Visiting Fort Wayne

Travel early or stay after the conference to enjoy some Hoosier Hospitality that Indiana has to offer. Experience our country’s newest (61st) National Park – Indiana Dunes – to one of the icons of Hoosier Hysteria – Milan High School – to a growing number of Indiana wineries and all points in between. Learn more about things to do along the way by visiting:


For more information about Fort Wayne, visit VisitFortWayne.

Contact Details

Getting to Fort Wayne

Join us at the 2019 NACAA Conference in beautiful Fort Wayne, IN.

Grand Wayne Convention Center

120 W. Jefferson Blvd.

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Conference hotels include:


Courtyard by Marriott

1150 S. Harrison St.

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Hilton Fort Wayne 

1020 S. Calhoun St.

Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Fort Wayne is located in the northeast corner of Indiana at the intersection of I-69 and US-30 (historic Lincoln Highway) and is accessible from Fort Wayne International Airport (approximately 8 miles away from the Grand Wayne Convention Center; get more airport info here.

Getting Around Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne International Airport makes it easy for you to access the city through a variety of ground transportation services such as airport car rentals, taxis, hotel shuttles, and ride share services UBER and LYFT. You can find more information about these services at Fort Wayne International Airport.

Hotel shuttle service from the airport is available to the main conference hotels: Courtyard by Marriott and Fort Wayne Hilton.

Downtown Fort Wayne is very walk able and several attractions are actually connected to the Grand Wayne Convention Center through a sky-walk. See the rest of Downtown Fort Wayne and take in the abundance of public art by walking or biking the sidewalks.  Click here for an interactive map of the city.

Dining Options

There are a number of wonderful dining establishments located within walking distance of the Grand Wayne.  Check out these options suggested by Visit Fort Wayne.

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