STONEHAM -- Join running enthusiasts and animal lovers at the Run Wild 5K at Stone Zoo, 149 Pond St., on Saturday, Aug. 23, at 5 p.m. On-site registration opens at 4 p.m. Proceeds support the operation and continued growth of Zoo New England, its education programs and conservation initiatives.
The race begins and ends at Stone Zoo and features a mix of road and wide fire trails. An after-party (21+) will feature brews from Blue Hills Brewery, Long Trail Brewing Company, Samuel Adams and more.
Registration is available at racemenu.com/runwildstone and includes admission into the zoo. The first 300 runners will receive a T-shirt. Refer five friends and the zoo will refund 100 percent of the entry fee.
For information, visit stonezoo.org or call 617-541-LION.