ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – The New Mexico BioPark Society’s 35th annual Run for the Zoo is back in-person May 1 after two years of being virtual. Runners can lace up their shoes and run through neighborhoods, the Bosque, and the zoo. They can pick from a 1-mile fun run up to timed half marathons and even a virtual full marathon.

The event raises money for the zoo, Aquarium, Botanical Garden, and Tingley Beach. Proceeds will also be used for conservation and education efforts in the community.


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Registration starts at $30 but will increase April 9. For more information visit Run for the Zoo’s website and Facebook page.