Three rivers converge in the heart of downtown Fort Wayne.
People in Northeast Indiana have gathered here for centuries.
Experience the legacy. Explore the natural wonder. And enjoy
this community’s new momentum forward.

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. 

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With spring almost here the Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department is once again hiring seasonal employees. On the Park side we have opportunities at the Botanical Conservatory Maintenance, Facility Maintenance, Forestry, Grounds Maintenance, and Horticulture. We are also looking for Recreation candidates as well. Ready to apply? Check out: https://www.cityoffortwayne.org/jobs-with-the-city.html  Want to learn more? Check out the Park Maintenance jobs list


The Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department is busy recruiting Lifeguards for our 2018 season!  Are you interested?

As of March 5, 2018: the Lakeside portable Ice Rink and Headwaters Ice Skating Rink are now both CLOSED for the season.

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City Utilities 3RPORT Tunnel Works Program  

Additional information about the Tunnel Works Program is available including how it impacts Foster Park.


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

Upcoming Events

RIverfront Clean Ups
17 Mar 2018  12:00 am
“Fairy Tales”
20 Mar 2018  12:00 am
“Fairy Tales”
21 Mar 2018  12:00 am
“Fairy Tales”
22 Mar 2018  12:00 am
“Fairy Tales”
23 Mar 2018  12:00 am

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