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Wellness Works 5K Family Fun Day

Saturday, December 9

County employees and their families can participate in fun activities including rock wall, inflatables, all-day ZooMiami access and more!

The day will start with the 5K Fun Run & Walk. This race is open to all fitness levels.

You don't have to do the 5K to have fun - everyone can participate in the family activities starting at 10 a.m.

Everyone must register before the event - there will be no registration on event day.

  • Early registration is $5 and has been extended to December 8th at 5 p.m. 

If you sign up for the 5K Fun Run & Walk, your registration will also include a t-shirt. After registration ends, race packets will be available from your department's Wellness Coordinator PDF.

Use the online registration form to sign-up and pay for your tickets.

All race and special events participants are required to have a wrist band for entry into the zoo and to participate in activities. Zoo security will be checking for this wristband the day of the event.  To receive the wristband all individuals will need to register online.


12400 SW 152nd Street
Miami, Florida 33177

Entrance - Meeting Point: Camel Corner

Wellness Works 5K Fun Run or Walk

6:30 a.m. - Check-in for Run or Walk (includes Familiy Activities)

7:30 a.m. - Start 5K Fun Run or Walk

8:30 a.m. - Finish 5K Fun Run

9:00 a.m. - Awards Presentation

Family Activities

8:00 a.m. - Registration

8:30 a.m. - Zoo Miami opens for Family Activites at Camel Corner

8:30 - 11:30 a.m. - Family Activities: bounce house, mobile rock wall for climbing, face painting, games, zoo exhibit visitation, etc. 

10 a.m. -  Polynesian Dancers

Zoo Miami opens for non-racers/walkers

10:30 a.m. - Lunch (Food Trucks & Concession Stand lunches for purchase)

Noon - Family Activities close

until 5 p.m. - All Day Access to Zoo Miami

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