Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Keeping Fort Wayne Energized: Downtown Coffee Shops

Whether you are in town for a convention at the Grand Wayne Center, discovering your roots at the Allen County Public Library or if you are a leisure traveler enjoying some time away; you still need a good cup o’ joe to get your morning started! While locating all the coffee and breakfast stops for…

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Savor Fort Wayne 2019 Downtown Dining

Part of the fun of Savor Fort Wayne is the experience. It's a chance to break out of your regular restaurant routine and try something new. This year, Downtown Fort Wayne, Indianahas several new experiences for you to enjoy…

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Fort Wayne’s Most Likely To: Food Edition

When I was a Fort Wayne, Indiana newbie, certain restaurants kept coming up as favorites from my new co-workers: Henry’s Restaurant, a bar downtown; J.K. O’Donnell’s, an Irish bar downtown; and Club Soda, an upscale steakhouse with a killer martini menu downtown (you may notice a theme …)…

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A College Visit in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Autumn is in the air! That means it’s time for students at Fort Wayne, Indiana colleges at Purdue University Fort Wayne, the University of Saint Francis, and Indiana Tech to get back to the classrooms and hit the books. With nearly 24,800 students enrolled at the three universities, scholars from coastto coast choose to study in Fort Wayne. …

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The Best Nachos in Fort Wayne, Indiana

"Life is like a nacho. It can be yummy-crunchy or squishy-yucky. It just depends on how long it takes for you to start eating it," John Updike said. While this may or may not be true, Fort Wayne, Indiana is home to some of the most delicious nachos…

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Your Guide to Birthday Freebies in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Post updated January 8, 2019 When I moved to Fort Wayne a few years ago and my birthday rolled around,I naturally tried to find out what the local scene has to offer a birthday girl. And, for one of the few times in my life, the internet failed me. It turned out that no such guide existed for Fort Wayne. Why is that? Are there no birthday freebies in this city? The answer to that question is a resounding no . Fort Wayne local businesses are exceedingly generous. This city is an amazing place to spend a birthday when you know how much all the local businesses want to celebrate with you…

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St. Patrick's Day Pub Trail in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Although named for the Irish missionary, St. Patrick’s Day has become a massive celebration of all things Irish. And what’s more Irish than the color green, bagpipes and beer? These local Fort Wayne, Indiana pubs take all of those beautiful things and build celebrations of varying sizes, but beer is always involved…

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Music and More at In the Mix on Main - Fort Wayne, Indiana

I’m originally from Ann Arbor, MI, which is where I first encountered a cool organization called Opera on Tap. This nonprofit, which has chapters all over the world, brings opera singers into bars for evenings of tasteful alcohol-fueled arias. This format allows opera singers like me to perform what they want in casual settings, introducing new audiences to the art form in a cheeky, fun way…

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Romantic Restaurants in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Are you planning a romantic getaway to Fort Wayne, Indiana? If so, you’ll likely be on the hunt for some romantic dining options. Fort Wayne is home to a rich culinary scene, with plenty of trendy downtown spots popping up. If you’re looking for a cozy, intimate, and, perhaps dimly lit, place to cuddle up to your significant other and enjoy some quiet conversation, these places top my list…

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