When: Sat., July 9 2011
The specialty gardens and lush grounds at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo take center stage at ZooBlooms, the annual celebration of all things flora. The horticulture staff works hard year-round to keep the Zoo’s 183 acres looking picture perfect, and ZooBlooms is their time to shine. The Zoo will be open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., with special activities from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. isitors can take a tram tour of the Zoo’s specialty gardens at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., participate in the annual ladybug launch near the Welcome Plaza at 12:15 p.m., check out the children’s activity area and browse through eco-friendly exhibitors. Guests are encouraged to bring their questions and specimens, whether they are plants or insects, for some expert green thumb advice!
Price: $11 per person, $8 for kids ages 2 to 11, free children under 2