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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 January 23, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Sarah D.

6 Ways to Enjoy Winter in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Post Updated on January 3, 2019

Fort Wayne has a lot to offer during winter time with a growing downtown scene, kid-friendly attractions, sports events, and other activities. Visitors can participate in some of the local favorites like ice skating at Headwaters Park and attending Komets games or can go to a newer event that highlights downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana. Here are some of the ways to enjoy wintertime in Fort Wayne.

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Posted on December 19, 2014 at 9:00:58 am by Natalie T.

WIN TICKETS to the Harlem Globetrotters in Fort Wayne

I thought I knew what it would be like, but I really had no idea.

Almost five years ago, when a friend of mine told me he would be playing for the Washington Generals, the team that travels with and plays the Harlem Globetrotters, I was really excited for him. I knew it was a great

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Posted on October 28, 2014 at 6:01:36 am by Nathan D.

Basketball is Back in Fort Wayne!

Basketball season is officially back at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum for 2014-2015 with tickets now available for a myriad of upcoming hoops events. Tickets are now available for the following basketball events at the Memorial Coliseum: single games of the 2014-2015 Fort Wayne Mad ... More ›
As a huge basketball fan, I was excited when it announced in 2007 that Fort Wayne would be the home of a NBDL team. I attended several Fort Wayne Fury games back in the early 90’s, but after a little research, I learned the quality of basketball was expected to be much better in this new ... More ›

Posted on December 21, 2011 at 4:12:36 am by Nathan D.

Harlem Globetrotters Return on January 19

On the heels of signing one of the most extraordinary rookie classes in team history, the Harlem Globetrotters will bring their 2012 World Tour to Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets to see the world’s most famous basketball team ... More ›

Posted on November 23, 2011 at 12:37:34 pm by Renee M.

Join the Invasion with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants!

It’s the end of November, which means that it is officially basketball season! Even though the NBA is on hiatus, we have plenty of professional basketball action here in Fort Wayne - as the Mad Ants invade the city! The Fort Wayne Mad Ants host their season opener at the Allen County War ... More ›

Posted on July 18, 2011 at 12:47:50 pm by Nathan D.

Gus Macker Bounces Into Fort Wayne

Grab three of your best basketball-playin’ buddies and come to Fort Wayne for the latest installment of the Gus Macker 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament, August 13 & 14, at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. The Coliseum’s spacious parking lot will be converted into an outdoor hoops ... More ›

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