FORT WAYNE, IN (May 20, 2019) --Fort Wayne, Indiana is a major destination in the Midwest for sports tournaments and events. With a wide selection of top-notch sports venues, quality hotels and plenty of dining and entertainment options, our city is an easy choice for sports events planners.

Amid our outstanding fieldhouse, baseball and bowling facilities, Fort Wayne is home to Indiana’s only 3 sheet ice rink at the SportONE/Parkview Icehouse and the 4th largest Paralympic Sport Club in the U.S. at Turnstone.

Fort Wayne is proud to have recently hosted events such as the U.S. Figure Skating Midwestern Sectional Figure Skating Championships, United States Association of Blind Athletes National Goalball Championships, Adaptive Sports USA Junior Nationals and the NCAA DIII Men’s Basketball Championships.

We are honored to announce that we will host the following events in the next year:

Gym Rats Basketball Association Memorial Day Run-N-Slam

May 24-26, 2019


International Jugglers’ Association Festival

June 24-30, 2019


International Blind Sports Federation Goalball and Judo Paralympic Qualifying Competition

June 28-July 10, 2019


American Turners National Festival

July 24-27, 2019


United States Roller Hockey State Wars National Championship

July 23-August 5, 2019


NCAA Division III Men’s Basketball Regional

March 20-21, 2020


NABC All-Star Game

March 21, 2020


NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Regional

March 27-30, 2020

With improved athletic facilities and a growing adaptive sports market, this is one of our busiest years ever in sports tourism! 

For more information about the Fort Wayne sports market click here or contact Rachel Stephens at Visit Fort Wayne (260) 424-3700. 


Visit Fort Wayne, the Fort Wayne/Allen County Convention and Visitors Bureau, is the not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to expand Fort Wayne's economy by attracting convention and leisure visitors. Each year, millions of dollars from visitor spending generate increased commerce, sustained jobs and enhancement of Fort Wayne's Image.

Media Contact:

Rachel Stephens
Niche Marketing & Group Services Manager
Visit Fort Wayne
(260) 424-3700