Northeast Indiana’s distinct four seasons keep life fresh and entertaining. From sailing, windsurfing, or jet skiing; to hiking, biking, snowmobiling or ice fishing Northeast Indiana offers year ’round recreational fun. Our park system boasts 86 unique parks offering walking, jogging and biking trails, horse trails, golf courses, and open picnicking areas perfect for family outings. Farmer’s markets with just picked produce and fruits harvested from area lush farms and orchards pop up in downtown business areas, off back country roads, and throughout small surrounding towns. Wineries abound with unique vintages, live music, and outdoor seating. Local breweries craft award-winning small batch brews and Indiana’s first craft distillery offers a family-friendly Farm-to-Fifth Tour. Water fun is just 20 minutes in any direction on hundreds of beautiful inland lakes and only 2 hours away from the luxurious white sand beaches of Lake Michigan’s Southwestern shore.
Fort Wayne, Indiana’s second largest city, is home to many sporting venues and teams. For those who enjoy watching hockey and basketball we have the legendary Fort Wayne Komets, an ECHL franchise; and Mad Ants basketball, an NBA development team affiliated with the Pacers. Baseball more your thing? Catch Fort Wayne’s Tincaps at play at one of America’s best Class A ballparks right in the heart of our dynamic city! Youngsters can participate in various club sport teams that prepare them for collegiate competition and beyond.
Fort Wayne is not only the hub of the region, we’re also a convenient drive to other exciting destinations like Indianapolis, Detroit, Chicago, Cincinnati, Ann Arbor, and Columbus. Downtown night life ranges from casual to elegant. Our theatres, symphonies, art galleries, and event centers consistently offer headliners and shows to please any taste. We enjoy choice housing and amenities in one of the most affordable areas of the country, and celebrate a diverse and inviting culture. Our blend of public and private schools rank among the highest in the nation. Whether you want relaxing or invigorating activities to balance out your work life, we’ll put you in the heart of it all!