Created in 1993, Headwaters Park is a non-profit made up of over 20 acres of park, has a gazebo, historic markers, and is home of the Hamilton Sculpture. Filled with beautiful Ash Trees, Headwaters park is the scene of wedding and festivals each year.
Half a million people experience Headwaters Park each year thanks to a total of 45 events that are scheduled annually including the Three Rivers Festival. During the 2012 -2013 season alone, Headwaters Park will see a total of 25,000 ice skaters before it closes for the current season of ice skating.
Other parks in downtown Fort Wayne include Freimann Square, Salon Plaza, Meyers Park, Courthouse Lawn, Botanical Conservatory, Community Center, Old Fort, and Japanese Friendship Garden.