In general, many of our animals are fed in the morning and late afternoon, but below are some of our most popular pre-scheduled feeding attractions.
Penguin Feeding 10:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.
Grizzly Bear Feeding 11:30 a.m.
Aye Aye Tours 2:30 and 3:00 p.m.
American White Pelican Feeding 3:00 p.m.
California Sea Lion Feeding 4:00 p.m.
Giraffe Feeding 4:30 p.m.
Programs Throughout the Zoo
You’ll find uniformed docents throughout the Zoo who are eager to answer your questions, tell stories and share their wealth of information with you.
Docents and youth volunteers staff carts filled with biofacts of many different animals. See and touch fur, bones, teeth, and learn about the fascinating physiology of animals.
Children's Zoo (June - September)
10:30 a.m. Barnyard Stampede – Family Farm
Wildlife Theatre (June - September)
2:00 p.m. Thursday through Sunday
Still Not Enough?
Stop to talk to our enthusiastic Docents and Talk on the Wild Side! teen volunteers, who will be all around the Zoo with animals for you to meet and interactive biofact carts where you can touch fascinating fur, feathers and bones. And don’t forget about our talking Storybooks, exciting Eugene Friend Dentzel Carousel and Little Puffer Steam Train, diverse shops and cafés, and unforgettable overnight, birthday party and bike tour experiences.