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Grand Wayne Convention Center

  • Address: 120 West Jefferson Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN 46802
  • Phone: (260) 426-4100
  • Fax: (260) 420-9080
  • Email: E-mail
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Located in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne, the Grand Wayne Convention Center welcomes hundreds of state, regional and national meetings, conventions, conferences and trade shows each year. The Grand Wayne Center is the second largest convention center in Indiana, boasts over 225,000 sq. ft. of meeting space, and is adjoined to two full-service hotels, making it a premier Midwest meetings destination.

 

Amenities:

  • 225,000 sq. feet of meeting space
  • 4 exhibition halls
  • 8 breakout rooms
  • Attached parking by skywalk
  • Beautiful glass enclosed pre-function meeting area
  • Dedicated and award winning staff
  • Free all-access Wi-Fi
  • Easy-access loading docks

 

Awards

  • ISAE Supplier Star Service Award Individual Supplier of the Year
  • Lt. Governors Hoosier Hospitality Award

 

Testimonials

  • “The most professional, state-of-the-art facility in the state of Indiana.” -Gary M. Bolinger, CAE, President and CEO, Indiana CPA Society “The Grand Wayne Center meeting rooms, including the board room were exactly as advertised and very clean!” -Alec Cawlfield, Non-Commission Officer Academy Graduate Association
  • “The Grand Wayne Center is an excellent facility. Very professional and knowledgeable—they know their business and make a meeting planner's work easy. ” -Dennis Costerison Indiana Association of School Business Officials

 

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Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space
  • Total Sq. Ft. 225000
  • Reception Capacity 4500
  • Number of Rooms 18
Convention Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 48480
  • Width: 179
  • Length: 270
  • Height: 30
  • Booth Capacity: 264
  • Theater Capacity: 4000
  • Classroom Capacity: 2880
  • Banquet Capacity: 3080
1/3 Convention Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 16000
  • Width: 179
  • Length: 89
  • Height: 30
  • Booth Capacity: 85
  • Theater Capacity: 1344
  • Classroom Capacity: 900
  • Banquet Capacity: 980
1/2 Convention Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 24359
  • Width: 179
  • Length: 135
  • Height: 30
  • Booth Capacity: 120
  • Theater Capacity: 2184
  • Classroom Capacity: 1440
  • Banquet Capacity: 1500
2/3 Convention Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 32300
  • Width: 179
  • Length: 180
  • Height: 30
  • Booth Capacity: 175
  • Theater Capacity: 2688
  • Classroom Capacity: 1980
  • Banquet Capacity: 1960
  • 2019-02-24 12:00:00 2019-02-24 16:00:00 2019 Bridal Extravaganza <p>Find everything you need to make your dream day perfect at the 12th annual Fort Wayne Newspapers Bridal Extravaganza! From your bouquet to your honeymoon, vendors will be on hand to help you design your ideal wedding. The first 300 registered brides are guaranteed to receive a Vera Bradley tote bag with the latest issue of Fort Wayne Magazine’s Weddings and a helpful Bridal Planner. Brides-to-be can register at the event for Dream Day Giveaways (a minimum value of $500) so be sure to get there early!<br /><br />Come early and enjoy our VIP Bridal Brunch sponsored by MutualBank. Get in on the fun, great food and drinks during the VIP Bridal Brunch from 10:30am-11:30am. Tickets are $35 and include brunch, mimosas, and early entry to the 2019 Bridal Extravaganza!</p> 120 West Jefferson Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • FAME Festival

    Grand Wayne Convention Center

    March 16, 2019 - March 17, 2019 (Select Dates)

    2019-03-16 2019-03-17 FAME Festival <p><span>March 16-17, 2019</span><br /><span>Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. / Sunday: Noon-5 p.m.</span></p> <p>The Fort Wayne FAME Festival hosts over 6,500 pieces of children's artwork and has over 2000 children performing in music, dance and drama. There is the FAMEous Imaginarium with over 15 make-and- take art projects. There will be visiting artists from Sub-Saharan Africa showing their talents in Batik and African drumming. The FAME Festival is fun for the whole family so stop out and enjoys the arts.</p> 120 West Jefferson Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2019-05-03 17:30:00 2019-05-03 21:00:00 Charis House Gala Live & Silent Auction <p>Bid on exciting silent auction items directly from your cell phone, try your shot at a fabulous vacation and more during our live auction with Mitch Kruse, and enjoy a delicious meal and dessert, all while supporting the women and children at The Rescue Mission’s Charis House!</p> 120 West Jefferson Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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