Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Jasmine
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Jasmine B.

Jasmine graduated from the University of Saint Francis in May of 2015 with a BA in Communication. With her first publication at the age of ten, Jasmine enjoys writing and believes in the power of storytelling as a means of invoking change and connecting with others. She is a social media advocate, juggler (of tasks) and Tim Burton enthusiast. A transplant from NW Indiana, she appreciates all of the opportunity that Fort Wayne has to offer and is ecstatic to further share this zest with others.

Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale Tickets, Tips and Tricks!

UPDATE—Due to COVID-19 prevention measures, the 2020 Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale has been rescheduled for April 7-11, 2021. Visit Vera Bradley's website for FAQs. Calling all Vera Bradley fans:Tickets for the annual sale that you do not want to miss have gone on sale! More than 45,000 people will flock to the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana from all over the country--and trust us, you want to be one of them. …

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Splashin' Around in Fort Wayne, Indiana

It's finally starting to feel like spring in Fort Wayne, Indiana and so naturally, we can't stop thinking about summer! We experience the entire range of the seasons here, and we embrace them full-heartedly... including the opportunity to cool down, which there are plenty of here…

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Unique Fort Wayne, Indiana Theatre

I've got a special place in my heart for things that are homegrown. From arts to music to, that's right, theatre—Fort Wayne is full of talent that's on the same playing field as national work. When you come to visit Fort Wayne, something you don't want to miss is the talent that is incredibly unique to the community—and there's so much to experience as far as theatre production goes…

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Historic Fort Wayne Neighborhoods: West Central

When my family comes to Fort Wayne to visit me, the first thing I do is give them a walking tour of the neighborhood I live in. Maybe you're wondering why...yes, I want them to simply see the neighborhood where I live. But even more so, I live in the West Central Neighborhood in downtown Fort Wayne, which is rich in historical buildings and significance…

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Paper Gifts and Keepsakes in Fort Wayne

I don't care how attached to my computer and other electronics I am - nothing feels as thoughtful as whensomething is given to me on a piece of paper. A card, an invitation, etc... call me a romantic. There's just SOMETHING about it that makes it more meaningful.  Luckily, I can get plenty of whatever I'm looking for in this department right here in Fort Wayne. Whether you're looking for general paper keepsakes or Fort Wayne specific items, you're guaranteed to find what you're looking for at one of these shops…

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March Arts and Culture Forecast

Arts United of Greater Fort Wayne and Visit Fort Wayne partner to bring you all of the great arts and culture activities happening every month! Check out some of the upcoming events in the month of March:…

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Top Places for a Cup of Soup in Fort Wayne

Brrrrrrrr! Winter has truly arrived in the Fort now. That means all things winter: scarves, gloves, jackets, hats, salted roads, the whole nine yards. But, don't forget one of the best parts about winter: all of the warm foods. This time of year, a hot beverage or food choice can't be wrong! And one of my favorite, most comforting kinds of foods in the winter are soups. There's nothing like a warm bowl of soup to beat the cold! Luckily, in Fort Wayne we have an amazing selection of places that serve up warmth and comfort in a bowl…

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