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Posted on May 17, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Kayleen R.

Celebrate Memorial Day in Fort Wayne!

Enjoy Memorial Day in Fort Wayne with some of these fun activities. Plan an afternoon out or make it a full day of fun with the family. Plan your weekend by browsing the Visit Fort Wayne Trip Ideas!

Saturday, May 28

Farmers Market


YLNI Farmers Market - Previously called the Barr Street Market. This

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Posted on July 16, 2014 at 10:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Picnic Grounds and Peace

The Veteran’s Memorial National Shrine - it’s peaceful. There’s a gravel parking area, bordered by sawed-off telephone poles driven into the ground. A large, three-sided pole barn is over on one edge of the property. You can see a couple of picnic tables nearby. And then, your eye is caught

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Posted on October 28, 2012 at 10:00:45 am by Mike F.

"Don't Stop Believin'" in Good Music!

I am a part of the MTV generation. What does that mean exactly? It means I’m one of those people who complains that MTV doesn’t play videos anymore. Yes, young people, we are legion in our nostalgia, and no, we will never stop complaining about it. At least I won’t. So what prompted this tiny ... More ›

Posted on September 08, 2011 at 12:34:08 pm by Jan B.

Commemorate 9/11 at Fort Wayne's 9/11 Stair Climb

I was in the seventh grade on Sept. 11, 2001. From second period on, most of my teachers decided to fore go our regular schedule in order to watch live coverage of the events happening in New York. I’m sure I am not alone in remembering many specific details of that day. And with the 10th ... More ›

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