Trade in the sunburn for a trip that’s closer to home, and easier on your wallet. In Fort Wayne, you will find the outstanding attractions, amazing special events, and packages to create a Spring adventure!
No matter when you plan to get away in Fort Wayne, we can help you make the most of your time with a special Spring Itinerary.
Fort Wayne Spring Itinerary
1. Family Fun
Fill your itinerary with family fun on a Fort Wayne getaway!
Looking for outdoor activities? Our award-winning Children’s Zoo opens for the season on April 18, and TinCaps Baseball steps up to bat April 13 – both of which offer fun family experiences and great opportunities to make memories together!
2. Book Tickets for a Special Event
Search our Calendar of Events for music, theatre and entertainment hitting the stage during your visit. You’ll love our vibrant special events!
Over the months of March and April, you can enjoy traveling Broadway shows including Beautiful and Waitress. And live in concert, Fort Wayne plays host to dozens of musical artists and shows including Candlebox, Bruce Hornsby, for King and Country, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and many more. You can also catch Jo Jo Siwa in concert, as well as Pirates of the Sea – a special show for all ages, performed by the Fort Wayne Philharmonic.
Sports fans can catch NCAA tournament play, as well as Komet Hockey, Mad Ants basketball, and Derby Girls roller derby!
Special exhibits at Fort Wayne’s museums include the Dog Days of Winter exhibit at the Botanical Conservatory and A-Maze-D at Science Central! Both are big hits for the kids.
If you come on a weekend, plan to check out the indoor Farmers Market on Saturday and the many free events taking place every Sunday at Riverfront Fort Wayne’s Promenade Park.
Search our Calendar of Events to discover what’s taking place during your visit.
3. Opt for the Outdoors
And be sure to check out the Midwest’s newest attraction – Promenade Park! Promenade Park is built on the banks of Fort Wayne’s three rivers and offers free family fun! Travel the treetop canopy trail, slide into a fully accessible playground, splash in the 260-foot kids canal, enjoy lunch at Trubble Riverside, and relax in the porch swings, overlooking the river. There is so much to see and explore in the heart of downtown at Promenade Park.
4. Get Active at Fort Wayne’s Entertainment Centers
5. Museums for Every Interest
No visit is complete to Fort Wayne with a visit to some of our family-friendly attractions including Science Central, Indiana’s only hands-on science museum. The Botanical Conservatory offers three gardens under glass – enjoy a lush tropical rainforest, Sonoran desert, or ever-changing showcase garden. Art lovers will also enjoy the Fort Wayne Museum of Art where a substantial permanent collection and dazzling glass collection meets seasonal exhibits for all interests.
6. Delicious Dining in Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne is a “City of Restaurants” offering crowd favorites like Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island and Cindy’s Diner, to family-friendly restaurants like the Hoppy Gnome. In Fort Wayne, there’s a dining experience just waiting for you and your family to enjoy together!
7. Hotel Packages Help You Save
Check out our list of money-saving hotel packages and coupons to help you make the most of your spring adventure in Fort Wayne!
Spend your Spring in Fort Wayne, Indiana and make memories to last a lifetime!