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The merry month of May was made for families—and Fort Wayne offers many pleasant family-friendly activities all month long.  Many of these activities are budget-friendly as well, which makes Fort Wayne, Indiana an ideal spot for a fun family getaway.  Each day brings a new adventure, and this guide can help you make your day-to-day plans.

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Emily L.

Best Spring Time Parks and Trails in Fort Wayne

Springtime will soon bring an outburst of color and fragrance to our urban landscape. Two of the best places to witness the show in Fort Wayne, Indiana are at Foster Park and Lakeside Park.

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Posted on March 27, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Lauren C.

Get an Insider's View of Fort Wayne on a Tour

Tours are a good way to get a different perspective of a local attraction. From chocolate to airplanes, there are several ways to get an insider's view of Fort Wayne, Indiana.

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Posted on May 11, 2016 at 11:00:00 am by Louisa D.

Family Fun in Fort Wayne

So you're coming to Fort Wayne for a visit - any ideas on what you'll do for fun? Whether you're taking a break from visiting relatives or packing something in for the kids between business trips, Fort Wayne has something for every family need. Come check us out!

Maybe you're just interested

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Posted on May 03, 2016 at 4:00:00 am by Louisa D.

New at the Zoo: We Have Some New Members!

The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo is always developing new attractions and new features for guests to enjoy, but they also have some great new friends! Have you been keeping track of which new little animals you'll be seeing at the zoo? Warning: some are pretty small, while others are already over six feet tall!

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Posted on April 08, 2016 at 4:00:00 am by Susan B.

What's New at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo for 2016?

April 23 will be here soon -- and in Fort Wayne, that's the day the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo opens. I remember fondly the days when my three daughters were little. We had a zoo pass every year and enjoyed spending full days or even just an hour or two at the zoo.

New at the Zoo for 2016

Visitors are always excited to learn what is new at the zoo each season. Here are some new things to expect this year, in addition to all your old favorites.

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Posted on September 16, 2015 at 3:01:00 am by Sara W.

Painting Fun Spot offers creativity and fun

Painting Fun Spot, located at Jefferson Pointe, next to Barnes and Noble Bookstore, focuses on making memories while spreading happiness through art. Boasting the largest selection of paintable items nationwide, Painting Fun Spot makes all their plaster items in Fort Wayne and features an ... More ›

Posted on June 09, 2014 at 6:00:00 am by Holley T.

Family Fun Summer Movies

the croodsWarm weather has arrived and the school bells have rung their last until next year; summer break is upon us. It can be tricky to think of ways to fill the long days of summer, and it doesn't take long for kids to get restless. Luckily, Fort Wayne has plenty of activities to fill the time

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Posted on October 08, 2012 at 7:11:02 am by Heather S.

Take an Apple Adventure with Your Family

If you're looking for a great and relatively inexpensive way to spend an afternoon with your family this Fall, be sure to visit one of the area's orchards. This has become one of our family's favorite annual traditions. Not only do we take home great memories, but also delicious apples and

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Posted on October 07, 2012 at 10:00:06 am by Heather S.

Visit a Pumpkin Patch for a Perfect Fall Afternoon

So many Fall traditions center around gorgeous orange pumpkins. Whether you carve, bake or decorate with them, they are truly the sign of the season. In my family, we've turned picking out the perfect pumpkins into an outing full of Fall fun and family memories.

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