Start/finish near Kiener Memorial gates of the Zoo, corner of Washington and Government Drive. Free parking is provided on the Zoo's North and South lots before 8 a.m. on race day. Spaces are limited.
Participants in the 5K and 1-mile race will receive a disposable timing chip for more accurate results.
7:30 a.m.** 5K Race/Walk: 3.1 mile loop course. Timed and competitive.
8:50 a.m. 1/2-mile Kids' Run: ages 7-12, untimed, non-competitive
9 a.m. 1/4-mile Kids' Run: ages 6 and under, untimed, non-competitive
9:10 a.m. 1-mile Race: participants 12-and-under will be eligible for awards, timed and competitive
9:30 a.m. Awards Ceremony: At the Anheuser-Busch Theater in The Living World at the Zoo. Overall winners and First Place in each bracket will be announced. Second and Third Place winners in each age bracket may receive their prize at the tables in the lower rotunda of The Living World. See below for more details.
All registrants will receive a complimentary performance T-shirt and continental breakfast (while supplies last).