Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Neighboring Communities

Posted on July 19, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Janine R.

The Challenge: Get Away for Some Adventure with the Girls

It is never easy to step away from responsibilities and make time for you; the husband, boyfriend, the kids or whatever else you may feel responsible for. That does not mean you don’t need to carve out time for self-care. In more layman’s terms, a girlfriend getaway for a day. The traditional way my girlfriends and I tend to carve out, this time,is a night of dancing at a new or popular night spot, a quiet afternoon, or night over wine. A quiet night in or a loud night out is only one of your many options for taking time out for self-care.

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Posted on July 05, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Jodi D.

An Escape to Moose Lake Christian Craft Village

Want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city and escape to the country? Just a few minutes past Huntertown (20 minutes north of Fort Wayne) is Moose Lake Christian Craft Village. Right down the road from Country Heritage Winery, is a mini-town with everything – a church, a country store, and a restaurant.

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Posted on June 24, 2016 at 3:00:00 pm by Jodi D.

Allen County, Motorsports Country

Motorsports are an Indiana tradition. From the Indianapolis 500 to tractor and truck pulls, the Hoosier state shows its pride in the automobile. When Henry Ford crafted the first vehicle, he didn’t design them to race against each other, crash them up, or use them to pull heavy objects. Other visionaries crafted such competitions, as modern machinery allowed for idle time. It didn’t take long for those in Allen County to catch on, and the area has a list of Motorsports all summer long.

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Posted on June 23, 2016 at 8:00:00 am

Discover Charm just Down the Road - in Grabill, Indiana

Located just northeast of Fort Wayne, and a bit off the beaten path, you’ll find the quaint Amish town of Grabill, Indiana. Scenic farms and horse-drawn buggies lead the way to this appealing village that boasts unique shops, antique stores, and an afternoon of adventure.

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Posted on May 18, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get out and about this June in Fort Wayne!

Fort Wayne really comes alive in the summer. There are plenty of activities sure to appeal to a wide variety of interests and ages. Here are a few to add to your "must do" list:

Germanfest Lunch on the Plaza Logo TinCaps Baseball Game
Lunch on the Plaza: Catch food trucks and great local music acts downtown at Freimann Square 11:30 p.m. -
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Posted on October 08, 2015 at 3:01:00 am by Jodi D.

A Day in Fort Wayne Country

John Mellencamp once sang "Well I was born in a small town

And I can breathe in a small town." If you are like me and need an

escape from the city life, small towns are literally minutes away

from downtown Fort Wayne. From tall skyscrapers to

farm fields is a 30 minute or less drive. Want to

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Posted on September 30, 2015 at 3:01:00 am by Amanda R.

Carve Out Time for Fall Fun at the Moose Lake Fall Festival!

There are so many fun ways to enjoy fall in Indiana. When the leaves are changing colors and the air is just beginning to cool off, there's nothing I like more than taking road trips around the state to enjoy the scenery!

Northern Indiana has a lot to offer, too. From the lakes and trails to

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