2022 97.3 WMEE Baby Fair & Family Expo

Allen County War Memorial Coliseum

Saturday, Feb 26th 2022

9AM – 3PM

The area’s longest running Baby Expo is back! Featuring products & services to keep your family healthy, safe and organized for the new year! Admission is FREE! With tons of activities in the Kids Kingdom and prize giveaways all day long, there is something for everyone in the family!

If you are interested in a booth space or sponsorship for this event, please contact Allison Delagrange at adelagrange@wmee.com

What can you expect at the 2022 97.3 WMEE Baby Fair & Family Expo?

*Adults 18+ and children who are able are asked to wear a mask. Masks will be provided.

– Be one of the first 200 people through the doors and you’ll receive an envelope with up to $500 cash and prizes, thanks to 3 Rivers!

-Take home a free growth chart, courtesy of College Choice 529.

-Stroll through the Lutheran Health Network Safety House and get tips from experts on how to keep your family safe and healthy! Plus, check out informational sessions with their doctors at 9:30 and 10:30.

-Experience Kick Darts, Archery tag and Connect 4 in the Kids Kingdom, thanks to Fort Wayne Knockerball!

-Find great deals on kids’ fashion, thanks to Once Upon a Child.

-Get your hair and nails styled by Art 22 Academy!

-Register to win a Power Wheels Truck from Petersen Bros. Contracting.

-Check out Sun Warrior Solar’s booth for a chance to win a Solo Stove for your patio and find out how much money you can save when you eliminate your electric bill!

-Capture a memory with a professional photo at the Photographs by Hand booth.

-Meet some of your favorite characters and take home a balloon animal from T.A.G. Art.

-Grab a map and be sure to visit all the vendor booths for your chance to win prizes all day long, including a designer handbag, thanks to Barbara’s New Beginnings!

-Keep up-to-date on all the activities when you RSVP here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1582722642103490

Plus, you won’t want to miss what’s happening on our 97.3 WMEE Baby Fair & Family Expo Stage!

9:15 AM A Hope Center – Join us for an informational session on baby care.

9:30 AM Dr. Stephanie Paulson

Dr. Stephanie Paulson, Pediatric Hospitalist with Lutheran Children’s Hospital, will present “Winter Wellness: Children’s At-Home Care, Prevention & When to Head to the Hospital”.

Location: In breakout room next to the diaper changing/nursing area in the expo hall.

Dr. Paulson works with little ones at Lutheran Children’s Hospital every day and wants to help you keep your child well. Come and learn about top wellness tips for you little one during this 20 minute presentation and get answers to your top questions.

10:00 AM Science Central presents, “What’s the Buzz?” What foods require bees? What is the difference between types of bees in the hive? How do bees communicate? Students will help our educators sort food, collect pollen, and do the waggle dance as they learn about the characteristics of bees and what they need to survive.

10:30 AM Dr. Tamika Rozema

Dr. Tamika Rozema, Pediatric Cardiologist with Lutheran Health Physicians will present “Happy Little Hearts: Answers to the Most Asked Kids’ Heart Health Questions”

Location: In breakout room next to the diaper changing/nursing area in the expo hall.

Dr. Rozema sees little patients every day and manages many heart conditions. Learn more about your child’s heart health during this interesting presentation.

11:00 AM Diaper Dash – Find out which crawling baby will be the first to cross the finish line for a year’s supply of free diapers!

12:00 PM Basche’s Martial Arts – Get moving with this interactive demonstration!

1:00 PM Indiana Wild – Check out this entertaining and educational presentation featuring live animals!

2:00 PM Science Central presents, “What’s the Matter?” – Liquid nitrogen is always a smash hit, and this demonstration highlights the physical properties of matter with lots of shockingly cool phenomena! Emphasis on making observations and using those observations to classify materials as solid, liquid, or gas as well as energy changes associated with changes of state.

Thank you for your interest in Diaper Dash 2022!
Registration now open.

****Please note that space is limited to the first 32 registrants.  Child must not be able to walk at the time of the contest.



Baby Fair Zoom Presentation

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