Belvidere’s Summerfield Zoo celebrates Mother’s Day weekend

Staff Report

BELVIDERE, Ill. — Belvidere’s Summerfield Zoo, 3088 Flora Road, will celebrate Mother’s Day weekend May 11-12 with the arrival of spring babies — reindeer, wallaby, coatimundi and others.

Each mom who visits the zoo Saturday and Sunday, May 11-12, will receive a free treat from Carmen’s Café. While at the zoo, enjoy a special animal encounter presentation featuring amazing animal moms. Also, children can make a Mother’s Day present for their moms at Lilly’s Craft Corner.

Summerfield Zoo is open 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, May 11, and 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday, May 12. Admission is $8 per adult, $6 per senior, and $5 per child — all proceeds go to the care of all the animals, many of which are rescue animals.

Call (815) 547-4852 or visit for more details.

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