Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Posts from December 2013

Posted on December 31, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Amanda R.

Historic Dining Fun at Paula’s On Main

If you’re a seafood aficionado and enjoy some eclectic dining fun, look no further than Paula’s on Main.

Located at 1732 W. Main St, this popular destination is nestled amongst some of Fort Wayne’s older attractions, such as The Carole Lombard House and Arena Dinner Theater. The
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Posted on December 30, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Lauren C.

The Phoenix is a rising star in the Fort Wayne nightlife scene

Update: The Phoenix is open for special events only. Visit their website for more information.

phoenix logoIt's not everywhere in Fort Wayne you can enjoy a quality meal while taking in a band. The Phoenix has it all: atmosphere, good food and reasonable prices. Located in an unassuming renovated

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Posted on December 27, 2013 at 9:00:38 am by Wendy S.

Hidden Fort Wayne: One of the Best Places to Play in the Snow!

Located just southeast of downtown Fort Wayne is one of the best kept secrets around- a hidden-in-plain-sight treasure that it seems only the surrounding neighborhood kids have been lucky enough to find. Its official name is Ivan Lebamoff Reservoir Park, but the local kids (and adults!) know ... More ›

Posted on December 27, 2013 at 5:00:00 am by Katie R.

Make Plans to Ring In the New Year

New Year's Eve is less than a week away! Ring in 2014 by attending one of these great events going on around Fort Wayne! Whether you're looking for something fun to do with your friends and family, want to take in a great meal, or are just looking for the perfect place to get your party on -

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Posted on December 26, 2013 at 9:00:05 am by Deb G.

Dos Margaritas Restaurant... Muy Delicioso

photo 1 About once a week, we load up the kids to go for the best Mexican food in our area--Dos Margaritas Restaurant on North Clinton. Adjacent to the Scott's grocery store parking lot, Dos Margaritas is just off Coliseum Boulevard, making it conveniently located. As we pull into the lot, our ... More ›

Posted on December 23, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Deb G.

Ready or Not, Here They Come...Winter Break is Here!

Kids Playing in SnowEntertaining Kids During Holiday Break For the next two weeks, the kids are going to be home for holiday break from school. That is both exciting (mostly for them) and daunting (for parents)… what on Earth will we do with one another for two entire weeks? Fear not, fellow moms and dads. We

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Posted on December 23, 2013 at 5:00:47 am by Amber F.

YLNI's Annual New Year's Eve Masquerade Ball

Downtown Fort Wayne is THE place to be on New Year’s Eve. And, if you're looking for THE premier party to ring in the New Year in style, consider attending The Annual Masquerade Ball hosted by the Young Leaders of Northeast Indiana. This year's Great Gatsby themed party will be held at the ... More ›

Posted on December 19, 2013 at 9:00:44 am by Louisa D.

Fantasy Of Lights - like a toybox come alive!

Angel Light I love Christmas lights. They just lend such a cheery glow to the dark of winter… Multi-colored are a favorite, followed by millions of twinkling white lights, and then the matched sets. You know – the red and green, the white and blue, the pink and purple. Some real fun comes in, though, ... More ›

Posted on December 19, 2013 at 5:00:00 am by Visitors Center

Restaurants Open on Christmas Day

Update: Restaurant pricing and participation may have changed. Please contact the restaurant directly for the most current details.

Want to give someone (or yourself, for that matter) the gift of a no-stress, no-work Christmas dinner? We here at the Visitors Center have compiled a great list

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Posted on December 18, 2013 at 9:00:46 am by Louisa D.

Von Maur at Christmas – an experience you won’t soon forget

Stepping up to the smoothly sliding doors of Von Maur at Jefferson Pointe, I didn’t quite know what to expect. I hadn’t been in this store for years. But the minute the airlock doors whooshed open, a beautiful warmth took over. It was as though I was in a new world of red and gold Christmas ... More ›

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