An Evening with the Animals: A PAWsitive Cause

Sep 15

6 - 8:30 p.m.
The Knight Stage at the Akron Civic Theatre

PAW LogoJoin us for food, drinks and an up-close animal encounters with animal ambassadors from around our wild world!

The Akron Zoo strives to be a leading example of conservation action to benefit our natural world and its inhabitants. Professionals Advocating for Wildlife (PAW) helps the Akron Zoo fulfill that mission by advocating and fundraising for the zoo.

Join PAW members for this up-close and personal experience with some of the Akron Zoo’s furry, feathery and scaly animal ambassadors! Learn about the conservation work your Akron Zoo takes part in while enjoying drinks, food and friends. Funds raised at An Evening with the Animals will benefit the zoo’s Conservation Fund.

Adults 21 & older only, including designated drivers.


  • General Admission: $50
    - includes hor d’oeuvres & two drinks
  • Designated Driver: $40
    - includes hor d’oeuvres

Purchase Tickets

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Allyson Boyd at 330-375-2550 ext. 7277 or