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Tag - Coney Island

Posted on October 30, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Abby O.

Fun Things to Do for Teens in Fort Wayne

There are many fun things for young adults to do in Fort Wayne throughout the year. These 5 fun activities will have you out of the house and enjoying the city for many weekends throughout the season.

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If you are looking for an affordable family getaway, Fort Wayne is full of family-friendly activities that won't break the bank. From unique events and festivals to the #1 and #2 attractions in Indiana, your affordable weekend itinerary in Fort Wayne awaits!

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Posted on April 26, 2016 at 4:00:00 am by Molly M.

Old World Fort Wayne

Did you know that 2016 marks the bicentennial year for Indiana? This exciting milestone has prompted me to explore more of Fort Wayne's history and the places that have given Fort Wayne its unique character.

Although many establishments have come and gone, there are places in Fort Wayne that

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Posted on March 22, 2016 at 4:00:00 am by Katie R.

MY 5 Can't Miss Things-To-Do in Fort Wayne

I'm a huge champion for Fort Wayne. Born and raised in the Summit City, I left briefly for college, but always knew I would, and wanted to, end up back home to grow my life. Fast forward a little and I am married, looking to buy a house to completely solidify my roots in town and work and participate in a growing and thriving community that makes me proud to call this city my home!

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Posted on August 20, 2014 at 10:00:58 am by Katie R.

Make it a day date in Fort Wayne!

IMG_0698 I'll admit it, sometimes it's easy to get stuck in a date night rut and do the same things each time the idea of going out comes up. I grow a little tired of the run of the mill Friday/Saturday night date. They seem to all turn out the same - dinner at a local restaurant, a movie out ... More ›

Posted on September 20, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Michelle M.

Where Foodies Go in Fort Wayne

If you're a foodie or even a wanna be foodie (or you just really like to eat!), we've sourced great local places for you to try. From pizza and a beer, to delicious desserts, we're sure you'll find something extra special in these Fort Wayne gems. pizza

Za! Fort Wayne does pizza right! Whether

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Posted on May 02, 2013 at 9:44:11 am by Michelle M.

Food. Fort Wayne Style.

Chicago has the deep-dish pizza and the Chicago style hot dog (no ketchup!). Indianapolis is known for the shrimp cocktail at St. Elmo’s. Philly is known for the cheesesteak. What is Fort Wayne known for? We’ve asked the locals and have a list of must try foods you shouldn’t leave town ... More ›

Posted on February 06, 2013 at 9:00:56 am by Shane G.

Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island - What’s not to Love?

Now this place you’ve got to see. Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island sold its first hotdog in September of 1914, and in the nearly 100 years since then, generations of Fort Wayne residents have come to consider it not just a restaurant, but a tradition. But it's status as a cultural landmark ... More ›

Posted on November 15, 2012 at 9:02:46 am by Heather S.

Holiday Tradition: Hot Dogs and Reindeer

It has been a family tradition of ours for as long as I can remember. As a child, my grandfather would bring me downtown to enjoy a Coney Island hot dog under the lights of Santa and his reindeer. Now, as a mom, I make sure my family never misses the opportunity to make the same memory. This ... More ›

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