youth energy celebration faqs

Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
4850 Powell Road
Powell, OH  43065

Arrival at Heart of Africa Event Center

The Heart of Africa Event Center has its own parking lot and entrance to the Zoo. You will receive parking and arrival instructions after you have registered.

There is another program in the Heart of Africa Event Center in the evening, so if you plan to stay at the Zoo past 3:30p, please move your vehicle to the main parking lot after the Youth Energy Celebration.

Program Agenda:

9:00am Columbus Zoo & Aquarium opens to explore exhibits (on your own)
10:30 am Mingle with the Animals and Lunch
11:15am Ohio Energy Project Awards in the Heart of Africa Event Center
12:15am Return to Zoo exhibits (on your own)
Departure time depends on your school schedule. The Zoo closes at 5:00pm.
Learn more about the Columbus Zoo & Aquarium.


Please be prepared for the weather and wear comfortable walking shoes.


Prior to May 5th: Sue at or 6147851717
Day of Event:  Shauni at 6142049619