|Allen County War Memorial Coliseum Shuttles|
||The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum and Expo Center is one of the most versatile venues in the entire Midwest. The venue hosts a variety of exciting events throughout the year, including community festivals, trade shows, corporate events, weddings, and concerts.|
About the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum
This sprawling entertainment center features a state of the art concert arena, functional conference rooms, a massive expo space, a chic rooftop lounge and on-site restaurants. The Memorial Coliseum has capacity for up to 13,000 guests, making it perfect for all kinds of events, from birthday parties, corporate training sessions, seminars, concerts, weddings and charity galas. A total of eight conference rooms, including the lounge and upper rotunda, provide adequate space for meetings of any size. The dramatic upper rotunda provides a beautiful atmosphere for sophisticated banquets and celebrations.
The rooftop lounge is an ideal space for your next birthday party or reception, where you can enjoy delicious appetizers and refreshing drinks on the open-air patio. The large expo center boasts 152,000 sq. ft. of multi-purpose event space, which can be customized with moveable walls to create three separate spaces. The expo center is versatile enough to host anything you can imagine—from motorsports events to weddings, sporting events to tradeshows.
The entire coliseum features a talented event staff, dedicated to creating the most memorable events for all guests. Concessions are provided at various locations throughout the coliseum, offering a variety of entrees, snacks, drinks and cocktails. Lodging is available at many nearby hotels, the closest being the Coliseum Holiday Inn.The coliseum is located in charming Fort Wayne, near plenty of interesting attractions. The Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo has been voted one of the best zoos in the nation, which features an exciting African Safari Adventure.
Kids and adults alike will enjoy hanging out with monkeys, lions and hyenas—you can even hand-feed a giraffe. Other points of interest include the Fort Wayne History Center, an interactive museum filled with thousands of fascinating historical documents, artifacts and photographs from bygone eras, highlighting inventions and important historical figures local to Indiana.
Downtown Fort Wayne offers multiple options for entertainment, including botanical gardens, shopping, and art galleries. Ramblers can enjoy daily walking tours, or catch a ride and check out a breezy Segway tour for an intimate look at the city. Sports fans can relax and have some fun watching the game at the gorgeous Parkview Field Ballpark, which has been voted the #1 minor-league ballpark in the US.