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Posted on November 07, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jaclyn G.

Seasonal Sweet Treats in Fort Wayne, Indiana

One way Fort Wayne, Indiana restaurants prepare for the holiday season is serving up special, seasonal treats. From desserts to coffees to cocktails, here are some of our favorite ways to sample the tastes of the season.

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Posted on October 29, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jessica B.

Your Guide to Fort Wayne, Indiana's Holiday Festivities

HolidayFest is a Fort Wayne, Indiana tradition that begins the week before Thanksgiving and continues until we ring in the new year. The flagship event is the Night of Lights, which is always the evening before Thanksgiving. The Night of Lights is an absolute joy and also serves as Fort Wayne's official start to the Holiday season.

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Posted on November 14, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

Fort Wayne Holiday Shopping Guide

Fort Wayne is a fun place to visit during the holidays. With Night of Lights kicking things off the night before Thanksgiving, along with the Fantasy of Lights at Franke Park, The Festival of Gingerbread at the History Center, and the Festival of Trees at the Embassy Theatre, there is so much to see and do. But in the back of everyone’s mind at this time of year is holiday shopping. You likely have lists upon lists of items to get for family and friends.​

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Posted on December 04, 2013 at 8:00:26 am by Amanda R.

Visit Santa Claus – in Oz!

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There’s a little bit of red and white on the yellow brick road to Emerald City this Christmas!

Fort Wayne Youtheatre is preparing for Santa Claus in Oz, written and directed by Harvey Cocks. Consisting of the original cast of characters from The Wizard of Oz, this play features Santa Claus

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Update: Visit the Fort Wayne Museum of Art page for the latest events.

Sometimes bleak winter weekends can be difficult to entertain kids, and getting them out of the house can be the best solution to boredom. On Sunday, December 1, put this on your family to do list: Festivity! at the Fort

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Posted on November 22, 2013 at 8:00:10 am by Katie R.

Kick off the Holiday Season at Night of Lights 2014!

nol One of the biggest memories I have from my childhood is going downtown to look at the big Santa with his Reindeer on the side of the (now) PNC building on Christmas Eve - snow on the ground, hot chocolate in my little hands, and oo-ing and ahh-ing with my brothers about the twinkling lights. ... More ›

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