Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

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Fall Activities in Fort Wayne

Fall is a fabulous time to visit Fort Wayne. From fall festivals to Fright Night, here are a few events that celebrate this exciting season! Kuehnert Dairy Farm The Annual Kuehnert Fall Festival runs five weekends and includes a tour of the dairy farm as well as fall games. Activities…

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Have Fun Scaring Yourself Silly at Fright Night!

Zombies and monster food and ghost stories - oh my! Fall is here and Fort Wayne's annual spooky celebration, Fright Night, is nearly upon us. Ever since its premier six years ago, Fright Night has been one of the most anticipated downtown events in the Fort, and for good reason. This family-friendly…

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Save Some Time for Saving Grace

I am thrilled with the plethora of vintage shops that are dotting Fort Wayne's landscape. A favorite of mine is Saving Grace. The shop is located close to St. Joe Hospital. The outside is just as cool as the interior. There are several steps leading into the shop. Inside, the shop is on the…

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Jefferson Pointe offers great shopping in southwest Fort Wayne

From upscale department store shopping to specialty stores, Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center has it all. Are you looking for a special outfit for a party or gift? Von Maur has a beautiful selection of upscale women’s, men’s, juniors and children’s clothes, as well as perfume, makeup, jewelry and…

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Find Treasures in Local Antique Stores

They say one man's trash is another man's treasure. Find your next treasure at one of Fort Wayne's many unique antique shops! Mercantile on Main: As the name suggests, Mercantile on Main is located at 1753 W. Main St., west of Downtown. Mercantile on Main has a variety of offerings such as…

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Downtown Walking Tour

I love to walk the streets of Downtown Fort Wayne! I enjoy the friendly faces, fabulous smells and wonderful activities. Whether the day is sunny and warm or cold and chilly, downtown Fort Wayne is a great place for a stroll. A self-guided walk of Fort Wayne will allow you to meet Fort Wayne's…

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Celebrate the return of fall at the Johnny Appleseed Festival

If you're from Fort Wayne, you know that the "official" start of fall is the Johnny Appleseed Festival. The smell of fresh popped caramel corn, the sounds of the revolutionary marching band marching through Johnny Appleseed Park, the first taste of homemade apple dumplings, and a barrage of fall…

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Painting Fun Spot offers creativity and fun

Painting Fun Spot, located at Jefferson Pointe, next to Barnes and Noble Bookstore, focuses on making memories while spreading happiness through art. Boasting the largest selection of paintable items nationwide, Painting Fun Spot makes all their plaster items in Fort Wayne and features an array of…

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Fall Fun on the Kuenhart Dairy Farm

As a young child, I often visited my uncle's dairy farm. I enjoyed feeding the baby calves and watching the cows milked. I still can feel a young calves' toungue on my hand – it's sorta like sandpaper. Now as an adult, I believe everyone young child should have an opportunity to see real cows up…

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