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Posted on June 03, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Nancy M.

Explore Fort Wayne with the Indiana Byways Project

As I began researching this blog post I quickly realized how much of Indiana I've missed in my 10 years here. That's going to change beginning this summer! And with the help of the Indiana Byways Bicentennial Legacy project, it's going to be pretty easy.

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Posted on October 07, 2015 at 3:01:00 am by Holley T.

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

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Posted on November 06, 2014 at 9:00:10 am by Holly H.

Sugar, Spice and Everything Nice at the Festival of Gingerbread

Here you will find gingerbread as far as the eye can see, however, these creations are not for tasting! The annual Festival of Gingerbread returns to The History Center November 28 through December 14 in Fort Wayne, Indiana. gingerbread This celebration attracts people of all ages, backgrounds and even ... More ›

Posted on October 23, 2014 at 10:00:41 am by Amanda R.

Stoner’s Funstore Offers Fun for Any Occasion!

With Halloween just around the corner, come check out Stoner’s Funstore for your last-minute costume, accessories, and any other dress-up needs! Named after the owner Dick Stoner, a nationally-renowned magician, Stoner’s has been in downtown Fort Wayne since 1949, but I visited this store for ... More ›

Posted on September 03, 2014 at 6:44:05 am by Holly H.

Say Goodbye to Summer with The Beach Boys

Summer is quickly coming to a close but there’s still some fun to be had. Join the original “boy band” for a one of a kind concert TONIGHT in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Beach Boys will perform live Wednesday, September 3 at the Foellinger Theatre. Tickets are on sale now and start at $39 each. ... More ›

Posted on September 02, 2014 at 10:00:54 am by Holley T.

Best Doggone Chili Challenge

Chili is a classic American food - a real stick to your ribs kind of meal. Over the years countless recipes for this delicious treat have developed, and now, only one question remains: who makes the best chili? Fort Wayne is trying to find out who makes the best chili in town with the first ... More ›

Posted on August 17, 2014 at 10:00:03 am by Holley T.

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Festival guaranteed to keep you busy

We've all heard the old adage, "They don't make 'em like they used to." While you may debate the validity of that statement at times, I think we can all agree that as far as cars go, there is no question. Come out to celebrate the art of classic cars at the Auburn-Cord Duesenberg Festival. ... More ›

Update: As of 2017, Tanglewood Berry Farm is no longer in operation.

Tanglewood Berry Farm, located in southwest Fort Wayne on Hadley Rd., is a family-owned USDA-certified organic farm. Known regionally for its expansive selection of strawberries, raspberries and blackberries, Tanglewood is

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Posted on August 07, 2014 at 9:50:33 am by Holley T.

Summer of Glass II at the Museum of Art

There is saying that a picture is worth a thousand words, but when it comes to the glass exhibits at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, nothing could be further from the truth. This year's Summer of Glass II exhibits are worth every penny of a visit. The museum is hosting the 42nd Annual ... More ›

Posted on August 05, 2014 at 10:05:45 am by Holley T.

Lefthanders rejoice! LeftFest a celebration of the southpaw

holiblog left hand 2 Come celebrate International Lefthanders Day on August 13 with Fort Wayne’s Leftfest! At 4005 South Wayne Ave. there will be fun and festivities all day from 1:00 – 7: 00 p.m. The event is meant to celebrate southpaws and raise awareness of the challenges they face adapting to a world ... More ›

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