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Promenade Park in downtown Fort Wayne is a destination to not only enjoy the action of Indiana’s second largest city but also the natural beauty found at this junction of the St. Mary’s, Maumee, and St. Joseph rivers. For outdoor enthusiasts, there are plenty of opportunities to play, explore, and be active. Those who seek shopping, dining, and nightlife won’t be disappointed either. And if you live at The Riverfront at Promenade Park, the brand new luxury apartments in Fort Wayne, you’ll be within walking distance of it all.

One of the unique characteristics of Promenade Park is that it was designed for optimal accessibility. Gradual sloping paths, ramps, a zero-depth entry splash pad, and pathways for easy navigation through the parks make it an ideal location for people of all ages and abilities. Additionally, there’s no better place in Fort Wayne for arts, culture, nature, and recreation. Here are five more things you’ll love about living in downtown Fort Wayne.

All the places you can walk and bike

Downtown Fort Wayne has an excellent walkability score, which means most errands can be accomplished on foot. Within a mile of the Riverfront at Promenade Park, you’ll find George’s International Market, 3 Rivers Natural Grocery Food Co-op & Deli, and in the summer, the Fort Wayne Farmers Market.

Art and Culture

Get your history, art, and culture fix at the Botanical Conservatory, the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, and The History Center, all just a half-mile stroll from Promenade Park.

Outdoor activities

You also have a variety of options for exploring the three rivers by boat, including Sweet Breeze Boat Tours, and Rum Runner Party Boats. Walk along the Doermer Kids’ Canal and try your hand at outdoor table tennis, foosball, and cornhole, or check out the PNC Playground providing a variety of structures suitable for all ages and abilities. And for all of your bicycling, gear, clothing, parts, and accessory needs, stop by Fort Wayne Outfitters. They also rent bikes, canoes, and kayaks.

Events at Headwater’s Park

When you live at The Riverfront at Promenade Park, you can walk to festivals and concerts at the outdoor venue at Headwater’s Park, enjoy the bike and walking paths, and even ice skate during the winter.

Unique Places to Eat and Drink

If discovering trendy new places to eat and hang out are more your thing, downtown Fort Wayne is the place for you. Nawa - Inspired Asian Cuisine and Cocktails is just a 3-minute walk from Promenade Park, and Mercado is about four minutes on foot. Next door, you’ll find Fort Wayne’s Famous Coney Island Wiener Stand.Blended Drinks, Coffee, and Bites is also just a minute away, and for a heartier breakfast, you can head to Cindy’s Diner or you can walk across the Well’s Street Bridge to Klemm’s on Wells. For a great date night venue, try Proximo.

If you’re looking for new apartments in downtown Fort Wayne, check out The Riverfront at Promenade Park. The incredible amenities here include spacious floor plans with a patio or balcony, California closets, window walls, and designer flooring, fixtures, lighting, and countertops. Don’t miss your chance to be among the first to live in this unique luxury community. Call our leasing office at (260) 312-1242 to learn more today.