Planning an event?

Ascension Events is a full-service event planner based in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Let us plan, organize, and host your next event so you can relax and enjoy.

Each event is overseen by Ascension owner/event planner Dorothea Bragg, well known for organizing and hosting outstanding fashion shows and innovative, classy events in Northeast Indiana. Give us a call today to begin planning your next event!

“Planning and promoting events brings me joy because it brings joy to others.” –Ascension’s Dorothea Bragg


Ascension is experienced with all types of special occasions—from grand ballroom galas to intimate backyard cookouts, including:

  • Social EventsParties to celebrate birthdays, holidays, graduations, baptisms, engagements, etc.
  • Wedding receptions and rehearsal dinners
  • Bridal and baby showers
  • Receptions honoring individuals who are retiring or relocating
  • Anniversary celebrations
  • Family and class reunions
  • ‘Welcome home’ events
  • Ballroom galas and masquerade parties
  • Fundraisers, benefits, concerts, etc.

“Dorothea is very professional. She does things top class and I love working with her!” –Mikki White


Ascension has years of experience in organizing and hosting corporate and community events.  We can provide assistance with a variety of services, including selecting venues, entertainment, menus, speakers, handouts, event format and scheduling.  Some of the many events we work with include:

  • CorporateAnnual meetings
  • Cocktail receptions
  • Grand openings
  • Conferences and conventions
  • Special recognition or themed events
  • Holiday parties and employee picnics
  • Team-building or networking events
  • Golf outings or ballgame gatherings
  • Bus trips
  • Book signings and CD release parties

“I have the utmost respect for Ascension Enterprise… they’re making things happen here in Fort Wayne!”
–Clifton Wallace


LargeBanquetAscension Enterprise owner Dorothea Bragg planned, organized and hosted many fundraising events during her 18 years in the not-for-profit sector. Based on this experience, Ascension offers creative fundraising events for grassroots, not-for-profit organizations as well as for larger corporations. Our professional staff will help generate the most money for your cause or to support your nonprofit organization.