Riverfront Activities

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?)…

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Boredom No More - Keep Kids Entertained this Holiday Break!

In a few short weeks, the kids are going to be home for the holiday break from school. That is both exciting (mostly for them) and daunting (for parents)... how can I keep them busy for two entire weeks? Fear not, fellow parents and caregivers. We are all in the same boat, and I'll share with…

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Festival of Trains at Science Central

Dad worked on trains from Fort Wayne's Baker Street former railroad terminal during most of my childhood. Pennsylvania, Conrail, and finally on Amtrak doing what was possibly his favorite job-conducting on passenger trains. [[endteaser]] We often accompanied him on trips and I watched him work…

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Fort Wayne Festival of Gingerbread

Run, run, as fast as you can. You can't catch me ... I'm on my way to the Festival of Gingerbread! The Festival of Gingerbread has gone on for years, and I'll admit that it took me several years before I began attending. After all, I'd already visited the History Center, where it is held. Was…

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There's more to discover at the Main Library than books!

If you haven't been to the Main branch of the Allen County Public Library, you're in for a real treat. This all-ages destination is a great place to spend a lazy afternoon. Here are a few of the highlights: The Main Library’s Jeffrey R. Krull Gallery is located directly inside the library’s…

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