SO WHERE IS THIS FESTIVAL?
The Johnny Appleseed Festival can be easily reached from a variety of directions. We also offer a list of nearby motel and hotels for your convenience if you are coming into visit for more than 1 day. The hotels are listed alphabetically and offer various rates and packages. If you select one of these hotels, please make sure you tell them you saw their listing on this website to ensure you get any special rates established for the weekend. Here are some festival directions:
1502 Harry Baals Dr.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805
Take Exit 309A south to Coliseum Blvd (US 930) and go left. Pass Parnell Avenue and the Memorial Coliseum. The festival grounds are located behind this area and parking is available for a fee at the Coliseum, and for FREE at Purdue Fort Wayne and Concordia High School Athletic Center (Just off N. Anthony Blvd). shuttle service is provided from both those locations for FREE. (The Johnny Appleseed Festival is not affiliated with the Coliseum parking and is not funded in anyway from parking fees at the Coliseum)
Holiday Inn – Purdue Fort Wayne
4111 Paul Shaffer Drive
Across the street from the Festival
Special Festival Rates – Just Mention Johnny Appleseed (Must call LOCAL number – not national)
5251 Distribution Drive