Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Win tickets to "Fiddler on the Roof" at the Embassy!

The Broadway at the Embassy series is just starting up its new season with a show-stopper. Fiddler on the Roof is based on the life of a farmer named Tevye from a small Russian village in the 1930s era. Hardly an exciting setting for a heartwarming musical. Yet from the moment we meet Tevye…

Read More

"Don't Stop Believin'" in Good Music!

I am a part of the MTV generation. What does that mean exactly? It means I’m one of those people who complains that MTV doesn’t play videos anymore. Yes, young people, we are legion in our nostalgia, and no, we will never stop complaining about it. At least I won’t. So what prompted this tiny…

Read More

Get Inspired at the Taste of Home Cooking School!

Does cooking seem like a daunting task? Fear not, my friend, there is hope! The Taste of Home Cooking School may be an option. The Grand Wayne Center will host this event, held Nov. 13 at 7 pm. (Doors open at 4 pm.) So, what can visitors expect? At a Taste of Home Cooking School show, you’ll…

Read More

Na Na Na Na Na Na Na...Batman Live!

I’d like to tell you the story of a little kid who was too smart for his own good. (Spoiler alert: If you’ve read any of my previous posts, I’m sure you can guess that that kid was me.) In 1981, Glenbrook Mall was undergoing some major changes, including the addition of new anchor store…

Read More

Family-Focused Halloween After Party is "Numero One!"

Please join us as The Final Hurrahs (the official band of The Good Ones Clothing Co.) celebrate the release of their debut album, *Numéro One*! This family-friendly, all-ages show is a Halloween after-party, so bring your kids in their costumes—this is one more chance for them to get dressed…

Read More

Mixology 201: The Science of Cocktails

An upcoming event combines four of my favorite things: science, cocktails, food and fundraising. On November 2, Science Central will host Mixology 201: The Science of Cocktails, a fundraiser featuring award-winning mixologists from around the country, scientific food demonstrations, and…

Read More

Food for Thought: An Indiana Harvest

Food is one of the few things that we all have in common. Whether food is your job, hobby, passion, or just sustenance, it is something we all can appreciate. It is something important to everyone. So, when Indiana Humanities set out to find a topic that could spark conversation about life…

Read More

Tea Time At Sweet Violets

In the center of Fort Wayne lies a quaint little tea place known as Sweet Violets. Located in a classical Queen Anne style home built in 1886, you can still find the original stain glass windows with a box-bay window in the stair landing. When I walked in, I received a warm greeting from the…

Read More

El Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) at FWMoA

Celebrate el Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art! El Dia de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) October 20 - November 4 Fort Wayne Museum of Art 311 Main Street (260) 422-6467 Visitors will enjoy this special exhibit featuring Mexican altars to honor the souls of…

Read More