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Merry and Bright

Merry & Bright

Loo-Au at the Zoo – A fun summer thing to do!

A hotdog, chips and cool treat at the Zoo – what could make summer better? How about a free ride through one of the zoo exhibits? According to the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, the Zoo-Loo-Au celebration can draw more than 10,000 visitors in one day and it can be a really busy time! But it is a…

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What to Do at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

Remember the anticipation of standing in line, waiting to get your ticket to ride the pony at the zoo? It seemed to take forever! And then you had to choose just the right horse. Nothing too big – but not one too small, either. Fortunately, the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo always had a good…

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Best Places to Take Visiting Family in Fort Wayne

I love living in Fort Wayne but sadly I live at least 5 hours away from all of my family members. This means that when my family comes to visit they’re often here for a few days and we have to find things to entertain them. Our outings vary depending on the time of the year but here are a few…

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Bring the Kids to the Wild Zoo Halloween!

A spooky night of trick-or-treating might not be the best thing for everyone in the family... So bring the little ones to the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo for a "merry-not-scary” time at the Wild Zoo Halloween! Explore the Treat Trails, check out other pint-sized Halloween costumes, pick your…

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Red Panda-monium

There is nothing better than spending a day at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, there really isn't. But you might already know that. What I want to talk about in this post is my favorite part of the zoo, and more specifically, my favorite animal at the zoo, which just so happens to be found there…

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Your Story Made Here: A Place for Memories VIDEO

This post is part of a series highlighting the Your Story. Made Here. videos recently produced by the Northeast Indiana Regional Partnership. These videos share the stories of Northeast Indiana, and our many strengths. Click here to view the rest of the series. My mom loves giraffes. You can…

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Video: A Family Fun Day in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Check out our amazing new video that showcases a great getaway in Fort Wayne, Indiana! Spend a great day together in Fort Wayne, Indiana! Kick off your day with a trip to Science Central, Indiana’s interactive science center. Have hands-on fun discovering the world around you! After lunch, you’ll…

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The Zoo Opens This Saturday!

It's finally here - the zoo opens for its 48th season on Saturday, April 21! Don't miss these highlights as you enjoy hours of family fun at the zoo: Seven playful dingo puppies have been making headlines since they were born on January 30. All seven pups should be in the exhibit for opening…

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