Given its heart-of-the-city location and iconic architectural style, Grand Wayne Convention Center is among Fort Wayne’s crown jewels of downtown development. The Center boasts 1,830 windows and 68 entrances welcoming an abundance of natural light and offering dynamic downtown views. By design, the Center is easily accessible from all points, encouraging guests to explore and enjoy the many walkable sights and sounds of the city.
Grand Wayne Convention Center is designed to simplify your event process with enhanced accessibility to the spaces within. Drayage areas off Washington Boulevard on the north side and an expanse of bays along Webster Street on the west side make event unloading and loading easier for planners and drivers. Engineering and security staff are notably accommodating and happy to assist with scheduling.
Public spaces adjacent to convention hall or meeting room entrances are typically considered complimentary pre-function space for the event within the room. This works ideally for event registrations, luncheons, or cocktail and networking activities. These spaces are enhanced with plenty of natural light, polished terrazzo, and Grand Wayne Center’s unique, sleek architectural style.
These spaces may also be used independently as event space, if no other events occupy the adjoining rooms. Please talk with a Grand Wayne Center sales manager for details.