Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Future for Wildlife 5K Run/Walk and 1 Mile Walk presented by CrossCountry Mortgage

Sun October 8, 2023 Cleveland, OH 44109 US Directions


Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Future For Wildlife 5k

$30 8:30AM EDT
360 spots left. Price increases after October 2, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo Future For Wildlife 1 Mile

$30 9:00AM EDT Price increases after October 2, 2023 at 11:59pm EDT


Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
3900 Wildlife Way
Cleveland, OH US 44109


Cleveland Metroparks Zoo has been working to protect wildlife around the world for more than two decades. Help us to secure a future for wildlife by running for your selected species in this annual race. You can choose to support Zoo conservation efforts for: Andean Bear, Asian Turtle, Giraffe, Gorilla, Lion or Rhino. 

This is the third of four races that make up the Cleveland Metroparks Race Series presented by CrossCountry Mortgage.


Race Day October 8, 2023 Registration/Packet Pick-up - 7:00AM

5k Start Time - 8:30AM

1-mile walk Start Time - 9:00AM

Place - Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Registration Pricing

March 15th through October 2nd - $30

October 3rd through Race Day - $35

**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.  


What You Get

Custom race t-shirt

Finisher medal for all

Post race refreshments

Admission to the zoo



Race Contact Info

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

Presenting Sponsor

5k Course Map


Become A Volunteer!

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

1 Mile Course Map



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