Creekside Story Walk @ the Oakland Zoo

April 28, 2022, 2:00 pm -
4:00 pm

Experience a Story Walk through the Arroyo Viejo Creek site at the Oakland Zoo. This natural area has a safe, cleared path that participants walk through at their own pace, surrounded by nature while progressing through a custom-made children’s book narrative. The plot of the tale moves further along as guests move deeper into the wilderness, creating a sense of place and immersion.

Make sure to register to receive free admission to the Oakland Zoo on the day of the event! You may stay until the zoo closes at 6pm. Space is limited.


Venue / Location

Arroyo Viejo Creek at Oakland Zoo
9777 Golf Links Road

COVID Information for this event

This Bay Area Science Festival event is following the county guidelines of Alameda County. Additional COVID requirements for this event include that masks are not required, but recommended. 

Masks are only required inside indoor spaces at the Oakland Zoo. This program itself is all outdoors.


Event Hosts

The Oakland Zoo is proud to have served the East Bay community since 1922, taking action for wildlife under our care, in our region, and around the globe.

COVID Safety

The Bay Area Science Festival will manage all in-person events with the health, safety and well-being of our staff, volunteers, hosts, exhibitors, and guests in mind. In response to COVID-19, we will be implementing public health requirements for all event hosts and attendees in accordance with local and state guidelines in order to celebrate science safely throughout the Bay Area. 

The Bay Area Science Festival encourages you to get vaccinated, wear a mask and practice social distancing. Be sure to check back for updated and more detailed COVID safety information prior to attending.

Thank You for Supporting BASF

We strive to make all Bay Area Science Festival events free, when possible. To produce the Festival, we must annually raise hundreds of thousands of dollars. Every donation helps us make this important work possible.

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