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Winter Activities

5 At-Home Holiday Activities for the Family

Celebrating the holidays looks a little different this year, with cozy nights by the fire and family-friendly activities that keep everyone engaged. Savor the season with new traditions in the comfort of your home with our at-home activities!  Download, print, and mix up your at-home fun with these 5 activities that will help you celebrate the season, get creative, and savor time with your family…

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Night of Lights Becomes a Season of Delight

Although things look a little different this year, Downtown Fort Wayne is still shining bright, as the annual Night of Lights transforms into a season that is Merry and Bright! For decades, our community has gathered together to count down the lighting of Downtown’s iconic holiday lights…

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Thrifting in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Looking tofind some unique threads, vintage pieces, and more? Learn from the Fort Wayne Visitors Center queen of thrifting on how she scores some great deals in Fort Wayne, Indiana…

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Fort Wayne's Fishing Hotspots

Peace of mind can be achieved by incorporating a stress-relieving hobby in our hectic schedules. While there are several activitiesthat can help you achieve this goal, none of them can match the might of fishing. Fort Wayne is home to many incredible fishing destinations for visitors and residents alike…

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History Abounds at Johnny Appleseed Festival

NOTE: Due to COVID-19 prevention measures, Johnny Appleseed Festival has been canceled for 2020. Please mark your calendars and join the festivities in 2021! In Fort Wayne, Indiana, a lone grave sits atop a hill in the middle of an empty field. It remains quietly undisturbed during the year, except for one weekend in September when more than 200,000 people converge on the surrounding area to pay tribute to the man buried there…

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Don't Miss Out on Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown!

As you hit the streets of downtown Fort Wayne on Sunday, September 8th for Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown , you will be taking part in a 21-year tradition, celebrating Fort Wayne’s vibrant tourism industry. Discover All of Fort Wayne's Current Events The History of Be a Tourist Be a Tourist in…

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Geocaching Through Fort Wayne: What is it?

Growing up a fan of "Choose Your Own Adventure" books, I was intrigued to learn about "geocaching," a choose-your-own-adventure meets treasuring hunting activity. According to the official global website for this activity, there are over 1.933 million active geocaches and over 5 million geocachers…

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