Share Your #MyFortWayne Visitor Recommendations

May 7-13 is National Travel & Tourism Week!

To celebrate, we invite residents (or previous visitors) to put on their tourism caps and share what they love about Fort Wayne with a new visitor.

Everyone who shares a recommendation will be entered to win a $60 gift card to Mercado and $20 to Oh Five Scoop Shop!

QUESTION: What Fort Wayne attractions, events, and experiences would YOU recommend to someone visiting Fort Wayne?

STEP 1: Snap your photo:

  • With a #MyFortWayne photo frame — set up at the Botanical Conservatory, Union Street Market, and Visit Fort Wayne
  • OR take a photo/video at any of your favorite Fort Wayne spots.


STEP 2: Post your photo/video on social media and share your visitor recommendations in the captions.

STEP 3: In the caption, include: #MyFortWayne and #nttw23

STEP 4: Tag @VisitFortWayne in the post!

Share your #MyFortWayne recommendations on social media by May 13 for a chance to WIN a $60 gift card to Mercado and $20 to Oh Five Scoop Shop!

If you prefer, you can also upload your photos and videos to the gallery below.

#MyFortWayne Gallery

Fort Wayne Tourism Fast Facts:

  1. Fort Wayne and Allen County welcome more than 7 million visitors each year!
  2. Visitors spend $803 million in our community annually.
  3. In Allen County, 11,210 jobs are directly sustained by tourism — these jobs would not exist without visitors coming to our community.
  4. Without visitor spending, each Allen County household would have to pay an extra $606 per year in taxes. Residents save money by welcoming visitors!


Learn more about the benefits of tourism in Fort Wayne and Allen County.