Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Earth Day 5k Presented by CrossCountry Mortgage

Sat April 22, 2023 Cleveland, OH 44109 US Directions



3900 Wildlife Way (Cleveland Metroparks Zoo)
Cleveland, OH US 44109


Help celebrate Earth Day with the Earth Day 5k Presented by CrossCountry Mortgage at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo!  A portion of the proceeds from the race go towards supporting green practices and sustainability efforts at the zoo.

This is the first of four races in the Cleveland Metroparks Race Series presented by CrossCountry Mortgage. 

Registration Info:

Pre-registration through April 19th - $30
Registration April 20th - Race Day - $35

What You Get:
Custom race t-shirt
Finisher Medal for all
Post race refreshments
Admission to the zoo 

Race Day Info:

Packet pick-up/Registration: 7:00AM
5k (chip timed): 8:30AM
1-mile: 9:00AM

**Race Day Registration is online only! 

Spectator Information

Spectators wanting to come cheer on runners/walkers will need to purchase tickets to enter the zoo.

Zoo membership does not allow you free entry into the zoo.

Ticket prices are $19/adult (ages 12-61), $17/seniors (62+) and $15/junior (ages 2-11)

Spectators must purchase tickets on-line only at the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Website (link below):

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Online Tickets

Admissions will be there to scan the online ticket once purchased.  The box office will not be open.  


Cleveland Metroparks Race Series Presented by CrossCountry Mortgage

Explore a variety of trails with the Cleveland Metroparks Race Series! Encompassing 4 runs across 3 locations, these timed run/walk events will take place at Edgewater Park, Whiskey Island and Cleveland Metroparks Zoo. All events include a finisher medal, t-shirt and post-race refreshments. Sign up for all 4 now and save $20!

2023 Series Schedule:

  • Earth Day 5k (@ Cleveland Metroparks Zoo) - Saturday, April 22nd
  • Whiskey Island 5k (@ Whiskey Island) - Sunday, July 16th
  • Future for Wildlife 5k (@ Cleveland Metroparks Zoo) - Sunday, October 8th
  • Veterans Day 5k (@ Edgewater Park) - Saturday, November 11th

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

Become A Volunteer!

Are you interested in becoming a volunteer for this event?  Click on the link and sign-up!  Thank you for your support!


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