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Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

  • Address: 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN 46805
  • Phone: (260) 482-9502
  • Website: Visit Website
Meeting Facilities

The Allen County Memorial Coliseum is the largest events venue in Northern Indiana, and one of the most unique event centers in the country; offering three venues under one roof. The building features over 1 million sq. ft. of meeting space, a 13,000 seat arena, and 5,000 parking spaces.

The Memorial Coliseum is located near 26 hotels, over 50 restaurants, Glenbrook Square (Indiana’s second largest shopping mall), and four minutes from major Interstate 69.

1 million sq. feet of meeting space; 152,000 sq. ft. exhibition halls; 27,000 sq. foot conference center; 13,000 seat arena; 8 breakout meeting rooms; 5,000 parking spaces

Experienced, professional staff; Large, convenient loading docks.

“Top 100 Successful Venues in the World.” - Pollstar
“Prime Site Award.” - Facilities & Event Management Magazine
“Ranked among word’s top venues of similar-sized “ -Venues Today

"A BIG thank you goes out to the Memorial Coliseum staff for making our Notre Dame women's basketball game vs. Maryland a huge success last night!! Simply the best.” - Chad DeWeese, Event Management Coordinator, Notre Dame Athletics
"The service and atmosphere was great! I highly recommend for your next corporate event." - Wes Jackson, Jackson Brokerage Corp.
"Everything from room setting to food, to service, to atmosphere, was completely awesome! Great staff and exceptional service!" - Mindy Papera, Steel Dynamics, Inc.


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Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 108000
  • Total Sq. Ft. 1000000
  • Banquet Capacity 5000
  • Number of Rooms 22
Appleseed Room A or B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 4050
  • Width: 55
  • Length: 73
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 450
  • Classroom Capacity: 200
  • Banquet Capacity: 270
Archer A or B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 750
  • Width: 28
  • Length: 27
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 50
  • Classroom Capacity: 30
  • Banquet Capacity: 35
Blue Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3000
  • Height: 9
  • Classroom Capacity: 130
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 108000
  • Height: 37
  • Classroom Capacity: 3000
  • Banquet Capacity: 5000
Expo IV
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 44000
  • Height: 15
  • Classroom Capacity: 2000
  • Banquet Capacity: 5000
Red Room and White Rooms
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1700
  • Width: 58
  • Length: 31
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 70
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
Appleseed Room A and B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 8100
  • Width: 110
  • Length: 73
  • Height: 11
  • Theater Capacity: 900
  • Classroom Capacity: 400
  • Banquet Capacity: 540
Expo Lobby
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 6000
  • Banquet Capacity: 350
Archer A and B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1500
  • Width: 28
  • Length: 54
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 100
  • Classroom Capacity: 60
  • Banquet Capacity: 70
Century Club Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1900
  • Width: 30
  • Length: 65
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 100
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
Upper Rotunda
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 8500
  • Banquet Capacity: 400
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 6000
  • Banquet Capacity: 250
Conference Center A-E
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 27155
  • Width: 120
  • Length: 233
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 3015
  • Classroom Capacity: 1358
  • Banquet Capacity: 1810
Conference Center B-E
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 25480
  • Width: 120
  • Length: 213
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 2830
  • Classroom Capacity: 1274
  • Banquet Capacity: 1700
Conference Center B-C
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 18400
  • Width: 120
  • Length: 153
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 2045
  • Classroom Capacity: 920
  • Banquet Capacity: 1225
Conference Center C-D-E
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 17980
  • Width: 121
  • Length: 150
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 2000
  • Classroom Capacity: 900
  • Banquet Capacity: 1200
Conference Center C
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 10900
  • Width: 89
  • Length: 121
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 1210
  • Classroom Capacity: 545
  • Banquet Capacity: 725
Conference Center B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 7500
  • Width: 63
  • Length: 120
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 830
  • Classroom Capacity: 375
  • Banquet Capacity: 500
Conference Center D-E
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 7080
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 120
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 790
  • Classroom Capacity: 355
  • Banquet Capacity: 475
Conference Center D or E
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3540
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 60
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 390
  • Classroom Capacity: 175
  • Banquet Capacity: 235
Conference Center A
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1675
  • Width: 22
  • Length: 79
  • Height: 28
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 70
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
Tasting Kitchen
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 500
  • 2018-11-21 18:30:00 2018-11-21 18:30:00 Halestorm & In This Moment with special guest New Year's Day <p><span>Grammy-winning hard rock band Halestorm and Atlantic/Roadrunner band In This Moment announced today a third leg of their all-female fronted tour, with New Year’s Day supporting. The tour will make a stop in Fort Wayne on Wednesday, November 21 at the Memorial Coliseum Expo Center.</span></p> <p> </p> <p><span>All information, including artists and performers, dates, times and prices, is subject to change. Ticketmaster and the Memorial Coliseum Ticket Office are the only authorized ticket sellers for Memorial Coliseum events. Advertised prices reflect the cash price, in person at the ticket office. Convenience fees only apply when purchasing on </span><a href="http://www.ticketmaster.com/"> </a><a href="http://www.ticketmaster.com/acwmc" target="_blank">www.ticketmaster.com </a><span> or charge-by-phone at (800) 745-3000.</span></p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Paw Patrol Live! "Race to the Rescue"

    Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

    November 24, 2018 - November 25, 2018 (Select Dates)

    2018-11-24 10:00:00 2018-11-25 10:00:00 Paw Patrol Live! "Race to the Rescue" <p><strong>Paw Patrol Live! "Race to the Rescue"</strong></p> <p><strong>November 24 &amp; 25 at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm</strong></p> <p style="text-align: left;" align="center">Come roll with the PAW Patrol as everybody’s favorite heroic pups race to the rescue on the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race.  When Mayor Goodway goes missing, Chase, Marshall, Skye and the rest of the PAW Patrol will need to team up with Ryder to save Adventure Bay’s mayor and stop Foggy Bottom’s Mayor Humdinger from winning the race.<br /><br />Be a VIP &#8211; Very Important Pup! The VIP package includes a premium seat, special gift and exclusive access to a Meet &amp; Greet with characters after the show. Each adult &amp; child (aged 1 &amp; up) must have a VIP ticket.<br /><br />For more information, visit <a href="http://www.pawpatrollive.com./">www.pawpatrollive.com.</a>  </p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • Le Chic Holiday Market

    Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

    November 30, 2018 - December 1, 2018 (Select Dates)

    2018-11-30 2018-12-01 Le Chic Holiday Market <p><span>Over 100 amazing and unique vendor after amazing and unique vendor! One of a kind holiday shopping for EVERYONE on your list! Don't start your Holiday shopping, til you shop the Market! Tickets are $5 each - ages 12 and under are free! Available online or at the box office the day of! </span></p> <p>Friday, November 30th 5:00pm -9:00pm</p> <p>Saturday, December 1st 9:00am - 5:00pm</p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-12-07 19:00:00 2018-12-07 19:00:00 Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony <div><strong style="font-size: 11pt;">Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony<br /></strong><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Thursday, December 7, 2018<br /></span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">7pm</span></div> <div class="item-page clearfix"> <div id="usi-event-details"> <div class="eventDetailsContainer"> <div class="eventDetailsContainerInfo"> <div class="eventDetailsRow"> <div> </div> <div>The Army Navy Union #57, the Allen County Council of Veterans and the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum will host a Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony in Memorial Hall on Friday, December 7 at 7:00 p.m. This will mark the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor.<br /> </div> <div>The public is welcome to attend and honor the men and women who were lost in the attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941. Guests attending the ceremony can enter the Memorial Coliseum parking lot at the entrances closest to the Veteran’s Plaza located at Coliseum Boulevard or Parnell Avenue.<br /> </div> <div>For more information about the Pearl Harbor Day Remembrance Ceremony, contact Sue Balsamo at (260) 705-9901 or via email at <a href="mailto:pbsb6920@yahoo.com">pbsb6920@yahoo.com</a>.</div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p> </p> </div> <div class="custom-article-post"> </div> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2019-01-15 19:30:00 2019-01-15 19:30:00 Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band: The Travelin' Man Tour <p><span>RESERVED TICKET PRICES: $125, $97, $77</span><br /><br /><span>Bob Seger Fan Club Presale: Tuesday, 9/25 at 10am through Thursday, 9/27 at 5pm</span><br /><span>Venue Presale: Wednesday, 9/26 at 10am through Thursday, 9/27 at 5pm</span><br /><span>Public On-Sale: Friday, 9/28 at 10am</span><br /><br /><span>VIP Packages with higher prices may be available. </span></p> <p><span>BOB SEGER &amp; THE SILVER BULLET BAND CELEBRATE FIVE DECADES OF ROCK N ROLL WITH </span><br /><span>TRAVELIN' MAN: THE FINAL TOUR</span><br /><br /><span>After a career that has spanned more than 50 years, Bob Seger &amp; The Silver Bullet Band will hit the road for one last time on their final tour. Ten dates, including a stop in Fort Wayne on January 15, were added to the 26-date tour. </span><br /><br /><span>The Travelin’ Man Tour will now open with Bob’s return to Grand Rapids on November 21, where he will rock the Van Andel Arena. On January 15, Bob will return for a live performance in Fort Wayne, IN, playing Allen County War Memorial Coliseum. The tour will wrap up at The Star in Houston on May 2.</span><br /><span> </span><br /><span>For further information, go to http://www.bobseger.com/.</span></p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2019-01-24 17:30:00 2019-01-24 20:30:00 Jazzin' Up January <p>Join us for Crosswinds’ 5th Annual Jazzin’ Up January on Thursday, January 24, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Convention Center. The board of directors, community partners, and friends invite you to learn more about Crosswinds’ commitment to the individuals and families of Indiana. Judge Heath and the New Millennium Orchestra take the stage for an enjoyable night of live jazz, food, and a silent auction. This annual event supports Crosswinds’ efforts to place more therapists in more schools for the 2018-2019 school year.<br /> <br />At Crosswinds, we offer counseling services that support mental health. We are working on the root of the problem, which in turn makes schools safer. We have seen firsthand the success of having Crosswinds’ counselors in schools this past year. The need is great, and we feel called to come alongside hurting students with support ensuring that they have readily accessible safe haven of support. We need your help, and we hope you’ll join us! <br /> </p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2019-02-16 19:30:00 2019-02-16 19:30:00 Old Dominion W/Jordan Davis & Morgan Evans Concert <p><span><span>RESERVED TICKET PRICES: $61.50, $41.50, $31.50</span><br /><br /><span>Venue Presale: Thursday, 10/11 at 10am-10pm</span><br /><br /><span>Public On-Sale: Friday, 10/12 at 10am</span><br /><br /><span>VIP Packages with higher prices may be available.</span></span></p> <p><span>Following a string of sold out shows and chart-scorching success, acclaimed country band Old Dominion share a brand new single and announce their 2019 headlining arena tour, both entitled “Make It Sweet.” This marks the group’s first new original release since the arrival of the chart-topping Happy Endings in Summer 2017.</span><br /><br /><span>The upbeat “Make It Sweet” unlocks the next chapter of Old Dominion. Rustling acoustic guitars and pedal steel bristle up against heartfelt verses before the hashtag-worthy handclap-driven refrain—“Life is short, make it sweet”—takes flight. The song culminates on a rafter-reaching guitar solo and show-stopping vocal performance. They also uncovered the cinematic music video for the song.</span><br /><br /><span>Most importantly, the tune heralds more music to come from the reigning Academy of Country Music’s “Vocal Group of the Year” very soon.</span></p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2019-06-03 20:00:00 2019-06-03 20:00:00 Paul McCartney #FRESHENUPTOUR <p><span>RESERVED TICKET PRICES: $275, $165, $99.50, $59.50, $29.50.</span><br /><br /><span>AMEX Presale: Tues, 9/11 at 10am through Thurs, 9/13 at 10pm</span><br /><span>TM Verified Fan Presale: Thurs, 9/13 at 10am through Fri, 9/14 at 10pm</span><br /><span>Venue Presale Fri, 9/14 at 12pm - Sat, 9/15 at 10pm (Venue Presale Offer Code: </span><span><strong>mccartney19)</strong></span><br /><span>Public On-Sale Mon, 9/17 at 10am</span></p> <p>The Freshen Up tour is Paul’s first outing following the release of his brand new studio album, Egypt Station, released September 7th on Capitol Records and generating rave reviews: Rolling Stone has raved, "Macca keeps adding new gems to his songbook, with nothing to prove except he’s the only genius who can do this… And, oh yeah — in his spare time, he happens to still be the greatest live performer on Earth,” while Entertainment Weekly described the album as "the still-vital life force of a superstar who has been there and everywhere and is glad just to be here now."</p> <p>The Paul McCartney live experience is everything any music lover could ever want from a show: Nearly three hours nightly of the greatest moments from the last 50 years of music, dozens of songs from Paul’s solo, Wings and of course Beatles catalogues that have formed the soundtracks of our lives. Paul and his band have played an unparalleled range of venues and locations throughout the Americas, the UK, Europe, Japan, Australia, New Zealand and all points between: outside the Coliseum in Rome, Moscow’s Red Square, Buckingham Palace, The White House, a free show in Mexico for over 400,000 people, the last ever show at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park where The Beatles played their final concert  in 1966, a 2016 week in the California desert that included two headline sets at the historic Desert Trip festival and a jam-packed club gig for a few hundred lucky fans at Pappy &amp; Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace, and even one performance broadcast live into Space! Featuring Paul’s band of the last 15+ years - Paul “Wix” Wickens (keyboards), Brian Ray (bass/guitar), Rusty Anderson (guitar) and Abe Laboriel Jr (drums) -and constantly upgraded state of the art audio and video technology that ensures an unforgettable experience from every seat in the house, a Paul McCartney concert is never anything short of life-changing.</p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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