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Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Let's Go to the Ballroom and See A Mansion

Long before dancing shows made their way on to media channels, Fort Wayne's rich and famous individuals had their own stage. The glitzy and glamorous would gather at the home of John Bass's home the Brookside Mansion and head up to ballroom! [[endteaser]] Located on the top floor, the ballroom is a…

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Breakfast with Santa at the Embassy

Some people say Christmas is for kids. That is certainly true at Breakfast with Santa at the Embassy Theatre in downtown Fort Wayne. [[endteaser]] The Embassy Theatre is a glamorous historic building that might not seem like the perfect place for tots. But for decades the staff has put together this…

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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 his…

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Get in the Holiday Mood with Christmas Lightings

Lights! Pretty Lights! Pretty Christmas Lights! Do you love pretty Christmas lights like my family? My nephews love Christmas lights! I hope your loved ones do, too! [[endteaser]] Christmas ceremonies are a great way for the whole family to see pretty lights and soak up the season. The Summit City…

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Snow, Pine and Poinsettias for Christmas

It's a cozy feeling, looking up and seeing snow gathering on a glass roof while you're inside with poinsettias. And at the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, winter time will be full of snow, wildlife and plenty of plants, all prepared to help you enjoy the holiday season. The display…

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