Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Family Friendly

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 June 15, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Tatom O.

June 23 - Fort Wayne, Indiana's Best Festival Weekend

Calling all music lovers, adventurous spirits, or anyone looking for an action-packed weekend away: the weekend of June 22-24 in Fort Wayne, Indiana will be sure to keep you busy from the moment you get here!

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Posted on June 13, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

The Buskerfest Experience in Fort Wayne, Indiana

It was dazzling visual feast: a hula-hooping dancer in red sequins and fringe; a juggling circus acrobat, a trio of mimes vying for attention in the middle of Calhoun Street, a young woman swinging effortlessly on a trapeze in front of a parking garage and dozens of musicians showcasing their various talents.

Welcome to Fort Wayne, Indiana’s annual Buskerfest.

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America's birthday is almost here, and what better way to spend the day than with food, friends and family, and of course, fireworks! A great fireworks show on the 4th of July has become a great tradition in Fort Wayne, and this year promises to not disappoint! Indiana Michigan Power Center in downtown Fort Wayne will put on a full display of light and colors sure to thrill the whole family!

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Fort Wayne, Indiana is a city that is constantly buzzing with excitement. From our up-and-coming riverfront to our weekly festivals, Fort Wayne is home to countless events that entice the whole family.

Can’t decide when to visit? The weekend of June 9 especially is packed full of fun activities that it will be hard to decide what to do next!

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Posted on May 25, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jennifer B.

A Perfect Spring Day in Fort Wayne, Indiana

The rising sun touches the pillow, coming a little earlier each day, beckoning me to a beautiful early spring morning.  Though not often a morning person, I am drawn outside to a peaceful start to what is sure to be a wonderful day; a cool breeze is blowing, the cheery cardinal is singing, and a bright goldfinch stops by the feeder as I sip my tea and plan my day. 

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Posted on May 14, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Dezaray B.

The Must See in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Whether you're a Fort Wayne resident, a Hoosier from the area or a visitor to Northeast Indiana, Fort Wayne has so much to offer. Discover six must-see attractions you need to visit while in Fort Wayne, Indiana!

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Posted on May 11, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

5 New Reasons to Explore Fort Wayne, Indiana This Summer

Summer is almost upon us, and we’re celebrating with great new activities, restaurants, and events! Join us in Fort Wayne, Indiana this summer and discover our classic festivals, fun family activities, and everything new.

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The merry month of May was made for families—and Fort Wayne offers many pleasant family-friendly activities all month long.  Many of these activities are budget-friendly as well, which makes Fort Wayne, Indiana an ideal spot for a fun family getaway.  Each day brings a new adventure, and this guide can help you make your day-to-day plans.

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