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Fort Wayne Wedding


Fort Wayne Wedding

When planning a wedding in Fort Wayne, Indiana, you will have access to the wide-ranging resources of the second largest city in the state. With close proximity to the borders of both Ohio and Michigan, you'll also find the best of three worlds when looking for wedding vendors. However, you won't have to stray too far – you'll soon see that Fort Wayne has a lot to offer brides and grooms-to-be! 


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Fort Wayne Wedding Planning: Highlights of the City

When exploring the attractions of Fort Wayne, Indiana, you'll see that the city is packed with world-class arts and theatre, interesting museums, and entertaining hometown favorites. A trip to the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo places you in the midst of one of the top-rated zoos in the United States. It's also pretty easy to find a world-renowned Vera Bradley bag in Fort Wayne since the design studio is located in town.

DeBrand Fine Chocolates is also headquartered in Fort Wayne, which offers a selection of tempting confections. Other highlights of Fort Wayne include the largest public genealogical collection in America and a host of annual festivals, such as the BBQ RibFest held in mid-June.


Fort Wayne Wedding Planning: Weather Watch

Since Fort Wayne is found in the humid continental climate zone, the city experiences four distinct seasons. Summers tend to be on the hot and humid side. The highest average temperature in Fort Wayne takes place in July at 84 degrees. June and August also offers low 80-degree days. The wintertime brings cold temperatures with frequent snowfall. When planning a wedding during the months of May or June, keep an eye out for rainy conditions, which may require a 'plan B' if you're having an outdoor ceremony or reception.


Fort Wayne Wedding Planning: Tips and Ideas

To gain insight on the latest trends in local wedding planning and to meet vendors from the area, the Fort Wayne Bridal Spectacular is a must-visit for any bride. Many vendors come to highlight their goods and services at the largest bridal show in Northern Indiana. Tickets are only available on the day of the show, which takes place in January and October at the Memorial Coliseum. Expect fashion shows, snazzy door prizes, and plenty of exhibitors.


Fort Wayne Bridal Spectacular

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Last Updated: August 3, 2013 at 11:45 pm
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