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From the blossoming downtown to the thriving culinary scene to the vast network of parks, there's a lot to explore in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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Posted on March 16, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Louisa D.

The Best Bird Watching Spots in Fort Wayne, Indiana

If you’re interested in bird-friendly habitats, then Fort Wayne, Indiana is the place to be. Designated in 2014 as a Bird Town Indiana by the Indiana Audubon Society, Fort Wayne has met criteria that make it especially bird-friendly.

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Posted on January 22, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Viv S.

2 Cross-Country Skiing Spots in Fort Wayne

Enjoying winter sports like cross-country skiing is certainly not a problem in northeast Indiana, and it’s looking as though this season is going to provide the 4 inches of snow necessary for skiing at local parks.

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Posted on May 11, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Family Fun in Fort Wayne

So you're coming to Fort Wayne for a visit - any ideas on what you'll do for fun? Whether you're taking a break from visiting relatives or packing something in for the kids between business trips, Fort Wayne has something for every family need. Come check us out!

Maybe you're just interested

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Posted on January 11, 2016 at 5:00:00 am by Emily L.

Winter - The Lesser Season?

"I read, much of the night, and go south in Winter." - T.S. Eliot

While Mr. Eliot had the luxury of going south in Winter, not all of us are able. But, I have decided after the better part of 40 years living in a cold place, I will stop fighting the natural flow of the seasons (and wishing I was some place warm), and try to find beauty in the cold and the snow.

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So, I admit my belt is the teeniest bit tighter than it was before the holidays. That's the hard part.

The easy part was making a trip to Fox Island County Park in southwest Allen County to take care of the problem.

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Posted on February 13, 2015 at 7:01:00 am by Holley T.

5 Family Friendly Ways to Beat the Winter Blues

When the weather is cold, it can be tough to fill the days, but there is so much to do in Fort Wayne. Check out these top 5 ways to keep everyone entertained and beat the winter blahs!

1. Sledding at Franke Park or cross country skiing at Fox Island

The Fort Wayne parks don't stop just because

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Posted on October 29, 2013 at 9:00:10 am by Holly H.

Enjoy Fort Wayne Area Parks this Fall (Part 2 of 3)

Our three-part series on Fort Wayne parks continues today with a look at Fox Island County Park. This park resides within Allen County which is the county seat for Fort Wayne, Indiana. foxisland1 Step outside the city limits to enjoy a day with nature -- all 605 acres of it! Nearly 300 acres of the ... More ›

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