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Summer in Fort Wayne

Lily Goes to Riverside Park!

Lily's Take on a Walk in Riverside Park Unlike my person, who loves the water and gets excited to flounder about in the pool, I am not normally a fan of anything wet. Maybe that is one reason that I like Riverside Park in Leo-Cedarville…

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Fort Wayne Haunted Houses

Boo! It’s fall and that means, pumpkins, goblins, and thrills, and there is no shortage of haunted houses in Fort Wayne. Get your thrill on at some of the areas scariest haunted houses, jails, factories, and more listed below…

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Auburn, IN Collector Car Weekend

Do you typically enjoy a traditional Labor Day of sitting by the lake or in a Fort Wayne Park and relishing the last days of summer sun and fun? This year, add another tradition to the lineup and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon at the Auburn Collector Car Weekend…

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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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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: Lunch on the Plaza: Catch food trucks and great local music acts downtown at Freimann Square 11:30 p.m. - 1:30…

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Zip Timber Lake

Adventure-loving fans should find a lot to love about Huntington’s little-known sensation, Zip Timber Lake (www.ziptimberlake.com/). In case you haven’t guessed from the name, all the energy centers on a super long (3-hour) full-service guided tour that includes 1,000 feet of lake…

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Oakwood Resort in Syracuse delights

As wonderful a place like Fort Wayne is to live and visit, there will be times when you want to go someplace special with your family or friends just for a change of scenery, perhaps at “the lake.” One of my favorite places over the last 4-plus decades has been to the Oakwood Resort in…

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