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Throo the Zoo 5K Run/Walk 2017

May 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am

Throo the Zoo at the Louisville Zoo

Thanks to all who participated and those who cheered! Below are some highlights from the event.

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Click here for 2017 Race Results

Dash on over to the Zoo to take part in Louisville’s only road race that doesn’t just go around the Zoo but actually “Throo” the Zoo. Enjoy an early morning adventure where you watch the Zoo wake up! All of the proceeds from Throo the Zoo 5K help to support the Zoo’s mission to “better the bond between people and our planet.”

Click here to view the race map.

Advance Registration
Online registration extended through Friday, May 12 at 8 p.m. Click here for more details and in person registration information. Race fee includes a commemorative t-shirt, post-race refreshments, door prizes and FREE Zoo admission for the day.

In Person Registration & Packet Pick Up
Whole Foods Market, 4944 Shelbyville Rd, Louisville
Thursday, May 11, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Friday, May 12, 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Friday Night Flights at Whole Foods
Register and then join us from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. $7 will get guests five pours of beer and five snacks to kick off the festivities!

Costume Contest
Let your imagination run wild and dress in your favorite animal
costume! Runners with the most creative costume will receive a
prize pack from our generous sponsors.

Team Registration
Gather all your friends, family and coworkers to compete as a
team. Receive awards in various categories.

Travel Advisory
Some roadways near the Zoo are currently under construction.
For the easiest path to the Zoo, please take Newburg Rd to Trevilian Way.
To see road closures during Throo the Zoo, click here.

Click here to register!

Additional Support






 Total Body Chiropractic Logo
BC of Louisville


May 13, 2017
8:00 am - 10:00 am
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Louisville Zoo
1100 Trevilian Way
Louisville, KY 40213 United States
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