Greater Cleveland 5k

Event Location:

Cleveland Metro Park Zoo-Cleveland, Ohio
The address is: 3900 Wildlife Way Cleveland, OH 44109

Event Date:

Thursday eve July 19, 2018

Event Times:

5:00-6:30: Team packet pick-up, race night registration, company gathering.
6:30-7:30: 5k run/walk
7:30-9:30: Post-race party & awards

2017 Testimonials:

“Good morning Bruce. Congratulations on a fantastic event. We had a blast. Count us as a yes for next year.”
Anna McDonough-Cozen O’Connor-CFR Greater Philadelphia

“Thank you so much for a great event! The venue, the weather and the company were all top notch. We look forward to watching this event get bigger and bigger each year. Count us in!”
Danielle Nall-Inova Fair Oaks Hospital-CFR Northern Virginia 5k

“I just wanted to let you know from the Siemens SieTurtle team that we appreciate you bringing this event to our attention. Our folks had a great time and were surprised to place twice which made the experience even
more memorable. Please keep us on your list for next year and hopefully we can round up an even bigger crew.”
Elizabeth Blatchford-Siemens-CFR Jersey Capital 5k

Event Sponsors:

coming soon

Event Charity:

coming soon

Event Staging:

The pre-race activities (packet and t-shirt pick-up, race night registration, company gathering etc) and post-race party will be staged at the Pallava Hut-Rain Forest section of the zoo which is right by the main entrance.

Race Course:

The 5k run/walk starts/finishes right by the Pallava Hut and is one loop around the beautiful and fun Cleveland Metro Parks Zoo.

Party & Catering:

The post-race party, featuring pizza, beer and more, will be catered by Aramark, the exclusive food and beverage provider at the zoo. Food vouchers, corporate catering packages and a la carte purchases will all be available. The menu will be posted soon. We will have comfortable seating for all. Our DJ will be playing music from start to finish.Our photographer will be taking team and individual photos which are free for all. Awards at 8-8:15 for fastest teams and individuals.


Plenty of free parking is available in the main zoo parking lot.

Registration Fee:


On-Line Registration Deadline:

Wednesday July 13th at 5pm

Team Payment Deadline:

Tuesday July 17th at 5pm

Race Day Registration:

Any team member who misses the on-line registration deadline can show up on race night and join his or her team as a race night registrant. All others can also register on race night. All race night entrants unaffiliated with a team can sign up as a guest of the Corporate FunRun team, thus, all runners and walkers are welcome. T-shirts are not guaranteed to race night registrants.

Team Referrals:

We love and greatly appreciate team referrals. Provide us with the contact name at a prospective company and get a $50 gift card if they register.


Event sponsorship is a great way to increase your company’s brand exposure, cultivate relationships with some of the area’s leading companies and connect with our well educated participants–all of whom live and work locally. Call or e-mail for a customized proposal.