PHOTOS: Zoo Beats the Heat with Free Popsicle Day

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

CLEVELAND — Zoo patrons were in for a sweet treat Saturday.

Popsicle stopped at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo for its coast-to-coast Popsicle Pop-up Party tour Saturday. Patrons were treated to games, activities, giveaways and, of course, a free Popsicle.

Popsicles were invented in 1905 by an 11-year-old, who left a mixture of powdered soda, water and a stirring sick in a cup on his porch. After a cold night, he awoke to find a frozen pop.

Admission to the zoo is $12.50 for adults and $8.25 for kids ages 2-11. Admission is free for children 2 and under as well as zoo members.

Around the Buckeye State

More Ohio News
FOX 8 Cleveland Weather // Quick Links:

Hot on FOX 8

More Viral