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Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

10 Can't Miss Attractions in Fort Wayne

A new year has arrived, and it's time to make plans for a year of travel. How about deciding on 10 places to go in Fort Wayne this year? When you're planning a trip to Fort Wayne, these attractions promise you something great on your next visit…

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Discover Fort Wayne

Every so often, Visit Fort Wayne has the opportunity to participate and help direct area school projects. Similar to last year, the Marketing Department at Visit Fort Wayne had the great opportunity to host a fun project for a group of 7th-grade students at Towles New Tech. The students were tasked…

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Our 16 Favorite #MyFortWayne Photos in 2016

As we say goodbye to 2016, Visit Fort Wayne would like to thank everyone who shared their #MyFortWayne photos with us on Instagram! When we started #MyFortWayne earlier this year, we were inspired to see Indiana’s second-largest city from your eyes and lenses. And you didn’t disappoint…

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Fort Wayne: A Great Civilization

From time to time, Visit Fort Wayne has the great opportunity to gain a new perspective of Fort Wayne from younger generations. Recently, we had the chance to learn the various ways Fort Wayne is a great civilization from the 7th Grade class at Towles New Tech, thanks to their teacher Ms. McFarthing! The students were tasked with creating short videos that showcase what makes Fort Wayne a great civilization, and would convince others to visit Fort Wayne.​…

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7 Things to Consider When Moving to Fort Wayne

In my adult life, I’ve lived in communities as small as 3700 and as large as Denver.Fort Wayne in my mind is an ideal size city. It’s large enough to have a variety of activities, but not so large that you can’t get involved and make a difference…

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Explore Fort Wayne Virtually!

Hooray! Visit Fort Wayne just launched their new 360 Virtual Tour! The 360 Virtual Tour will allow visitors to get a better feel of the city and all of our great attractions and activities. The tour offers an immersive virtual experience of Fort Wayne where you can discover the community's…

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Rise 'n Roll Bakery: Much More Than Donuts

Recently a Rise 'n Roll Bakery and Deli popped up in Southwest Fort Wayne. Even before I stepped foot in the door, I'd heard a lot of buzz about the amazing donuts they were cooking up. So, I decided to check it out for myself. I was in for a real surprise! Not only does Rise 'n Roll turn out some…

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Finding your roots - Genealogists love Fort Wayne

With more and more easy to access tools like Ancestry.com, delving into family history is becoming a popular past time. There is a network now for people from all over the world to share what they've learned, and then potentially even connect with long lost relatives. It is no longer a niche hobby…

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