Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from October 2015

Everything about fall in Fort Wayne makes me giddy with excitement - the bright red parade of trees on Clinton Street downtown, the exciting fall decorations at the Botanical Conservatory and the Community Center, and - more recently - Fright Night!


The Fort Wayne Museum of Art

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Posted on October 28, 2015 at 6:00:00 am by Jessa C.

The Day of the Dead at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art

Halloween and fall fun are typically associated with candy, costumes, and chilling fun. But this year, visitors to Fort Wayne can also take part in another celebration, with the Fort Wayne Museum of Art's Day of the Dead exhibit and celebration. From October 29 to November 8, the museum will

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Posted on October 22, 2015 at 6:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Riverfront Scavenger Hunt

Fort Wayne's great riverfront covers 310 acres of land and 2.6 miles of river that can be explored by walking along the trails or kayaking down the river. From now through November 15, visitors can both experience the riverfront and be entered to win a prize from Riverfront Fort Wayne.

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Posted on October 19, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Amanda R.

Every Time is a Delicious Time at Fresh Thyme!

Fort Wayne has jumped on board over the past few years with the nation’s reawakening to the power and goodness of wholesome and organic foods. We are fortunate to have farmers markets year round in our city, as well as stores like The Fresh Market, Earth Fare, and Three Rivers Natural

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Posted on October 16, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Amanda R.

Banh Mi Barista is a Tasty Delight!

Banh mi is a Vietnamese snack that consists of a baguette filled with meats, vegetables and spices. Banh Mi Barista is a well-known Vietnamese restaurant that consists of a variety of savory meat and vegetarian noodle specials, sandwiches, and hot and cold drinks. It’s also my newest favorite ... More ›

If you're from New York or Chicago you might think your cities rule when it comes to pizza joints. But I'm here to burst your bubble. Fort Wayne has a few pizza places that give these cities a run for their money! The best part is the variety. Whether you like deep dish, thin crust--or

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Posted on October 13, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Holley T.

McMillen home to largest indoor playground

Last fall Fort Wayne became home to the largest indoor playground in the region, Kid's Korner. The new facility at McMillen Park Community Center is 2,500 square feet of accessible playground. The theme of Kid's Korner, "Imagination in Motion," encourages social interaction, cooperative and

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Posted on October 12, 2015 at 10:00:00 am by Amanda R.

An Out-of-this-world Dining Experience Awaits You at Cosmos!

Fort Wayne has a plethora of pancake houses and hometown diners, but Cosmos is one-of-a-kind and, as some locals would say, beats them all! I was honestly very impressed with the décor when I entered Cosmos for the first time. The spacious dining area was modern but still had a homey feeling.

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