Fun Family Things To Do In Northern Ohio

Families can enjoy many activities in Northern Ohio.

Cleveland, Akron, North Lawrence and Strongsville are some of the cities located in Northern Ohio. These cities have many activities and attractions, including fun for the whole family. Guests and visitors will find a variety of museums, indoor amusement parks, zoos and outdoor activities. Families visit Northern Ohio for week-long vacations and quick family getaways.

Clay’s Park Resort

Clay’s Park is a family fun center located in North Lawrence that opens every Memorial Day weekend and remains open throughout the summer. The park has a campground, water park and special events. Amenities include a heated indoor pool, hot tub, steam room, sauna, 20-acre fishing lake, Ralphie’s Sports Bar & Grill, tennis and basketball courts, live entertainment, hay rides, golf cart and bike rentals, themed weekends, and shower and laundry facilities. Water activities include swimming, kayaking, canoeing and water slides. The park features white sand volleyball courts, paintball fields, a children’s playground, miniature golf and a skate park.

Clay’s Park Resort

13190 Patterson Street NW

North Lawrence, OH 44666

330-854-6691

clayspark.com

I-X Indoor Amusement Park

The I-X Indoor Amusement Park is located in Cleveland and offers activities for the entire family. The park has kiddie rides such as antique cars, mini Indy cars, a giant slide, a bumble bee ride and a balloon ride. Rides for the rest of the family include Freak Out, the Skater, Spinning Coaster and Vertigo. The park also offers games to play and win prizes. Check the website for special events, including the Backyard Circus and Live Tiger Show. The indoor park also features a petting zoo home to many furry animals.

I-X Indoor Amusement Park

6200 Riverside Drive

Cleveland, OH 44135

216-265-2500

ixamusementpark.com

Akron Zoo

The Akron Zoo is home to more than 700 animals, including Humboldt penguins, snow leopards, Chinese alligators, Malayan sun bears, Sumatran tigers and jaguars. The zoo has family events such as Boo at the Akron Zoo, Senior Safari, Pajama Party and Snooze at the Zoo and Snack with Santa. Pajama Party and Snooze at the Zoo offers families a chance to sleep at the zoo. Reservations are required and families can camp out at the zoo. The snooze includes a light breakfast, behind-the-scenes tour, animal program, night hike, animal feeding, crafts and activities, and a late-night snack.

Akron Zoo

500 Edgewood Avenue

Akron, OH 44307

330-375-2550

akronzoo.org