Riverfront Activities

Stained Glass Art in Downtown Fort Wayne

Finding a beautiful stained glass window is like happening upon a rainbow – it’s a breathtaking gift of story and color. Fort Wayne has plenty of stained glass windows to explore, especially in the downtown area…

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Miranda Sings Live at the Embassy Theatre

I first became aware of Miranda Sings while I was studying opera at the University of Southern California. It was 2010 when a friend told me I just “had to” watch Miranda Sings’ California Gurls video: I remember feeling a mixture of amusement and horror while watching the video, and I was relieved to find out the truth behind the woman on the screen. Since 2010, Miranda Sings has earned international acclaim and will be performing in Fort Wayne’s very own Embassy Theater on September 15…

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Summer Travel Ideas for Seniors in Fort Wayne

One thing you can say for us Seniors—we like to get out and go! Fort Wayne is a great city to tour at any age, but these are my favorite places to visit for those of us who have learned to appreciate beauty and opportunities to learn, no matter the age. The great thing visitingthem will not break the budget…

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Explore Fort Wayne with the Indiana Byways Project

As I began researching this blog post I quickly realized how much of Indiana I've missed in my 10 years here. That's going to change beginning this summer! And with the help of theIndiana Byways Bicentennial Legacy project, it's going to be pretty easy…

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5 Ways to Get Active this Month in Fort Wayne

Warm days are here again and that means it's time to get outside and get some fresh air. Goodbye, cabin fever! Feeling uninspired? No worries! Here are some ways to get active in Fort Wayne this month: Hit the Road No, we don't mean in a car - on a bike! The 5th Annual Fort4Fitness Spring…

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Favorite Fort Wayne Coffee Shops

It might be fair to say that Fort Wayne runs on a steady liquid caffeine diet. There's a lot going on, so that's understandable, right? Local coffee shops continue to pop up all over town, and our locals love them. If you're looking to try out some Fort Wayne favorite coffee brews, we've got…

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The Former Place for Books, Brookside Mansion

During my college years, as a University of Saint Francis student, the Brookside Mansion was my hiding spot. As the library, it was a hot-spot for studious students. Then called the Bass Mansion, it was my favorite place to study for courses and dream about history. Like most great things, it…

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Explore One of the ARCH Heritage Trails

One of the very best things about Fort Wayne is the abundance of historic treasures that are lovingly cared for and celebrated by not only those who call Fort Wayne home, but also the many visitors who travel to our city each year. There is no shortage of historic neighborhoods with…

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