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Summer in Fort Wayne

The Best Summer Festival Weekends

NOTE: Due to COVID-19 prevention measures, many of these festivals will not take place in 2020. Please mark your calendars to celebrate in 2021! Calling all music lovers, adventurous spirits, culture celebrators, or anyone looking for an action-packed weekend away: from June to August Fort Wayne, Indiana comes alive with festivals almost every weekend. Find the perfect festival to keep you busy from the moment you get here…

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Parking in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Where can I park in Fort Wayne, Indiana? What is the parking in downtown Fort Wayne like? These are bothfrequently asked questions that any visitor has when exploring a new city or area…

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Two Great Concerts at Foellinger Theatre

The Foellinger Theatre's 2016 concert series is insane! Fort Wayne, Indiana, is proud to host a "who's who" of rock ‘n' roll legends all summer long. The lineup kicks off this month with Ann and Nancy Wilson - aka Heart - hitting the stage on Friday, May 13 and the "Spend the Night With Alice…

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Top 5 Reasons Creative Types love Fort Wayne

It is often said that creative pursuits are solitary ones and that the life of an artist is a lonely one. In reality, artists thrive off of other artists. Painters can inspire writers who can spark an idea for a lyric to a song which a photographer listens to as she rearranges perceptions and…

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Hotel California – A Salute to the Eagles

On a dark desert highway Cool wind in my hair Warm smell of colitas Rising up through the air Up ahead in the distance I saw a shimmering light My head grew heavy and my sight grew dim I had to stop for the night. Who would guess the lyrics to Hotel California were written to alert the…

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Midnight Special

Among the many ‘A Summer to Remember’ concerts offered at the Foellinger Theatre, Midnight Special would be top of my list! I’ll admit I recall hearing these songs on the radio at the time of their release, but hat’s OK because they were my Dreamy Song Groups (Meaning I got all dewy-eyed…

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Starship featuring Mickey Thomas

The Foellinger Theatre continues to bring the best Rock and Roll music of the past to the Fort Wayne community. On July 14, Starship will appear in concert at 8:00 p.m. Starship was not the band’s original name. The group began in the 1960s when, as Jefferson Airplane, it debuted on August…

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Free Family Fun at the Foellinger Theatre

So, the kids are out of school…wait, THE KIDS ARE OUT OF SCHOOL?!?! This means, that if we want to have fun, I also have to be willing to drop a decent amount of cash. OR, you can read my series of blogs that will help keep your summer eventful without breaking the bank (I will try to keep…

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Divapalooza

The voices of Aretha Franklin, Janis Joplin and Bette Midler are magnificent on their own. Put them together on one stage and you have a group of female vocal artists like none other. What is this trio of tribute artists called? Divapalooza! Their musical range runs the gamut from rhythm and…

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