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Posted on November 18, 2014 at 5:00:00 am by Katie R.

Have a Holly Jolly time during Holly Trolley Shopping!

HTSOn Saturday, November 29 you can discover downtown and all of the local shops it has to offer during the Downtown Improvement District's annual Holly Trolley Shopping Day! Park, shop and ride the FREE trollies from 11am-5pm and check out unique offerings from local businesses both right ... More ›

Posted on December 13, 2013 at 9:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Winter Sights Downtown

Elves decorate the Christmas tree and answer the telephone in one of the windows at the Embassy Theater and Indiana Hotel Lobby. There’s just a touch of snow in the air – that frosty nip that makes you think of tinsel and pine and warm cinnamon. That means its Christmas time here in Fort Wayne, and Christmas time means light displays. While there are a dizzying variety of illuminations and inflatables that you can use

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It’s like peeking under the Christmas tree before everyone wakes up on Christmas morning. You almost hold your breath before you look. Walking into the display room at the Fort Wayne History Center (302 East Berry Street) is like that, just before you experience the Festival of Gingerbread. Soft lights from delicate trees illuminate the Festival of Gingerbread display room. ... More ›

Posted on November 20, 2012 at 4:15:38 am by Holly H.

Festival of Trains Kicks Off Holiday Season

All aboard for one of my favorite Fort Wayne traditions that helps kick off the holiday season. The Festival of Trains returns for its 14th year to Science Central November 23 through 25 in downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana. This holiday event features a multitude of model trains presented by ... More ›

Posted on November 18, 2011 at 4:14:39 am by Holly H.

Festival of Trees is a Hallmark of the Holidays

The kickoff to the holiday season would not be complete without a visit to the 27th Annual Embassy Festival of Trees which runs from November 23 through 30 at the historic Embassy Theatre in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne. Patrons will find beautifully decorated holiday pine trees lining ... More ›

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