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Posted on July 23, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jennifer B.

Discover Fort Wayne, Indiana's Vibrant Culture

Fort Wayne is a very colorful city.  Besides the beauty of the trees in autumn, the lights at Christmastime, and the colorful flowers of the many parks in springtime, there are many other “colorful” things about our fair city. To represent that, here are a few of those colorful attractions.

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Posted on January 20, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Action-Packed Winter Fun in Fort Wayne

While summertime has really blossomed in Fort Wayne, featuring festivals almost every week, live outdoor music events, TinCaps baseball, and activities on the river, there is no shortage of activities during the winter. Fort Wayne is home to several minor league sports teams that provide family-friendly fun even when the weather turns cold.

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Get ready to watch the toughest men and women skate it out at the annual Spring Roll, the culmination of another successful roller derby season! Brought to you by Fort Wayne, Indiana’s own Fort Wayne Derby Girls, this spring event features more than 20 teams, including both all-female and ... More ›

Posted on January 29, 2014 at 9:00:00 am by Michelle M.

Fort Wayne Derby Girls

derbygirls Fort Wayne is full of sports team and one of the local favorites if the Fort Wayne Derby Girls, Fort Wayne’s only (and Indiana’s first) flat track roller derby league. If you’ve never taken in a roller derby match I highly recommend it. These ladies are exceptional athletes and bring there

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Time flies! It’s hard to believe The Fort Wayne Derby Girls are gearing up for the 5th Annual Spring Roll. As a former member of the Roller Derby league, I remember planning the first back in 2008. The tournament has grown tremendously since then. In 2008, it featured only a handful of ... More ›

Posted on October 03, 2012 at 8:23:06 am by Amber F.

5th Annual Bust a Move for Breast Cancer

Five years ago, the Fort Wayne Derby Girls undertook an ambitious project, and it has grown into one of the most popular fundraisers in our area. Partnering with Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, the Fort Wayne Derby Girls will host the 5th Annual Bust a Move, a live art auction, to ... More ›

Posted on May 08, 2012 at 10:51:18 am by Amber F.

Fort Wayne Derby Girls Host Spring Roll

The Fort Wayne Derby Girls (FWDG) have been bringing hard-hitting, charity-driven roller derby action to the Summit City since 2005. An all female, flat track roller derby league with over forty members, FWDG hosts its home bouts at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum from January through ... More ›

Posted on April 13, 2012 at 10:40:38 am by Holly H.

2012 Derby Girls Roller Derby Season in Full Swing

There's still time left this season to experience Indiana’s first and Fort Wayne’s only all-female, flat track roller derby league, the Fort Wayne Derby Girls.

There are two home bouts left, on April 21 against The Chicago Outfit, and May 12 against the Killamazoo Derby Darlins, both held at

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