Fort Wayne, Indiana

Photo: Northeast Indiana, Skyline Fort Wayne is a riverine city in northeast Indiana. The state’s second largest city, Fort Wayne was built at the confluence of three rivers: the Saint Joseph River, Saint Marys River and Maumee River. Some history. In 1794 the ‘fort’ in Fort Wayne was built near the Indigenous Miami village of …

Indiana

Photo: Gage Skidmore, IU Auditorium Indiana is located in the midwestern region of the USA and borders Ohio, Michigan, Illinois, and Kentucky The state’s name means “Land of the Indians.” Questions What would locals like visitors to know about Indiana? Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/MLTwZ6CUoFtrn1YF7 Cities Parks Universities Planeta.com

Johnny Appleseed

Photo: Gary Cobb, Grave Marker Johnny AppleseedEach year the people of Fort Wayne, Indiana invite visitors from throughout the nation to celebrate the pioneer spirit of John Chapman, better known as “Johnny Appleseed,” Chapman was a colorful character of the Indiana frontier in the early 1800s. During the latter part of his life, Chapman traveled …

Fort Wayne Links

Fort Wayne flag Links related to Fort Wayne, Indiana presented in somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesDowntown celebrated last glory daysCity makes November Native American Heritage monthMan Excited To Give Visiting Friends The Real Fort Wayne ExperienceKeeping fun afloatFloats get prepared for paradeimprovements-continue-for-city-parks-city-investsCity to create bike box to offer safe area for cyclists September Johnny Appleseed FestivalEach …

Three Rivers Festival 2018

Poster: Three Rivers Festival July 13-21 Three Rivers Festival – Fort Wayne’s biggest summer party since 1969. Highlights include a parade, a bed race, a running race,heaps of junk food, and (to be confirmed) bike valet service. The festival is an annual tradition and begins the Saturday after

Three Rivers Festival 2017

Poster: Three Rivers Festival July 7-15 Three Rivers Festival – Fort Wayne’s biggest summer party since 1969. Highlights include a parade, a bed race, a running race, raft race, heaps of junk food and (to be confirmed) bike valet service. The festival is an annual tradition and begins the Saturday after Independence Day (July 4) and runs nine days. Hashtag: #TRF2017. Details …

A Festival of Three Rivers (2016)

Fort Wayne, Indiana – July 8-16 Three Rivers Festival – Fort Wayne’s biggest summer party since 1969. Highlights include a parade, a bed race, a running race, raft race, heaps of junk food and (to be confirmed) bike valet service. The festival is an annual tradition and begins the Saturday after Independence Day (July 4) and runs nine days. …