AKRON, Ohio – On Saturday, July 26, the Akron Zoo will host Princess and Pirate Night from 6 to 9 p.m. Children can come dressed in their best princess gown or pirate garb and go on an adventure throughout the zoo.
To go along with the theme of princesses and pirates, the zoo will highlight frogs and parrots. The Radio Disney Junior Road Crew will set-up a princess and pirate area including music, games and prizes. Also throughout the evening, princesses and pirates attending the event can enjoy face painting, bouncy houses and crafts.
Reservations for the event are highly encouraged and can be made at http://www.akronzoo.org/ or by calling (330) 375-2550 ext. 7231. Princess and Pirate Night for Akron Zoo members are $7 for adults and $9 for children. For non-members, tickets are $12 for adults and $14 for children.
The Akron Zoo is open 361 days a year. Zoo hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and admission is $11 for adults, $9 for senior citizens, $8 for children (ages 2-14). Children under two are free and parking is $3. For more information visit http://www.akronzoo.org/ or call (330) 375-2550.
Founded in 1953, the Akron Zoo is a non-profit, world conservation zoo with over 700 animals from around the world. Located just west of Downtown Akron, the zoo strives to provide a dynamic, financially responsible, guest-centered animal experience that is energized by innovation and fun. The Akron Zoo is accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA). With its more than 200 accredited members, AZA is a leader in global wildlife conservation and your link to helping animals in their native habitats.