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Category - Best Of Fort Wayne

Posted on August 15, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

Taste of the Arts: Music, Dance, Crafts, and Eats

Taste of the Arts was founded in 2008 by Arts United in Fort Wayne and has since become an annual celebration of the arts (and delectable refreshments). Plus, it makes the perfect weekend to explore Fort Wayne, Indiana.

I’ve performed at Taste of the Arts every year since I moved to Fort Wayne as a Principal Vocal Artist at Heartland Sings, so I’ve watched firsthand as hordes of art lovers from Fort Wayne and beyond take in the sounds, sights, smells, and yes--taste--of the arts in this city.

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Posted on August 08, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jaclyn G.

The Best Bookstores in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Standing in the horror section of a bookstore, it seems like a B-movie cliché to say, “I heard breathing, even though no one was in sight.”

And there wasn’t anyone nearby. The fellow shelving books a few aisles away wasn’t wheezing, and the only other patron I saw was clear on the other side of the basement, behind and through a sound-muffling maze of shelves.

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Posted on July 25, 2018 at 3:00:00 pm by Tatom O.

Made in Fort Wayne, Indiana - Music

If you didn’t already know, Fort Wayne, Indiana is bursting at the seams with musical talent. Our great city has no shortage of gifted musicians who are shaping the music world every day and creating legends for themselves through their hard work and dedication to the art.

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Posted on July 20, 2018 at 2:00:00 pm by Tom B.

Fort Wayne Hotels for Every Budget

There's nothing like the feeling of getting a great hotel room at a great deal. Fort Wayne's hotels are ready to serve you. Check out rates and book your reservation and skip the hassle of shopping around.

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What could be better than regular, old ice cream? Eating ice cream on National Ice Cream Day! 

Fort Wayne, Indiana provides a wide array of styles for ice cream gurus. You might one day find yourself eating extreme shakes, and other days, you'll find yourself eating ice cream to Elvis' greatest hits. 

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Posted on June 22, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Susan B.

Summer Fun on Fort Wayne, Indiana's Three Rivers!

Fort Wayne, Indiana: a city built on three rivers, right? Quick quiz: can you name those rivers? You can find them listed at the end of this post.

So, how many times have you visited those rivers? I'm embarrassed to admit that I've seen very little of the rivers, and I've lived here nearly 30 years. There's no excuse for not enjoying the rivers,  especially now with the renewed focus on developing our riverfront.

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Posted on May 30, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Dezaray B.

The Best Hot Dogs in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Who doesn't love a good hot dog straight from the Midwest? You're in luck, because Fort Wayne, Indiana is the home of lots of amazing hot dogs including the best hot dog in Indiana according to People magazine!

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