Executive Bid Summary

Fort Wayne, Indiana has so much to offer the International Jugglers' Association! Visit Fort Wayne is excited to customize a perfect package for your festival and its attendees.


IJA Needs

Low Cost Amenities


Discounted Rental




Affordable City


Easy Accessibility


Big City, Small Town Feel


Fort Wayne Offers

Fort Wayne meeting venues, hotels, entertainment, and dining are 15% more affordable than most major cities (Visit Fort Wayne study.)

The Grand Wayne Convention Center is able to offer 50% off the meeting rental cost of each meeting room after the first day of set-up.

Visit Fort Wayne will contribute $2,000 to IJA to help defray the expenses for the festival.

Fort Wayne was named the “Most Affordable City in America” in 2016 according to Niche.com.

Fort Wayne is located off major interstates and connected to 350 one-stop destinations via the Fort Wayne International Airport. In addition, once attendees arrive, all suggested venues are within a 2.5 mile radius.

With over 250,000 residents, Fort Wayne is Indiana’s second largest city, and is known for its generous and kind Hoosier hospitality.