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Looking for a seasonal job?

We still have many seasonal jobs available for this fall!  Please check out our Park Jobs link to learn MORE about job openings and Pop-Up job recruitment events!  



Blue Jacket's Fantasy of Lights runs from November 20-Dec. 31.  Check out the Fantasy of Lights link to learn more. 

Pedestrian bridge to close for repair

Detour prepared and marked 

Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Fort Wayne Trails announces that the Fourth Street River Greenway pedestrian bridge in Lawton Park will close for repairs beginning Wednesday, November 23. The location of the bridge and a suggested detour route can be found on the following Detour Map.



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5-Year Master Plan Feedback Needed 

We need your input on the 5-Year Master Plan!  Please give us your feedback through the Community Survey for the 5-year Parks & Recreation Master Plan. We appreciate your assistance as we plan for the future.

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Foster Park Golf Course Final Master Plan Drawings Ready for Public Viewing

The Final Master Plan Drawings are now ready to be viewed on-line. Check out the drawing above of the Master Plan and below of the vision board. 


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Take the Foster Park Golf Course Master Plan Survey.

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Share your Fort Wayne Park Story! Watch the video and then share your story on the Park Story link!  





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Fun at the Youth Centers 

Sign up for After School programming at Jennings or Weisser this Fall!  Please note, Weisser is full at this time.  We continue to take names to add to the wait list. 

Register online TODAY!

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Sign up TODAY for After School programming at McMillen Park Community Center

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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

Santa & Reindeer Saturdays
10 Dec 2022  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Holiday Dinner & Light Tour
12 Dec 2022   5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Winter Solstice Walk/Ride & Bonfire
21 Dec 2022   4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Christmas Movie in the Park
22 Dec 2022   6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Chilly Challenge Bike Ride
1 Jan 2023   1:00 pm - 3:00 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