Fort Wayne is a vibrant, growing city located in the heart of the Great Lakes Region of the Midwest. Located within a day’s drive of 50% of the U.S. population and with convenient interstate connections to major population centers, Fort Wayne has a reputation as an enormously successful and popular meeting destination. In addition to easy drive access, Fort Wayne International Airport offers over 70 flights daily and is serviced by several major airlines.
As a competitive and convenient second-tier city, Fort Wayne offers over 50 affordably priced hotels ranging from luxury, full-service properties to a variety of limited service facilities perfectly suited to meet your group’s needs.
Combined with our exciting arts scene, inviting shopping areas, nationally recognized museums, affordable meeting costs and our famous Hoosier Hospitality, Fort Wayne provides all the ingredients for a successful event in our safe and family friendly city.
Best of all, Fort Wayne boasts two first-class event facilities to choose from: The Grand Wayne Convention Center and the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum & Expo Hall.
The Grand Wayne Convention Center is the newest in Indiana and the state’s second largest convention center. With a fully carpeted convention hall, 30,000 sq. ft. of airy public space, technically advanced and beautiful facilities, the Grand Wayne is the place to meet in the region. The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum & Expo Hall features the region’s most popular arena for sports events, concerts and gatherings of 10,000+ people.
Come fulfill your meeting dreams in Fort Wayne, where we have plenty of Room for Dreams!
Number of rooms: 5,000
AirportClosest Airport: Fort Wayne International Airport
Attractions/EntertainmentIn the area: Lincoln Museum, Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, Science Central, Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, The Embassy Center, Performing Arts Center, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Artlink, the largest public genealogy research center in America - Allen County Public Library
Number of area meeting facilities: Allen County War Memorial Coliseum, Grand Wayne Convention Center