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Posted on May 10, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Molly M.

Rainy Day Checklist

The weather in Fort Wayne is one thing that you, unfortunately, can't count on. We all hope for those perfect spring days, but we do need those gloomy rainy days to bring in the beauty of our area (isn't there a saying about that?)

If the weather isn't on our side, there is no reason to stay home; there are many things in Fort Wayne to do on rainy days. Here is a rainy day checklist you can use for all ages on those showery days.​

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Posted on December 18, 2015 at 5:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Olive Twist Cooking Classes: A Great Unexpected Night Out

It doesn't matter if you love cooking or want to learn to love cooking, a cooking class at the Olive Twist is a great opportunity to learn some new tricks and have fun doing it. You can even make it a fun monthly activity with friends or give a gift certificate as a gift!

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Posted on December 16, 2014 at 9:00:29 am by Lauren C.

Think Fort Wayne's local shops for novelties and gifts

There's no reason to shop at a big box store when Fort Wayne has plenty of locally owned treasures. From olive oil to stationary, these local retailers know how to create memorable and one-of-a kind items. Here's an overview of a few of my favorite locally owned destinations: ... More ›

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 10:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Shop til you drop at Fort Wayne's locally owned shops

If you're anything like me, you enjoy bringing back gifts from your travels. You won't leave empty-handed after a visit to Fort Wayne. If you're looking to find a memorable gift, look no further than this post. Here are a few Fort Wayne stores you should make a point to visit:

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Posted on January 24, 2014 at 9:00:00 am by Michelle M.

Covington Plaza: A Great Place to Shop

Big shopping malls are great especially when you want to find name brand items but when you’re looking for something a little more unique with local flair check out Covington Plaza on Jefferson Blvd in Fort Wayne. Here are a few of my favorite stops:

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Posted on November 20, 2013 at 8:00:07 am by Amber F.

Holly Pop: Pop Up Shopping Downtown

Downtown Fort Wayne comes alive during the holidays thanks to the Downtown Improvement District’s Holidayfest activities. From the Night of Lights to the Holly Trolley Shopping experience, there is something for everyone. My favorite event during Holidayfest is Holly Pop, a three-day pop-up ... More ›
Ladies, are you looking to kill a few hours in a store targeted towards your needs and wants? Fort Wayne has a few options for female-oriented products: The Bride to Be: Are you planning a wedding? The Bride to Be, at 7763 Coldwater Road, should be on your list of stores to check out. This ... More ›

Posted on June 27, 2012 at 10:00:00 am by Kayleen R.

Covington Plaza Takes Shopping to New Heights!

It had been a while since I had driven through Covington Plaza on West Jefferson Blvd. to peruse its shops. I was pleasantly surprised to notice the numerous high-quality shops and cafes and stores located within it. While space does not permit me to mention each place in detail, I wanted to

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Posted on October 04, 2011 at 6:14:42 am by Lauren C.

Discover Old-World Flavor in a New-World Setting

Share Popeye's love of Olive Oil at a new specialty store in the Fort Wayne. (Yes, we know Olive Oyl is a person, but we bet she loved the product as well.) The Olive Twist, located in the Covington Plaza on Fort Wayne's southwest side (they also have an Auburn location), has won the hearts ... More ›

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