Rea Park   Rea Park

Rea Park 

Size in acres: 5.5

Since 2002

Rea Park is located at Raymond Street between Holly Avenue and Redwood Avenue. For more detailed location information, check out the General Park Map  or Rea Park Map

Rea Park, which is directly across from McCormick Park, consists of over 5 acres of natural open space and vegetation.  The park features a soccer field for visitors to enjoy as well as a paved half-mile walking path for the fitness oriented.

History: Rea Magnet Wire executives recognized an opportunity to create a beautiful green space, in conjunction with the city's plans toward revitalizing the southeast Industrial Corridor of the city.  The company donated several unused blocks of land near its facility and the Vann Family Foundation sponsored the transformation of these deserted blocks into a 5.5 acre park. The park provides an opportunity for employees and area residents to picnic, walk the paths or just enjoy being outside.

Soccer       Walking Path

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Upcoming Events

Trek the Trails
25 Jun 2019   6:10 pm - 8:00 pm
The Clan Tynker Family Circus
29 Jun 2019  12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Gabriel Sanchez presents the Prince Experience
6 Jul 2019   8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fort Wayne Area Community Band presents “The Best of the Best”
9 Jul 2019   7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Leonid & Friends tribute to the band Chicago
11 Jul 2019   8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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