Summer Getaways in Fort Wayne, Indiana – Accessible, comfortable, warm and welcoming, overflowing with Hoosier Hospitality

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Published on June 08, 2016 with No Comments

Within a few hours’ drive, a heart-warming getaway awaits in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Fort Wayne offers the big city attractions and activities that you’re looking for in a friendly, affordable city that will warm your heart. From catch-them-before-they’re-gone experiences to tried and true favorites, Fort Wayne has a great family getaway in store for you this summer.

Start your getaway at the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo—consistently named “One of the Top Ten Zoos in the Nation.” Enjoy 43 gorgeous acres filled with thousands of animals and tons of fun. Families are encouraged to “tickle their tress in the treetops” on the Sky Safari, travel through the Australian Outback on a river log ride, feed a giraffe, pet a stingray, and more.

Next, take in some baseball with Fort Wayne’s very own minor league team, the Fort Wayne TinCaps. With titles such as “#2 Indiana Summer Gotta Do” and “#1 Minor League Ballpark

in the US,” the TinCaps play in an awesome downtown stadium, where BIG FUN is priority number one. The park-like setting offers a kids area complete with rock wall, splash pad and more. And, tickets start at just $5.

You’ll also love Science on a Sphere, which is changing the shape of learning at Science Central. And be sure to take time to enjoy the changing and fun filled exhibits at the Botanical Conservatory (an oasis in the heart of the city), the Museum of Art, and The History Center.

Headwaters Park is downtown Fort Wayne’s festival park, and it comes alive with music, food and drink every weekend all summer long. Enjoy brats at Germanfest – Sunday, June 5 through Sunday, June 12. Eat ribs and listen to blues at BBQ Ribfest – Thursday, June 16 through Sunday, June 19. Taste delicious baklava at Greekfest – Thursday, June 23 through Sunday, June 26 and more.

After all this fun, we know you’ll want to relax. Fort Wayne offers over 50 great places to refresh and recharge. Choose a hotel with a pool, free hot breakfast, or extra room for the kids.

Fort Wayne’s hotel packages and affordable admission rates make it easy for your family to get away without breaking the budget. You’ll find free parking at hotels, attractions and family-friendly restaurants—just a one-tank trip from most Midwestern destinations.

While Fort Wayne reaps the benefits of a big city, it is accessible, comfortable, warm and welcoming, overflowing with Hoosier Hospitality!

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