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A Festive Holiday Road Trip

The Holidays are a wonderful time of year to plan a quick getaway to Fort Wayne, Indiana! If you want to plan a fun getaway for your family, consider coming in late November when the holiday celebrations kick off! Many of our festivals and celebrations begin on November 25th with the Night of…

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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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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 the…

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Night of Lights: A Fort Wayne Tradition

As much as I close my eyes and imagine myself year-round sitting poolside in 80-degree weather, the fact of the matter is that Fort Wayne is in the Midwest. And while the sunshine and palm trees are a nice vacation, we in the Midwest love all four of our seasons. [[endteaser]] I spend a few months…

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Fort Wayne Festival of Trees

You may have visited the Embassy Theatre before, but if you haven't visited during the Festival of Trees, you owe it to yourself to visit again. The beautiful, historical space was made for this festival, filled with lights, colors, and the joy of the Christmas season. [[endteaser]] Themed…

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A Guide to Fort Wayne's Festivals

Update: For information on this year's events, visit our Festivals page. Here in Fort Wayne, we love to host a party! Many of those parties take place in the form of festivals. where we celebrate our heritage, our love of certain foods, our traditions, and our community all summer long. Here’s a list of the great festivals you won’t want to miss this year…

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