Spring Break at the Botanical Conservatory

Spring Activities

Fort Wayne in Bloom This Spring

It’s getting to that time of year when you are absolutely ready to see budding plants, flowers, and trees. Happily, Fort Wayne has plenty of public spaces where you can stop to smell the roses, tiptoe through the tulips, or stop and snap a photo. Here are a few of the spots where you can find some springtime sensations…

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Veterans Day in Fort Wayne

This Veterans Day, we join as a country and a community to thank the men and women who have served the United States.In Fort Wayne, Indiana, this day is marked with celebrations, ceremonies, and special offerings from local businesses. …

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Take a Tour of Fort Wayne's Parks!

When you visit a city, you often look at all the activities you can “do” but have you ever thought about the places where you can “be”? That’s what the Fort Wayne Parks are all about. In 2011, the Gallup and Knight’s Foundation conducted a “Soul of the Community” study and found that our parks are among our greatest strengths…

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Soak up Summer in Fort Wayne with these 12 Activities

We are in the middle of summer, and it's not too late for you to enjoy a vacation, getaway, or long weekend! Sometimes when you take a family vacation, and it’s over, you long for the joy you felt making the memories. Fear not, there is still a way to make some great memories. Soak up some time with your family with some of these 12 easy and fun activities! …

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My Fort Wayne Favorite - Lions Park

Folks who live in Fort Wayne, Indiana, have a lot to be proud of, not the least of which is our amazing park system. My favorite park – and honestly, my favorite place in the city – is Lions Park. One of the city’s many neighborhood parks, you can find it at the intersection of Carew Street…

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Parks, Playgrounds, and More Outdoor fun in Fort Wayne

After a record-setting winter, Fort Wayne is ready to welcome the warm months of summer with open arms. The city comes to life in the summer with festivals, attractions, concerts, and more. But on days when the sun is shining and nothing special is happening in the city, there is still a lot…

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Enjoy the Tulips at Foster Park!

My favorite part of spring is the flowers that bloom. I never used to pay much attention to which flowers bloomed when—now I know that bulbs are planted in fall and bloom in spring. I love them all—tulips, daffodils, hyacinths, and all of their variations. I love tulips so much that I…

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Everyone's Welcome at Fort Wayne's Boundless Playground!

As summer draws to a close many of us will tuck away fond memories of playing outdoors with our children. We’ll remember laughing, climbing, hanging from the jungle gym and much more. Unfortunately, playing at the playground is much more difficult for children who’s physical abilities are…

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