Cocktails & Conservation

Taking Action for Wildlife One Drink at a Time

March 10, 2021 | April 14, 2021 | May 12, 2021 | September 8, 2021 | October 13, 2021 | November 10, 2021


6:00pm - 7:00pm

Free Online Event

About Cocktails & Conservation

This virtual happy hour series features some of the world’s most incredible conservationists. These heroes are working on the ground every day to save endangered species and their habitats. Guests will join us on Facebook or YouTube Live to learn, ask questions, and be a part of the solution to preserve our planet’s rich and diverse wildlife.

Each episode will feature a custom cocktail, so we can toast to a safe world for wildlife. Look out for the recipe, mix your cocktail, and join us live!

2021 Cocktails & Conservation Schedule:

March 10: Oakland Zoo’s Wildlife Rescue & Recovery Efforts
Join Dr. Alex Herman, Oakland Zoo’s very own Vice President of Veterinary Medicine, who leads Oakland Zoo’s Wildlife Rescue & Recovery efforts. Learn how California’s native animals currently face numerous challenges, like car strikes, lead poisoning, and climate-related wildfires. Dr. Herman and her team’s dedication to animals has enabled Oakland Zoo to provide lifesaving veterinary treatment and care that keeps the wildlife we live with healthy and thriving.
We are pleased to feature a signature cocktail from
District in Oakland. Join us as we imbibe while being inspired!

April 14: Glacier National Park’s Safe Passage for Grizzlies

May 12: Pangolins in Crisis

September 8: Saving the Chimps of the Budongo Forest

October 13: Animals Asia: Heroes for Moon Bears and More

November 10: Big Life African Wildlife Protection

Hosted by Amy Gotliffe, VP of Conservation at Oakland Zoo

Watch previous broadcasts of Cocktails & Conservation: