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Greater Akron Green Energy Ohio Tour 

Sept. 28, 2019
Posted by Elena Bell Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:21:00 AM

Green Energy Ohio Tour

Tour some of Akron's green organization and learn more about their sustainable operations. The guided tour begins at the Akron Zoo and will visit Old Trail School, Weinstein Residence (Hudson) and the Akron Metro Administration Offices. 

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Honey Harvest Festival 

Sept. 29, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:20:00 AM

Buzz out to the Honey Harvest Festival celebrating bees, honey and other pollinators! Learn the importance of pollinators through live animal demonstrations, keeper talks, music, crafts and more.

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Brew at the Zoo: Halloween Bash 

Oct. 5, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:18:00 AM

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Sample different beers and wines from local breweries and wineries. Enjoy the zoo in the evening, plus food trucks, live entertainment and more.

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Boo at the Zoo 

Oct. 12, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:15:00 AM

Boo at the Zoo

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It’s everyone’s favorite non-scary Halloween event! Bring your little ghosts and goblins dressed in their costumes for a unique trick-or-treat experience. See amazing animals while collecting treats from 12 themed treat stations located throughout the zoo.

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Boo at the Zoo 

Oct. 13, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:12:00 AM

Boo at the Zoo

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It’s everyone’s favorite non-scary Halloween event! Bring your little ghosts and goblins dressed in their costumes for a unique trick-or-treat experience. See amazing animals while collecting treats from 12 themed treat stations located throughout the zoo.

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Zoothing Boo at the Zoo 

Oct. 19, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:10:00 AM

Boo at the Zoo

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We’re opening an hour early for guests with special needs to enjoy Boo at the Zoo before the crowds.  

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Boo at the Zoo 

Oct. 19, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:10:00 AM

Boo at the Zoo

Purchase Tickets

It’s everyone’s favorite non-scary Halloween event! Bring your little ghosts and goblins dressed in their costumes for a unique trick-or-treat experience. See amazing animals while collecting treats from 12 themed treat stations located throughout the zoo.

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Boo at the Zoo 

Oct. 20, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:08:00 AM

Boo at the Zoo

Purchase Tickets

It’s everyone’s favorite non-scary Halloween event! Bring your little ghosts and goblins dressed in their costumes for a unique trick-or-treat experience. See amazing animals while collecting treats from 12 themed treat stations located throughout the zoo.

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Boo at the Zoo 

Oct. 26, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:06:00 AM

Boo at the Zoo

Purchase Tickets

It’s everyone’s favorite non-scary Halloween event! Bring your little ghosts and goblins dressed in their costumes for a unique trick-or-treat experience. See amazing animals while collecting treats from 12 themed treat stations located throughout the zoo.

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Boo at the Zoo 

Oct. 27, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:04:00 AM

Boo at the Zoo

Purchase Tickets

It’s everyone’s favorite non-scary Halloween event! Bring your little ghosts and goblins dressed in their costumes for a unique trick-or-treat experience. See amazing animals while collecting treats from 12 themed treat stations located throughout the zoo.

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Ghost Tours 

Oct. 31, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:02:00 AM

Embrace Halloween night at the Akron Zoo with guided ghost tours and tales of Akron Zoo ghosts. 

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Penguin Palooza 

Nov. 2, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 9:02:00 AM

Celebrate our Humboldt penguins! Warm up with free hot chocolate while you create your own penguin craft. Plus, you can feed the penguins, while supplies last.

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Election Day 

Nov. 5, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:57:00 AM

Free admission to all guests. 

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Veterans Appreciation Days 

Nov. 8 - 11, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:54:00 AM

All veterans, past and current, receive free admission with valid military I.D. and immediate family members receive 50% off admission.

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Penguin Palooza 

Nov. 9, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:53:00 AM

Celebrate our Humboldt penguins! Warm up with free hot chocolate while you create your own penguin craft! Plus, you can feed the penguins, while supplies last.

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Penguin Palooza 

Nov. 23, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:49:00 AM

Celebrate our Humboldt penguins! Warm up with free hot chocolate while you create your own penguin craft! Plus, you can feed the penguins, while supplies last.

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Wild Lights 

Nov. 29, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:47:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Penguin Palooza 

Nov. 30, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:45:00 AM

Celebrate our Humboldt penguins! Warm up with free hot chocolate while you create your own penguin craft! Plus, you can feed the penguins, while supplies last.

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Wild Lights 

Nov. 30, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:43:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 1, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:42:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Trunk Show 

Dec. 5, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:40:00 AM

Join us for this one-of-a-kind shopping experience. Stop by the booths of local vendors, and shop in our gift shop for all of your holiday needs.

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 6, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:35:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Wild Lights  

Dec. 7, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:33:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 8, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:31:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Brew at the Zoo: Holiday Special 

Dec. 12, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:26:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Enjoy beer and wine tasting from local breweries and wineries as you stroll through the zoo enjoying Wild Lights and holiday ales.

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 13, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:20:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 14, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:19:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 15, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:16:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 20, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:10:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 21, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:08:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 22, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:06:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 26, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:04:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Wild Lights  

Dec. 27, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 8:02:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 28, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 7:55:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays.

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 29, 2019
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 7:52:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Wild Lights 

Dec. 30, 2019
Posted by Elena Bell Wednesday, January 3, 2018 7:50:00 AM

Tickets on sale in October

Celebrate the holidays at the ‘wildest’ lighting display around! Surround yourself with dazzling lights, amazing animals, special entertainment and the sounds of the holidays. 

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Zoo Year's Eve 

Dec. 31, 2019
Tuesday, January 2, 2018 10:57:00 AM

Join us in ringing in the new year with a Zoo Year’s Eve celebration!

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