Walk in the Wild 2023

Oakland Zoo’s 29th Annual Walk in the Wild: An Epicurean Escapade!


to our Walk in the Wild Sponsors & Patrons and to all those who purchased event tickets to support Oakland Zoo. With the generous $150,000 matching challenge from The Bardell Family Foundation we raised a total of $450,000.

Thank you to the nearly 100 amazing local businesses who generously donated their time, staff and products to share with over 1,300 attendees. The full list of participating businesses can be found below with links to their websites or social media channels.

Our 2023 Vendors

21st Amendment Brewery

A Girl Named Pinky

alaMar Kitchen & Bar

Alameda Island Brewing Co.

Ale Industries

Almanac Beer Co.

As Kneaded Bakery

Big White House Winery & John Evan Cellars

Blindwood Cider Company

Bodegas Aguirre Winery

Boichik Bagels

Bordenave's French Bakery

Buck Wild Brewing

Cali Alley

California Rose

Canyon Lakes Brewery

Cellarmaker Brewing Co.

Chestnut Street Granola

Cocobreeze Caribbean Restaurant


Danny Murry's Irish Pub


Drake's Brewing Co.

Due Torri Coffee

Faction Brewing Company

Fenestra Winery

Flying Noir

Full Belly Bakery

Fusion Jerky

G'nana Pudding

Gaumenkitzel Restaurant

Grand Avenue Social Club

Great Notion

Hasta Muerte Coffee

Hella Coastal

Hella Nuts The Plant-Based Eatery

Home of Chicken and Waffles

House Kombucha

Javi's Cooking "Empanadas Argentinas"


Karl Strauss Brewing Company

King Cong Brewing Co.

Kitson Wines

Korner Kitchen and Bar


La Perla Puerto Rican Cuisine


Marley's Treats

Mela Bistro

Napa Smith Brewery

Oakland Fortune Factory

Oakland United Beerworks

Ocean View Brew Works

Otherwise Brewing


Pennyweight Craft Brewing


Petit Cafe

Pintoh Thai

Planted Table

Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese Co.

Portales Taqueria

Purely Drinks

Red Boy Pizza

Rico Rico Taco

Rosenblum Cellars

S27 Alehouse & Brewery

Sante Adairius Rustic Ales

Scott's Seafood Grill & Bar

Sideboard neighborhood kitchen and coffee bar

St. Francis Winery and Vineyards

Taava Kitchen

Teas With Meaning


The Lemonade Bar

Theopolis Vineyards

Trader Joe's

Trumer Brewery

Tucker's Ice Cream

Uhuru Pies

Urban Legend

Vitality Bowls

Vui Ve Eatery

Wachira Wines


Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen

Wood Tavern

World Ground Cafe / Roland Rosario Cellars


Thank you to our 2023 Vendors

Thank You to our 2023 Walk in the Wild Sponsors and Patrons