Lamar Advertising Presents “Zoo Run Run” 5K & Half Mile Fun Run

July 15 2019

BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo will host its 14th Annual Zoo Run Run event at the Zoo on Saturday, August 24th on Zoo grounds.  The event, presented by Lamar Advertising, allows participants to enjoy the scenery as they walk or run through BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo and portions of Greenwood Park.

All proceeds from the race support the Baton Rouge Zoo and international cheetah conservation efforts. There will be food & refreshments for the whole family to enjoy after the race. As well, any supporter in a participant’s party, gains free admission to the Zoo after the race. NOTE: supporters must be on site before admission gates open to the public at 9:30am. 

“We encourage everyone of all ages to come out and scamper, trot or gallop through the zoo for a fun-filled family day of adventure for the 14th year. We are thrilled to be able to host this energetic event year after year,” said Phil Frost, Zoo Director.  

About BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo
BREC’s Baton Rouge Zoo is a place where people connect with animals, including tigers, giraffes, rhinos and alligators. The world-class Realm of the Tiger, Flamingo Cove, Giants of the Islands, Safari Playground, L'aquarium de Louisiane, Parrot Paradise and KidsZoo exhibits offer fun and education for all ages.