Akron Zoo Family 4-pack Tickets & Join us for the Animal Encounter Playdate May 17 @ 1pm with $55 Ultimate Green Store Prize

Join AkronOhioMoms for a personal Animal Encounter at the Akron Zoo Playdate on May 17th at 1pm. We will meet at the Komodo Dragon exhibit at 1pm. AkronOhioMoms and their kids will have an up-close and personal animal encounter with an Akron Zoo Education Specialist.  Then, we’ll head on over to the Train for a FREE Train Ride! There is also a fun playground right next to the train ride for kids to enjoy.  Come early or stay late to visit all of the animals.  My kids and I will enjoy some yummy food at the cafe at noon, join us if you’d like! Don’t forget to stop by the Capybara Exhibit to sneak a peak at the 2 baby capybaras!

$55 Prize Giveaway AT the Akron Zoo  Playdate from The Family Groove & The Ultimate Green Store

There will be a prize giveaway to one lucky winner worth $55 from The Ultimate GreenStore and The Family Groove!

Edelbio Eco-lux organic skincare is a collection of fresh fruit aromas with light, elegant textures.

Gentle Facial Cream ($21.50) The Organic $5Swiss Alps Complex made of Edelweiss, Artemisia and Buddleja flowers is full of bioactive ingredients that serve to protect their skin from dirt, oil, and harmful pollutants.

Pretty Princess Body Lotion ($19.80) Wrap your body with this scented veil body lotion, an organic blend of Edelweiss, white Lily, Swiss honey, and shea butter. Calms, softens, and helps protect your skin all day long.

Shainsware ($16) encourages and empowers people to make their own statements and change them whenever you want.  Great applications: Parent of an honor student or Allergic to peanuts. Made of recycled and recyclable parts.

Details on the Animal Encounter at the Akron Zoo Playdate

Who is invited: Everyone! Not just moms but dads too, and grandmas & grandpas, and nannies, and babysitters, and YOU!

When: May 17th 1pm Meet at the Komodo Dragon exhibit at 1pm, we will go to the Animal Encounter together, and train ride immediately after.

We’d love to meet those interested in lunch beforehand at 12pm noon in the cafe!

Where: Meet in the cafe at noon if you want to have lunch together. Meet at the Komodo Dragon exhibit for the Animal Encounter, don’t worry we will not be playing with the Komodo Dragon! lol

Pricing: Just pay regular admission, the Animal Encounter and Train Ride are Free!
Adults  $10.00
Senior Citizens (Grandmas are welcome!) $7.50
Children (ages 2-14)  $6.00
Akron Zoo Members FREE

We LOVE our Akron Zoo Membership! For just $68, 2 adults and all your kids get in free to zoos across the nation! We use our Akron Zoo Membership locally about 1-2 times monthly at either the Akron or the Cleveland Zoo – including winter months! When we go on vacation, we never forget our membership card and always go to a least one zoo while on vacation for FREE! It’s just a great add on to any vacation for a free day plus it is a lot of fun to tour different zoos across the country. Of all the zoos that we’ve been too, we’ve never been as close to the animals than at the Akron Zoo!

Parking $2 or FREE if you bring in any non-winning Ohio Lottery ticket.

Akron Zoo
500 Edgewood Ave.
Akron, Ohio 44307
(330) 375-2550

Please email me at cindyorley @ akronohiomoms.com if you plan to attend the playdate and comment below!

Win a Family 4-pack Admission to the Akron Zoo! (Closed)

Updated: 5/17/10 Winner Announced; Rose Habart, entry # 5 won.

The Akron Zoo is generously providing one lucky family a FREE Family 4-pack of tickets to be use anytime this summer!

To Enter: You must visit the Akron Zoo website and leave one Comment Below another event you think would be fun to attend or something new you found out about the Akron Zoo.

Extra Entries (do as many as you wish and leave a corresponding comment below)

  1. For 5 entries, blog about this giveaway on your website and link back to this article and to Chicken Soup for the Soul.
  2. “Like” Akron Zoo on facebook
  3. ”Like” AkronOhioMoms.com on facebook.
  4. Follow Akron Zoo on twitter
  5. Follow akronohiomoms on twitter and tweet about this giveaway. You can Tweet once a day for an extra entry every day! You can copy and paste: Win Akron Zoo Tickets https://www.akronohiomoms.com/activities/animal-encounter
  6. Digg this post with Digg button on top of screen
  7. Yahoo Buzz this post with Digg button on top of screen
  8. Google Buzz this post with Digg button on top of screen
  9. For 2 entries, rate my site on Top 100 Mommy Blogs.
  10. For 2 entries, become an AkronOhioMoms member by joining us with Google Friend Connect (on the right sidebar).
  11. For 2 entries, Grab my badge from below. Leave an address where it can be found.
  12. Get our Badge with this code: <a href=”https://www.akronohiomoms.com/” target=”_blank”><img border=”0″ width=”125″ alt=”Akron Ohio Moms” src=”https://akronohiomoms.s3-accelerate.amazonaws.com/2010/04/aombadge125x12513.jpg” height=”125″/></a>

  13. Enter any of my other current giveaways. Leave a comment on which one(s).
  14. Leave a new comment on any other non-giveaway post, one per post, leave comment on which one(s).

For complete contest rules, please see our Contest Statement and Blog Disclosure. 30 Day winning only once in 30 days rule does not apply with this contest.

Contest ends at 11:59pm EST on May 16th when a winner will be drawn at random and announced the next day. When commenting, please include your email address (not visible to public). I will notify the winners and they will have 36 hours to respond!

This was not a paid post. My own opinions were used based on my perceptions and experience. Thank you to Akron Zoo who supplied the products for giveaway.

Comment Via Facebook
Founder and Lead Blogger at Akron Ohio Moms
Cindy is the top Akron Blogger with her own take on awesome brands for families, where to vacation for families, a beat on local activities and family fun, a knack for getting moms to share , and a house that is always 2 weeks away from a complete remodel!
Sign up for our Ohio Specific Newsletter- Each Email Focused on Only our best Fabulous Local News and Ideas!
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

120 thoughts on “Akron Zoo Family 4-pack Tickets & Join us for the Animal Encounter Playdate May 17 @ 1pm with $55 Ultimate Green Store Prize

  1. Cindy Orley says:

    Khristi, We just added a new blogger, Beth, she’s a mom of a 6 month old. I’ll pass your request on to her for an Infant/Toddler Playgroup…

  2. Khristi Cunningham says:

    Would like to get an infant toddler playgroup together….liked akron zoo and akron moms group on FB!

  3. Tiffany says:

    I am entering this contest, this will be a fun adventure:) I liked akron zoo and akron ohio moms and I also did the google friends entry:)

  4. Connie black says:

    Since we live right outside of Youngstown (Poland, OH) we would have to go visit the “Penguins”! lol; but I think my kids would really like to watch the river otters! 🙂

  5. Jen M says:

    Pancakes with the Penguins sounds so fun & like something my 2 year old would love! It’s the week of his b’day too so I think that’s a hint!

  6. Rose Habart says:

    I just “liked” the akron zoo on facebook 🙂 (I hate that it’s not “become a fan” anymore)

  7. Rose Habart says:

    I would love to attend the Mother’s Day breakfast 🙂 Sounds like a great way to spend Mother’s Day with my babies.

  8. pam wolfe says:

    i would love to get this i love the zoo would love to take my nephew who is handicapped and loves the penquins!!

Leave a Reply

Share via