The Sweetwater Performance Pavilion is a covered outdoor music venue, located on the south end of the Sweetwater campus in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Features of the venue include:
The Sweetwater Performance Pavilion is located just behind the Sweetwater campus which is located at 5501 US Highway 30 West, Fort Wayne, IN 46818
1 hour prior to show.
In order to help provide a safe and secure environment for all of our guests, we have a strict NO RE-ENTRY policy.
Every show is different so make sure to check out the age restrictions on the event details page for the particular event you are interested in attending.
The majority of our shows are seated shows however we do occasionally host general admission shows. Check the event info for whether or not the event is seated or general admission. If you need seating accommodations for a general admission event please give us a call at (260) 432-8176 x1137.
Yes. We offer accommodations for ADA seating at every show. For seated events simply choose Accessible Seating during the purchase process. For General Admission events there will be an option to request accessible seating when you check out. You can also call the Sweetwater Concierge at (260) 432-8176 x1137 during business hours to answer questions and purchase ADA Accessible seats.
No flash photography. No professional cameras or video equipment allowed.
Sweetwater Performance Pavilion shows typically occur in all weather conditions. However, in the event of a weather delay or cancellation, check the website at sweetwaterpavilion.com, call (260) 432-8176 x1137, or check social media (Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter). In the case of severe weather, you may be instructed to leave the venue – you will need your ticket for re-entry after the severe weather passes. In most cases, your vehicle is your safest shelter, as the Sweetwater Performance Pavilion is a covered outdoor venue.
We have ample free parking adjacent to the Pavilion. The parking lot is lighted and includes handicap spaces.
A variety of local food trucks will be at each concert. No outside food or drink is allowed inside the Pavilion.
For those who are 21 and over, beer and wine are available for purchase with a valid ID.
No, Tailgating is prohibited. Portable grills are not allowed on the premises and alcohol is only allowed inside the gates of the performance space. Sweetwater is a non-smoking campus.
The Pavilion staff is dedicated to creating a safe and fun environment for all patrons who attend our venue. With that in mind we take the safety and security of our staff and patrons seriously. Prior to entering the building all guests will be searched by wand, pat down, or metal detector and may be asked to empty pockets.
All bags will be searched.
Bags must be CLEAR (see-through), no larger than 12″ x 6″, and the contents of the bag must be visible without opening or handling the bag. Each ticket holder, including children, may carry an approved clear bag.
No other bags allowed.
Please enjoy your time at the Pavilion without any of the following items:
This list of prohibited items is subject to change at the discretion of venue management.
We reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone. If you see something that concerns you, please immediately speak to our management or security staff.
Yes, please contact the Sweetwater Concierge at (260) 432-8176 x1137.
We reserve the right to refuse entry to anyone.
By entering the venue, you are agreeing to be photographed and videoed by our team for use in future promotions from Sweetwater.