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Spring Activities

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 indulge…

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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: Lunch on the Plaza: Catch food trucks and great local music acts downtown at Freimann Square 11:30 p.m. - 1:30…

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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 the…

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Brickworld is back in Fort Wayne and you can WIN TICKETS!

Such a simple design - rectangular interlocking blocks in bright primary colors - revolutionized the way many children played. The LEGO quickly became a staple of childhood and now we can't imagine growing up without them. LEGOs are not just for kids anymore, though. People of all ages will…

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Best Doggone Chili Challenge

Chili is a classic American food - a real stick to your ribs kind of meal. Over the years countless recipes for this delicious treat have developed, and now, only one question remains: who makes the best chili? Fort Wayne is trying to find out who makes the best chili in town with the first…

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Lefthanders rejoice! LeftFest a celebration of the southpaw

Come celebrate International Lefthanders Day on August 13 with Fort Wayne’s Leftfest! At 4005 South Wayne Ave. there will be fun and festivities all day from 1:00 – 7: 00 p.m. The event is meant to celebrate southpaws and raise awareness of the challenges they face adapting to a world…

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Chalk Walk 2014 - The Beauty Beneath our Feet

With the Three Rivers Festival fast approaching, that also means this year's Chalk Walk is just around the corner. One of the favorite events in the festival, the Chalk Walk, brings tens of thousands of visitors to the streets of Fort Wayne to watch the artists creating mind-bending…

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