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Tag - West Central Neighborhood

Posted on September 03, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Jessa C.

Your Guide to Fall Foliage in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Pack up the car and hit the road to discover Fort Wayne, Indiana’s true fall colors. It’s no secret that the Midwest is one of the best destinations to see fall leaves. Plus, Fort Wayne, Indiana offers a budget-friendly destination to experience it all during a Midwest weekend getaway.

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Posted on May 17, 2017 at 8:00:00 am by Jasmine B.

Historic Fort Wayne Neighborhoods: West Central

When my family comes to Fort Wayne to visit me, the first thing I do is give them a walking tour of the neighborhood I live in. Maybe you're wondering why...yes, I want them to simply see the neighborhood where I live. But even more so, I live in the West Central Neighborhood in downtown Fort Wayne, which is rich in historical buildings and significance. 

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Posted on August 22, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Susan B.

West Central Home and Garden Tour & Artfest

September is an ideal time to be outdoors in Fort Wayne, and so it's no surprise that the month is packed with activities to keep you busy.

One of my favorites is the West Central Home and Garden Tour and Artfest on September 10 & 11. This event is held in Fort Wayne's West Central neighborhood, in the area bounded by Berry and Jefferson Streets to the north and south, and Ewing and Garden Streets to the east and west. I often drive by these historic homes on my way into and out of downtown, and I've wondered what is inside. The Home and Garden Tour is a wonderful opportunity for you to see!

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Posted on May 16, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Emily L.

Great Bike Paths in Fort Wayne

Riding my bike through the back of Eagle Marsh, across a wooden bridge and spying a Great Egret fishing reminds me of how crucial it is to get out of my car more. That's why I'm excited about National Bike Month. It's such a win-win. Good for your health, good for the environment's health.

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Posted on July 28, 2014 at 10:00:00 am by Amanda R.

Come Explore Beyond the Walls of the Castle Gallery!

Have you ever been given a castle as a gift? Fort Wayne has! The Castle Gallery, at 1202 W. Wayne St., is an exquisite home that was built and given to B. Paul Mossman and his wife as a wedding gift in 1905. The building has served many purposes over the years, such as being the former site

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Posted on September 24, 2012 at 10:07:18 am by Lauren C.

Get Your Scare on for a Good Cause!

It's that time of year for all things scary. Discover Fort Wayne's dark past through ARCH's "Murder, Mystery, Mayhem" walking tour October 6th and 20th. Here, you can hear the truth about Fort Wayne's bloody past, rife with murder, hangings and feuds. On October 6th, plan to leave from ARCH's ... More ›

Posted on August 31, 2012 at 4:50:56 am by Holly H.

Historic Homes and Gardens Featured on Annual Tour

Get ready to "ooh and ahh" as you tour the beautiful, historic homes and buildings that make up the 2012 West Central Neighborhood House & Garden Tour. This year's event takes place September 8 and 9 in the historic West Central neighborhood, the name locals give the western portion of ... More ›

Posted on September 07, 2011 at 5:28:52 am by Lauren C.

Discover West Central at the 2011 Home & Garden Tour

Fort Wayne's West Central Neighborhood is home to many historic and architecturally distinct homes. It's easy to appreciate the exterior, but did you ever wonder what the homes look like on the inside?

Take a firsthand look on Sept. 10th & 11th, as part of the 2011 West Central Neighborhood ... More ›

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