Race Information

Date:  Sunday, March 2022                                                                                                      

Place:  Gladys Porter Zoo


Time:   9:00 a.m.  - 1 Mile Start                                            


              9:15 a.m.  - 5K Start


**ALL Runners are REQUIRED to wear their official race bib  in order to enter the zoo portion of the route.  Runners without a bib will be stopped from entering the zoo thru the event gate.   Race bibs will be distributed at packet pick-up.  Both the 1 Mile and 5K Run are point-to-point runs and will finish inside Gladys Porter Zoo.


Race Day Packet Pick-Up  

Sunday, March TBA

(7:00 A.M. - 8:45 A.M.)


Pre-Race Packet Pickup

 Saturday, March TBA

12 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.


 Brownsville, Texas

Friday, March TBA

2 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.


Harlingen, Texas                                 

Ocelot Conservation Festival & Finish Line

FINISHER MEDAL:  Both the 1 Mile and 5K Run will FINISH inside Gladys Porter Zoo at the Ocelot Conservation Festival.  ALL registered runners with both an event race bib AND race entry bracelet will receive a custom finisher medal.  ONLY 1 medal per runner and must cross the finish line to receive.  

No medals will be mailed.  No exceptions. (THIS IS A NON-TIMED EVENT)


OCELOT CONSERVATION FESTIVAL: The Ocelot Conservation Festival is an annual festival hosted by the Friends of Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge.  The Cincinnati Zoo brings Sihil, a beautiful ocelot that does a great job of displaying the species' agility and strength in several programs held during the one-day festival. In addition to the ocelot show, there are many other exciting and educational programs.



Race Routes   (subject to change)




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