Support the Zoo and enjoy an Earth Day celebration
8:00 a.m. — 1-Mile Fun Run
8:30 a.m. — Timed 5K and 5K Fun Run
Make a difference in wildlife conservation! Every year, proceeds from Zoo Run support the Zoo's conservation efforts around the world. This year's Zoo Run will include another Party for the Planet, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums' (AZA) national Earth Day celebration. Come raise money for wildlife, learn about conservation and celebrate a healthier planet with the Fort Worth Zoo.
School Groups (K-12)
|$23 per person, $28 after April 1, $33 on Race Day|
$18 per person, 10 person minimum by April 1
$20 per person, 5 person minimum by April 1
Race Day Itinerary
April 16, 2011
Aerobic Warm-upTimed 10K — 12+ years of age1-Mile Fun Run
Aerobic Warm-UpTimed 5K/5K Fun Run
10K Awards Ceremony
Wild Wonders Live Animal Presentation
5K Awards Ceremony
Race Information and Guidelines
- Early registration guarantees a Zoo ticket, a race bag with a T-shirt and a timing device, if desired. T-shirt sizes based upon availability.
- Race bags, T-shirts and timing devices are not guaranteed if you register on Race Day.
- Races include a timed 10K, a timed 5K, a 5K Fun Run (untimed) and a 1-mile Fun Run.
- Must be 12+ years of age to compete in the Timed 10K.
- The 10K course closes after one hour and 30 minutes and the 5K course closes after one hour and 15 minutes.
- Strollers are only allowed in the 5K Fun Run and the 1-Mile Fun Run.
- No pets, bicycles or in-line skates allowed.
- Fort Worth Zoo is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
- Race participants must park at the Zoo's main parking lot via Forest Park Boulevard. Colonial Parkway will be closed to all thru traffic.
- Please allow 45 minutes for parking.
- As a Party for the Planet celebration, Zoo Run encourages participants to go green and carpool with friends and family, if possible.
Thanks to our current Zoo Run sponsors for their generous support!
Interested in volunteering at Zoo Run? For more information, please email us.