Frequently Asked Questions

Still unsure of some things about Visit Fort Wayne? Check out these frequently asked questions to see if they can help you find what you're looking for.

How is Visit Fort Wayne different from the Chamber of Commerce?

Visit Fort Wayne is a non-profit organization with the purpose of promoting tourism. Bringing people who don't live in Fort Wayne or Allen County into our community, where they eat in our restaurants, sleep in our hotels, and have fun at our attractions. Generating economic growth and taxes for our community.

Is Visit Fort Wayne a part of the city?

Visit Fort Wayne is a stand alone non-profit organization separate from the City of Fort Wayne. We work closely with many departments of the city as well as other non-profit organizations in the community.

Where does Visit Fort Wayne get its funding?

Visit Fort Wayne funding comes from a lodging tax mandated by the State of Indiana, as well as some advertising and marketing sponsorships.

Is Visit Fort Wayne involved in the community?

Visit Fort Wayne takes a leadership role in the community, advocating for a higher quality of life and pride in Fort Wayne. Our board members and staff serve on numerous boards and organizations dedicated to continually making Fort Wayne a better place for all its citizenship to live, work, and enjoy life.

Where is Visit Fort Wayne Located?

Visit Fort Wayne, and the Fort Wayne Visitors Center are located at 927 South Harrison Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana. We are across from the Grand Wayne Convention Center.

How does Visit Fort Wayne promote tourism?

Visit Fort Wayne promotes tourism through many different methods, from marketing campaigns to bringing in large groups to experience Fort Wayne. Learn more.

2019 Visitor's GuideClick here to view a copy of our latest Visitors Guide, or request your free copy by mail!