2017 United Run for the Zoo | Chicago

United Run for the Zoo

United Run for the Zoo
Date June 2017 (TBD)
Distance 5k, 10k
Course Type Road

Race Information

The United Run for the Zoo is one of Chicago's oldest running events, attracting children and adult athletes of all levels of ability to compete in a myriad of athletic events: Runs over 10K and 5K, a 5K fun walk and a children's obstacle course.

Proceeds benefit the Lincoln Park Zoo, the oldest zoo in the country and one of the last free public institutions in America.


Course Information

Runners follow scenic courses along the lakefront and through Lincoln Park with the finish taking them through the main zoo grounds. Trees, turns and minor inclines along the way merit runners attention.

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