32nd Annual ZooZoom
Sacramento Zoo Hosts Run in Land Park
What: Sacramento Zoo will host the 32ndannual ZooZoom; a 5K walk/run, 10K run, and kids’ fun run. The whole family can try to run as fast as a roadrunner while raising funds for the Sacramento Zoological Society.
When: Sunday, April 15th, from 7:00 am to noon.
Where: Sacramento Zoo, 3930 West Land Park Drive, in William Land Park.
You and your family can experience one of the most unique runs through William Land Park, at the 32nd annual ZooZoom, Sunday, April 15th from 7:00 am until noon. Sponsored by Fleet Feet and Coca Cola the event will include a 5K walk/run, 10K run or kids’ fun runs. Lace up your running shoes and prepare for a scenic tree-lined course that begins in front of the Sacramento Zoo and finishes inside the Zoo.
For 32 years, ZooZoom has been a favorite of area runners, walkers and their families. Kids ages 3 to 12 can participate in the Saucony “Run for Good” fun runs; from the 220 yard dash to the one–mile run, there is an event for every age group. With support from Saucony, Fleet Feet will award at least $2,000 in grants to schools that have the greatest number of participants and the highest percentage of kids entering the event. Contact Fleet Feet for more information about the “Run for Good” grant opportunities.
For registration and information, please visit www.sacramentozoozoom.com. Participation includes a ZooZoom t-shirt, refreshments for runners, plus free admission to the Zoo on race day for the runners and their immediate family (limit 4 people). All proceeds from the event benefit the Sacramento Zoological Society. Bring your entire family to ZooZoom!.
Sacramento Zoo – Celebrating 85 years!
Open since 1927, the Sacramento Zoo is home to more than 500 native, rare and endangered animals and is one of over 200 accredited institutions of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Located near the corner of Land Park Drive and Sutterville Road in William Land Park, the Zoo is wholly managed by the non-profit Sacramento Zoological Society. This Sacramento treasure inspires conservation awareness through education and recreation. Open daily from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, general admission is $11.25; children ages 2-11 are $7.25 and one and under are admitted free. Parking is free throughout the park or ride Regional Transit bus #6. For information, call 916-808-5888 or visit saczoo.org.
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