World Giraffe Day 5K At FrankBuck Zoo, HighPoint Performance Horses & Virtual

Sat June 18 - Sun June 26 Pilot Point, TX 76258 US
11015 Cole Road
Pilot Point, TX US 76258

Welcome to our 3rd annual World Giraffe Day 5K!   By signing up to either walk or run this 5K event, proceeds will go to the Giraffe Conservation Foundation (GCF) to aid in their efforts to help save one of the most majestic animals on earth.  For more information about the great work that they do, please visit .  You can get your 5K in on a treadmill at home or the gym, a walk with family or friends at your favorite park, the options are endless.  Each person who registers for the event will receive a fantastic medal that you can wear proudly to show off your support for Giraffe. 

 ****Want to run the event in person?  Check out the following locations that are doing in person events for Giraffe conservation! You have to register in advance to secure your medal.  

Frank Buck Zoo  1000 W California St, Gainesville, TX 76240. Their race will take place at 8:30 AM on Saturday June 18th. For those that want to walk their 5K, that will take place inside the zoo. For those that will be running the 5K, that will take place in Leonard Park. The race entry fee will include Zoo admission. Park gates will close at 8:25 AM and reopen after the race.

Highpoint Performance Horses 11015 Cole Road, Pilot Point TX 76227   Home of Gerald the giraffe and family. Join us in celebrating World Giraffe Day with the 5K run/walk. There will be a food truck, live music and lots of family fun. Event starts at 8:30 AM on Saturday June 25th.  

If you don't want to run and would like to donate, please visit the donation page of the race website. 

Thanks again to all of you for making the past two years such a success and we can't wait to do even better this year!  

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Race Sponsors

A huge thank you to Dan, Lauren & Jessica at HighPoint Haven for helping ship this years race medals along with hosting an in person race! An additional shout out to Susan & Dave at Frank Buck Zoo for hosting an in person event and for spreading the word about this great cause! 

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