FREE admission for moms on Mother's Day and RSVP for brunch!

Sunday, May 11

This Mother’s Day, show your mom she’s the best—and show her the world! All mothers receive free admission when their kids bring them to the Zoo.

Give Mom a great Mother’s Day experience by taking her to the Zoo. You can also treat her to our superb Mother’s Day Brunch that takes place in our African Lodge.

Member Pricing:

$25.00   Adults
$20.00   Child (2-11)
Free under 2

Non-Member Pricing:

$30.00 Adults
$25.00 Child (2-11)
Free under 2

Seating times in the Africa Lodge

9-10 am
11:30 am- 12:30 pm

Buffet for all

Top round carving station, jus and horseradish sauce
Sausage links
Garden salad
Spinach salad: pears, red onions, feta, English cucumbers and rye croutons
Balsamic vinaigrette, ranch, honey poppy seed

Assorted Breads

Banana chocolate chip muffins
Mini croissants
Asst dinner rolls
Honey whipped butter

Choice of one of the following meals

1.) French toast with homeade apple sauce, candied almonds and whipped cream
    Fruit slices

2.) Asparagus, leek and swiss cheese quiche
    Herb roasted fingerlings
    Fried leeks

3.) Scrambled eggs, hash browns, fruit slices


Chocolate cake with berry coulis and whipped cream
Carrot cake with dulce de leche


White and Chocolate Milk
Orange Juice
Coffee, Decaf, Hot Tea

Other activites and features

Animal Demonstration

Make Your Reservation Today!

Online reservations:
Toledo Zoo members please click here (please have your Member ID ready)

If you are not a Toledo Zoo member, please click here

You can also call Group Sales at 419-385-5721 ext. 6001.

Additional Reservation Information
*Due to limited availability, High Chairs must be reserved in Advance.
*This reservation includes admission to the Zoo; Mothers bringing their children to the Zoo on Mother’s Day will receive free admission at the gate
*This is a non-refundable reservation.
*Total amount paid includes tax.
* Please arrive at least 30 min.  prior to your reservation time to ensure enough time to park and walk to African Lodge.


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