Washington Park Zoo - Attractions in NwIndiana

Upcoming Events

Date/TimeEvent
11/26/2021 - 11/28/2021
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Christkindlmarkt at LaPark Playground - 3 Days
LaPark Playground, LaPorte IN
11/26/2021 - 11/28/2021
All Day
Orak Shrine Circus - Hammond Indiana
Hammond Civic center, Hammond IN
11/27/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Collective Artisan Market
LaPorte Civic Auditorium, LaPorte IN
11/27/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
11/28/2021
All Day
Santa On The Train, 3 Rides per day, North Judson
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum, North Judson IN
11/28/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
11/29/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
11/30/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/01/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/01/2021
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bowl Your Turkey Off Fundraiser
Inmans Bowling and Recreation Center, Valparaiso IN
12/02/2021
All Day
Charles Dickens Holiday Show (2 shows)
The Center for Performing Arts, Munster in
12/02/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/03/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/04/2021
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Candy Cane Express
Hesston Steam Museum, Laporte IN
12/04/2021
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Kringle's Craft Show - Hammond
Hammond Sportsplex, Hammond IN
12/04/2021
3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Pioneerland Christmas
LaPorte County Fairgrounds, LaPorte IN
12/04/2021
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Advent Vespers at VU
Chapel of the Resurrection, Valparaiso IN
12/04/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/05/2021
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Candy Cane Express
Hesston Steam Museum, Laporte IN
12/05/2021
All Day
Santa On The Train, 3 Rides per day, North Judson
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum, North Judson IN
12/05/2021
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Whiting History Center Presents WWII
Whiting History Center, Whiting IN
12/05/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/06/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/07/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/08/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/09/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/10/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/10/2021
8:00 pm
Dave Koz Christmas Tour at Horseshoe
Horseshoe Casino, Hammond IN
12/11/2021
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Candy Cane Express
Hesston Steam Museum, Laporte IN
12/11/2021
All Day
Create A Ceramic Holiday Tree Ornament
The Center for Performing Arts, Munster in
12/11/2021
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Children's Festival of the Trees Holiday Breakfast
The Center for Performing Arts, Munster in
12/11/2021 - 12/12/2021
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Shipshewana on the Road Valpo
Porter County Expo Center, Valparaiso IN
12/11/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/12/2021
12:00 am - 5:00 pm
Candy Cane Express
Hesston Steam Museum, Laporte IN
12/12/2021
All Day
Santa On The Train, 3 Rides per day, North Judson
Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum, North Judson IN
12/12/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/13/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/14/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/15/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/16/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/17/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/18/2021
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Winter Market On the Lake
Cedar Lake Ministries, Cedar lake IN
12/18/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/19/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/20/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/20/2021
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Vienna Boys Choir Christmas Concert
Chapel of the Resurrection, Valparaiso IN
12/21/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/22/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/23/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/24/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/25/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/26/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/27/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/28/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/29/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/30/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
12/30/2021
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mega Beatles Concert - LaPorte
LaPorte Civic Auditorium, LaPorte IN
12/31/2021
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
01/01/2022
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN
01/02/2022
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Holiday Lights Drive Thru- Sunset Hill Park
Sunset Hill Farm County Park, Valparaiso IN

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Washington Park Zoo

Work 115 Lake Shore Dr Michigan City IN 46360 United StatesWork Phone: (219) 873-1510Website: http://www.washingtonparkzoo.com/
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Biographical Info

Connecting Wildlife to You and the Washington Park Zoo!

The Washington Park Zoo founded in 1928, encompasses 15 acres on a hilly sand dune and located near the southern shore of beautiful Lake Michigan. The zoo exhibits more than 90 species originating throughout the world. The animals are exhibited in natural settings, surrounded by botanical plantings. Among the exhibits are Bengal tigers, Cotton top tamarins, American alligators, Grizzly bear, Ring-tailed lemurs, River otters, Bald eagles, and more.

Some of the other zoo highlights are the education Rotary Castle and the Discovery Center that exhibits some of the cold-blooded creatures including lizards, snakes, and frogs. The Australian Adventure which is a walk through aviary featuring over 200 colorful free flying parakeets and the Red barn exhibit housing the miniature horses, donkeys, pigs, zebu and goats. The zoo also has many unique historical WPA walkways and buildings, including the 70 foot tall observation tower.

Mission: In all aspects of the Washington Park Zoo’s exhibits, programs, facilities and activities, we hope to inspire an appreciation, respect and connection for the natural world through Conservation, Education and Recreation.

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