ACRES Land Trust: Enjoy Nature in Pure Form

Tired of the hustle and bustle of downtown? It's easy to get away during your visit to Fort Wayne. You don't have to venture far to reach solitude and nature in it's purest form. Enter the ACRES Land Trust. An organization that aims to acquire and preserve land in the regional area, ACRES Land Trust…

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Hardy's Farm Market

Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thousand miles from the corn field. –Dwight D. Eisenhower Although drought has wreaked havoc in the Midwest with growers trying as best as they can to salvage produce for their customers, here’s a real incentive to pack the…

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One Week in Fort Wayne: The Deck

Finding a great place to have lunch is no struggle in Downtown Fort Wayne. On my second day in Fort Wayne I went down to The Deck at Don Hall's Gashouse, an outdoor restaurant located downtown right along St. Mary’s River. It is a beautiful spot where it is easy for you to sit back and enjoy…

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Learn about the "Fort" in Fort Wayne

Ever wondered how Fort Wayne earned its namesake? You can learn this and more through a visit to the "Old Fort." A little known fact is there were three American forts built in Fort Wayne. The current fort, located just north of downtown on Spy Run, is a replica of the one constructed by Major John…

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Baer Field Speedway

What has been in the Fort Wayne area for over 40 years, attracts 1,000 fans weekly, and causes the Fort Wayne International Airport to shut down on occasion? The Baer Field Speedway! Located south of Fort Wayne International Airport and two miles west of State Road 1, the Speedway came into…

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