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Zoo Run Run: 2-Mile Race & Fun Run

  • 3601 Thomas Road Baton Rouge, LA 70807
  • Baton Rouge Zoo
  • November 14, 2020
  • Time: 6:30 AM to 9:30 AM
  • Price: Register On Line
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**Date Changed To Saturday, November 14, 2020**

ZOO Run Run:  2-Mile Race & Fun Run

NEW THIS YEAR! Every Participant Receives A Medal! 

Run like a cheetah to our 15th annual Zoo Run Run 2-Mile Race and ½ Mile Kids' Fun Run! At the run, enjoy the scenery as you scamper, trot or gallop your way through BREC's Baton Rouge Zoo. All proceeds from the race support your Baton Rouge Zoo and international cheetah conservation efforts. New this year - all participants earn a medal! 

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Race Day

Race day registration will be located at the front entrance of the Zoo. Located just 15 minutes from downtown Baton Rouge, take Exit 8A off of I-110 North and turn right onto Highway 19. Continue to the second stop light and turn right onto Thomas Road. The Zoo entrance is one mile on the left.

Chip Timing

Only 2-Mile runners will be timed. Your RFID timing chip will be attached to your race bib.

Race T-Shirts

Participants who are pre-registered by October 20th are guaranteed a Zoo Run Run t-shirt in their preferred size on Race Day.

Entry Fees*

Adult/Teen Registration

  • Pre-registration (before Aug. 22): $30
  • Race Day Registration: $35

Child Registration (ages 12 and under)

  • Pre-registration: $17
  • Race Day Registration: $22

Make Checks Payable To:

Friends of the Baton Rouge Zoo, 3601 Thomas Road, Baton Rouge, LA 70807


Overall awards to first male and female; masters and grand masters; and age group awards are as follows:

  • 0 - 12 Male and Female
  • 13 - 19 Male and Female
  • 20 - 29 Male and Female
  • 30 - 39 Male and Female
  • 40 - 49 Male and Female
  • 50 - 59 Male and Female
  • 60 - 69 Male and Female
  • 70 - 79 Male and Female
  • 80+ Male and Female

Early Packet Pick-Up

Early Packet Pick Up will be on Friday, November 13th at Varsity Sports at 2055 Perkins Rd. Baton Rouge, LA 70808

Thank you to all of our Sponsors for supporting the Baton Rouge Zoo and our Community:

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
    • CSRS
    • Lake After Hours
    • Louisiana Lottery
    • EMR Recycling
    • Fidelity Bank
    • Smoothie King
    • Coca-Cola
    • Varsity Sports
    • The Advocate
    • Raising Canes River Center
    • Guaranty Broadcasting
    • Visit Baton Rouge
    • WAFB
    • Lamar
* Many events in Baton Rouge have been proactively postponed or cancelled due to COVID-19. For the most up-to-date event information, please check with the specific event's website or social media pages.