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Summer in Fort Wayne

Locally Loved: Cara Hall, Owner of Fort Wayne Outfitters

There is no one more in the know about Fort Wayne’s riverfront and river activities than Cara Hall, whose life, business, and passion focus on celebrating outdoor recreation and riverfront fun! Owner of Fort Wayne Outfitters, Cara Hall can, most days, be found finding products to sell in her store, renting equipment, or out on one of Fort Wayne’s three rivers paddling…

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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. Where to Bird Watch in Fort Wayne, Indiana According to Jeff…

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Locally Loved: Stephanie Burton, Fort Wayne Painter

Art runs deep in Stephanie Burton’s life. Her mother has been involved with Fort Wayne’s arts community for as long as she can remember, and is a major influence on Burton’s painting. Burton may not have attended college to focus on art, but Fisk University provided the perfect inspiration for finding her voice and celebrating her culture as a Black woman, which she shares with us through painting at Love, Lucine…

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Top 6 Can't Miss Family-Friendly Holiday Events in Fort Wayne

It may be hard to believe, but the season of dashing through the snow, and having a holly jolly Christmas is upon us. While I know there are many people who are dreaming of warmer weather and summer fun, I for one, am thrilled to usher in Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, and Vixen (and all of the other reindeer, of course)…

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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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Fort Wayne, Indiana's Best Fall Trails

If you've complained about theheat and humidity this summer, you'll be glad to welcome cooler fall weather. Autumn in Fort Wayne, Indiana is a wonderful time to see -- and photograph -- some beautiful trees, flowers, and wildlife…

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A Perfect Spring Day in Fort Wayne, Indiana

The rising sun touches the pillow, coming a little earlier each day, beckoning me to a beautiful early spring morning. Though not often a morning person, I am drawn outside to a peaceful start to what is sure to be a wonderful day; a cool breeze is blowing, the cheery cardinal is singing, and a bright goldfinch stops by the feeder as I sip my tea and plan my day. …

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A Day Full of Winter Fun in Fort Wayne, Indiana!

As pretty as the winter days are, sometimes it’s challenging finding fun activities or new places to visit. However, just because it’s winter, doesn’t mean you can’t have fun. Fort Wayne has plenty to offer visitors, whether you’re looking for indoor activities, outdoor activities, or even winter activities that you can enjoy solo…

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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 the…

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