Winter is a perfect time of year to enjoy a quick getaway to Fort Wayne, Indiana! From performances, minor league sports, indoor activities and much more, start planning your getaway today.

Fill your weekend away with some of these great Fort Wayne, Indiana activities.

Snow covered Trail of Reflection at Lindenwood Nature Preserve in Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, Indiana Winter Activities

Outdoor Winter Fun

If you're into fitness, health, and sports then enjoy hiking during World Wetland Day at Mengerson Nature Preserve for FREE or grab your snow gear for some snowmobiling (weather permitting) at the Heritage Snowmobile Trails that includes 34 miles of cleared trails. 

For discovering some of the best hiking and biking this winter, sign up for the FREE, digital Outdoor Pass that can help you navigate the great outdoors in Fort Wayne.

Komets Hockey Game

Minor League Sports

Fort Wayne is home to three minor-league sports teams perfect for family-friendly fun any time of year. During the winter, enjoy Komet Hockey.

Indoor Winter Fun

The Botanical Conservatory is a great place to get warm and be with plants and flowers inside, offering many activities for adults, children, and families. 

Explore the multi-level Tropical House, Desert House, and the Showcase House that changes four times a year to celebrate the seasons with different exciting exhibits. These exhibits provide unique experiences and activities that the whole family will enjoy. 

I Scream Mural

Experience Fort Wayne's Arts Community

Fort Wayne is a vibrant city where activities abound for families, but there are also many opportunities to treasure the arts community, especially during the winter. Discover Fort Wayne's arts community with some of these performances, exhibits, and events.

Fort Wayne Museum of Art

Throughout February and March, you can enjoy fun events, curator's tours, new exhibits, and much more. The Fort Wayne Museum of Art boasts beautiful exhibitions year round that reflect the depth and breadth of our societies. From the 19th century to modern-day, past and present, they take pride in curating exhibitions that will both challenge and excite you.

Public Art Trail

Find pops of color amid the snowflakes as you explore the Fort Wayne Public Art Trail this winter. Featuring more than 150 photo-worthy locations in downtown Fort Wayne and throughout Allen County, make the most of your time and be sure to check in at locations to earn prizes. More check-ins equal bigger rewards!

Winter is a perfect time to enjoy a concert or performance at the Memorial Coliseum!

Embassy Theatre

Broadway is back at the Embassy Theatre as well as an amazing variety of touring artists! 

Start planning your Fort Wayne, Indiana winter getaway with some of these events and many more.

*This post was originally published in 2018 and has been updated.