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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 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 January 23, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Sarah D.

6 Ways to Enjoy Winter in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Fort Wayne has a lot to offer during winter time with a growing downtown scene, kid-friendly attractions, sports events, and other activities. Visitors can participate in some of the local favorites like ice skating at Headwaters Park and attending Komets games or can go to a newer event that

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Posted on November 22, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Alma S.

Kid-Friendly Holiday Activities in Fort Wayne

Check off some of your holiday shopping, and also enjoy some time out with your family creating memories and enjoying Fort Wayne's holiday activities.

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Posted on August 11, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Behind the Scenes Tours in Fort Wayne

Do you want to feed the penguins at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo? Or maybe you want to learn more about the Embassy Theatre, or see the actual newspapers that talked about Abraham Lincoln when he was in office? Then you should explore some of the back stage tours that Fort Wayne has to offer.

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Posted on June 30, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Alma S.

Affordable Family Weekend Getaway in Fort Wayne

If you are looking for a fun weekend destination, Fort Wayne is a great place to stay and play. With so many great accommodations, ample parking options, attractions, activities, and food options, there is something for every budget.

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Posted on June 28, 2017 at 8:00:00 pm by Emma C.

New Space Observatory Offers Free Stargazing

After over 20 years of working out of a storage shed, the Fort Wayne Astronomical Society shoot for the stars and fundraised $248,000 to construct a new, modern, public astronomical observatory in Jefferson Township Park.

Now the society is using this unique, state of the art facility to give

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Posted on May 12, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Louisa D.

How to Enjoy Fort Wayne with Grandkids

Are you here in the Summit City to see your grandchildren? Or will they be coming to meet you for a visit? Need something to do? Then are in the right place. Fort Wayne has plenty of kid-and-adult interesting spots to see. Check these out!

Outdoors

How about having a picnic outside, or

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Posted on April 20, 2017 at 12:00:00 pm by Susan B.

What's New at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo for 2017?

When my girls were little, there were few more anticipated days than the opening of the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo each year. Actually though, even now with teenagers, the zoo's opening day still sparks excitement. 

It's springtime: a beautiful season in Fort Wayne. Trees, flowers, and bulbs are blooming. There's a fresh smell in the air, and you can finally leave your winter coat at home. Whether you have toddlers, teens, or are enjoying your golden years -- or none of the above --  there's no better place to spend a spring day than at our zoo. 

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