Thanksgiving and Winter Break ZooCamp Registration Now Open!

Oakland Zoo's Thanksgiving Break ZooCamp and Winter ZooCamp 2013 is now open! Classes fill quickly, so we highly recommend registering early. Oakland Zoo invites campers for exciting workshops full of nature discovery, animal adventures, and fun. Thanksgiving Break ZooCamp and Winter Break ZooCamp will include activities such as stories, puppet play, games, craft projects, science activities and of course, animals.

Date and Time

Online registration for Thanksgiving Break ZooCamp is open October 14 November 26.
Online registration for Winter ZooCamp is open November 11-December 31

Cost and Fees

Program Fee: Members $55 per day / Non-members $60 day.
Parking Fee: Waived for parents dropping off and picking up participants.


Zoo Wide Event. ZooCamp activities take place throughout the Zoo.


Pre-registration is required. Please see the Thanksgiving Break ZooCamp or Winter ZooCamp pages for more details.


Contact: ZooCamp Hotline
Phone: (510)632-9525 x280

Additional Program Information
  • Participants must be currently enrolled in kindergarten - 5th grade.
  • Before and after care are available for an additional fee.
  • Classes are designed for children to participate independently; parents are not allowed to stay with their children.


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