Golf courses

Fort Wayne golf courses to open March 16

FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Golf courses in the city of Fort Wayne will open this week.

The city said Foster, Shoaff and McMillen Park golf courses will open for the season at noon Wednesday, and open at 9 a.m. daily thereafter.

The courses will be open to walking only like this time. The practice will be open depending on the day.


The city’s golf courses start operating at sunrise and close 30 minutes before sunset, weather permitting. In the event of bad weather, the courses may be closed for a short period or for the day, depending on the severity of the weather. To check course availability or to schedule tee times, call the clubhouse of the golf course where you plan to play.

Foster Park Golf Course, 427-6735,

McMillen Park Golf Course and Driving Range, 427-6710,

Shoaff Park Golf Course and Driving Range, 427-6745,

Season passes are on sale at the main parks office (705 East State Blvd.) and at all lodges. To schedule league reservations, a corporate outing or tournaments, contact Gary Whitacre, Golf Operations Manager by phone at 260-427-6016 or by email at