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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 August 25, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Elaina R.

Celebrating the Arts in Fort Wayne this August/September

August may be almost over, but never fear! There’s plenty of artsy summer fun left, and fall has a lot in store as well. As a performing artist living in Fort Wayne, here’s what I’m most excited about hearing and seeing in the next few months.

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Posted on June 09, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Emily L.

Riverpalooza 2016 - Fort Wayne

What is it?

Riverpalooza, in its second year in Fort Wayne, is a free festival with live music, food trucks, and the piece de resistance…dragon boat races.  Last year kicked off the first ever Riverpalooza with 25 teams competing. 

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Posted on May 23, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Nancy M.

Did you Know this about Fort Wayne? Part 2

In the next edition of Fort Wayne facts, we delve into an author who once called Fort Wayne home, and you can learn more about the growth of Fort Wayne! If you missed the first part of the series, discover more about Fort Wayne's history here.

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Posted on May 20, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Susan B.

Celebrate 35 Years of Fort Wayne's Germanfest

In the mood for a little Essen, Trinken, and Gemutlicheit? You'll find it at Germanfest, celebrating its 35th year June 5-12 in Fort Wayne.

Headwaters Park and Beyond

Germanfest is centered around Headwaters Park, where you'll find the festival pavilion and bier tent. This is where you can

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Posted on May 18, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get out and about this June in Fort Wayne!

Fort Wayne really comes alive in the summer. There are plenty of activities sure to appeal to a wide variety of interests and ages. Here are a few to add to your "must do" list:

Germanfest Lunch on the Plaza Logo TinCaps Baseball Game
Lunch on the Plaza: Catch food trucks and great local music acts downtown at Freimann Square 11:30 p.m. -
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Posted on April 05, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Kickstart your Summer in Fort Wayne!

Kickstart is a month-long celebration of all things fitness, arts, music, and definitely bikes that will help you kick off a great and healthy summer. Attend the Kickstart events to enjoy bikes and outdoor activities and celebrate the art, music and theater community in Fort Wayne. Throughout

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Posted on November 14, 2015 at 4:00:00 am by Jessa C.

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

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Posted on November 06, 2015 at 5:00:00 am by Susan B.

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.



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Kickstart Fort Wayne kicked off in a big way last year with the inaugural Kickstart festival! A celebration of bikes, art and music in downtown Fort Wayne, Kickstart is ready to become the official start of summer festival in its second year! On Saturday, May16, the Main Street Arts Campus ... More ›

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