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Run/Walk for the Penguins
October 19, 2019 @ 7:30 am - 12:00 pm
Stretch those hamstrings, lace up your sneaks and get your GPS watch ready for the 13th Annual Run/Walk for the Penguins fundracer!
13th Annual Run/Walk for the Penguins
October 19, 2019
Race Starts at 9am
Choose from a challenging 5K run or a leisurely 2 mile walk where every step helps to affect change. There is even a special race for little runners in training! Thank you to Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center for supporting the Penguin Run.
NOT much of a runner? No problem!
We invite you to create a FREE fundraising page today and start challenging family and friends to donate. Top fundraisers even enjoy special prizes unique to our Run/Walk for the Penguins event.
Put your best foot forward! Come out on race day and join us in our efforts to help protect and SAVE the endangered African penguin.
- Enjoy post-race refreshments
- Waddle in to penguin photo opps
- Meet Mystic Aquarium’s African penguin care team
- Snap a selfie with Petey the Penguin
- Win prizes as a race category winner
- This year we’re excited to share that our friends at Mystic Ambulance and Stonington Police will be stopping by with vehicles for a Touch A Truck!
Plus, all race participants receive complimentary admission to the Aquarium