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May 2017

Sea Lion Show

May 28 @ 3:00 pm - 3:10 pm
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An event every day that begins at 3:00pm, repeating until October 8, 2017

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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Play along with the zoo keepers as they feed and train the zoo’s sea lions at Sea Lion Beach.  Sea Lion shows happen every day at 11:30AM and 3PM and are FREE with zoo admission! Sea Lion shows are sponsored by Steel Dynamics.

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Sea Lion Show

May 29 @ 11:30 am - 11:40 am
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An event every day that begins at 11:30am, repeating until October 8, 2017

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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Play along with the zoo keepers as they feed and train the zoo’s sea lions at Sea Lion Beach.  Sea Lion shows happen every day at 11:30AM and 3PM and are FREE with zoo admission! Sea Lion shows are sponsored by Steel Dynamics.

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Dive Chat

May 31 @ 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until October 8, 2017

Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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zoo dive chat

Talk to our scuba diver during a real dive in The Reef aquarium each Wednesday and Thursday at 1:30PM.  Dive chats are FREE with zoo admission!

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June 2017

Grossology

June 8 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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Get gross and explore mucus, slime, and other adaptations that are vital to animals’ survival from 10 AM to 3 PM. Activities are FREE with zoo admission.

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Military Appreciation Day

June 14 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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military appreciation day|fort wayne children's zoo

To honor those who serve our country, active duty military, retired military, Gold Star families, National Guard members, reservists and their immediate families receive free zoo admission on Wednesday, June 14 with a valid military ID.  Immediate family includes spouse/partner and children age 18 and under. The zoo will be open from 9 a.m. – 7p.m. Last admission will be at 7 p.m.; grounds will close at 8 p.m.

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Zoobilee 2017 – Waltz on the Wild Side – SOLD OUT

June 16 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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Zoobilee is the Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo’s gala event and features a gourmet dinner and cocktails. The silent and live auctions are sure to impress with zoo experiences you can only find at Zoobilee. Best of all, you'll be supporting the zoo and our mission of connecting kids and animals, strengthening families, and inspiring people to care! For 2017 ticket information call Leisha Harkness at 260-427-6831. For sponsorship information, call Erin Friend at 260-427-6844. See photos from Zoobilee 2016: **African…

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July 2017

Ice Day

July 6 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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A capuchin monkey with ice watermark

Chill out with our animals as they get icy treats to beat the heat in celebration of National Zoo Keeper Week. Activities are FREE with zoo admission.

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August 2017

Zoo Brew & Wine Too

August 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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Tickets go on sale July 10 at noon! Note to all zoo guests: The zoo will be closed on Friday, August 18 so we can prepare for the Zoo Brew & Wine Too fundraiser. The zoo will re-open at 9 AM on Saturday, August 19. Zoo Brew & Wine Too offers guests 21 and older the chance to sample delicious food, beer, and wine from over 40 local and regional establishments as they stroll through the zoo listening to music…

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Animal Enrichment Workshop

August 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Zoo Education Center, 600 Franke Park Drive
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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animal enrichment pig pumpkin

Adults, children, families, and groups can assist in creating objects to stimulate animals’ interest and encourage natural behaviors at an Animal Enrichment Workshop. Individuals need not register ahead of time and no previous training is required; just arrive at 9:00 a.m. ready to work. Group leaders should call the zoo’s Volunteer Office at 260-427-6828 at least one week in advance, with the ages and number of people in the group. Workshops meet from in the lower level of the Zoo Education…

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September 2017

End of Late Hours

September 4 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo, 3411 Sherman Blvd
Fort Wayne, IN 46808 United States
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boy at sea lion exhibit

Today is the final day for late hours. Closing hours will return to normal time for the rest of the season (last admission will be at 5 p.m.; grounds will close at 6 p.m.). The zoo opens at 9 AM every day from April 22 – October 8 for family fun! Plan your visit today!

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