Lots of different activities happening around the area this weekend to forti-fy you and your family!
Seriously A Mac and Cheese festival? Wow!
Enjoy UNLIMITED samples of mac & cheese from about 20 local culinary partners included in your ticket price.
Happening Saturday ,October 12, 2019 Headwaters Park
Get all the details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/404876040164601/?active_tab=about
Brickworld Fort Wayne 2019 – LEGO® Fan Exposition
October 12 & 13, 2019 at the Grand Wayne Center.
Open to the public
Saturday 10 am – 6 pm
Sunday 10 am – 5 pm
Bring the entire family for an afternoon of fun! See 32,000 square feet of spectacular creations all built from LEGO bricks by local LEGO enthusiasts.
Find all the information you need here: https://brickworld.com/brickworld-fort-wayne/
3rd Annual Pumpkin Train
The perfect fall event for families and train lovers! Join us between 9AM and Noon on Saturday, October 12th and Noon to 3PM on October 13th. Trains run rain or shine. Tickets sales begin September 25th.
Take a festive 15-minute train ride aboard a historic, heated caboose and select a pumpkin at the Fort Wayne Railroad Historical Society’s 3rd Annual Pumpkin Train. All trains depart 15808 Edgerton Road, New Haven. Each ticket purchase includes one pumpkin. For additional pumpkins, please purchase additional tickets.
All info can be found here: https://fortwaynerailroad.org/event/2nd-annual-pumpkin-train/all/
The Kuehnert Dairy Fall Festival will run for seven weeks, with the opening day on September 13th, 2019 , and continued through October 27th, 2019. Admission includes all activities on the farm including: visiting the freestall barn, where the cows spend their time and eat; learning how baby calves are cared for; view modern farm machinery and watch robotic technology milking the cows! Activities included dairy cows, baby calves, 5-acre Corn Maze, Straw Mountain, Corn Pit Play Area, Cornhole Games, Tile Swing, Holy Cow Football, Pumpkin Checkers, Moo-go-Round, Tether Ball, Milk Bottle Bowling, Nutrition Stations, Hayrides, Robotic Milking Facility Viewing Room, bonfires, Pumpkins and pumpkin painting, Milkman’s Hamster wheel race, 2 Ninja Warrior courses, Jenga, Milk Truck Express, Scavenger Hunt, photo opportunities, Playground area, Jump Pad, and Farm Tours. New for 2019 – pedal kart track! Visitors enjoyed delicious dairy snacks featuring soft-serve ice cream, grilled cheese sandwiches, ice cold milk, and a hotdog and smores while sitting around a bonfire only feet away from the cows.
Located at: 6532 W Cook Rd. Fort Wayne, Indiana 46818, Take Hwy 33 North off West 30
Chick here for their website and lots of pictures and more info on this event.
WILD ZOO HALLOWEEN
October 11 – 13, 18 – 20, 25 – 27 / Fort Wayne Children’s Zoo
Break out the costumes and enjoy some merry-not-scary fun during Wild Zoo Halloweeen See your favorite zoo animals, explore the Treat Trails, pick out your own mini pumpkin, and more. All info can be found here: https://kidszoo.org/
This sounds absolutely fascinating!
The second annual Human Library Fort Wayne MAIN event will be held at the Allen County Public Library, On October 12, 2019. 9am-5pm.
At the Human Library, people from your very own community become ‘open books’, sharing their story with Readers (that’s you!) who ‘check them out’ for a short time to listen and dialogue. It’s a great opportunity to talk with someone you may never otherwise meet in order to open to new ideas and experiences.
Get all the info here: https://www.humanlibraryfw.com/books
Fun for all ages; the 12-acre maze is the LARGEST in Northeast Indiana and features a new design every year. The events area includes games, 20 ft tube slide and other activities included in the admission price. Walkthrough the 6-acre pumpkin patch and select your favorite pumpkins and gourds to purchase. Held annually mid-Sept thru October. All info can be found here.
FARM SITE ADDRESS 3150 County Road 43 Waterloo, IN 46793
Friday 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM Saturday 12;00 PM – 10:00 PM Sunday 12:00 – 6:00 PM Please note; Ticket booth sales stop 1 hour prior to closing.