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About Fort Wayne

Downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana

Downtown Fort Wayne, Indiana from the St. Marys River

Located in northeastern Indiana, the city is 18 miles (29 km) west of the Ohio border and 50 miles (80 km) south of the Michigan border. With a population of 253,691 in the 2010 census, it is the second-most populous city in Indiana after Indianapolis.

The city is within a 300-mile (483 km) radius of major population centers, including Chicago IL, Cincinnati OH, Cleveland OH, Columbus OH, Detroit MI, Indianapolis IN, Louisville KY, Lexington KY, and Milwaukee, WI.

Things to Do


Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation maintains 86 public parks totaling 2,805 acres. Three public and 20 private golf courses are located in Allen County.

The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo is rated one of the nation's top ten!

As for restaurants, check out top picks from Fort Wayne Insiders, get dining discounts with our Coupons, find the latest street cuisine at our Food Trucks, and sip on something special from a local Brewery or Winery.

Fort Wayne, Indiana offers over 50 hotels, from convenient and well-appointed convention hotels to family-fun hotels with pools, we have the right hotel at the right price and right location for you.

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The Fort Wayne Komets, the ECHL affiliate of the NHL Colorado Avalanche, an have been a part of Fort Wayne since 1952. The Komets play at 13,000 seat Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.

The Midwest League's Fort Wayne TinCaps baseball, offers the “#1 fan experience in Minor League Sports!”

The Fort Wayne Mad Ants, the NBA G League affliate of the Indiana Pacers play at 13,000 seat Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.

Fort Wayne Spacemen |UsPHL Premier League, Midwest East Division


Fort Wayne Spacemen

John Finch

President/General Manager