• All events will start and finish on the grounds of The Wild Animal Sanctuary! Start and Finish lines are within easy walking distance from the Sanctuary's new 48,000-square-foot Welcome Center and free on-site parking!


  • Events take place entirely on dirt and gravel courses - every runner loves them!


  • Beautiful, scenic routes weave between Lion, Tiger, Bear and other wild animal habitats!

  • Top-of-the-line tech shirt & running cap included in each paid race registration!

  • Special event shirts and hats will not be mailed - so plan to arrive early in order to pick up your shirts and hats. 

  • An incredible array of free food, beverages, and music!


  • Custom finisher medals for all ages!



  • Browse a variety of vendors at the Expo before and after your event! 



  • Free entrance to The Wild Animal Sanctuary's "Mile Into The Wild Walkway" for all paid participants on the day of their event!



  • Participation, in any event, gives you the opportunity to raise money to help the more than 500 rescued animals at the Sanctuary! Ask friends, family, neighbors, and co-workers to sponsor you in raising money for some fantastic creatures! 

Saturday, June 11th

Click on one of the following event listings to learn specific details for that event