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Downtown Fort Wayne has some of the best venues for date nights, and if you live at The Riverfront at Promenade Park, you’re lucky to live right near all the action. Here are some great ideas for a romantic date night.

Art, Galleries, and Museums

Fort Wayne is a terrific hub for art and culture, you can take advantage of a romantic exhibit, art class, or reception at one of several downtown Fort Wayne locations.

Buy you and your love tickets for Indiana Waterways: The Art of Conservation reception at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art on Thursday, March 9th, and enjoy free admission, a cash bar, and light appetizers. You can also check out The Glass Wing, now a permanent exhibit with nearly 400 glass sculptures.

Cinema Center
This is a nonprofit cinema dedicated to independent and arthouse movies, plus special film series and events.

Classes at Artlink
You and your special someone can sign up for a watercolor or drawing class for all skill levels at Artlink. See the FAQ for information on registering to attend, and supplies needed.

Castle Gallery
“ART IS LOVE” will be on exhibit at the Castle Gallery.

Live entertainment

Dinner at the Club Room
Make dinner reservations now for The Club Room, featuring a special menu and live music with Trinell Armour AKA Mad Scatter. Dinner service begins at 4 p.m. and music starts at 6 p.m. Make your reservations today.

Dinner Theater
For something a little wacky, check out the dinner detective murder mystery show presented by Dinner Detective Fort Wayne. This hilarious, interactive dinner theater show takes place at the Courtyard by Marriott Fort Wayne at 6 p.m. and includes a full dinner and gratuity for your waitstaff.

Ghost Tour at Bell Mansion
For an even more unusual date night, check out the Ghost Tour at the Bell Mansion. The 8 p.m. flashlight tour makes a perfect romantic and spooky date night destination.

Fort Wayne Ballet
Buy tickets to Love Notes at the Freemason's Theater, and enjoy a private stage-side table, complimentary wine, roses, specialty chocolates, and light appetizers for two while you enjoy the most famous love duets in the ballet repertoire.

Downtown Fort Wayne Restaurants

If you’re just looking for a nice restaurant where you can have a relaxing dinner, call for reservations at any of the downtown Fort Wayne restaurants, such as Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Black Canyon, Baker Street Steakhouse, Eddie Merlot's, or Club Soda.

If all this culture and entertainment have you excited about Fort Wayne, check out The Riverfront at Promenade Park, new downtown Fort Wayne apartments in a fun neighborhood with direct access to the Riverwalk. Call for a tour today: (260) 368-5123.