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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 February 19, 2018 at 10:00:00 am by Susan B.

Free Tours in Fort Wayne, Indiana

As a child in school, I always loved field trips. Sure, I could read my science book to learn how milk is pasteurized. But there was something special about getting to see the process at a local dairy.

If you enjoy first-hand experiences too, you'll be happy to know that there are several Fort Wayne businesses that will let you look around and learn for free.

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The Vera Bradley Annual Outlet Sale will be here before you know it! Starting January 22, you can grab your tickets for your friends and start planning a girlfriends’ getaway to Fort Wayne.

Once you cross the sale off your bucket list, you'll want to check out the many other fun activities happening around Fort Wayne that week!

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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 May 10, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Molly M.

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?)

If the weather isn't on our side, there is no reason to stay home; there are many things in Fort Wayne to do on rainy days. Here is a rainy day checklist you can use for all ages on those showery days.​

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Posted on December 30, 2015 at 5:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Warm your body, soul at these Fort Wayne establishments

Is there anything better than a warm beverage on a chilly day? I think not. As someone who's always cold, I am always looking for ways to get and stay warm. Whether coffee, tea, or fancy drinks are your thing, Fort Wayne is home to plenty of cozy cafes and restaurants sure to hit the spot.

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Posted on December 03, 2015 at 3:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Free in Fort Wayne: Winter Edition

*This post was updated in November 2017.*

 

During the summer, it may be great to get out and enjoy the weather and catch a quick and cheap bite from a food truck, but during the winter, it can be hard to even want to get out of the house. The Midwest winter months can be brutal, but we can make it a little better with many free and nearly free options.

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Posted on October 14, 2014 at 10:00:24 am by Lauren C.

Fort Wayne is your place for girlfriend getaways

When was the last time you really let your hair down with some girlfriends? Chances are, it wasn't recent enough. Why not let loose with a change of scenery? Fort Wayne has plenty to offer women of all ages for girlfriend getaways. Here are a few of my recommendations, in no particular order: ... More ›

Posted on October 02, 2014 at 10:00:20 am by Lauren C.

DeBrand Fine Chocolates tours are a sweet deal

Guests of all ages love the samples! Chocolate, especially good chocolate, has the power to unite people from all walks of life. Most people can't get enough of the sweet stuff. I know I can't! Fortunately for chocolate lovers, DeBrand Fine Chocolates provides a firsthand look at the delicious production process. (Samples, ... More ›

Posted on September 24, 2013 at 9:00:11 am by Lauren C.

Indulge your senses at Rudy's Wine & Chocolate

Give me wine or chocolate and I'm pleased. Give me wine AND chocolate and I'm in heaven. Lucky for me(and you), Rudy's Wine & Chocolate, a stone's throw from Parkview Field, has both! I fell in love with this place at first glance. The establishment is in a renovated historic house, which ... More ›

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