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ZooRun 5K & ZooKidsDash benefiting West Kendall Baptist Hospital and Zoo Miami Founation

  • Zoo Miami 12400 Southwest 152nd Street Miami, FL, 33177 United States (map)

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Zoo Run 5K

Join us for the 6th annual ZooRun5K & Kidz Medical Services ZooKidsDash benefiting West Kendall Baptist Hospital and the Zoo Miami Foundation - Come for a race, stay for a zoo adventure! Event proceeds will go towards improving community and environmental health. Show your WILD side- animal costumes are encouraged!

What Does Every Participant Get?

The ZooRun5K and Kidz Medical Services ZooKidsDash participants receive the following race day goodies.  

  • Entry to Zoo Miami (valid for entry after the race)

  • Premium themed race shirt

  • Themed finisher medal

  • Post-race festival and brunch featuring local restaurants, music, and dancing

  • 50% off Zoo Miami admission for friends & family on race day

  • Discounts and special offers from Zoo Miami and partners

Race Fees:
Early Bird 6/4 - 6/19
ZooRun5K $20.00 ZooKidsDash $10.00

Discounted Registration 6/20 - 7/20
ZooRun5K $30.00 ZooKidsDash $15.00

General Registration 7/21- 10/5
ZooRun5K $35.00 ZooKidsDash $20.00

Race Day 11/11/2017  
Cash Only ZooRun5K $45.00 ZooKidsDash $25.00

Each individual registration less than $20 will incur a $1.50 processing fee.
Each individual registration between $20 and $40 will incur a $3.00 processing fee.

** Online Registration will end at 11:59 p.m. EST on October 5th, 2018.

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ZooRun5K Note:
The 5K is for both runners and walkers. However, it is expected that any participant in the 5K should be able to accomplish the necessary 3.1 miles in about 1 hour and 15 minutes. (23 to 25 minute pace per mile). Race starts at 7:30 a.m.

ZooKidsDash Note:

One parent of Kidz Medical Services ZooKidsDash participants ages 2-3 will be permitted to run the Dash with their child. Additional family members may watch the race from the Finish Festival area. At the completion of the race and Finish Festival celebration, Kidz Medical Services ZooKidsDash participants will receive complimentary admission to Zoo Miami with their race bibs. Parents and family members may purchase 50% discounted admission tickets to join them in the Zoo. Zoo Miami annual pass holders who present their membership cards will receive complimentary admission to the Zoo.

Come in Costume:
Make sure to dress up and accessorize as your favorite animal. Participants in costume will be recognized at the event. 

Team Tents:
Teams that raise $1,000 in fundraising by October 15 may request a complimentary 10x10 tent within the finish festival area for their members to gather after the race. Space is limited, and tents are available to qualifying teams on a first-come, first serve basis. Qualifying teams interested in requesting a tent may email