I was reminded of this fun activity that would work for your younger kids as well as your elementary and middle school children. This information came from Macaroni kid.

Wednesday, July 13 - $1 at the Baton Rouge Zoo

Visit the Zoo for $1 per person any Wednesday 3-5 p.m.

Where: BR Zoo, 3601 Thomas Rd., Baton Rouge , LA 70704
When: 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Who: Anyone
How: Show up and pay $1 admission during specified time.
Cost: $1 admission during specified time.
For more info: Go here.