Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

4000 Parnell Ave, Fort Wayne, IN 46805 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana, is a venue that provides exceptional versatility and can accommodate very large weddings. With 18 different event spaces, the options are endless for couples who want to transform a blank space into their dream wedding. All-inclusive packaging gives couples the ability to coordinate everything in-house while working with their experienced event coordination team.

Facilities and Capacity
The venue can support weddings with guests ranging from 100 all the way up to 1,000. Ceremonies can also be hosted in separate spaces from the wedding reception. For a classic, modern and unique option for your wedding venue, consider the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.

Services Offered
The Allen County War Memorial Coliseum is a full-service wedding venue that includes in-house catering and an approved outside caterers list. The venue also offers additional services:

  • Event planning
  • Setup


History
The original building was erected in 1952 as an homage to the Allen County war heroes from World War II. Several additions and modernizations happened throughout the 80s and early 2000s. By 2015, the Conference Center was added to the south end of the Expo Center, making it the second largest public assembly facility in the state of Indiana. Total square footage of the center is more than one million square feet.

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6 Reviews for Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

Recommended by 97% of couples


4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.8
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 4.8
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    Nicolette · Married on 06/30/2018

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Everyone I worked with at the Coliseum was incredibly helpful and easy to work with. It made my wedding reception flawless. Thank you so much! I would recommend you to anyone who wants a classy wedding!

    Sent on 07/16/2018

    Allen County War Memorial Coliseum's reply:

    Thanks so much, Nicolette. It was a beautiful event!
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    Katie · Married on 05/19/2018

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Everything was exactly how we planned! The coliseum really does its best to make sure you have everything you’ve dreamed of!

    Sent on 07/03/2018

    Allen County War Memorial Coliseum's reply:

    Thank you, Katie, for your kind review. You were a joy to work with. We wish for you both, nothing but the best!

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Allen County War Memorial Coliseum FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, Clean Up, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 10.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s)
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue? 1000
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 25
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 18
  • Describe your venue: Ballroom, Banquet Hall, Government Building, Rooftop
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Lighting / Sound, Preferred Vendors Only, Set Up, Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, Lighting, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? May, June, July, August, September, October, November
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March, April, December

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  • 4000 Parnell Ave Fort Wayne, IN 46805 See on map
    260-993-0059 (Phone number)

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