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Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

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

Amenities:
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.

Awards:
“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

Testimonials:
"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.

 

Learn more about the new 27,000 square foot conference center.

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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
Expo I-II-III
  • 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
Lounge
  • 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
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    Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

    September 21, 2018 - September 23, 2018 (Select Dates)

    2018-09-21 07:00:00 2018-09-23 23:55:00 RV Super Sale <p><span>Beat the heat and shop indoors during the RV and Boat Super Sale, featuring season ending inventory of new and used boats, travel trailers, campers, and motor coaches. Dozens of RV and boat dealers will be on site making for some of the best deals of the year!</span></p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-09-30 2018-09-30 Sesame Street Live! Let's Party! <p><span>Everyone’s invited to take part in the sunniest and funniest street celebration in <em>Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party!</em> The inaugural production under Feld Entertainment’s new partnership with the non-profit educational organization, Sesame Workshop features favorite <em>Sesame Street</em> pals Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird and more in a brand-new sensory adventure live on stage. <em>Sesame Street Live! Let’s Party! </em>visits <strong>Fort Wayne</strong> on<strong> September 30, 2018</strong> for <strong>two </strong>performances at the <strong>Expo Center at the Memorial Coliseum.</strong>  Tickets go on sale <strong>June 12, 2018.</strong></span></p> <p><span>From the moment the curtain rises, parents and children alike will be on their feet dancing along to a pop-infused soundtrack with new Sesame Street friends and live emcees Casey and Caleb. Planning a party isn’t easy when everybody has a different idea of fun, but with some help from the audience, it becomes the ultimate reflection of what friendship plus teamwork can accomplish. Party guests will sing along to new and familiar songs, like “I Love Trash” and “C is for Cookie,” with Oscar the Grouch and Cookie Monster; dance to the beat with Elmo; explore a wintry wonderland when Abby Cadabby’s magic goes awry; take flight with Big Bird to learn about some of his fabulous feathered friends; and discover new cultures in an interactive Spanish lesson with Rosita. A unique, up-close-and-personal pre-show experience will be offered at an additional charge prior to select performances, allowing families the opportunity to tour the on-stage neighborhood of their favorite, furry friends before they arrive for the main show. The fun doesn’t end there. A variety of interactive activities give children the chance to create, discover and learn as they help decorate for the upcoming party.</span></p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-10-05 09:00:00 2018-10-07 15:00:00 Lucky Duck Children's Consignment Sale <p>DATE <span>FRI, OCT 5  </span>TIME <span>6:00 PM - 9:00 PM<br /></span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">DATE </span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">SAT, OCT 6  </span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">TIME </span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">9:00 AM - 3:00 PM<br /></span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">DATE </span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">SUN,OCT 7  </span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">TIME </span><span style="font-size: 11pt;">9:00 AM - 3:00 PM</span></p> <p><span>Lucky Duck Consignment Sale will feature 30,000 sq. feet packed with Newborn-Junior sized clothing for boys and girls, plus shoes, toys, movies, décor, bikes, books and everything in between. Lucky Duck also features maternity and women’s clothing sections.</span></p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-11-15 19:00:00 2018-11-15 19:00:00 Jeremy Camp/Matthew West Concert <p><span>GRAMMY®-nominated and Dove Award-winning artists Jeremy Camp and Matthew West are partnering this fall on The Answer / All In Tour, headed to 20 U.S. cities during the months of October and November, including a stop in Fort Wayne on Thursday, November 15 at 7:00pm. The tour marks the first time the two critically-acclaimed, chart-topping artists have co-headlined their own tour together, creating an unprecedented experience for concert attendees getting to see them share the stage for an energy-filled night of hit songs and fan favorites.   </span></p> <p><span>Tickets will go on sale Friday, June 29 at 10am. A limited VIP ticket package will include an exclusive signed photo, and a post-show meet and greet/photo op with both artists. Ticket and concert details are available at <a href="http://www.memorialcoliseum.com">www.memorialcoliseum.com</a>.</span></p> 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2018-11-16 2018-11-16 truTV Impractical Jokers “The Cranjis McBasketball World Comedy Tour” Starring The Tenderloins <p>Live Nation announced today that The Tenderloins will bring their brand new stage show, "The Cranjis McBasketball World Comedy Tour, to Fort Wayne at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum on Friday, November 16th.</p> <p>The Tenderloins, is a New York-based comedy troupe, whose four members &#8211; Joe Gatto, James Murray, Brian Quinn and Sal Vulcano &#8211; are the creators, executive producers, and stars of truTV’s hit series, Impractical Jokers. Now in its seventh season, Impractical Jokers follows The Tenderloins as they coerce one another into doing public pranks while being filmed by hidden cameras. With each new season, the show continues to take dares to outrageous levels with new over-the-top hijinks. </p> <p>In addition to the top-rated television show, the Troupe has toured steadily over the last four years with its highly-successful, “Where’s Larry?” &amp; “Santiago Sent Us,” tours playing to hundreds of thousands of fans in the US and UK, including three sold-out nights at Radio City Music Hall, a sold-out Madison Square Garden, and five sold-out shows at London’s O2 Arena. Natives of Staten Island, NY, Vulcano, Gatto, Murray and Quinn met while attending high school and later formed The Tenderloins Comedy Troupe in 1999. After years of performing live improv and sketch comedy shows, The Tenderloins crossed over to the web, garnering millions of views for their internet sketches, eventually creating the runaway success Impractical Jokers for truTV. Impractical Jokers is top 5 in its timeslot on cable in the US and is the #1 show on Comedy Central in the United Kingdom and India. </p> <p>Beginning August 2018, The Tenderloins will unveil their brand new stage show "The Cranjis McBasketball World Comedy Tour." </p> <p>This show is 16+ Suggested/Parental Discretion Advised.</p> 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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  • 2019-06-03 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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