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Category - Visit Fort Wayne

Posted on November 24, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Katherine D.

Explore Fort Wayne Through These 5 Neighborhoods

Fort Wayne is ever expanding. Land that was farmland when my parents were growing up is now home to new subdivisions, restaurants, and shopping malls. Even for citizens of Fort Wayne, it can be hard to keep track of new developments happening in different areas!

The following is a guide to

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Posted on October 24, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Discover Fort Wayne

Every so often, Visit Fort Wayne has the opportunity to participate and help direct area school projects.

Similar to last year, the Marketing Department at Visit Fort Wayne had the great opportunity to host a fun project for a group of 7th-grade students at Towles New Tech.

The students were

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September 10 is fast approaching; it's one of the best days of the year to be in Fort Wayne. That's because it's Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown Day, when many of the Fort Wayne's most interesting attractions are free to the public.

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Posted on June 30, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Alma S.

Affordable Family Weekend Getaway in Fort Wayne

If you are looking for a fun weekend destination, Fort Wayne is a great place to stay and play. With so many great accommodations, ample parking options, attractions, activities, and food options, there is something for every budget.

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Posted on December 29, 2016 at 12:00:00 pm by John F.

Our 16 Favorite #MyFortWayne Photos in 2016

As we say goodbye to 2016, Visit Fort Wayne would like to thank everyone who shared their #MyFortWayne photos with us on Instagram! When we started #MyFortWayne earlier this year, we were inspired to see Indiana’s second-largest city from your eyes and lenses. And you didn’t disappoint.

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Posted on December 07, 2016 at 12:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Get Your Meeting Attendees Excited Using Social Media

You've invested in an offsite meeting, now it's time to promote. Social media is a great way to market your event and engage with attendees. Read on for simple action steps that will help you market your meeting.

Items to Consider Before the Meeting

Create an event-specific hashtag and start
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Posted on October 28, 2016 at 12:00:00 pm by Jessa C.

Fort Wayne: A Great Civilization

From time to time, Visit Fort Wayne has the great opportunity to gain a new perspective of Fort Wayne from younger generations. Recently, we had the chance to learn the various ways Fort Wayne is a great civilization from the 7th Grade class at Towles New Tech, thanks to their teacher Ms. McFarthing! The students were tasked with creating short videos that showcase what makes Fort Wayne a great civilization, and would convince others to visit Fort Wayne. ​

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Posted on October 14, 2016 at 3:00:00 pm by Jessica B.

Why A Meeting Planner Should Work with Visit Fort Wayne

Planning a meeting is a big deal. You have to consider transportation, lodging, cost, space, socializing, food, drinks, and a host of other incidentals that come up along the way.

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could focus instead on the content of your meeting? That’s why the Group Sales Department at Visit Fort Wayne is here: We do our job so you can focus on yours.

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