Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from October 2011

Posted on October 31, 2011 at 10:54:06 am by Renee M.

Fort Wayne hosts the Queen of Clean - Chonda Pierce!

Looking for a night out with the girls? Want to laugh together until you are crying? Then we have just the ticket giveaway for you. One lucky person can win a pair of tickets to see Chonda Pierce live at the Embassy this November by entering our "Queen of Clean" giveaway! Chonda was voted ... More ›

Posted on October 31, 2011 at 5:01:40 am by Lynn S.

Enjoy Hands-On Fun at Science Central!

Spark your imagination at Fort Wayne's former City Power and Light facility...otherwise known as Science Central! Inside this colorful and lively "kids palace," you will find over 30,000 sq. feet of hands-on learning. Kids go to have fun - exploring science, technology, engineering and math, ... More ›

Posted on October 29, 2011 at 3:43:46 pm by Lynn S.

Fall Festival & Ghost Tour at Fort Wayne's Old Fort

Fort Wayne's historic Fort is a historic educational center for Northeast Indiana, highlighting and specializing in the eras from the Native American Culture to the Civil War. Located over the bridge as you are going north on Spy Run Ave, the Old Fort is an attraction you won't want to miss! ... More ›

Posted on October 29, 2011 at 6:26:56 am by Jennifer H.

Showcase on Science at Mixology 101

Science Central, one of Fort Wayne’s most beloved family destinations, is hosting its fourth annual fund-raising event on Friday, November 4.

This delectable event will unearth the science of drink creation in a unique and entertaining way!

Guests will enjoy an in-depth look at the physics,

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Posted on October 28, 2011 at 10:34:43 am by Heather S.

Meet National Stars in Fort Wayne - The Four Legged Kind!

You may have heard about a dog show coming to Fort Wayne. But did you know this is the largest fall dog show in the Midwest? As such, it will be drawing top dogs from around the country to compete. This includes some of the dogs you'll see competing on TV at the Westminster Kennel Club show! ... More ›

Posted on October 27, 2011 at 10:41:34 am by Betsy P.

Dia de los Muertos / Day of the Dead

sugar skull Dia de los Muertos is one of my favorite holidays and one, which I think, should be more universally adopted. I remember learning about it in elementary school (yes, my school was that awesome – go Koala’s!) and it just struck a chord in my soul. Since then, I’ve always been aware of this ... More ›

Posted on October 27, 2011 at 6:39:38 am by Renee M.

All Aboard the 765!

October 28th is Engine 765 Day. The Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society will host a fall open house for this special event. Visitors can explore the operating 765, tour the workshop and take a caboose ride. Admission is free, caboose rides are $4. They will be open October 28 from

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Posted on October 27, 2011 at 4:54:55 am by Holly H.

Inaugural Cycling Event Takes Center Stage

You don't have to wait long for the next big Fort-4-Fitness event. On the heels of the largest turnout for the fourth annual Fort-4-Fitness Health Festival in September, which included a Half-Marathon, 10K, 4-Mile Run/Walk, Kids Marathon and Seniors Marathon -- the Spring Cycle is set to be ... More ›

Posted on October 26, 2011 at 10:09:07 am by Renee M.

Bryan Adams - The Bare Bones Tour

Bryan Adams brings his highly successful solo-acoustic concert tour to Fort Wayne with a special, intimate concert at the Embassy Theatre on November 2, at 8 p.m. Tickets are $77.75, $52.75 and $37.75 and go on sale Friday, September 30 at 10 am at Ticketmaster. The show at Embassy Theatre ... More ›

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