Fort Wayne is excited to welcome the Indiana Geographic Information Council for the 2018 Conference. The conference will be hosted right in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne at the Grand Wayne Convention Center.
Not only is Fort Wayne the perfect venue to host the conference, it's also a great, affordable destination to bring the whole family! From the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo to Parkview Field, there is something for everyone to spend a great weekend in the city.
Fort Wayne is great city to spend a long weekend with kids of all ages. One of the biggest attractions is the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, one of the top 10 children's zoo's in the nation! At the zoo you can travel from Indonesia to Australia, ride the antique carousel and pet the stingrays. This affordable attraction is great place to spend a few hours or the whole day. Another great spot for little ones is Fort Wayne's own hands on science museum, Science Central. With a special area just for toddlers, all ages of kids will enjoy getting messy in the museum.
Looking for something for older kids? Fort Wayne has a wide variety of options for teens and young adults. From bowling to laser tag to outdoor activities, your teens definitely will not be bored. Fort Wayne Outfitters is a one stop shop for all your outdoor needs, they have bikes, canoes, kayaks and more for rent and can instruct visitors on the best places to navigate the rivers and trails.
Check out some great trip ideas for families and adults on the Fort Wayne Insider Blog.