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Family exploring the murals in Downtown Fort Wayne

Summer in Fort Wayne

Locally Loved: Stephanie Burton, Fort Wayne Painter

Art runs deep in Stephanie Burton’s life. Her mother has been involved with Fort Wayne’s arts community for as long as she can remember, and is a major influence on Burton’s painting. Burton may not have attended college to focus on art, but Fisk University provided the perfect inspiration for finding her voice and celebrating her culture as a Black woman, which she shares with us through painting at Love, Lucine…

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The Top Things to Do along Fort Wayne's Riverfront

Note: Due to COVID-19 precautions, many events have been canceled or rescheduled for 2020. Please check with the venue directly, or explore our Calendar of Events for date changes. Nestled into the north of downtown Fort Wayne, are three rivers that offer you ample opportunities to explore natural…

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What to Expect in Fort Wayne this Summer

We may be in the midst of winter, but January 28 is Plan for Vacation Day.What better way to beat the wintertime blues than to look ahead to some of the things you'll enjoy in Fort Wayne, Indiana this summer? Whether you're planning a vacation here or looking to take advantage of your own hometown, here are some of our recommendations. …

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6 Things to Do Before School Starts

Summer vacation never seems long enough, especially when your to-do list is miles long. Fort Wayne, Indiana, is full of fun, family-friendly options to help assure your kids think back to the summer of 2019 with nothing but smiles and good memories…

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FREE Summer Festivals in Fort Wayne

This post was originally published in 2019. For updated event dates, please visit our Calendar of Events. Looking to save on your next weekend getaway? Take a budget break in Fort Wayne, Indiana with affordable attractions, and plenty of FREE festival fun…

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15 Instagram-Worthy Experiences in Fort Wayne, Indiana

NOTE : Due to COVID-19 prevention measures, many of these events will not take place in 2020. Please mark your calendars to celebrate in 2021! Downtown Fort Wayne is bursting with colorful experiences that turn into jaw-dropping photos worth sharing. But don't just take it from us. Check out these 15 downtown experiences from locals and visitors that lit up our Instagram feed. Share your own adventures using #MyFortWayne…

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