1020 S Morris Ave
Bloomington, IL 61701
Registration is underway for the Miller Park Zoological Society’s (MPZS) 20th annual 5k Run, 3k Walk, and Fun Run (¼ mile for children 10 and under) Zoo Stampede.
Participants will run/walk part of the route through the Zoo. Special trophies, made in part by the Zoo animals will be awarded to 5k – 1st place overall male and female, as well as 1st, 2nd, 3rd male and female in each age category.
The race route is mostly flat with a few rolling hills. The 5k starts at 10:00 am, followed by the 3k. Participants who register prior to February 27 will receive a long sleeve t-shirt. The Fun Run starts at 9:30 am, and everyone receives a medal. All Zoo Stampede participants are invited to stop back at the Zoo to visit the animals.
Stampede registration can be completed online at www.mpzs.org. Registration received by February 27 for the 5k/3k is $25.00 ($2.00 discount for LRC or MPZS members). Registration received after February 27 is $35. The Fun Run fee is $5.00.
MPZS is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the rich history of Miller Park Zoo through fundraising, education, and community outreach. For additional information, including registration, visit the web site www.mpzs.org or call MPZS at (309) 434-2243.