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A Fun Weekend in Fort Wayne

24 May 2006  Born and raised Fort Wayne single
2.0 of 5 stars based on 2 votes

It might not be the biggest city, but Fort Wayne offers a lot of fun choices for a great weekend. Here are some places to visit if you're looking to get out and have some fun in the city over the weekend.

  • Category: Perfect weekend
  • Traveler type: Shopping, Active/Outdoors, Never been before, Repeat visitors
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Singles, Families with small children, Families with teenagers, Large groups, Students, Budget travellers , Active/adventure
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
    http://www.kidszoo.com/

    With tons of animals and fun rides, the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo offers up hours of entertainment. Adventures in the outback, African veldt and Indonesian rain forest await you.

  • 2. Botanical Conservatory
    http://www.botanicalconservatory.org/

    With many different species of plants and tress, the Botanical Conservatory allows you to surround yourself in nature. Special exhibits and events promise an amazing time.

  • 3. Fort Wayne Museum of Art
    http://www.fwmoa.org/

    The Fort Wayne Museum of Art has exhibitions, programs and events that make it an ideal place to visit for the whole family.

  • 4. Jefferson Pointe
    http://www.jeffersonshopping.com/

    A trip to an open air mall is perfect for a sunny weekend. There's more than 60 stores for your shopping, fine dining and a variety of restaurants and a movie complex offering stadium seating. In the summer, you can start your Friday nights off with live entertainment from local musicians.

  • 5. Glenbrook Square
    http://www.glenbrooksquare.com/html/index4.asp

    If the weather isn't great but shopping can't wait, Glenbrooke Square offers the perfect solution. With 175 stores, 12 restaurants and a new two-story carousel, Glenbrook Square offers an amazing time.

  • 6. The Allen County War Memorial Colisuem
    http://www.memorialcoliseum.com/

    The Coliseum puts on concerts, events, exhibitions and more throughout the year, so there's always something to do and you're sure to be entertained.

  • 7. Fort Wayne Wizards Baseball
    http://www.wizardsbaseball.com/

    What better way to spend the weekend than enjoying America's favorite past time? The Fort Wayne Wizards baseball team offers entertainment that the whole family can enjoy.

  • 8. Piere's
    http://www.itstheparty.com

    For the over 21 crowd, Piere's offers the ultimate entertainment experience. National acts perform concerts at this nightclub venue, and several clubs are all under one roof for dancing, karoake and good times.

  • 9. Headwater's Park

    In the heart of the city is a beautiful park that hosts festivals and events and provides the perfect place to rollerblade and take walks. The fountain is refreshing on hot days, and many people find themselves running through the spraying water. And in the winter, an ice rink provides skating.

  • 10. Science Central
    http://www.sciencecentral.org/

    This center for science, mathematics and technology offers fun for all ages. With hands-on activities, everyone can enjoying learning about science firsthand.