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Posted on October 29, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Your Guide to Fort Wayne, Indiana's Holiday Festivities

HolidayFest is a Fort Wayne, Indiana tradition that begins the week before Thanksgiving and continues until we ring in the new year. The flagship event is the Night of Lights, which is always the evening before Thanksgiving. The Night of Lights is an absolute joy and also serves as Fort Wayne's official start to the Holiday season.

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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 November 17, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Louisa D.

6 Magical Holiday Experiences in Fort Wayne

This post was updated November 2018.

Looking for something special – an activity that puts the sparkle in your day?

Fort Wayne at Christmas time is the perfect place to find a little magic.

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Posted on November 15, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Barb S.

Fort Wayne's Holiday Festivals

It’s holiday time in Fort Wayne again – time to call your inner child from the adult world and back into a familiar December fun time. Listed below are a variety of festivals, including a small number of other Christmas events which while not festivals, will provide sights and sounds to get you into the spirit of the season.

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Posted on November 08, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Nancy M.

Fort Wayne for the Holidays

*This post was updated in November 2017*
 

Having lived in nine different communities in my lifetime, I think I’m safe in saying that NOBODY does the holidays like Fort Wayne!

From lights to music, ballet and theater, to gingerbread houses to sports and even science—there’s something for everyone in our city beginning in November and running until the New Year.

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Posted on November 06, 2014 at 9:00:10 am by Holly H.

Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice at the Festival of Gingerbread

Here you will find gingerbread as far as the eye can see, however, these creations are not for tasting! The annual Festival of Gingerbread returns to The History Center November 28 through December 14 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. gingerbread This celebration attracts people of all ages, backgrounds and even ... More ›

Posted on November 30, 2013 at 4:00:00 am by Carrie M.

A Gingerbread Day

Gingerbread 2 I spent a Saturday morning with the smell of gingerbread and holiday spirit in the air. This quest started with the Gingerbread Pursuit 4 mile run. My husband, a friend, and I arrived early for packet pick-up which gave us a prime parking spot. This prevented us from having to freeze since

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Posted on November 12, 2013 at 8:00:00 am by Holly H.

Holiday Festival Series: Festival of Gingerbread

(Fort Wayne, Indiana is home to a number of holiday festival events. This is part one of a three-part series to showcase some of the most loved festivals.)

gingerbread2This 28th annual Festival of Gingerbread opens to the public on November 29, downtown at The History Center. Visitors to The History

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It’s like peeking under the Christmas tree before everyone wakes up on Christmas morning. You almost hold your breath before you look. Walking into the display room at the Fort Wayne History Center (302 East Berry Street) is like that, just before you experience the Festival of Gingerbread. Soft lights from delicate trees illuminate the Festival of Gingerbread display room. ... More ›

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