Riverfront Activities

Our 16 Favorite #MyFortWayne Photos in 2016

As we say goodbye to 2016, Visit Fort Wayne would like to thank everyone who shared their #MyFortWayne photos with us on Instagram! When we started #MyFortWayne earlier this year, we were inspired to see Indiana’s second-largest city from your eyes and lenses. And you didn’t disappoint…

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Winter Fun in Fort Wayne

Whether you're visiting Fort Wayne for 1 day or 4, let your kids have fun at some of the winter camp options provided at theSportONE Parkview Icehouse! It's the perfect opportunity for hockey or ice skating lovers, or for the one's who want to try out the ice. …

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Quick Facts About Fort Wayne History

Quick: how many facts about Fort Wayne do you know? Yes, we have a fort. Yes, we're named after General Anthony Wayne. But beyond that, many of us are scratching our heads. Here are some quick facts about Fort Wayne so that you can learn a little more about this beautiful town…

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Test Your Skills and Escape in Fort Wayne!

As the weather cools and you’re looking for fun weekend getaway activities, consider enjoying some of Fort Wayne’s escape rooms like Escape Fort Wayne and Room to Escape. Escape rooms have been popping up around Fort Wayne for the past year, but if you want to test your skills be sure to try out Room to Escape or Escape Fort Wayne both provide various escape rooms that vary in difficulty…

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Fort Wayne Welcomes Vacationing Musicians

To the traveling, working musicians of the world – I salute you. Many of us envy your position in society, though I’ve heard some of you argue that it’s not all glitter and glamor when you have to eat slim jims from behind the bar for dinner. To the vacationing musicians of the world who are looking for a friendly place to play – Welcome to Fort Wayne, Indiana. We have a stage, an audience, and a no-judgement policy waiting for you. Some of our open mic options are even kid-friendly…

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Your guide to holiday bargain shopping in the Fort

Holiday shoppingcan really add up. It's easy to get carried away with buying meaningful gifts for everyone on our list. Have no fear, though! There are bargains to be had in Fort Wayne! Follow this list for Fort Wayne shopping destinations that are known for deals:…

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Get Your Meeting Attendees Excited Using Social Media

You've invested in an offsite meeting, now it's time to promote. Social media is a great way to market your event and engage with attendees. Read on for simple action steps that will help you market your meeting. Items to Consider Before the Meeting Create an event-specific hashtag and start…

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The Boar's Head and Yule Log Festival: A Chat with the Herald

2015 was my first year in Fort Wayne and consequently my first year singing at the Boar’s Head and Yule Log Festival. Boar’s Head festivals have been held since medieval times, and the Christian version of the festival started in 1340. Plymouth Congregational Church in Fort Wayne has been hosting the festival since 1975…

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