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Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

History Abounds at Johnny Appleseed Festival

NOTE: Due to COVID-19 prevention measures, Johnny Appleseed Festival has been canceled for 2020. Please mark your calendars and join the festivities in 2021! In Fort Wayne, Indiana, a lone grave sits atop a hill in the middle of an empty field. It remains quietly undisturbed during the year, except for one weekend in September when more than 200,000 people converge on the surrounding area to pay tribute to the man buried there…

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Geocaching Through Fort Wayne: What is it?

Growing up a fan of "Choose Your Own Adventure" books, I was intrigued to learn about "geocaching," a choose-your-own-adventure meets treasuring hunting activity. According to the official global website for this activity, there are over 1.933 million active geocaches and over 5 million geocachers…

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Lily Goes to Riverside Park!

Lily's Take on a Walk in Riverside Park Unlike my person, who loves the water and gets excited to flounder about in the pool, I am not normally a fan of anything wet. Maybe that is one reason that I like Riverside Park in Leo-Cedarville…

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Did you Know this about Fort Wayne?

One of the advantages of moving as much as my spouse and I have is that you're more likely to explore the city you are living in rather than taking it for granted, as can happen with natives. When we first moved here about a decade ago, my new friends, many of whom had lived here for years, were surprised at what I could tell them about Fort Wayne. This truly is a very interesting city…

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