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5 Ways to Experience Fort Wayne From Home

RIght now, it’s important to stay home and practice social distancing. If you’re someone who loves to travel and embark on new adventures, you might be going a little stir-crazy. But have no fear. Check out these 5 ways to virtually explore some of the attractions, arts, and culture available in Fort Wayne, Indiana—from the comfort of your own home…

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Fort Wayne in Bloom This Spring

It’s getting to that time of year when you are absolutely ready to see budding plants, flowers, and trees. Happily, Fort Wayne has plenty of public spaces where you can stop to smell the roses, tiptoe through the tulips, or stop and snap a photo. Here are a few of the spots where you can find some springtime sensations…

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Spring Travel Guide to Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne, Indiana is the second-largest city in Indiana and the seat of Allen County. It’s a fun, friendly placepacked with activities for your next vacation. Fort Wayne is easy to reach by car, bus, or air travel and offers ample parking (often free!)…

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Family Getaway - Other Things to Do During the Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale

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. If you want to enjoy the Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale with your family, make it a trip to Fort Wayne, Indiana with great events and activities happening at the same time! Starting February 14, you can grab your tickets and start planningyour family shopping getaway to Fort Wayne…

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Other Things to Do During the Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale

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. The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale will be here before you know it! Starting February 14, you can grab your tickets for your friends and start planning a girlfriends’ getaway to Fort Wayne, Indiana. Once you cross the sale off your bucket list, you'll want to check out the many other fun activities happening around Fort Wayne that week…

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Black History Month Events in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. has been quoted as saying, “We are not makers of history. We are made by history.” This February, you can commemorate Black History Month by visiting the following Fort Wayne, Indiana places, where you can see just how this important part of history has shaped the past and present for us all…

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7 Ways to Enjoy Winter in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne has a lot to offer during wintertimewith a growing downtown scene, kid-friendly attractions, sports events, and other activities. Visitors can participate in some of the local favorites like ice skating at Headwaters Park and attending Komets games, or check out a newer event that highlights downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana. Here are some of the best ways to enjoy wintertime in Fort Wayne…

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6 Ways to Celebrate MLK Day in Fort Wayne

On June 5, 1963, an interracial crowd overflowed what is now the University of SaintFrancis Performing Arts Center in downtown Fort Wayne, and waited anxiously for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to take the podium. His visit to our city was faced with plenty of adversity, as were many other facets of the Civil Rights Movement, yet Fort Wayne activists kept on fighting…

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