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Why Grand Wayne

Why The Grand Wayne Center?

Premier Event Spaces

  • 325+ events annually
  • 80% rebooking rate
  • Save up to 15% vs. comparable destinations
  • 35+ years of experience
  • One day's easy drive for nearly half of the U.S. population, making Fort Wayne one of the best drive-to destinations
  • Three adjacent, full-service luxury hotels with garage parking and skywalk connectivity
  • Walking access to downtown Fort Wayne's 60+ restaurants and pubs, coffee and dessert houses, shopping, acclaimed arts and entertainment venues, and extensive parks system
  • Bike sharing access, taxi and shuttle services
  • Direct connectivity with the adjacent Botanical Gardens, Historic Embassy Theatre, Parkview Field, and extensive Allen County Public Library/Genealogy Center
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  • 225,000 square feet of luxuriously designed and appointed, climate-controlled, fully customizable gathering spaces
  • 50,000 square-foot carpeted Convention & Exhibit Hall, 18 perfectly appointed meeting rooms, and intuitive floor plans
  • 30,000 square feet of gorgeous, polished terrazzo pre-function and reception corridors
  • Theatre seating for 4,500; Classroom setup for up to 2,900; Banquet seating up to 3,100
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In-House Team Support 
  • Sales team, event managers, event hosts, and guest experience manager
  • Professional AV technicians
  • Non-union, 24/7 engineering and room set crews
  • Onsite, full service catering team
  • Innovative meeting options, including the CONVERG classroom collaboration suite
  • Advanced AV technology options in every room for full lighting, sound, presentation, special effects, and ambiance and climate control
  • Complimentary high-performance WiFi for up to 5,000 simultaneous users 
Easy Access
  • Easy, one day's drive via direct highway accessibility
  • Front-door via air (FWA) within minutes of landing
  • Easy access, no-fee loading zones and drayage
  • Convenient taxi and shuttle services

and more ...
  • Fully-equipped and staffed 12,000 square foot kitchen with  professional chef and gourmet food and beverage options
  • 360 UV-C airstream purification for cleaner, virus- and pathogen-free air quality throughout all spaces
  • Abundant natural light and comfortable seating with connectivity
  • 122 restrooms (no waiting!)
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