I used to think being a teen in the Fort Wayne was difficult, but there are so many activities, especially during the summer, that are perfect for young adults!

Regardless of your age or where you’re from, never be afraid to stop into the Visitors Center! Our specialists can help you find something to do around town no matter what you like to do (and maybe even give you a deal too). So if you are a teen or just want to feel like a kid again, Fort Wayne is the place for you!

Things to Do with Teens in Fort Wayne


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Outdoor Activities

For those who like the outdoors, of course, there are lots of trails to explore, on bike, foot or even Segway. What many may not realize is that you can paddleboard, canoe and kayak right on the Fort Wayne’s three rivers! Head over to Fort Wayne Outfitters and they can set you up with everything you need for a fun day on the water. They frequently offer fun activities like guided paddle trips and yoga on the Wells Street Bridge. For the less adventurous, opt for a fun ride on the canal boat.

Indoor Activities for Teens

Lazer X and UltraZone are your arcade and laser tag destinations. Bowling at Pro Bowl West and Georgetown Bowling never disappoints. Crazy Pinz Entertainment Center and Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park are always great ways to spend an active afternoon. Plus, take a skate around SportONE / Parkview Icehouse on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday during their open skate time!

If you want to try something completely new, give Zorbing a try at The Ball Hive. Get into a giant, plastic but safe "hamster ball" and run around, bonking and crashing into other zorbers in their enclosed, indoor facility. Join them for games open to all like bubble soccer, King of the Ring, Flip Ball and more!


It's a hard zorb life.

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Test your knowledge and puzzle skills as you take part in the live action gaming experience at some of Fort Wayne's Escape Rooms. Assemble your team, choose a scenario, and solve the puzzle by finding hidden clues before time runs out in an hour! This activity is perfect for individuals of all ages, and groups of all sizes!

Special Events Perfect for Teens

Fort Wayne summers are infamous for its festivals. We love celebrating our cultures, food, rivers, and more! Check out our lineup of festivals and events coming to our area soon!

Fort Wayne Sweet Treats

With so much activity, take some time to enjoy a sweet treat! Check out any Zesto's location for classic soft serve in a cone. Amazing ice cream is not hard to find here.

So whether you're traveling with teens or you yourself are a young adult, don't fret, there are plenty of ways that everyone can have fun in the Fort!


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