Sometimes it can be overwhelming trying to decide where to go out on the weekends in a new city. There are bars around the corner and across town, but it's hard to know which one will be able to give you the night out you are looking for. But you're in luck; Visit Fort Wayne has got you covered! Check out our Nightlife guide to see which fits your idea of a great night out!
If you like Dancing: Check out Flashbacks on the Landing. Fort Wayne's only retro night club, Flashback plays the best hits of the 70s, 80s, and 90s for your dancing pleasure. With two full service bars and two levels of dancing, Flashback is always a good time! They also have Ladies' Night on Friday, where ladies get in for free, and drink specials on Friday and Saturday nights, they make sure the weekends are not only fun, but affordable.
If you like Karaoke: Hit up the Green Frog Inn on Friday nights for American Idol karaoke starting at 9:30 p.m. Stop in early for some of their great eats, and check out a little Fort Wayne history - their walls are covered in it! One of the favorite haunts for locals, the Green Frog is a friendly place with a fun, upbeat atmosphere. On Saturday nights, sing your hearts out at Arena Bar and Grill. Starting at 10:00 p.m., this sports bar's got it all! Sing some karaoke, play a game of pool. and check out the big game. This bar is sure to give your whole party a night they won't forget. If you want a chill night out: head to JK O'Donnell's.
This local neighborhood bar offers the best in drinks, company, and atmosphere. This relaxed Irish pub is a great place to go and grab a drink and catch up with friends. It isn't too loud to talk comfortably with your party and the food and drinks won't disappoint. If you're feeling adventurous, go up to the bar and roll the die to determine your drink!
If you want something new and exciting: try Fort Wayne's dueling piano bar, Rum Runners. The only dueling piano bar in town, Rum Runners offers great music, a fun and exciting atmosphere, and weekend drink specials, it is sure to be a great time!
For the summer, if you want somewhere to enjoy the weather: grab a seat at The Deck at Don Hall's Gashouse. On the banks of the St. Mary's river behind the Gashouse, this is the place to be in the summer months. Not only do they have great food, but they also have a great drink selection and welcoming atmosphere. The Deck is a great place to go with friends for a chill summer night. No matter what you are looking for in a night out, Fort Wayne's got you covered. Check out all the different places to go at our Nightlife page!