Promenade Park

Stephanie Gottesman & Megan Butler

Megan Butler, the Program and Events Manager for Riverfront Fort Wayne, joins host Stephanie Gottesman to discuss the development of Promenade Park and the Hello, New Park event last August.

Despite the weather, there's no shortage of things to do on Fort Wayne's downtown riverfront, thanks to Promenade Park's new week night activity series.

WBOI Presents: August News Roundup 2019

Sep 5, 2019
WBOI News

Our August News Roundup on WBOI Presents features election analysis, a look at a new downtown attraction and conversations with reporters from around the state. 

Zach Bernard/WBOI News

Following years of planning, legislation and construction, the Promenade Park at Fort Wayne’s riverfront finally celebrated its grand opening over the weekend.

Riverfront Fort Wayne

Following years of planning, legislation and construction, the Promenade Park at Fort Wayne’s riverfront is finally opening, and its introduction to the community is packed with events throughout the weekend.

Courtesy/Rotary Club of Fort Wayne

The Rotary Club of Fort Wayne takes its tag line, "Dream big about service," very seriously, and this year, it is making a big splash on the downtown Riverfront scene with a Water Jet Fountain, which will be constructed adjacent to the Compass Pavilion in the heart of Promenade Park.

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The City of Fort Wayne announced it will be seeking a new developer for a $62 million mixed-use development being constructed directly east of the new Promenade Park.