AKRON, Ohio - The Akron Zoo’s annual Senior Safari will be Sept. 5, 2014 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Adults 62 and older will be admitted to the zoo for a discounted price of $5 per person. Seniors’ caregivers will also be admitted at a discounted price of $7 per person. Senior citizens can enjoy the entire zoo as well as informational booths highlighting senior services, live entertainment and activities.
Seniors can enjoy live entertainment from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. from the band Pop Tarts and bingo will take place in the zoo’s picnic area. Over 30 vendors will be on-hand to offer information regarding services for active seniors.
Senior Safari is sponsored by SummaCare and Summa Health System. The Akron Zoo is ADA accessible and provides wheelchairs free of charge and a limited number of electric scooters for $25 per day. All rentals are on a first come, first serve basis.
For more information visit www.akronzoo.org or call (330) 375-2550.