Posted on September 30, 2012 at 10:00:41 am by Natalie E.

The not-so-scary side of Fright Night

When my children were young, they dreaded the holiday traditions I thought they’d love. They hated sitting on Santa’s lap and they cried and screamed on Halloween more than the ghouls did. That’s why I'm glad that Fright Night in Fort Wayne on October 20th has plenty of kid-friendly events ... More ›

Posted on September 06, 2012 at 5:45:28 pm by Natalie E.

The Guess Who Hits the Stage in Fort Wayne

I grew up in the 70’s. Back when the Cincinnati Reds were called the Big Red Machine, Life and Monopoly were just board games, and our music was on records, 8 Tracks or cassettes. So, how can I pass up the chance to see a really sick band—or as we used to say fab band—like The Guess Who on ... More ›
The Salomon Farm Fiber Arts Celebration is one of the most unique family-friendly events in northeast Indiana. How often do you have a chance to step back in time to the simple farm life of the 1930’s and immerse yourself in the texture, colors and sounds of that era? The sweet aroma of ... More ›
One of the best things about my job is finding out what performers are coming to Fort Wayne for the Foellinger Theatre concert series each summer. We’re calling it a “Summer to Remember” and it certainly will be! I’m pretty sure I reserved the first seat for the Davy Jones concert. I was so ... More ›

Posted on January 29, 2012 at 11:09:32 pm by Natalie E.

Down on the Farm at Fort Wayne's Botanical Conservatory

Did you have a Fisher-Price farm when you were growing up? Remember back in 1968 when it first came out, there was a red barn with a silo, a chicken, a rooster, a cow, a horse and wagon, as well as four wooden people? I named those farmers something like Ma, Pa, Freddy and Mary. (I named ... More ›

Posted on January 11, 2012 at 4:21:38 am by Natalie E.

Find Winter Fun in Downtown Fort Wayne at WINTERVAL!

The mission of the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department is to provide positive opportunities for leisure time. Which means fun, right? Why would anyone want to waste their leisure time on anything that isn’t fun? In the past, most of the fun we provided took place in the summer, but we’re ... More ›

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