Run Wild for the Cape May County Zoo

Sun April 23, 2023 Cape May Court House, NJ 08210 US Directions


5K Run

$40 8:10AM EDT Price increases after April 9, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT

1 Mile Walk

$25 8:00AM EDT Price increases after April 9, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT


Cape May County Park & Zoo
707 Route 9 North
Cape May Court House, NJ US 08210

Presented By


Sturdy Savings Bank presents the second year of Run Wild for the Cape May County Zoo - This 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk will take runners and walkers through the world famous Zoo. They're opening the gates early and letting us in to RUN WILD and bid the animals good morning!



6:30 - Check-in and Day Of Registration Opens
7:45 - Day Of Registration closes (RUN & WALK)
8:00 - 1M Walk Begins
8:10 - 5K Run Begins
9:00 - Kids Races
9:30 - Awards
*Pre- race packet pickup will be available April 22nd at the Cape May County Earth Day Fair at Cape May Park & Zoo 10:00 am - 3:00 pm*
- There will be a FREE 200 Yard Dash for kids 8 & under and a 1/4 Mile Dash for kids 12 & under following the 5K run. Kids do not need to pre-registered - just show up and run!
- Strollers are allowed in this race. No pets



Proceeds from this event will be donated to two Cape May County organizations. Visit the "Donate" tab to further support OR become a fundraiser* and help us help Cape May County!

*Team and individual fundraising opportunities available. Learn more at the "Donate" tab

Cape May County Zoological Society, a 501(c)3 non-profit NJ corporation, is the official Support Organization of the Cape May County Park & Zoo. Since 1986 the Society has continuously provided the private sector funding needed to develop new exhibits, improve facilities, purchase zoo equipment and make acquisitions for the animal collection. The Society makes significant contributions to conservation and endeavors to encourage the community's interest and enjoyment of the Zoo.

Family Promise of Cape May County was established in May of 2009, as a program designed to help families who are experiencing homelessness. We are a non-traditional sheltering program that only accepts families with children. A network of faith based organizations and over 1,000 volunteers provide temporary housing and meals for up to 3 families at a time. Family  Promise of Cape May County works with homeless families and tailors  individualized plans that will help them take the necessary steps toward  lasting independence


Sturdy Savings Bank is celebrating over 100 years of providing unsurpassed personalized banking services to the communities it serves. 

Second Capital Running has been making races happen in South Jersey since 2018. Rich collaboration and strong community ties drive our mission to create quality event experiences like this race.

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