Spring Spectacular

May 19

6 - 9 pm 

Join your Akron Zoo for the second annual family-friendly fundraiser celebrating conservation action with enrichment for animals, adults, and children alike! Spring Spectacular is presented by Robert O. & Annamae Orr Family Foundation. 

Participate in a zoo-wide scavenger hunt in partnership with Akron Children’s Museum while enjoying sweet treats, up-close animal encounters, music, and more!

Tickets include scavenger hunt, train and carousel rides, treats provided by Acme Fresh Market, refreshments, entertainment, and an Akron Children’s Museum adventure backpack including book and plush toy for those who complete the scavenger hunt!

Ticket pricing: (Tickets on sale in April)

  • Infant: Free
  • Child: $20
  • Adult: $30
  • Patron: $100
  • Family Patron 4-Pack: $500*

*Family Patron 4-Pack includes four event tickets and two Care for a Critter packages which will be available for pick up during the event. Selection instructions will be included in the email confirmation following your ticket purchase. Choose two of four featured animals: African lion, Chilean flamingo, red panda or river otter.

The Akron Zoo is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization and donations are tax deducible. 

If you would like to participate in Spring Spectacular as a donor, sponsor, volunteer or guest, please contact Caroline Lutz at 330-375-2550 ext. 7231 or c.lutz@akronzoo.org.

Presenting sponsor:

Sweet Treats Provided By:

Additional Sponsors: