What is The Lantern?

The Lantern is Fort Wayne, Indiana's most elegant banquet facility, serving the community for almost 50 years with high-quality facilities, great food and reasonable prices. Call us today for more information!

The Lantern Contact Info

4420 Ardmore Avenue
Fort Wayne, IN 46809
Phone: (260) 747-9120
Fax: (260) 747-6537
E-mail: info@fortwaynelantern.com

Any reason to get together since 1965.

Wedding receptions, anniversaries, club meetings - whatever occasion you are planning, make sure The Lantern, Fort Wayne's first choice in reception halls, is your party destination. We've hosted the gatherings Fort Wayne folks have loved for over forty-five years. The Lantern blends timeless tradition with all of the modern amenities. You can always count on a successful event when you hold it at The Lantern reception hall.

Making memories at The Lantern! Our Fort Wayne full service event center offers that timeless elegance perfect for your wedding reception, anniversary, class reunion or other special event and catering needs. You provide the guests and trust us with the rest!

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Get Together at The Lantern!

Any occasion becomes an EVENT when its held at The Lantern, the reception hall of choice in Fort Wayne. No matter how large or small, The Lantern is ready to host your gathering. Fort Wayne area families, brides, businesses, and clubs have relied on The Lantern for their facility and catering needs since 1965.

The Lantern Reception and Event Center has maintained its traditional atmosphere and classic charm while featuring a fresh look and all the modern amenities. The Lantern proudly provides superior quality and value reasonably priced. Noted as a preferred caterer at regional venues, The Lantern offers full service catering to your offsite occasions too.

The Lantern's Memorable History

Everyone who has history in Fort Wayne has memories of The Lantern. Our facility has hosted such entertainers as Michael Jackson and REO Speedwagon, local Macedonian festivals, countless fundraisers and political events. But it's the returning clients that tell us, the best memories are yet to come.

Generations of families experienced memories with The Lantern — christenings, birthdays, graduations, anniversaries, celebrations of life, and more. Weddings dominate the ambiance, with many potential brides having caught the bouquet here, return to reserve The Lantern for their own reception.

We are ready to help you now. Call Us Today! (260) 747-9120