Washington Park Zoo
MICHIGAN CITY | Scared that you don’t have any plans for Halloween this year? Fly your broomstick on down to the Washington Park Zoo on Saturday, Oct. 25 and spend a kid-friendly, merry and not-so-scary afternoon or evening with the animals.
MICHIGAN CITY | Jacob Bensz thought he might be the target of a practical joke when someone asked him to round up a stray alligator at work Tuesday morning.
MICHIGAN CITY | The Washington Park Zoo will host its annual Zoo-B-Que fundraiser from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the zoo.
MICHIGAN CITY | The Washington Park Zoological Society announces the 3rd annual Brew at the Zoo, from 6-9 p.m. on June 14 at the Washington Park Zoo, 115 Lake Shore Dr., Michigan City.
MICHIGAN CITY | The Michigan City zoo is showing its white tiger cubs born less than two weeks ago to its female tiger.
MICHIGAN CITY | The Washington Park Zoo is seeking dedicated volunteers for the 2014 season. All of our volunteers are passionate about the Washington Park Zoo and its animals.
MICHIGAN CITY | Washington Park Zoo has made some minor changes to this year's Boo at the Zoo event on Oct. 26. Instead of us having just one session, there is an earlier session starting at 1 p.m.
Selection of the right name wasn't a stretch when Hobart residents in 2009 formed a group to preserve and improve a city-owned park.
MICHIGAN | Join us on Saturday, August 24 at Ryan’s Irish Pub, 401 Franklin St. for a fundraiser breakfast to help the Washington Park Zoo raise funds to buy a simulated milking cow! The breakfast will be from 8 to 11 a.m.
LAPORTE | The next best thing to visiting the Washington Park Zoo is to visit the La Porte County Historical Society Museum on Saturday August 24th starting at 1P.M. That’s when the Zoo will be visiting La Porte!
MICHIGAN CITY | ZOOFARI is Washington Park Zoo’s wild night of family fun!
MICHIGAN CITY | The Washington Park Zoo is celebrating 85 years with a birthday party from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the zoo, 115 Lake Shore Dr.
MICHIGAN CITY | On Saturday, Washington Park Zoo staff welcomed its first Patagonian cavy, also known as a Mara born at the zoo. Closely related to guinea pigs, chinchillas, degus and capybaras, the Patagonian cavy are the world’s second-largest rodent, reaching heights of about 18 inches. T…
MICHIGAN CITY | Monkey Island and other features at Washington Park Zoo were built to help create jobs during the Great Depression.
MICHIGAN CITY | It's true what they say, "one man's trash is another's treasure" so let’s reuse, renew and recycle your gently-used, unwanted goods and turn them into someone else's treasure! On April 27, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Zoo crew is teaming up with the Zoo society to organize a co…
MICHIGAN CITY | As a kick-off for its 85th anniversary celebration, the Washington Park Zoo is inviting members of the community to help design the zoo’s new logo.
MICHIGAN CITY | The Washington Park Zoo is welcoming new additions to its animal families!
In downtown Michigan City on Saturday the Uptown Arts District hosts Trick or Treat from 6:30-to-8:30 p.m.
MICHIGAN CITY | Scared that you don’t have any plans for Halloween this year? Fly your broomstick on down to the Washington Park Zoo on Saturday, October 27 and spend a kid-friendly, merry, not scary evening with the animals.
ST. JOHN | St. John the Evangelist First Graders have been learning about plants and animals as well as the different types of habitats in which they live. The students learned about these topics through classroom readings, engaging labs, and group projects.
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