Learn more about the Riverfront

Interested in finding out more about Promenade Park including about the chosen sculpture, park history, time lapse photography, donation information and much more?  A new Promenade Park link is now available.

2019 Street Tree Application Information

Thank you for your interest maintaining our city’s tree canopy.  The Street Tree Application is now AVAILABLE: 2019 Street Tree Application Information.  The yearly application deadline is July 1st
You can check out the approved list of trees: http://www.fortwayneparks.org/images/PDF/2019_CM_Approved_List.pdf

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Calling all caterers!

Riverfront Fort Wayne's Promenade Park (opening this summer), the Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory AND Salomon Farm Park are happy to announce an open bidding opportunity for the provision of catering services!

The Mandatory Pre-bid meeting is February 21 at 11 am
The deadline to submit the RFP is February 28 at 11 am
View the Catering RFP

Questions? Please contact Nate Cardelli, 260-427-6444.

Creating a New Vision for Franke Park

We are interested in your input. Help us by completing the Franke Park web survey so together we can create a New Vision for Franke Park!

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Just Announced 2019 Foellinger Theatre Concert Dates

Kansas on May 11, 2019!  Purchase tickets
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on July 2, 2019! Purchase tickets starting at 10 am (local time) on November 16

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 The Memorial Park Task Force Recommendations Report 

The Memorial Park Task Force Recommendations Report is now available on-line.

The Fun Times

The Fun Times is a guide that is updated four times a year. It includes events, classes, and programs that are available. The guide is available online and in the mail to those who sign up to be on our mailing list. To be added to our mailing list and/or to sign up for our E-News please go to the Talk to us 2! page. 

McMillen Youth Program Registration

Click HERE to complete the On-line McMillen Youth Program Registration form.   Please call 427-2420 if you have any questions.  

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NOW AVAILABLE!  Search for parks, trails, activities and more.

We want your feedback!

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This quick and easy survey will only take 1 minute or less and will provide us with valuable information!

Upcoming Events

New Volunteer Orientation
20 Feb 2019   4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The Great Train Connection
23 Feb 2019  10:00 am - 4:00 pm
1812 Winter Garrison
23 Feb 2019  10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Riverfront Educational Series
11 Mar 2019   6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department  705 E. State Blvd.   Fort Wayne, IN 46805  (260) 427-6000 parkswebmaster@cityoffortwayne.org