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Spring Spectacular

Presented by Robert O. and Annamae Orr Family Foundation

Spring Spectacular

Friday, May 20
6 - 9 p.m.

Join your Akron Zoo for the first family friendly fundraiser celebrating conservation action with enrichment for animals, adults and children alike! Participate in a zoo-wide scavenger hunt in partnership with Akron Children’s Museum while enjoying sweet treats provided by Acme Fresh Market, up-close animal encounters, music and more! 

Tickets include train and carousel rides, sweet treats, refreshments, entertainment, dancing with Tutu School Akron and a scavenger hunt with adventure backpack to take home for those who complete the activity!


  • Adult: $30
  • Child: $20
  • Infants: Free 
  • Patron: $100
  • Family Patron 4-Pack: $500
    • Includes four Patron event tickets 
    • Includes 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.

Purchase Tickets

The Akron Zoo is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization and donations are tax deducible. For tax deductible information please confer with your tax consultant.

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:

ORR Family Foundation Logo

Sweet Treats Provided By:

ACME logo

Dancing Inspired By Animal Movement With:

Tutu School Akron

Additional Sponsors:

Coca-Cola ConsolidatedHasenstab Architects LogoMetis Construction Services Logo    Perrin LogoHylant Logo