Virtual Run for the Zoo

Calendar Icon June 5–13
Clock Icon You Choose When to Run!
Clock Icon $24.99–$34.99
Age Icon All Ages

Overview

Stay active, connect to nature, and support Lincoln Park Zoo during this critical time—all while staying safe and practicing social distancing in your own community! Choose between a 5K or 10K, and then complete your distance at your own pace between Saturday, June 5-Sunday, June 13. Or release your inner animal during the virtual Safari Stampede, designed for ages 10 and under.

All participants will receive unique swag and stay connected to the zoo community through motivational emails and our Facebook event page.

Packages

Virtual Safari Stampede ($24.99)

  • Recommended for children 10 years old and under
  • Children’s T-shirt
  • Children’s medal
  • Run for the Zoo sticker
  • Access to a special animal event (date TBD)
  • Virtual Animal Experience: Meet & Greet with Farm-in-the-Zoo Species (Friday, June 25, at 1 p.m.)
  • Customized virtual bib
  • Customized finisher certificate
  • Motivational emails with fun activities for the whole family

Run for the Zoo Virtual 10K or 5K: Supporter Package ($24.99)

  • Run for the Zoo sticker
  • Personalized virtual bib
  • Customized finisher certificate
  • Motivational emails and Facebook event page to connect with other participants

Run for the Zoo Virtual 10K or 5K: Premium Care Package ($39.99)

  • Short-sleeved tech shirt
  • Run for the Zoo sticker
  • Access to a special virtual animal experience (date TBD)
    • Virtual Animal Experience: Enrichment Session with Polar Bears (Saturday, June 12, at 10 a.m.)
    • Virtual Animal Experience: Feeding Session with Snakes (Friday, July 10, at 10 a.m.)
  • Personalized virtual bib
  • Customized finisher certificate
  • Motivational emails and Facebook event page to connect with other participants

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