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Riverfront Phase I 

Visit Promenade Park, we promise amazing experiences in extraordinary places.

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Thursday, December 5
4pm and 6pm

View designs for the public spaces to the east and west of Promenade Park and learn about recommendations for zoning and land use, infrastructure, flood management, and private development in the Riverfront District.

RSVPs are no longer being taken for the 4:00 p.m. session and there are only a handful of openings for the 6 p.m. session. Residents not attending are invited to watch the event on Facebook Live on the Riverfront Fort Wayne Facebook page, @RiverfrontFW.

To RSVP or learn more: Riverfrontfw.org 


Important Updates


Foster Park Road is CLOSED until spring


Motorists in the vicinity of the Broadway and Rudisill Boulevard intersection will notice a new road closure. The intersection will be closed to accommodate construction of the Rudisill Consolidation Sewer.  The closure is expected to be in place until late spring.

Access to Foster Park will be from south of the park.  Check out the Detour Map of Foster Park  for additional information. 


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Franke Park Master Plan Available for Public Viewing

The Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation Department has released the final version of the Franke Park Master Plan for public view. It can be viewed now at FrankeParkMasterPlan.com

Fundraising Campaign Begins for Foster Park Pavilion Restoration

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Friends of the Parks of Allen County have launched a fundraising campaign for the restoration of Foster Park Pavilion #3. Interested donors can make a contribution at yeaparks.com or at fortwayneparks.org.   Learn more about the campaign!


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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Upcoming Events

Harmony at the Conservatory
5 Dec 2019   6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
2 Day Open House & Sale
6 Dec 2019  12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Victorian Christmas ‘At-Home’ with the Swinney Sisters
6 Dec 2019   2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Picture Time with Santa
6 Dec 2019   3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Victorian Christmas ‘At-Home’ with the Swinney Sisters
7 Dec 2019  11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department  705 E. State Blvd.   Fort Wayne, IN 46805  (260) 427-6000 • Office hours: Monday-Friday 8 am-5 pm  parkswebmaster@cityoffortwayne.org