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Merry and Bright

Merry & Bright

Boo to You! Halloween Happenings in Fort Wayne

Fall is upon us in Fort Wayne, and that means that Halloween is just around the corner. Whether you love the tricks or the treats of this spooky holiday, are looking for a real scare or maybe just a nice corn maze, you can find all of that and more in Fort Wayne this Halloween! For the…

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Combine Education & Fun at Johnny Appleseed Festival!

The official start of the school year has begun for most of the Fort Wayne area. I work in a school and its already time for mid-term grades to be issued! What I like as a parent and educator is that learning can happen anywhere, anytime. In my opinion historic festivals are a good use of a…

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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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Shindigz National Summer Soccer Festival 2014

With the World Cup long over, if you find yourself looking longingly for a little more soccer action, then you are in luck! The Shindigz National Summer Soccer Festival is back again! The 2014 festival will take place this weekend, August 21 - 23 at the Fort Wayne Sport Club. This year teams…

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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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Three Rivers Festival done right!

Update: For information on this year's event, visit our Festivals page. As a longtime Fort Wayne local, growing up in the Summit City, I've been to my fair share of Three Rivers Festivals. Just around the corner, July 11th-15th, it is not too early to start planning your plan of attack. Over…

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BuskerFest: A Celebration of the Street Performer

Update: For information on this year's event, visit our Festivals page. In case you didn’t already know, Last Saturdays are one of the best ways to enjoy free entertainment in the Fort. However, June’s Last Saturday will feature one of my favorite free events that Fort Wayne has to offer…

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