Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Arts and Entertainment

Posted on April 26, 2018 at 12:00:00 pm by Elaina R.

Top Five Summer Concert Series in Fort Wayne

Summer is my favorite time of year. This is, partially, because I’m always freezing, but the abundance of summer concerts certainly doesn’t hurt. Plus, Fort Wayne is becoming sort of a music hub within the Midwest!

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Posted on April 13, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Gabby F.

5 Unique Festivals in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne, Indiana, a city of festivals. Although fun can be had nearly all year round, peak festival season is summer. June and July have something going on nearly every week in Fort Wayne!

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Posted on April 09, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

A Music-Filled Getaway in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Music and food: what better pairing is there? If you’re planning a getaway to the great city of Fort Wayne, Indiana, it likely includes both tasty eats and catchy beats.

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jasmine B.

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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Dorothy Kittaka, the president of Sister Cities and one of the founders of the Cherry Blossom Festival in Fort Wayne, is my “Fort Wayne Mom.” She is on the board of Heartland Sings (my employer) and was my host during the audition process and for several weeks after I got the job. She is also a fourth-generation Japanese-American, and she was quick to tell me about Fort Wayne’s Cherry Blossom Festival.

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Design Week and Other Things to Do

Fort Wayne is home to corporations that are taking Fort Wayne's design footprint to a new level. Ever heard of Vera Bradley or Matilda Jane? Yep, they're headquartered and founded right here in Indiana's second-largest city!

If you want to experience the future of design in Fort Wayne, you should definitely visit during Design Week, May 7-11.

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get an Insider's View of Fort Wayne on a Tour

Tours are a good way to get a different perspective of a local attraction. From chocolate to airplanes, there are several ways to get an insider's view of Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Molly M.

The Perfect Spring Weekend in Fort Wayne

The weather is getting warmer, the sun is shining more, and we are all getting the itch to get out and enjoy it! Are you looking to take a weekend trip? Fort Wayne is just the place to get out and shake off your winter hibernation! Here is my take on how to spend a perfect spring weekend in Fort Wayne.

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