Sensory Tent pic sm


Calm Water Sensory Tent


Riverfront Fort Wayne’s Calm Water Sensory Tent is a mobile sensory room designed to mimic stationary sensory rooms used for individuals with autism, dementia, sensory processing disorders, and more. The individual’s experience in the tent is entirely customized and targets sensory seeking or avoidant needs. Adult supervision is required. Stays in the tent last 15 minutes and time slots are on a first come, first served basis during events. For questions, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Calm Water Sensory Tent is proudly sponsored by AWS Foundation.

The Calm Walter Sensory Tent will be available at the following Promenade Park events this summer:

Muddy River Concert Series (5:00-8:00 p.m.)

River, Set, Go (4:00-8:00 p.m.)

Taste of the Arts


Sensory Toy Workshop

Tuesday, May 10 and Thursday, May 12, 6-8 p.m.

Park Foundation Pavilion, Promenade Park, 202 W. Superior St.

If you love beautiful sights and sounds, lovely scents, and the feeling of crushing something in your hand then this is the workshop for you! In these creative workshops, we will craft four different toys that stimulate the senses, relieve anxiety, and focus the mind. The sensory toys will include a squishy stress ball and aromatherapy play dough on Tuesday and a colorful kaleidoscope and expressive squishies on Thursday. This workshop is recommended for ages 8 and older and each kid is best to be accompanied by an adult. Toy instruction starts promptly at 6pm and 7pm. Through the generosity of the AWS Foundation, this program is made free to the public of all abilities. Reserve your spot for either workshop by registering before 5 p.m. on May 6th at We ask you to please follow City mandated policies inside the pavilion regarding COVID at the time of the event. For questions: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Stress Ball/Aromatherapy Play Dough = 5/10, 6-8 pm

Emotion Squishies/Kaleidoscope = 5/12, 6-8 pm


RFW Logo Hori RGB 01

We want your feedback!

new_blue_64x64Take our on-line survey now!
This quick and easy survey will only take 1 minute or less and will provide us with valuable information!

Translate Content