Clorox WildLife Theater

wildlife theater, educational programs, overnights, zooschool The Clorox Wildlife Theater is located in the Wayne and Gladys Valley Children's Zoo.

This ampitheater is used for a variety of programs including: ZooCamp activities, (School Programs) ZooSchool Explorer's Club programs, live animal presentations, Overnight activities, and special presentations for other Zoo-wide events.

The Oakland Zoo is fortunate enough to have a dedicated group of adult volunteers called Docents and teen volunteers called Teen Wild Guides who provide fun and education animal themed presentations and activities in the Clorox Wildlife Theater.

Our "Animal Encounters" live animal presentation happens each Saturday and Sunday at 11:30am and 12:15pm. This program begins April 13th and runs through October 28th. Presentations are weather dependent. Times may vary from season to season, please check our Calendar of Events for specific details. All shows are free with Zoo Admission.

Family Activities

Animal Feedings

Birthday Parties

Creek Programs

Events at Wildlife Theater

Family Overnights

Pathway Encounters

Programs at Wildlife Theater

Teddy Bear Tea

Weekend Workshops

Wild & Green Family Camp


Zoovie Nights

School Programs

Community & Group Programs

Teen Programs