Lights Out in Akron/Canton

Photo of the Akron skyline by Raymond Wambsgans.


The Akron Zoo has been an active partner in promoting Lights Out and getting Lights Out Cleveland off the ground. With continued effort from Akron Zoo, and help from Stark Parks, we are now working on expanding Lights Out throughout northeastern Ohio during 2018. Stay tuned for more details and contact us via the OBCI website if you would like to help. Current buildings enrolled in the program:

  • Akron Zoo Welcome Center (Akron, OH 44307)
  • Akron Zoo – Komodo Kingdom (Akron, OH 44307)
  • Exploration Gateway (5712 12th St NW, Canton, OH 44708)
  • John F. Seiberling Federal Building & U.S. Courthouse (2 S Main St., Akron, OH 44308)
  • Joseph J. and Helen M. Sommer Wildlife Conservation Center (800 Genoa Ave. NW, Massillon, OH 44646)
  • ODNR-Division of Wildlife District 3 Office (912 Portage Lakes Drive, Akron, Ohio 44319)
  • Quail Hollow Nature Center (13480 Congress Lake Ave NE, Hartville, OH 44632)
  • The Wilderness Center Dale and Loretta Hart Interpretive Building (9877 Alabama Ave. S.W., Wilmot, OH 44689)

Local Partners


Akron Zoo
Stark Parks
Canton Audubon Society
Summit Metro Parks
Cleveland Museum of Natural History


Map of Participating Buildings


Gallery of Participating Buildings