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Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne Essentials to Brighten Your Workspace

Whether you work from home or at the office, you can always find waysto spruce up your workspace! We've compiled a few must-haves from Fort Wayne artists, boutiques, and businesses to help bring your work environment to life. Plus, it's a great way for anyone—near and far—who loves Fort Wayne to shop, support, and celebrate local. …

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Holiday Shopping at the Visitors Center

Christmas is approaching fast! It may be a little early to start thinking about gifts, but we want you to be prepared. The elves at the Fort Wayne Visitors Center have been hard at work, packaging a wide variety of holiday gifts that cannot be found anywhere else…

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Save Some Time for Saving Grace

I am thrilled with the plethora of vintage shops that are dotting Fort Wayne's landscape. A favorite of mine is Saving Grace. The shop is located close to St. Joe Hospital. The outside is just as cool as the interior. There are several steps leading into the shop. Inside, the shop is on the…

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Find Treasures in Local Antique Stores

They say one man's trash is another man's treasure. Find your next treasure at one of Fort Wayne's many unique antique shops! Mercantile on Main: As the name suggests, Mercantile on Main is located at 1753 W. Main St., west of Downtown. Mercantile on Main has a variety of offerings such as…

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Spring into Shopping with Spring Trolley Shopping

Since it began a few years ago, Downtown Fort Wayne's trolley shopping events have been a huge hit! From Holley Trolley Shopping during the holiday season, to Spring Trolley Shopping, people are flocking to participate and discover the local stores, eateries and businesses that reside in our great…

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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: Poptique…

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