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Run Wild 5K

  • Dates: July 7, 2024
  • Location: Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
  • Address: 4850 West Powell Road
  • Address: Powell, OH 43065
  • Time: 8:00 AM


The inaugural Run Wild 5K presented by OhioHealth, will take runners and walkers around the Zoo before a splashing finish in the Zoombezi Bay Wild Tides wave pool.

The 2024 Run Wild 5K will be held at 8 a.m. on Sunday, July 7.

All participants will receive same-day admission to Zoombezi Bay and the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, unisex event shirt, and an official finisher’s medal.

Run for a Reason: Your participation supports projects like the new North American Center for Bison Conservation, and the new Ohio Center for Wildlife Conservation in the redeveloped North America Trek. The OCWC facility will spotlight extraordinary local conservation initiatives for species like hellbenders, plains garter snakes, burying beetles, and mussels. 

Run Wild 5K
  • 4850 West Powell Road
  • Powell, OH 43065
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  • Columbus Zoo & Aquarium