Riverfront Activities

Behind the Scenes Tours in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Do you want to feed the penguins at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo? Or maybe you want to learn more about the Embassy Theatre, or see the actual newspapers that talked about Abraham Lincoln when he was in office? Then you should explore some of the backstage tours that Fort Wayne has to offer…

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FWCZ Presents Baby Sumatran Orangutan: Asmara

On every zoo trip when I was a child (and there were many... including well into my adulthood), my favorite, must-see-or-I-will-not-be-a-happy-camper animals to see were the monkeys and apes. Maybe it's because I believed I had a special connection with them, being playfully called a monkey by my…

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Ready or Not, Here They Come...Winter Break is Here!

Entertaining Kids During Holiday Break For the next two weeks, the kids are going to be home for holiday break from school. That is both exciting (mostly for them) and daunting (for parents)… what on Earth will we do with one another for two entire weeks? Fear not, fellow moms and dads. We…

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Invent with TekVenture This Summer

This summer, TekVenture is encouraging Fort Wayne to embrace its inner geek with Inventors’ Summer Workshops. Participants can learn and make in a variety of topics from digital design, 3-D printing, sparks, and much more. Each three-hour workshop includes instruction by a Maker Station…

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Halloween at the Zoo

Fall in Fort Wayne is a festive time of year, there are many events around town that celebrate the season. The month of October brings the sights and sounds of Halloween to The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo. Wild Zoo Halloween gives families an opportunity to enjoy the amenities of the zoo while…

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