Angel Safari 5K Run through the Zoo

Event Date

Sat, Oct 11, 2014


Louisville, KY

About This Activity

Timed 5K Run

Our unique course travels three times through the twists and turns of the Zoo, allowing the runner to enjoy a brisk autumn 5K run in the beautiful surroundings. Stay after the run to enjoy some free coffee and pastries and to hear the announcements of our race winners.

Kid's Fun Run

After the main 5K race, we will have an untimed "Fun Run" for children 5-15, which includes one loop through the Zoo. Prizes will be given out to our winners. The $25 fee includes an event t-shirt, food and admission to the Zoo for the day.


Not a runner but want to cheer one on? We welcome you to join us as well! Spectators have two options- $25 admission includes an event t-shirt and admission to the Zoo. $20 does NOT include a t-shirt and does include admission. Come join us in support of our unique school and cheer on our runners!

T-Shirts, Food and More

All pre-registrant runners will receive a quality short-sleeve dri-weave performance race shirt for the event and zoo entrance. Also, we like to treat our guests well- drinks, fruit, pastries, pizza and more will be available for free for all race participants and spectators.

Ticket and T-shirt Pick Up

Please pick up your race packet at Fleet Feet at 2239 Taylorsville Road (at Bardstown Road intersection) on Friday, October 10th, from 11am-1pm or 4pm-7pm. Packets will also be available the morning of the event!


We have a wide range of award categories including top overall male and female; top male and female in the following age groups: 14 and under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over. Trophies and gift cards are given out for top overall male and female runner. Prizes for top runners in all categories include gift cards to places like Fleet Feet, Swag's Sports Shoes, Paul's Fruit Market, many many restaurants, Amazon, and more!

Late Registration

After Thursday, 10/9/14, registration will only be available on race day. We'll be there as early as 7:00 and registration will close at 7:45am sharp! Please be aware, we'll try to have extra t-shirts, but may run out if you register late. Credit cards will not be accepted the day of the race.

Immaculata Classical Academy is a private, independent classical liberal arts academy in the Catholic tradition which serves children in the Louisville area from pre-school through 12th grade. We are one of the only private schools in the region which incorporates children with special needs. Our mission is to provide children with a solid formation in the liberal arts in order to form them into men and women of character, virtue and holiness.



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