Baton Rouge Zoo Foundation to Host “Zoo Run” 2022

October 25 2022

Baton Rouge Zoo Foundation will host its 17th Annual Zoo Run event at the Zoo on Saturday, November 12, 2022. The event is presented by Ochsner Health and all proceeds from the race support the Baton Rouge Zoo and international cheetah conservation efforts. This event includes a 2-mile race and a ½ mile kids’ fun run throughout the Zoo and Zoo grounds. New this year, participants will get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the Zoo’s current construction progress as they walk, run and scamper their way to the finish line.


All participants will receive a medal, long-sleeve t-shirt, free admission to the Zoo for the day and refreshments after the race. Registration for the race is open now at:


Sponsors for this event include:

Ochsner Health – Presenting Sponsor
Visit Baton Rouge
Emergent Method
Lake After Hours
Children’s Urgent Care
Fidelity Bank
Louisiana Lottery
WAFB Channel 9
104.5 ESPN
Raising Canes River Center
Smoothie King
Varsity Sports
Flavin Realty


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