It's that time of year for all things scary. Discover Fort Wayne's dark past through ARCH's "Murder, Mystery, Mayhem" walking tour October 6th and 20th. Here, you can hear the truth about Fort Wayne's bloody past, rife with murder, hangings and feuds.
On October 6th, plan to leave from ARCH's fall festival, at 7 pm at the Old Fort. On the 20th, tours leave from the Indiana Hotel Lobby. Cost is $10 for adults; $8 for ages 6-17; and free for children five and under.
Looking for another adrenaline rush? Consider participating in "Haunted History: The Darker Side of West Central," Oct 13th. Did you know this historic neighborhood boasts tales of mischief and fright? Cost is $10 for adults; $8 for ages 6-17; and free for children five and under. The tour embarks from the Scottish Rite, 431 W. Berry St., at 7 pm.
Insider's Note: These tours might not be suitable for young children.
For more information about both events, call ARCH at (260) 426-5117.
Lauren Caggiano was raised in Fort Wayne, and returned in 2007 upon graduation from the University of Dayton. (Go Flyers!) The president of WriteOn LLC, she specializes in writing, marketing, and French translation. In her spare time she enjoys working out, thrifting and volunteering.