The Akron Zoo will be offering free admission on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Jan. 16. The Akron Branch of the NAACP will be on-hand with an activities table, while supplies last. The event is free to all visitors and parking is $3.
The Akron Zoo is open 361 days a year. Winter hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and admission is $7 per person. Children under age 2 are admitted free. The parking fee is $3. For more information visit or call 330-375-2550.