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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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Meeting Facilities

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.



  • 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



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



  • “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
  • Healing Body, Mind & Spirit Expo

    Grand Wayne Convention Center

    August 24, 2019 - August 25, 2019 (Select Dates)

    2019-08-24 10:00:00 2019-08-25 10:00:00 Healing Body, Mind & Spirit Expo <p>4th Annual Healing Body and Spirit Expo ~ Professional Holistic Healers, Mediums &amp; Intuitives from across the US &amp; Canada. Angel &amp; Tarot readers, aura photos, crystals, stones, pet communicators, body &amp; light workers, crystal healers, spirit artists, numerology, aromatherapy, astrologists, palmistry, essential oils, holistic products, clothing, Native American flutes, jewelry, minerals and more... tickets sold at the admission door only. Visit <a href="http://www.healingbodyandspirit.com/" target="_blank">healingbodyandspirit.com</a> to view exhibitors and more information.</p> <p>Sat 10:00-7:00 ~ Sun 10:00-5:00</p> <p><a href="https://www.facebook.com/healingbodyandspiritexpos/" target="_blank">Follow Healing Body and Spirit on Facebook</a></p> 120 West Jefferson Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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  • 2019-10-19 11:00:00 2019-10-19 17:00:00 DIA Fort Wayne 2019 <p>DIA Fort Wayne- The 3rd Annual Dia de Los Muertos Festival  "A Celebration of Life!"</p> <p>FREE Family Event- As part of the Fort Wayne Fright Night/Fright Festival taking place on Saturday, October 19, 2019 the Grand Wayne Center downtown will be transformed to celebrate the end of Hispanic Heritage Month &amp; the Day of the Dead/Dia de Los Muertos holiday. </p> <p>There will be live music, some of the area’s best taco vendors, face painting, games and altar’s with ofrendas (elaborate offerings dedicated to the spirit of the departed). Artists will be onsite to help turn you &amp; your kids into a Calaca (Spanish word for skeleton). Visit our website for more information:</p> 120 West Jefferson Boulevard Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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