My Town: Zoo to Host ‘Party for the Planet’ for Earth Day

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AKRON, Ohio — The Akron Zoo is celebrating Earth Day with their annual ‘Party for the Planet’ event.

This year’s celebration is Saturday, April 20 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., and several local exhibitors will be there to teach visitors about preserving the planet and conserving natural resources.

Entertainment will include performances by Michael Ray’s Cirque de Papier, crafts, giveaways and a special appearance by Conrad Conservation: The Akron Zoo’s mascot.

Admission to the zoo is currently $6 per person and parking is $2.

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