World Giraffe Day!

Come join us in celebrating the Second Annual “World Giraffe Day” at Oakland Zoo!

You and your kids can even feed our giraffes on this special day! Have old jeans? Donate them to us to support Jeans for Giraffes to benefit giraffes in the wild!

Date and Time

Sunday, June 21 from 10:30am to 4:45pm

Cost and Fees

Free with Zoo admission. Giraffe feedings are $8. See additional information below for feeding times. Want to see a giraffe feeding in action? Click Here !


See photos from last year's event! Giraffe feedings will take place at the giraffe exhibit. Purchase tickets at the giraffe exhibit. Jean donation bins will be located at both Zoo entrances and at the giraffe exhibit.


Registration not required.


Contact: Zoo Information
Phone: (510)632-9525

Additional Program Information

Giraffe feeding tickets are $8 (cash only please). There are no age restrictions to participate. Feeding times are as follows:

  • 10:30am
  • 12:00pm
  • 1:30pm
  • 3:00pm
  • 4:30pm


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