Experience the magic and beauty

Spring Alive

Nairobi Pavilion
Thursday, February 26 through Sunday, March 1, 2015


The Toledo Zoo’s Nairobi Pavilion will be transformed into a magical environment with beautiful floral displays.  It’s an experience that the entire family can enjoy, and gardening enthusiasts will certainly be impressed by the variety of flowers on display. Our participating vendors will be on hand to share gardening tips and will offer various gardening items for purchase.

Learn about what is waiting for you at Spring Alive!

Themed Displays

Visitors will be enchanted by themed displays that will contain flowering perennials, annuals, shrubs, trees, and other magical landscaping features.

Details for the 2015 event will be posted here soon!

Professional Gardening Tips—Year round rose care

In celebration of Spring Alive, the Toledo Zoo’s Horticulture department has prepared this great instructional video on how to care for your roses year round.  Whether you are a dedicated gardener or just a homeowner hoping to learn some neat professional tips, this video is sure to give you some great new information and ideas!