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Posted on March 20, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Lauren C.

How to Experience the Arts in Fort Wayne

The arts inspire and entertain us. Imagine what a boring world we would have without artistic outlets? Whether it's performing or visual arts, we've got you covered. 

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Posted on September 28, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Sarah D.

Artlink’s Bicentennial Exhibit: Focusing on Fort Wayne

One of the many events Fort Wayne has to offer during Indiana’s bicentennial year celebration is the Bicentennial Exhibit at Artlink Contemporary Gallery. This family-friendly exhibit displays 200 pieces of art including sculptures, paintings, and photographs that represent Indiana. While many of the artists reside in Fort Wayne and surrounding cities such as Columbia City, New Haven, and Leo, there is also artwork from cities such as Goshen, Muncie, and Indianapolis. Outside of Indiana, some of the artwork displayed comes from artists who live in Chicago, Grand Rapids, and San Francisco.

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Posted on June 06, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Jodi D.

Family-Friendly Art Exploration in Fort Wayne

I am an aunt of two young boys and an avid lover of Fort Wayne's art scene. Thus, I get asked a lot of questions in regards to the family-friendliness of the local arts scene among my friends and contacts. Fortunately, Fort Wayne offers great and affordable options for art loving families.

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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 18, 2016 at 4:00:00 am by Jessa C.

FREE Art Activity in Fort Wayne

In recent years, you may have noticed many new street art sculptures and murals pop up around the downtown Fort Wayne area. Make sure you also keep a look out for new installments in downtown crosswalks, as Artlink will be sourcing two artists to design and install two crosswalk murals on the downtown Fort Wayne arts campus in the Summer of 2016.

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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 February 26, 2016 at 3:00:00 am by Molly M.

10 Reasons to Travel to Fort Wayne

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

Being a home grown 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, are a fellow local looking for new things to do or someone who is just passing through; here are ten reasons to travel to Fort Wayne:

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Posted on February 08, 2015 at 7:01:00 am by Sara W.

Unique Valentine's Dates in Fort Wayne

Are you looking for something special to do in the Fort for Valentine's Day? From a romantic ballet to a murder mystery night, the Fort has several unique date options that are sure to please your special someone.

Fort Wayne Ballet presents Love Dance

Described as a "rich and delicious

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