Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from November 2012

Posted on November 30, 2012 at 9:00:00 am by Heather S.

Best Places to Host a Birthday Party in Fort Wayne

Do you need ideas for your child's next party? Not interested in hosting all their friends at your house? Good news! There are plenty of great locations around Fort Wayne for you to celebrate your child's next birthday.

Check out the most recent take on best places for Birthday Parties in Fort Wayne!

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Posted on November 28, 2012 at 9:00:19 am by Heather S.

Geocaching Through Fort Wayne: What is it?

Growing up a fan of "Choose Your Own Adventure" books, I was intrigued to learn about "geocaching," a choose-your-own-adventure meets treasuring hunting activity. According to the official global website for this activity, there are over 1.933 million active geocaches and over 5 million ... More ›

Posted on November 27, 2012 at 9:00:43 am by Heather Q.

"Freedom Riders and Bus Boycotters" Exhibit Roll Into Town!

This November, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art launched twin exhibits exploring the efforts of a group of men and women, who, in 1961, were arrested for peacefully protesting segregation laws in the American South as part of their "Freedom Riders and Bus Boycotters" exhibit.

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Posted on November 26, 2012 at 9:00:23 am by Deb G.

The Philharmonic Holiday Pops

December in Fort Wayne brings snowflakes, the holiday season, and of course, the Philharmonic Holiday Pops. This exciting musical performance has become a tradition at the Embassy Theatre and is once again back by popular demand. Led by former associate conductor Bradley Thachuk, the Fort ... More ›

Posted on November 25, 2012 at 9:00:04 am by Lauren C.

Think University of St. Francis For Holiday Fun

The public is invited to celebrate the holiday season with the University of Saint Francis (USF). Below are a few events you don't want to miss:
  • Christmas in the Castle, Dec. 1, 2, 7, 8 &9. : Historic Brookside, the former Bass family mansion, will be decorated for Christmas by local
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Posted on November 24, 2012 at 9:00:09 am by Mike F.

Geek Christmas: Part I

It’s hard to believe, but it’s almost Christmas again. And that means it’s time to start thinking about Christmas presents. Some people are easy to shop for – throw something shiny at ‘em and you’re all set. Other people, however, are far more discerning. Almost invariably, the geeks in your ... More ›

Posted on November 23, 2012 at 9:00:01 am by Lauren C.

Find one-of-a-kind holiday gifts at Fort Wayne craft bazaars

As the holiday countdown begins, many a shopper turn their focus to craft fairs for home-made gifts with a special touch. Luckily for the artsy types out there, Fort Wayne has no shortage of holiday craft fairs. Here are a few to consider:
  • Holiday Gift Market: (Nov. 24, 11 am to 5 pm,
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Posted on November 23, 2012 at 4:32:15 am by Lauren C.

Fall for Williams Woodland Park at the Holiday Home Tour 2012

Come out to see one of Fort Wayne's historic neighborhoods in a new and different light. The Williams Woodland Park 2012 Holiday Home Tour, Dec. 1-2, welcomes visitors to take in the beauty of this area's architecture. According to their website, the Williams Woodland Park Local Historic ... More ›

Posted on November 22, 2012 at 8:28:15 am by Deb G.

Spend Christmas on the Farm!

Nowadays, it seems like our tech gadgets are the central focus of our busy lives. Phone calls, emails, texting, social media networking, TV, music… the list goes on and on. In an age where we seem to be losing the focus of family and real relationships, it’s nice to take a “tech break” and ... More ›

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