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

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

Join us for the 7th annual ZooRun5K & 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 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

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).  The race starts at 7:30 a.m.

ZooRun5K participants should arrive at Zoo Miami by 7:00 a.m. The 5k will begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. In order to maintain the safety of our runners and integrity of the race course, ZooRun5K participants who arrive at the start line after 8:15 a.m. will not be allowed to participate in the 5k. At the completion of the race, participants will receive complimentary admission to Zoo Miami for the day by presenting their race bib.