This Thursday we have two special events in celebration of National Tourism and Travel Week that you will want to attend!

Midwest Living Magazine, the Indiana Office of Tourism Development, and Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch will be in town for some special events:

10:30 am
Press Conference at Taylor's Dream Boundless Playground, Kreager Park

Midwest Living Magazine is in town to cover Fort Wayne for their July magazine. While here, they will be making a special donation to Turnstone. Please join us at Taylor's Dream Boundless Playground at Kreager Park at 10:30 am.

Speakers include: Dan O'Connell (Visit Fort Wayne), Mark Newman (Visit Indiana), Trevor Meers (Midwest Living), Mike Mushett (Turnstone), and Indiana's Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch.

12:30/12:45 pm
Indiana Tourism Lunch, Courtyard by Marriott, Downtown

Later that day, please join us at the Indiana Tourism Lunch at Courtyard by Marriott: Downtown Fort Wayne where the above speakers, along with Mayor Tom Henry, will be gathered to release some recent economic impact numbers on the value of tourism in Fort Wayne and the State of Indiana.

Join us at 12:30 for their speeches, and at 12:45 to interview them to the side.

For more information, contact Kristen Guthrie at 460-0755 or

Visit Fort Wayne is the official destination marketing organization for Fort Wayne and Allen County. Each year, over 5.8 million people visit Fort Wayne and generate $576 million in direct economic impact.


Media Contact:
Kristen Guthrie
Marketing Director
(260) 424-3700