conjunction with the Cabin Fever Weekend activities of
Not Monkeyin’ Around Day, the Toledo Zoo is hosting the
Go Ape Fun Run on Saturday, February 23, 2019. There will be
two runs, a ˝ mile route for pre-k to grade 3 and a mile route
for 4th – 6th graders. The ˝ mile run
begins at 9:15 a.m. and is $3/runner. The mile run begins at
9:30 a.m. and costs $5/runner.
both runs will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Aquarium. Both routes
are outdoors and contained within Zoo grounds. A course map is
Runs will NOT be timed as this is simply an opportunity to blow
off some pent up winter energy. Teams and individuals welcome.
All runners will receive a participation ribbon and hot
chocolate and a snack will be provided.
The rest of the day’s activities, include:
Go Wild Fun Run
All Day Coloring Sheets,
Craft, Barrel of Monkeys Games
10:30 a.m. Gorilla Enrichment
11:30 a.m. Story time in Great
Apes Interpretative Area
11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Ice Carving
Demonstration- Main Plaza
12:15 p.m. Growing Bananas &
Other Fruit for Apes Talk
1 p.m. Orangutan
2:30 p.m. Primate Forest Feeds
one parent/guardian will be admitted into the Zoo for the
child’s price to participate only ($3 or $5 depending on age
group). Cheering sections will receive half-price Zoo admission.
to learn more & sign up.