Oakland Zoo

Oakland ZooLights (Courtesy of Oakland Zoo)

ZooLights Return To The Oakland Zoo For The 2019 Holiday Season

At the Oakland Zoo, the Holiday Season means it's time once again for ZooLights. From December 6 - 23, 26 - 31 and January 1 - 5, 2020, the zoo lights up from 5:30 PM - 9:00 PM every night.
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Baby Baboon

Oakland Zoo Welcomes New Baby Baboon

Oakland Zoo is celebrating the birth of Mousa, a newborn male Hamadryas baboon.
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Oakland Zoo Aerial Gondola Grand Opening

Oakland Zoo is about to double in size with the California Trail - opening in 2018 - but great news, you can ride the new aerial gondola and eat at The Landing Cafe - 650 ft. above sea level - starting on June 5th! Go to www.oaklandzoo.org for more info!
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Oakland ZooLights

Starting December 2nd, 2016 through January 1st, 2017 Oakland Zoo transforms into Zoolights, a holiday wonderland filled with lights, sights and sounds of the season. Take a nighttime ride aboard the Outback Express Adventure Train. See the light show. Rock around the Christmas trees. It’s a...
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Oakland Zoo Moon Festival

Celebrate the all-new Moon Festival at Oakland Zoo on September 17th from 10am-3pm. This special day will be one your family is sure to enjoy with Asian-inspired festivities, live music, entertainment, and plenty of activities for the kids including face painting, arts, crafts, and enrichment-...
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