Akron Zoo — Penguin Palooza, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Visitors will have the opportunity to feed the zoo’s penguins for $3, enjoy hot chocolate and a different make-and-take penguin craft every weekend. Winter hours: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, 500 Edgewood Ave. The zoo is home to more than 700 animals representing more than 90 species. Winter admission is $7. Parking: $3. 330-375-2550, www.akronzoo.org.
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo — 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, 3900 Wildlife Way. Northern Trek includes bears, tigers and reindeer; Primate, Cat & Aquatics Building; Rainforest with orangutans, otters and sloths. Admission: $12.25; $8.25 children 2 to 11. www.clemetzoo.com.