Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Category - Summer

Posted on August 13, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Dezaray B.

Get Active in Fort Wayne, Indiana

It can be hard to stay active (especially on vacation), but Fort Wayne, Indiana can make being active fun... like, really fun! Here's a day's itinerary to your active Saturday, or you can split it up and do each of these things throughout the week.

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Posted on August 10, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Get to Know A Zookeeper

A trip to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is a must-see when visiting Fort Wayne, Indiana. A top ten zoo in the nation, the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo provides endless opportunities for learning, hands-on fun, and exploration.

Part of what makes the zoo a phenomenal asset in Fort Wayne are the zookeepers that provide for all of the animals. Get to know zookeeper, Dave Messmann.

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Posted on July 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Alma S.

Back to School Guide: 7 Things to do in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Back to school ads are making their way to stores. But summer isn’t over yet! There is still time to enjoy some last-minute summer activities with your family. Try one or try them all, and create a fun-filled end of summer getaway in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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Posted on July 25, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Everything you Need to Know - Fort Wayne's Three Rivers

Fort Wayne’s three rivers: the St. Marys, the St. Joseph, and the Maumee, are a great source of entertainment, exploration, and fun in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana. From adventuring the trails along the river to getting out onto the blueways, there are plenty of opportunities for you to experience Fort Wayne’s riverfront.

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Posted on July 02, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

Fort Wayne, Indiana 3-day Itinerary - Attraction Trail

Discover some of Fort Wayne, Indiana's favorite outdoor summer fun with a 3-day itinerary filled with attractions and adventures!

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Posted on June 29, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Tatom O.

A July Weekend Getaway in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Summer is the perfect season to get outside and enjoy the beautiful warm weather – and what better place to do that but Fort Wayne, Indiana!

Our extensive lineup of outdoor concerts, weekly festivals, and rapidly expanding riverfront will always have your schedule full of fun in the sun. The weekend of July 13th in Fort Wayne is filled with events that it will take you back to the good ole’ days of your childhood where you never wanted to go back inside.

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Posted on June 25, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Emma C.

Foellinger Theatre - Free Movie Series

Summer is back, and so is the Foellinger Theatre's free movie series! The amphitheater, located in Franke Park, will screen family-friendly movies every Thursday starting July 8th through August 9th. All showings are free of charge. Sit back, relax, and enjoy some fan-favorite films! 

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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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