Let your wild thing run free!

Come to the most exotic Running Festival on the planet! A race weekend like none other, hosted on the grounds of the world’s oldest and largest open acreage sanctuary for rescued Lions, Tigers, Bears, Wolves and more! It’s like the Serengeti, just 30 minutes from LoDo!


Stimulate your senses, challenge your limits and uncage the animal in you!

No matter what your skill level, we have a USA Track & Field Certified Course that’s ready and waiting for you! This is where the wild things are!

Presented by The Wild Animal Sanctuary, and The I-76 Corridor Economic Development Initiative

Registration is now open

A World-Class event in the most unique setting you've ever seen. Come, enjoy...

  • USA Track & Field CERTIFIED COURSES – 5K – 10K – HALF Marathon – FULL Marathon
  • Multiple LIVE Timing Stations
  • Free App To Track Your Run
  • Custom-designed Event Shirts
  • Finisher Medals
  • Results Kiosks
  • Awards Ceremony
  • LIVE Entertainment
  • Scrumptious Food
  • Gordon Biersch Beer Tapping Event
  • Arts, Crafts and Unique Vendors
  • Face Painting

STEP 1. Chose your event...
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Saturday June 7th & 
Sunday June 8TH 
Free Sanctuary Tour With Paid Registration!
The Wild Animal is a registered 501(c)(3) Charitable Nonprofit organization. We're a large acreage sanctuary for rescued exotic animals. Your donations make it possible for us to serve these majestic creatures, giving them a life of dignity. Any donation, large or small, helps the animals directly. Please consider making a contribution today.
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