Grandparent's Day at Oakland Zoo

Come celebrate Grandparent's Day at Oakland Zoo! Grandparents get to ride the train for free on Father's Day. Take a stroll to the Lion Deck, check out the Alligator exhibit, or see the Chimpanzees. Grandparent's Day at Oakland Zoo is a way to to spend the day with your grandkids!

Date and Time

Sunday, September 7th from 10:00am - 5:30pm

Cost and Fees

Event included with regular Zoo Admission. Parking Fee: $8.00 for non-members. FREE for members.


Zoo Wide Event. Please park in either the Upper Parking Lot or the Lower Parking Lot and proceed to the nearest entrance.


Registration is not required.


Contact: General Information Line
Phone: (510) 632-9525 ext. 100

Additional Program Information

Please visit the Rides Area ticket booth for your free ticket and to ride the train.


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