Thursday, August 5: Franklin Park Zoo will close at 2:30 p.m. for a private event. Boston Lights will open at 8:00 p.m. Please plan your visit accordingly!

• Please review our current Health & Safety Updates (FPZ and SZ) before your visit.
• Non-Members: Online reservations are required for admission tickets.
• Members: Advance reservations for daytime admission are not required.

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Run Wild Virtual 5K Series

July and October 2021

Run wild with Zoo New England's first virtual 5K series! Join the pack and set out for a run, walk, or stroll on a route of your choosing.

Register to run!

 

Dates:

  • Run Wilder Virtual 5K & 10K – July 2021 
  • Run Wildest Virtual 5K, 10K, Half Marathon – October 2021 (Registration opens August 1)

Registration Cost:

  • Option 1: Run Wild Individual Race - $30
  • Option 2: Run Wild Virtual 5K Series - $55

The first 100 registrants will receive a custom Run Wild face mask (shown here)! Be sure to customize your downloadable race bib and take a photo with your finisher certificate to share on social media using the hashtag #ZNERunWild!

Go the extra mile and become a Champion for the Zoo with a personalized fundraising page. Ready, set, go!


By becoming a Champion, you can help raise much needed funds for your Zoos! Champions receive a one-year individual membership to our young professionals group, The Wild Things, and the top three fundraisers will win a behind-the-scenes tour! Create a personalized fundraising page to share your story and set a goal. Your support makes a difference in the lives of the animals that call our Zoos home. Sign up to be a Champion on the Registration page.