Run Like An Animal

August 5th, 2017

Followed by Party Like an Animal

Get ready to Run Like an Animal at YOUR Lake Superior Zoo.  Whether you’re quick as a kinkajoo or slow as a sloth, you’ll want to head to the Lake Superior Zoo for this unique and fun-filled event.  It’s the only time you’re allowed to run through the Lake Superior Zoo!  Dress up as your favorite animal and participate in our costume contest or come as your beautiful self. Local mascots are gearing up to run with the little ones!

$30 is Advance
$35 Day of event
$5 – Run Like a Mascot Kids Fun Run (includes admission to the zoo for Party Like an Animal)

All 5k Trail Run/Walk Registrants will receive:

  • Our exclusive Lake Superior Zoo “Run Like an Animal” t-shirt
  • Free Admission to the zoo for “Party Like an Animal”, following the race
  • Their names entered to win zoo-per fun door prizes
Register Now!

Print registration form

Register by July 21st to guarantee your size shirt on race day.

Run/Walk information:
7:00 a.m. – Registration Opens
8:00 a.m. – Walk Registration Ends
8:15 a.m. – Race Start for Walkers
8:30 a.m. – Run Registration Ends
8:45 a.m. – Race Start for Runners
9:30 a.m. – Run Like a Mascot Kids Fun Run
9:45 a.m. – Awards and Costume Contest
10:00 a.m. – Party Like an Animal at the Zoo!

Party Like an Animal Birthday Bash!

10:00 am – 1:00 pm

  • Face Painters, kids crafts & bounce house fun!
  • Special animal enrichments
  • Sing Happy Birthday to Lake Superior Zoo’s animals and enjoy a piece of cake!


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