Elmwood Park Zoo’s Season Kick-off Carnival kicks off May 8 with rides, games and food through May 11 in the zoo’s parking lot, 1661 Harding Blvd., Norristown. The zoo also hosts a Mothers Day Brunch May 10 and 11, with seatings at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. both days. Tickets are $30, $25 for zoo members, $20 for mothers and children under 12. Check (610) 277-3825 (dial ext. 222 for the Mothers Day Brunch) or www.elmwoodparkzoo.org.