Fort Wayne Insider Blog

Tag - Family Fun

Posted on May 20, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Susan B.

The Best Of: Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

The Fort Wayne Children's Zoo has won many accolades over the years, and locals can tell you why. It's hard to think of a better place to spend a day, whether you have a bunch of kids with you, or if you're on own, or visiting with a friend.

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Posted on May 15, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Kate N.

Summer Fun at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

Now that the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo is open for the spring and summer, everyone will be traveling to Fort Wayne, Indiana to see their new exhibits. There are plenty of new events and everyday additions to check out at the zoo as well.

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Posted on April 26, 2019 at 8:00:00 am by Susan B.

What's New at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo for 2019?

It's that time of year again: the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo opens for the season on Saturday, April 27. If you're a native, or if you've visited often, you know how fabulous our Zoo is. You can visit the Central Zoo, or venture off into the African Journey, the Australian Adventure, or the Indonesian Rain Forest. What is new for 2019? Let's explore!

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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 April 20, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Susan B.

What's New at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo for 2018?

Although it may be hard to believe, given this year's extended winter weather, the renowned Fort Wayne Children's Zoo opens on Saturday, April 21. This is one of the most-anticipated spring events in the Fort, so let's take a look at what's new at the zoo for 2018.

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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 March 23, 2018 at 8:00:00 am by Cassandra G.

Fort Wayne, Indiana Spring Bucket List

As we near the close of the seemingly never-ending Indiana winter, it’s time to start planning your spring getaway! Flowers and trees are beginning to spring back to life, so there is no better time to visit Fort Wayne, Indiana!

From outdoor festivals and hiking spots to indoor pop-up markets on rainy spring days, this guide has something for the entire family!

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Posted on April 20, 2017 at 12:00:00 pm by Susan B.

What's New at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo for 2017?

When my girls were little, there were few more anticipated days than the opening of the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo each year. Actually though, even now with teenagers, the zoo's opening day still sparks excitement. 

It's springtime: a beautiful season in Fort Wayne. Trees, flowers, and bulbs are blooming. There's a fresh smell in the air, and you can finally leave your winter coat at home. Whether you have toddlers, teens, or are enjoying your golden years -- or none of the above --  there's no better place to spend a spring day than at our zoo. 

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Posted on December 20, 2016 at 8:00:00 am by Amber F.

10 Winter Activities Under $5 in Fort Wayne

*This post was updated January 3, 2019*

Visitors and residents alike will enjoy these affordable activities for under $5. Don’t hibernate this winter—enjoy what Fort Wayne has to offer.

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