There are lots of fun activities taking place as we prepare for Halloween.  Below are just a few examples of events going on in Fort Wayne.  For a list of events taking place in South Bend, click here.

The Punkin' Path

The Botanical Conservatory
October 13 - October 31, 2015
Tuesday-Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm

Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm
Sunday: 12 pm - 4 pm

Visit the Botanical Conservatory's outdoor Punkin' Path, where you can enjoy the fall surroundings and take festive pitcures with your little ones. The path wil be decorated with pumpkins, gourds, bales of straw-and gnomes - to provide fun photo memories. Gnomes are caretakers of land and animals; they are industrious, enjoy all kinds of games, and surprisingly, they love to travel! Watch for them along the Punkin' Path. This exhibit is included in Conservatory admission and open during public hours. Admission: $5 for adults, $3 for children (ages 3-17), FREE for age 2 and under.

Wild Zoo Halloween

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
3411 Sherman Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46808
Dates: October 16 - October 31 (Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday)​
12:00 - 6:00 pm

Admission: $5 General Admission; $9/admission+treats; $4/Babies receiving treats, Zoo members get $2 off per person every day.


Click, Clack, Boo!: A Tricky Treat

Jefferson Pointe Mall - Barnes and Noble

4140 W. Jefferson Blvd. Bldg. J, Ft. Wayne, IN 46804
11:00 am

Farmer Brown does not like Halloween. So he draws the shades and hits the hay early. But for the barn yard animals, the Halloween party has just begun. And boy, do they have some big surprises for Farmer Brown!

Halloween Pet Parade & Fall Festival

10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Franke Park
3411 Sherman Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46808

Meet a Tarantula! 

Dupont Branch - Large Meeting Room
536 E. Dupont Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825
10:30 - 11:30 am

Come to the library for stories and activities about creepy crawlies, then meet a real live tarantula. Ages 4-11.


The Phil Family Series: Halloween Spooktacular

2101 East Coliseum Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN 46805​
Starting at 2:00 pm

Experience spine tingling classical music and selections from the movies as well as a few surprises. Be sure to dress up in your favorite Halloween costumes and witness the zany attire of our Fort Wayne Philharmonic musicians. Some of our young concertgoers will be invited on stage to show off their costumes in a Halloween Parade. Conductor: Chia-Hsuan Lin. Tickets are available at - Adults $13, Children $7. 


Mall-wide Trick-or-Treating

Various stores throughout Glenbrook Mall.
6:00 - 8:00 pm

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