Category Archives: Ohio Zoo Events

Boo at the Akron Zoo tickets now on sale!

The Akron Zoo’s annual Boo at the Zoo doesn’t kick off until mid-October, but tickets for the popular Halloween event are now on sale for a discounted price at http://www.akronzoo.org and at all Acme Fresh Markets in Northeast Ohio. Presale tickets are discounted if people buy tickets before the event starts between now and October 11, 2014. Continue reading

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Akron Zoo to host tailgate party for its Brew at the Zoo

The Akron Zoo will hold their third of four Brew at the Zoo events on Wednesday, September 10, from 6 – 9 p.m. The event will have a football tailgate party theme. Visitors are encouraged to wear their favorite football team jersey and gear. Continue reading

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Princess and Pirate Night at the Akron Zoo

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 … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Events Happening in Northern Ohio

Looking for things to do with Dad this Father’s Day?   Here are a few ideas and events that are happening this Father’s Day weekend in Northern Ohio.   Things to do with Dad: Fishing A game of golf Hiking in a local … Continue reading

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Akron Zoo to host four themed Brew at the Zoo’s this season

AKRON, Ohio – The Akron Zoo is expanding their offerings of its popular Brew at the Zoo events this season. The first Brew at the Zoo will be held Wednesday, June 11, from 6 – 9 p.m., and the zoo … Continue reading

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Akron Zoo hosts World Oceans Day

  AKRON, Ohio – The Akron Zoo is proud to join its fellow accredited zoos & aquariums, as well as thousands of other educational institutions and conservation organizations, in celebrating World Oceans Day Saturday, June 7, 2014. The zoo will … Continue reading

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Akron Zoo to host Breakfast with the Bunny

AKRON, Ohio – The Akron Zoo will hold their annual Breakfast with the Bunny event on Sunday, April 6, Sunday, April 13 and Saturday, April 19, 2013 from 9:00 a.m. – 11 a.m. The event includes breakfast, a visit from … Continue reading

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Coyotes now on exhibit in Grizzly Ridge

The long awaited last piece to the zoo’s popular Mike & Mary Stark Grizzly Ridge exhibit is now in place. Two coyotes are on exhibit and the zoo is holding a naming contest for their newest residents. Continue reading

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Boo at the Akron Zoo kicks off Saturday with new treat stations and adventures!

The Akron Zoo’s annual Boo at the Zoo kicks off on Saturday, October 12 and will run October 12-13, 18-20, and 25-27. Hours are 5:30 – 8 p.m. on Fridays and 3 p.m. – 8 p.m. on Saturdays and Sundays. Continue reading

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Akron Zoo sees record crowds in first month since the opening of the Mike & Mary Stark Grizzly Ridge exhibit

AKRON, Ohio – The bears have been all the buzz at the Akron Zoo. Since the Mike and Mary Stark Grizzly Ridge exhibit opened on July 20, 2013, over 109,000 people have visited the new exhibit in the first month. That is 69,000 people, a 59% increase, more than last year during the same time frame. Continue reading

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