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Nashville Zoo to hold 5k Zoo Run Run on January 26th, 2018


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Nashville ZooNashville, TN – Registration is now open for Nashville Zoo’s popular 5K Zoo Run Run scheduled for January 26th, 2019. The annual 5K takes participants past habitats throughout the Zoo and along roads and trails not normally accessed by the public.

Families and children are encouraged to bundle up and hit the trail. Strollers with all-terrain tires are recommended.

Nashville Zoo will close to the public at 1:00pm on January 26th to prepare for Zoo Run Run. Registration and check-in begins at 1:30pm, and the race starts at 3:00pm.

Zoo Run Run at the Nashville Zoo. (Nathan Zucker)

Zoo Run Run at the Nashville Zoo. (Nathan Zucker)

Snacks and adult beverages (age 21+ only) will be available after the race.

Early registration (ending December 31st) is $30.00 for Zoo members, $35.00 for non-members and $15.00 for children ages 5-12.

Regular registration (January 1st- January 24th at noon) is $42.00 per adult and $20.00 for children (ages 5-12).

Children ages 4 years old and younger are free. Week-of race registration is $50.00 per adult and $25.00 for children (ages 5-12).

For more information or to register, visit our website

All proceeds from the Zoo Run Run help fund Zoo operations, including providing education programs for children, feeding our collection of more than 2,300 animals and keeping our Zoo safe and clean for our visitors.

About Nashville Zoo

Nashville Zoo is accredited by the prestigious Association of Zoos and Aquariums, assuring the highest standards of animal care and husbandry.  Attracting more than 980,000 visitors annually, the Zoo is considered one of the top things to do in Nashville. The Zoo is a non-profit organization located at 3777 Nolensville Pike and is open every day except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day.  The mission of Nashville Zoo is to inspire a culture of understanding and discovery of our natural world through conservation, innovation and leadership. 

For more information about Nashville Zoo, call 615.833.1534 or visit




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