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Ode to Otters


Saturday, May 25
8 - 10 a.m.

If you love our North American river otters, you'll want to join us for this event! We're celebrating World Otter Day with a delicious breakfast buffet, crafts, cookie decorating, keeper talks and special training sessions with our playful river otters. Plus, there will be a special appearance by our new mascot, Potter the Otter!

Registration is required and limited number of tickets are available. Tickets are non-refundable. 

Please dress for the weather as some of the activities are outside. 

Purchase Tickets

Akron Zoo member discounts will appear once tickets have been been added to your cart. Please make sure to log in and then continue to check-out to view your member discount. 

We do have a new online system and all guests will need to create a new account if you have not done so already after March 1. 


  • Akron Zoo members: $23 
  • Non-members: $29

Prices are the same for adults and children. Children under two are free, but do require a ticket. Tickets include admission into the zoo following the event. The zoo is open 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Characters for this event provided by Imaginos Productions LLC