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Posted on December 05, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Lebo M.

Fort Wayne, Indiana Art Gallery Itinerary

In the city of Fort Wayne, Indiana the beauty of art is a part of city life. Discover a handful of galleries to explore in a day or two on your next visit to Fort Wayne, Indiana. Plus, make a day of your art exploration with additional activity and dining suggestions.

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Posted on November 16, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Alma S.

The Best Unique Holiday Gifts in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Holiday shopping is here, along with the pressure to find just the right gifts for your loved ones. Luckily, Fort Wayne, Indiana has quite a number of charming shops and boutiques where you can find unique gifts, make your own gifts, or give the gift of fun experiences. Plus, you will have fun shopping too!

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Posted on September 17, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Lindsay D.

Top 10 Things to Do on a Budget in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Having fun in Fort Wayne, Indiana doesn’t have to bust your budget. There are endless free or inexpensive activities to do throughout the city. Take a little time to plan an adventure and pack and picnic and you’ll be set for low-cost fun in Fort Wayne on your next weekend getaway.

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Posted on January 24, 2018 at 12:00:00 pm by Molly M.

10 Reasons to Travel to Fort Wayne, Indiana

It is an exciting time for Fort Wayne as the downtown is growing and so many new attractions are popping up!

Being a homegrown local of Fort Wayne, it has a special place in my heart, and I am yearning to boast about the best things that this great city has to offer!

If you are planning a trip or thinking about visiting the area, here are ten reasons to travel to Fort Wayne.

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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 May 10, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Molly M.

Rainy Day Checklist

The weather in Fort Wayne is one thing that you, unfortunately, can't count on. We all hope for those perfect spring days, but we do need those gloomy rainy days to bring in the beauty of our area (isn't there a saying about that?)

If the weather isn't on our side, there is no reason to stay home; there are many things in Fort Wayne to do on rainy days. Here is a rainy day checklist you can use for all ages on those showery days.​

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Posted on March 16, 2016 at 4:00:00 am by Emily L.

Art Galleries in Fort Wayne

If you were to describe Fort Wayne to an outsider, the description ‘artist's town' wouldn't immediately come to mind. We've been called the city of churches and the city of trees, but the city of art galleries? That hasn't happened - not yet anyway. But when you start counting them up, the Fort Wayne Museum of ArtArtlinkOrchard Gallery, the galleries at The University of St. FrancisJennifer Ford Art, and scores more, you start to wonder if we should frame ourselves with the moniker ‘The City of Galleries'. An entire book could be devoted to all the choices offered around town, but I had to draw the line somewhere, so here are a few of my favorites.

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Posted on December 03, 2015 at 3:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Free in Fort Wayne: Winter Edition

*This post was updated in November 2017.*

 

During the summer, it may be great to get out and enjoy the weather and catch a quick and cheap bite from a food truck, but during the winter, it can be hard to even want to get out of the house. The Midwest winter months can be brutal, but we can make it a little better with many free and nearly free options.

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Posted on October 28, 2015 at 6:00:00 am by Jessa C.

The Day of the Dead at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art

Halloween and fall fun are typically associated with candy, costumes, and chilling fun. But this year, visitors to Fort Wayne can also take part in another celebration, with the Fort Wayne Museum of Art's Day of the Dead exhibit and celebration. From October 29 to November 8, the museum will

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Posted on February 19, 2015 at 7:01:00 am by Holley T.

Celebrate the Harlem Dance Theatre at the FWMoA

The vibrant colors and impressive forms of the Dance Theatre of Harlem's costumes are enough to almost take your breath away. The exhibit, "Dance Theatre of Harlem: 40 Years of Firsts," now on display at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art features a number of these impressive costumes and much

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