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ZooRunRun Tomorrow!

Folks of all ages can participate in this Saturday's ZooRunRun at the Nashville Zoo. Bundle up for a brisk run or stroll!

The ZooRunRun the ZooRunRun!

With the snow long gone, join the herd this Saturday, January 30 when the postponed ZooRunRun at last takes place at the Nashville Zoo (3777 Nolensville Pike in Nashville)! The ZooRunRun helps to support the day-to-day operations of the Zoo. Due to the postponement, registration is still taking place. Register for the ZooRunRun Now! Family participants who don’t want to run can stroll instead, and children 4 and under are free with no registration required; little ones in a stroller can enjoy the day too.

Here’s what to expect:

In the ZooRunRun, runners and walkers take a 5K trail through the Zoo’s property, including areas not available to the public. Some of the race will be timed (interested registrants can purchase a tracking chip). The Zoo closes at 1 p.m. in order to prepare for the 1:30 p.m. registration and check-in. The ZooRunRun begins at 3 p.m.; awards and refreshments take place at 4 p.m. Spectator entry is free. Here are costs for ZooRunRun participants:

Ages 13 & older: $50
Ages 13 & older with Chrono Tracking Chip: $53
Ages 5 – 12: $25
Ages 5 – 12 with Chrono Tracking Chip: $28
Ages 4 & under: no registration needed.
Spectator entry: FreeSpectator refreshment wristband: $11
Additional long-sleeve T-shirts (registrants receive one T-shirt): $14

Note: Zoo admission is not included with race registration. Admission will be charged if you come to enjoy the zoo prior to the race.


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Susan Swindell Day, Editor

Susan Swindell Day is the editor in chief of Nashville Parent and the mom of four amazing kids.