try disc golf. It’s a fun sport that my husband has been playing for several years. Since I’m usually pushing a stroller I’m not much for actually throwing the disc, but I do like to come…

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Fort4Fitness - a Runner's Perspective

Three to four times a week, for the past 6 months, I've been hitting the road; just me, my running shoes and my iPod. Running has kick started a lifestyle change and helped me get back in shape. And it has all been to prepare for the 5th annual Fort4Fitness event, which will take place on…

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Black Dog Pub Delights

At first glance, one might think Black Dog Pub is an eatery geared only toward adults. One peek into the family room would prove otherwise. Walls are decorated as street buildings in rich, earthy colors. Children will be entertained as they count dozens of black dogs peppered around the…

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Downtown Deli Means Fresh

The Downtown Deli and Marketplace has something for everyone. Hot items, cold items, baked goods - they've got you covered! Downtown Deli and Marketplace was originally opened in August 2011, by Amy Pinckney with the help of the Health Food Shoppe. In February, 2012, Amy decided to become…

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