AKRON, Ohio - The Akron Zoo will honor area moms with a breakfast and garden party on Sunday, May 11.

Reservations are required for the breakfast, which takes place from 9 – 10 a.m. Moms will receive 50% off admission to the zoo that day for the garden party, which will take place from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Moms and their families attending the breakfast will enjoy a full breakfast buffet in the zoo’s Education Center, Komodo Kingdom. During the breakfast, guests will enjoy live music by Walt Wise. Any mother that attends the breakfast will receive a special gift. Admission to the zoo and the day’s festivities are included with the breakfast. Reservations for the breakfast are $15 for Akron Zoo member adults, $13 for Akron Zoo member children, $21 for non-member adults and $18 for non-member children. Reservations for the breakfast can be made by calling (330) 375-2550 ext. 7231 or at www.akronzoo.org.

In addition to half-priced admission for moms, events during the garden party will include live entertainment, crafts plus tea and snacks, provided by Main Street Gourmet.