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

36 Hours in Fort Wayne: The Perfect Fall Weekend Getaway

Fort Wayne, Indiana has the makings of endless itineraries for great fall weekend getaways. This is just one exciting way you can spend 36 hours in the Fort. For more ideas, check out the Apple Trail, fall festivities, or the best places to take in the fall foliage. ... More ›

Posted on April 26, 2018 at 12:00:00 pm by Jasmine B.

Best Places for Live Music in Fort Wayne, Indiana

If you're a music lover like me, the first thing you wonder whenever you go somewhere is "Where can I catch a live show?"

Fort Wayne is home to a handful of quality venues that host both local and regional/national musicians and bands. A little rock and roll, some garage rock, psychedelic rock, b;country, bluegrass, rap--no matter what your interests are, whenever you come to Fort Wayne, you're going to have a plethora of options on a daily basis. 

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Posted on July 19, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Sarah D.

After Midnight Activities in Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne has a lot to offer during the day with restaurants, shops, museums, and more, but many of them close as early as 10 or 11 pm. However, Fort Wayne does have hidden gems sprinkled throughout downtown and other parts of the city for the late-night crowd. Whether you visit a bar, a dance club, or a place to let out your inner child, you’re sure to have a good time at these late-night places.

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Posted on March 05, 2016 at 3:00:00 am by Jasmine B.

Plan Your Upcoming Musical Adventure to Fort Wayne

Pop, rock, country, folk, soul, classical - my tastes in music swing just as far as my mood does sometimes! I like a little bit of everything depending on the day. Luckily, in Fort Wayne, I have access to any of these right at my fingertips. We've especially some treasures upcoming soon! If you're feeling the bug and looking for some live music to take it, plan out a trip around these upcoming events! 

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Posted on November 04, 2014 at 9:00:14 am by Lauren C.

A Music Junkie's Guide to Fort Wayne

If you eat, sleep and breath music you'll fall in love with Fort Wayne. There is plenty to see, hear and do music-wise in this town. Here are a few suggestions to add your to your itinerary: Wooden Nickel Music owner Bob Roets (right) will take care of you. Check out our record stories: Neat Neat Neat Records & Music caters to the music savvy consumer. Open ... More ›

Posted on August 02, 2012 at 10:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Fort Wayne Dive Bars: More Than Meets the Eye

Fort Wayne has a few under-rated night-life establishments worth checking out. Here are a few "dive bars" I recommend:

  • The Brass Rail: John Commorato Jr. and Corey Rader have owned this bar/music venue, located at 1121 Broadway, since June 2007. This 21+ place is a hot spot for music
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