Riverfront Activities

Johnny Appleseed Festival Food Guide

The air glistens with the smell of apples and German roasted almonds. You can hear in the distances, the shouts from various re-enactments and colonial performances. Do you go to the farmer's market? Maybe a food booth filled with luscioustreats? …

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Your Fort Wayne, Indiana Fall Festival Preview

Fort Wayne, Indiana is known for our festivals. Almost every weekend from June to August you can enjoy a summer festival, yet the fun doesn’t stop after August. From period-authentic festivals,Halloween festivities, and frightening fun there are many weekends perfect for a fall trip to Fort Wayne, Indiana…

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Johnny Appleseed's Legacy Lives On in Fort Wayne

Johnny Appleseed is a major cultural icon here in Fort Wayne. From the TinCaps baseball team to the epic Johnny Appleseed Festival every September, the man who planted apple trees and walked through much of Ohio and Indiana has left a legacy here that many like to recall…

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Did you Know this about Fort Wayne? Part 2

In the next edition of Fort Wayne facts, we delve into an author who once called Fort Wayne home, and you can learn more about the growth of Fort Wayne! If you missed the first part of the series, discover more about Fort Wayne's historyhere…

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Celebrate the return of fall at the Johnny Appleseed Festival

If you're from Fort Wayne, you know that the "official" start of fall is the Johnny Appleseed Festival. The smell of fresh popped caramel corn, the sounds of the revolutionary marching band marching through Johnny Appleseed Park, the first taste of homemade apple dumplings, and a barrage of fall…

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