Saturday, March 04, 20179:00 am CST
500 E Ringgold St
Brownsville, Texas 78520

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

              9:15 a.m.  - 5K Start


**ALL Runners are REQUIRED to wear their official race bib AND race entry bracelet in order to enter the zoo portion of the route.  Runners without a bib AND bracelet will be stopped from entering the zoo thru the event gate.   Race bibs and race entry bracelet 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.


Late Packet Pick-Up  

Saturday, March 4th,(7:30 A.M. - 8:30 A.M.)

Harlingen Area:      Wednesday, March 1st:  5:00 - 6:30 p.m. 

                                    Bicycle World, 1113 S. 77 Sunshine Strip

                                    Harlingen, Texas


Brownsville Area:  Friday, March 3rd:   5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

                                    DICK'S Sporting Goods

                                    Sunrise Mall 

                                    Brownsville, 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.