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Merry and Bright

Merry & Bright

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…

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Lefthanders rejoice! LeftFest a celebration of the southpaw

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…

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Local production of "Hairspray" set to impress

In its 16th year, the Fort Wayne Summer Music Theater will be putting on a production of the classic hit, Hairspray. The musical will be held at IPFW's Williams Theater Thursday, July 10 - Saturday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, July 13 at 2:00 p.m. The story itself is not new, and in fact…

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Putt-Putt Fun Center – Something for Everyone

Those colorful animals – any small child will want to know more about them. I did. There was a tall giraffe, a zebra, and an elephant that stood on top of something – a mountain? - behind the Arby’s restaurant. And then, I went miniature golfing. Today, Putt-Putt Fun Center on Speedway Drive…

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Chalk Walk 2014 - The Beauty Beneath our Feet

With the Three Rivers Festival fast approaching, that also means this year's Chalk Walk is just around the corner. One of the favorite events in the festival, the Chalk Walk, brings tens of thousands of visitors to the streets of Fort Wayne to watch the artists creating mind-bending…

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Three Rivers Festival done right!

Update: For information on this year's event, visit our Festivals page. As a longtime Fort Wayne local, growing up in the Summit City, I've been to my fair share of Three Rivers Festivals. Just around the corner, July 11th-15th, it is not too early to start planning your plan of attack. Over…

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Overcome Those Winter Doldrums

A wonderful gift comes with the mature years… grandchildren! And not only do the young ones bring joy to the elders, the feeling is mutual. That grand connection provides the kiddos with something special. Some may call it spoiling; we call it making memories. It’s been a long winter, and…

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Hidden Fort Wayne: One of the Best Places to Play in the Snow!

Located just southeast of downtown Fort Wayne is one of the best kept secrets around- a hidden-in-plain-sight treasure that it seems only the surrounding neighborhood kids have been lucky enough to find. Its official name is Ivan Lebamoff Reservoir Park, but the local kids (and adults!) know it…

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