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Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Allen County, Motorsports Country

Motorsports are an Indiana tradition.From the Indianapolis 500 to tractor and truck pulls, the Hoosier state shows its pride in the automobile. When Henry Ford crafted the first vehicle, he didn’t design them to race against each other, crash them up, or use them to pull heavy objects. Other visionaries crafted such competitions, as modern machinery allowed for idle time. It didn’t take long for those in Allen County to catch on, and the area has a list of Motorsports all summer long…

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Arcola Tractor and Truck Pull

The Arcola Tractor and Truck Pull takes place on Thursday, June 28 - Saturday, June 30, 2012. The Arcola Tractor and Truck Pull sponsored by the Arcola Volunteer Fire Department has been held since 1954 when it was part of the Arcola Days annual festival. The festival was the major fundraiser…

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