The Akron Zoo In Ohio Is Decked Out In Thousands Of Glittering Lights For Your Holiday Enjoyment
It’s the most wonderful time of the year.
During the holiday season, our big city zoos are decked out in holiday cheer and bright lights. This year, consider taking a stroll through a little-known (but equally impressive) zoo in Ohio. The Akron Zoo features a wide variety of exotic animals, beautiful gardens and even some rides that kids will absolutely love. During the holiday season, it’s a winter wonderland of sparkling lights on the weekends. Here’s why this little-known zoo light display belongs on your Christmas bucket list this year:
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Have you ever been to the Akron Zoo Wild Lights before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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